The Liars, who're yet another noisenik band from Nu Yawk have been confirmed as "special guests" of Sonic Youth on their forthcoming British tour in June. The noise-fests happen on the following days and these lucky (probably sold out already) places:
June 22nd Academy, Manchester
June 23rd Academy, Bristol
June 24th Shepherds Bush Empire, London
June 25th Shepherds Bush Empire, London
Liars are also at the Sean McClusky's Sonic Mook Experiment Festival this Jubilee weekend @ The ICA in London. Here's the line-up...
Saturday 1st June: The Buff Medways featuring Billy Childish, The Toes, The Beatings, Chicano and The Rebel.
Sunday 2nd June: The Parkinsons, Earl Brutus, Uberwench, Joan of Ass and Whitey.
Monday 3rd June: The Eighties Matchbox B-Line Disaster, The Libertines, Banknotes and Black Madonnas.
Tuesday 4th June (All Dayer from 3pm): Liars, McLusky The Martini Henry Rifles, Super Race, Crack Village, Starfighter X and The Rocks.
DJ's include Johnny Chandler, Kris Needs, Jo Perfect, Jerry Dammers and Monocle 78 DJ's. And apparently even more bands are set to be added! Blimey... uniform leather jacket and sunglasses are expected.