Mumford & Sons Announce Debut Album And Video Premiere

August 12, 2009 by  

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Following three limited edition 10″ EPs through Chess Club Recordings, Mumford & Sons have announced details of their eagerly anticipated debut album, and a special live event to premiere their new video.

The debut album, ?Sigh No More?, will be released through Gentlemen Of The Road/Island Records on the 5th October. The album was produced by Markus Dravs (Arcade Fire, Bjork) at Eastcote Studios in London during the Spring.

?Sigh No More? will be preceded by a new single, ?Little Lion Man? on the 28th September and Mumford & Sons have also announced a special video premiere of this new single in London on the 24th August at The Borderline.

Alongside the premiere of the video, the band will be performing an intimate live show.

Tickets are on sale now from for ?8.

Mumford & Sons will head out on a full UK tour throughout September and October to coincide with the releases:

24th August @ London, The Borderline (Little Lion Man Video Premiere + Live Performance)
12th September @ Glasgow, King Tuts
13th September @ Nottingham, Bodega
14th September @ Manchester, Ruby Lounge
15th September @ Bristol, Thekla
16th September @ London, Scala (SOLD OUT)
18th September @ Aberdeen, Caf? Drummonds
19th September @ Inverness, Loopalu
21st September @ Newcastle, The Cluny
22nd September @ Hull, Adelphi
23rd September @ Leeds, Cockpit
24th September @ Sheffield, The Plug
29th September @ Birmingham, Glee Club
30th September @ Oxford, Bullingdon
2nd October @ Norwich, Arts Centre
3rd October @ Tunbridge Wells, Forum
4th October @ Cambridge, Junction 2
6th October @ Brighton, Komedia
7th October @ Bath, Moles
8th October @ Southampton, Talking Heads