90’s cult band Teenage Fanclub have announced their comeback with new dates, festival appearances, and vinyl reissues. They have announced details of the vinyl re-release of five of their classic Creation Records albums – Bandwagonesque, Thirteen, Grand Prix, Songs From Northern Britain and Howdy!
The reissues are available from Friday 10th August through Sony Music and each album was remastered for the first time from their original tapes in Abbey Road under the guidance of the band, Norman Blake, Gerard Love, and Raymond McGinley. They will also come with rare 7” singles which will feature two tracks.
Additionally, the band have announced details of very special three-night runs of shows in Glasgow, Manchester, Birmingham and London where they will be playing songs from different eras on each night, these will include songs never previously performed live by the band – a limited number of ‘season tickets’ for entry to all three gigs will be available in each city.
The ‘Songs From Teenage Fanclub’ tour will see them play songs from 91-93 on ‘Night 1’, from 94-97 on ‘Night 2’ and from 98-00 on ‘Night 3’. Tickets go on sale on April 27th.
The band will also play a few festivals including Greenman this summer.
The full list of dates is as follows:
Oct 28 / 29 / 30 – Glasgow, ABC
Nov 05 / 06 / 07 – Manchester, Academy 3
Nov 09 / 10 / 11 – Birmingham, Institute
Nov 13 / 14 / 15 – London, Electric Ballroom
For more info, visit: www.teenagefanclub.com
Image courtesy of Carry On Press.