News - June 16, 2015

Frank Turner announces new album Positive Songs For Negative People and massive UK tour
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Frank Turner announces new album Positive Songs For Negative People and massive UK tour

Frank Turner has announced that he will release his new album Positive Songs For Negative People in August. 

The album, which is Turner's sixth as a solo artist and the follow-up to 2013's Tape Deck Heart (which you can preview on the right-hand side of the page), will be released on August 7th and has been previewed by new single 'The Next Storm', which you can hear by scrolling down to the bottom of the page and clicking. 

Produced by Butch Walker, the album contains a total of 12 tracks, including the previously unveiled 'Get Better'. Deluxe editions of the album will come with a bonus disc complete with 10 acoustic versions of tracks on the record. You can see the album's artwork below:

Speaking about the album, Turner said: "I feel like this album is my definitive statement, a summation of the first five records."

The tracklisting for Positive Songs For Negative People is as follows:

'The Angel Islington'
'Get Better'
'The Next Storm'
'The Opening Act Of Spring'
'Glorious You'
'Out Of Breath'
'Love Forty Down'
'Silent Key'
'Song For Josh'


Frank Turner will take Positive Songs For Negative People out for a full UK tour in November.

The singer will play 11 shows on the tour, starting on November 5th at Llandudno's Cymru Arena and running until November 26th when he headlines a huge show at London's Alexandra Palace. 

The tour also calls at venues in Southampton, Falmouth, Newcastle, Glasgow, Nottingham, Sheffield, Birmingham, Bristol and Manchester.

Tickets for the tour will go onsale on Friday (June 19th) at 9am. Click here to find out full ticket details. 


Frank Turner will play:

Llandudno Venue Cymru Arena (November 5)
Southampton Guildhall (6)
Falmouth Princess Pavillion (9)
Glasgow Barrowlands (13)
Newcastle University (14)
Nottingham Rock City (15)
O2 Academy Birmingham (18)
O2 Academy Sheffield (19)
Bristol Colston Hall (21)
Manchester Academy (23)
London Alexandra Palace (26)

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