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Wild Flag New Single, UK Tour
The Quietus , January 23rd, 2012 08:18

Four-piece featuring ex-Sleater Kinney members to tour UK later this month

Wild Flag are set to release their new single 'BOOM!', the latest to be taken from last year's self-titled debut album, on January 27th. The band, featuring former members of Sleater-Kinney Carrie Brownstein and Janet Weiss, are also set to tour the UK at the end of this month. Listen to 'BOOM!' below.

  Wild Flag - Boom by Wichita Recordings

"There is an urgency and a raw vitality and an aggressiveness and rebelliousness in there," said Weiss of the album when we interviewed her last year. "We wanted to spark people's imagination, getting people to feel involved and feel like they can participate with us in the music, and that maybe they can then make music of their own and have the courage to do something that's aggressive or vital or energetic or raw." You can read the full interview here

Wild Flag's UK tour dates run as follows:

27th - Bristol, Thekla
28th - Nottingham, Rescue Rooms
29th - Leeds, Cockpit
30th - Glasgow, Oran Mor
31st - Manchester, Sound Control

1st - London, Electric Ballroom