Enter Shikari release a new single, “Snakepit”on 20th September, via Hopeless Records. Produced by Dan Weller (Sikth, Young Guns), it will be the first taste of the band’s as yet untitled album, due out early 2012, and comes ahead of the band’s forthcoming UK tour, which kicks off in Norwich on 5 October and finishes with two nights at London’s Electric Ballroom on 19/20 October.
Label-mates We Are The In Crowd release their new single, “On Your Own”, on September 13th. It’s taken from their forthcoming album “Best Intentions”, which is out on 4th October. WATIC tour the UK with All Time Low and The Maine early in 2012, starting at Belfast’s Ulster Hall on 12 January and finishing at the Hammersmith Apollo on 3 February.
Full tour dates for both bands are available from www.hopelessrecords.com/tours
Meanwhile, Ohio quintet City Lights release ‘In It To Win It’, their first album for inVogue Records – the label founded last year by Before Their Eyes front man Nick Moore – on 8th November. It is preceded by a single, ‘Please Let Me Know’, out on 20th September.
Minneapolis duo Koo Koo Kanga Roo have just released their new EP, ‘Midnight Slushie’, on a ‘pay what you want’ deal through their website. Koo Koo Kanga Roo’s new single ‘Ninja Training, featuring Justin Pierre of Motion City Soundtrack, is also now available as a free download here, where the EP is also streaming in its entirety. A video for the track can be seen here.