After a triumphant festival season which has seen Public Service Broadcasting playing to packed stages and tents across the UK, the duo return this Autumn with single “Night Mail”, the stand-out track from their critically-acclaimed debut album “Inform – Educate – Entertain”.
As well as the new single the band have also confirmed that a DVD edition of the album will be released on the same day, November 4th 2013. Forming the backbone of “Inform – Educate – Entertain The DVD” are original films edited by the band and their collaborators for each track of the album. Previously these films were only screened when the duo played live, but after many fan requests, and a few cryptic hints, the band have now confirmed the release of their video material.
The DVD also features numerous extras, including short films shot on the road with the band, live at Village Underground in London, and in conversation with Time Out at the BFI’s head office, amongst others, plus an insightful audio commentary from J. Willgoose, Esq who talks through the ideas and stories which lie behind each track.
And there’s more news…
To accompany both the single and the DVD release the band take to the road for a full tour of the UK & Ireland in November 2013. In addition to these dates the band will also tour with the Manic Street Preachers in September.
The tour dates are…
4 Nov – The Lemon Tree, Aberdeen
5 Nov – Oran Mor, Glasgow
6 Nov – The Picture House, Edinburgh
7 Nov – Academy 2, Manchester
8 Nov – Warehouse 34, Newcastle
9 Nov – The Leadmill, Sheffield
11 Nov – Stylus, Leeds
12 Nov – Library, Birmingham
13 Nov – Rescue Rooms, Nottingham
14 Nov – Sugarmill, Stoke on Trent
15 Nov – Stiff Kitten, Belfast
16 Nov – Button Factory, Dublin
18 Nov – Junction, Cambridge
20 Nov – The Forum, London
21 Nov – Globe, Cardiff
25 Nov – East Village Arts Club, Liverpool
26 Nov – Anson Rooms, Bristol
27 Nov – Concorde 2, Brighton
28 Nov – The Brook, Southampton