The Shins announce UK dates

They also prepare a new single release

The Shins have announced a small number of UK dates for November.

The group, led by James Mercer, will play in London, Glasgow and Manchester in support of their album ‘Wincing The Night Away’.

A new single from the album, ‘Sealegs’, is also set to be released on December 3.


The single, available on limited edition seven-inch and download, also features a cover of The Magnetic Fields‘Strange Power’.

The first 500 seven-inch discs are signed by the band.

The Shins will call at:

London Hammersmith Apollo (November 7)

Manchester Academy (8)

Glasgow Barrowlands (9)


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