Wakefield band The Cribs have released details of their forthcoming fifth studio album.
Due out on May 7, the album will be called In The Belly Of The Brazen Bull and will see the band return to a three-piece following the departure of former Smiths guitarist Johnny Marr last year.
The band recorded the majority of the album in New York with MGMT and Flaming Lips producer David Fridmann.
The Cribs have also announced a tour to promote In The Belly Of The Brazen Bull in May, which will follow on from three intimate dates they have in February and March which will see them preview the album for the first time.
The Cribs tour dates:
Feb 28 – London ULU
Mar 1 – Edinburgh Liquid Rooms
Mar 3 – Leeds Metropolitan University
May – 7 Nottingham Rock City
May 8 – London Troxy
May 9 – Bristol O2 Academy
May 11 – Glasgow Barrowlands
May 12 – Manchester Academy
May 13 – Eastbourne Winter Gardens