Alt-rock three-piece Johnny Foreigner continue their recent stint of insatiable productivity by announcing full details of their November / December tour with support from Alcopop! labelmates Stagecoach.
The label will be releasing a limited split 7” by the bands to coincide with the tour. They will contain both an original and exclusive track by each and then a cover of the other band as an additional B-side.
We host the opening night of the tour in Reading.
The full up is Johnny Foreigner www.myspace.com/johnnyforeigner + Stagecoach www.myspace.com/stagecoachuk + The Neat www.myspace.com/uptheneat + DJs DoubleDotDash!? + Kevin Douch (Big Scary Monsters record label).
Entry is 16 +
Tickets are £7 and available from
Johnny Foreigner have also revealed the full, and lengthy, name of their new mini-album, available on 12", CD and digitally, which is due out in November:
“you thought you saw a shooting star but yr eyes were blurred with tears and that lighthouse can be pretty deceiving with the sky so clear and sea so calm”
The six track EP will contain the following songs:
1. the wind and the weathervanes
2. who needs comment boxes when you've got knives
3. elegy for post teenage living parts 1 and 2
4. robert scargill takes the prize
5. harriet, by proxy
6. yr loved
In the spirit of all things DIY, each and every record will have unique artwork and they need your help to put them together. Take a look at their website to learn more about how you, a camera and your innate ability to post letters could help craft one of these:
The band are currently on a tour of the US and Canada with Los Campesinos!
We hope to see you down the front.