THE WILDHEARTS: 'The New Flesh' Video Posted Online
August 23, 2007
Long-running U.K. rockers THE WILDHEARTS have issued the following update:
"'The New Flesh' is due to be the next single from THE WILDHEARTS, scheduled for release October 1. The fantastic promo video is now available on YouTube and is one of the most viewed videos of the last few days!
"There's lots of touring action planned for the coming months. Firstly in September, Ginger will be stepping into Jason Ringenberg's cowboy boots and fronting GINGER AND THE SCORCHERS, with support from CJ AND THE SATELLITES and the GODDAMN WHORES. THE WILDHEARTS then play U.S. dates in New York, L.A. and San Francisco in October, before closing the year with a five-date U.K. tour supported by DAMONE."
THE WILDHEARTS' self-titled album was released on April 23 via Round Records. The CD was preceeded by a download-only single, "The Sweetest Song".
"The Wildhearts" was recorded partly at London's Strongroom Studios, partly at a country house in Ipswich, and at a haunted castle in the Midlands.
Commented mainman Ginger: "We are really proud of this album. It marks what honestly feels like a fresh start in what has been an up-and-down career for the band. Gone are the drugs and alcohol problems. There is a focus and determined spirit in the band now, which we think we have captured perfectly on this album. The melodies are still there, the big choruses are still there, but the mammoth guitar riffs are back and heavier than ever. We're excited to have you along for this fresh new stage in the ongoing legacy that is THE WILDHEARTS."
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