TUNE PINS - Aggrophobe (feat. Iggy Pop)
ANNOUNCE NEW SINGLE ‘AGGROPHOBE’ FEATURING IGGY POP
LIMITED EDITION 7” VINYL AVAILABLE TO PRE-ORDER NOW
APRIL 2017 TOUR ON SALE
“Noise, power and melody; you can hear the ambition of a band on the brink of a major breakthrough” Q
“Terrific songwriting - a confident step forward” The Observer
“The confident sound of a band exploring and developing” The Quietus
Manchester all-female five-piece PINS have announced new single Aggrophobe, which will be the debut release from their forthcoming EP, and features a guest vocal from the legendary Iggy Pop.
The band also recently announced a UK tour in April 2017, which will commence in Cardiff on Monday 10th and culminate in a hometown show in Manchester on Saturday 22nd.
Following the release of their acclaimed second album Wild Nights last year, PINS have been back in the studio and will be releasing a brand new EP soon. The debut track from the EP will be Aggrophobe featuring Iggy Pop. He says;
"I've got a session with a bunch of girls from Manchester called PINS. They sent me a good song and they're looking for a narration in it, and I liked their music and their picture, so I'm doing that."
The single is being released as a limited edition 7” yellow vinyl, numbered and signed by the band, with a B-side remix by fellow Mancunians Bernard & Edith. It can be pre-ordered from – Aggrophobe 7" – and only 50 copies remain left to purchase.
The last two years have seen packed out touring schedules for the band, supporting the likes of Sleater-Kinney, Drenge, The Subways, Best Coast and most recently Honeyblood, aswell as perform their own headline gigs and shows at festivals including SXSW and Secret Garden Party. They have just announced a UK tour in April and tickets are on sale now. Full April tour dates are as follows:
Mon 10th Cardiff The Moon Club
Tues 11th Brighton Rialto
Wed 12th Oxford The Bullingdon
Thurs 13th Norwich Arts Centre
Fri 14th Glasgow Broadcast
Sat 15th Edinburgh Sneaky Pete’s
Mon 17th Newcastle Cluny 2
Tues 18th Leeds Headrow House
Wed 19th London Moth Club
Thurs 20th Bedford Esquires
Fri 21st Leicester The Cookie
Sat 22nd Manchester White Hotel
PINS are Faith Vern (vocals/guitar), Anna Donigan (bass), Lois Macdonald (guitar), Sophie Galpin (drums) and Kyoko Swan (keys, guitar).