Roddy Woomble releases a new single ‘Everyday Sun’.
Available to stream and download, it’s the title track of a forthcoming EP, which will appear on limited edition vinyl and CD.
The new material from the Idlewild frontman was written alongside frequent collaborator and bandmate Andrew Mitchell, and recorded in the latter’s Dundee studio.
“I greatly enjoyed both of Andrew’s instrumental solo albums (under his Andrew Wasylyk moniker),” Woomble says of the new songs, “and really liked the idea of trying to read some of my words over his compositions.”
“Andrew would send over ideas, essentially basic beats, and Roddy would construct lyrics around them.
“It was interesting just to have an electronic drumbeat to base my words around,” he adds.
Woomble also has a UK tour planned for later in spring:
26th March – Lerwick, Shetland, The String
28th March – Arbroath, Webster Memorial Theatre
29th March – Paisley, Arts Centre
30th March – Chester, St Mary’s Creative Space
31st March – Coventry, The Tin Music & ARts
1st April – Cardiff, Clwb Ifor Bach
2nd April – Winchester, The Railway Inn
3rd April – Reading, South Street Arts Centre
4th April – Brighton, Komedia Studio
5th April – Guildford, The Boileroom
7th April – Sheffield, Greystones
8th April – Middlesbrough, Town Hall
9th April – Saltaire, The Salt Factory
10th April – Irvine, Harbour Arts Centre
11th April – Castle Douglas, Catstrand Arts Centre
6th May – London, Moth Club
24 July – Topcliffe, Deer Shed Festival
More at http://roddywoomble.net