The Cardiacs return with new single and tour

Indie veterans plot return with first new music since 1999

The Cardiacs are set to return with new material and a series of UK dates.

The band plan to release their first studio album since 1999’s ’Guns’ early next year, but will kick things off with their new single, ’Ditzy Scene’, on November 5.

The band will then hit the road, playing the following dates:

Brighton Old Market (November 12)

Oxford Carling Academy(13)

Bristol Thekla Social (14)

Nottingham Rescue Rooms (15)

London Astoria (16)

Stoke-On-Trent Sugarmill (20)

Manchester Academy 3 (21)

Portsmouth Wedgewood Rooms (22)

Cardiff Clwb Ifor Bach (23)

Leeds Woodhouse Liberal Club (24)

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