The Vaccines give away free EP and announce tiny London show

Band will headline the UK capital's Sebright Arms tonight (June 22)

The Vaccines have offered up a new free live EP for download.

The EP, which was recorded live earlier this year during the band’s show at Brighton Centre, contains three tracks in total. They are recent single ‘Tiger Blood’, live favourite ‘Wreckin’ Bar (Ra Ra Ra)’ and their cover of R.Stevie Moore’s ‘Why Should I Love You’. You can download the EP from

The band have also announced an intimate London show for tonight (June 22) to warm-up for their numerous festival appearances, including this weekend’s slot at the Isle Of Wight Festival. The gig takes place at the Sebright Arms and Frankie And The Heartstrings will provide support.


The band wrote: “We’ll be playing a gig at the Sebright Arms in East London tomorrow night with support from Frankie And The Heartstrings. It’s £5 so please come along and party with us. First come, first served.”

The Vaccines’ release their second album ‘The Vaccines Come Of Age’ on September 3. The album has been produced by Ethan Johns, who has previously worked on albums by the likes of Kings Of Leon, Laura Marling and Tom Jones. You can also read NME‘s review of the album’s lead-off single’No Hope’ now at NME.COM.

To read a full interview with the band about the making of ‘The Vaccines Come Of Age’, pick up the new issue of NME, which is on newsstands now or available digitally.

The tracklisting for ‘Live In Brighton’ is as follows:

‘Tiger Blood’
‘Why Should I Love You’
‘Wreckin’ Bar (Ra Ra Ra)’

The Vaccines are also playing at this year’s T In The Park, which is taking place July 6-8 in Balado Park, Kinross. To check the availability of T In The Park 2012 tickets and get all the latest listings, go to NME.COM/TICKETS now, or call 0871 230 1094.