21st June – Insider Festival
23rd June – Oran Mor all day festival, Glasgow (WEF Closing party)
25th June – Tunnels, Aberdeen w/ The Music Tapes
26th June – Hootenanny, Inverness w/ The Music Tapes
27th June – Voodoo Rooms, Edinburgh w/ The Music Tapes
20th July – Tiree Music Festival
3rd August – Belladrum Festival
10th August – Black Isle Showground, Inverness w/ Runrig
14th August – Electric Circus, Edinburgh Fringe
17th August – Corran Halls, Oban
24th August – Doune the Rabbit Hole
Glasgow Folk Rock quintet Washington Irving will release ‘Palomides : Volume 1′ on April 22nd, with the second half of the 2-part album dropping later this year.
Here’s the lead-single ‘Wandering Wits’
Having toured the country with Frightened Rabbit in February, the band will be embarking on a headline tour of their own this month.
24th April – Leeds Brudenell Social Club
25th April – London The Garage
26th April – Chester Telford Warehouse
28th April – Manchester The Castle
29th April – Sheffield The Greystones
30th April – Glasgow King Tut’s Wah Wah Hut
5th May – Middlesbrough Westgarth Social Club
Five-piece folk rock outfit from Glasgow who are lined up for a Celtic Connections appearance in January of 2013 and SXSW later in the next year as well as touring with the mighty Frightened Rabbit, the band cite Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds, Neutral Milk Hotel and Arcade Fire as influences – look and listen.