The Futureheads to self-release 'This Is Not The World' + watch video, tour dates

The Futureheads

The UK post-punk outfit The Futureheads are back, but this time without a major label. 'This Is Not The World' will be released this Spring on NUL Recordings. They're releasing this one themselves.

Check out their open letter to fans video about doing it on their own.

You can get your first taste of the record with the single "The Beginning Of A Twist" on their Myspace page, which dropped on March 10th in the UK with a #20 placing in the Top 20 chart.

The physical single in the UK is available as two vinyls and one cd, along with the download-able version and 10 live versions of the song recorded at different cities on their most recent tour. 'This Is Not The World' will release in the US May 2008.

Watch The Futureheads - 'The Beginning Of A Twist' video:

Stay tuned for more news on release dates, contests, videos, and tour dates from The Futureheads. Also be sure to check them out on the MTV Spanking New Tour along side CSS and MGMT:

May 5th, 2008 - Cardiff Great Hall
May 6th, 2008 - Glasgow ABC
May 7th, 2008 - The Academy, Dublin

Tickets to the shows went on sale on Friday 7th March, 2008 from

The Futureheads 2008 tour dates:

Dates could be added or changed! Go to The Futureheads Official Website for the latest tour dates and information.

20 March 2008 Brixton Academy (XFM Big Night Out) London
21 March 2008 Athena, Leicester
26 March 2008 DJ Set @ Wireless, Liverpool
29 March 2008 Palladium Rockpalast, Cologne
2 April 2008 Cologne Live Music Hall, Cologne
3 April 2008 Postbahnhof, Berlin
4 April 2008 Backstage, Munich
5 April 2008 Schlachthof, Wiesbaden
6 April 2008 Markthalle, Hamburg
5 May 2008 Great Hall (MTV Spanking New Tour w/ CSS & MGMT), Cardiff
6 May 2008 ABC (MTV Spanking New Tour w/ CSS & MGMT), Glasgow
7 May 2008 The Academy (MTV Spanking New Tour w/ CSS & MGMT), Dublin
23 May 2008 Moshulu, Aberdeen
24 May 2008 Fat Sams, Dundee
25 May 2008 Leadmill, Sheffield
26 May 2008 Academy 2, Manchester
28 May 2008 Kasbah, Coventry
29 May 2008 Electric Ballroom, London
30 May 2008 Chinnery's, Southend
1 June 2008 Junction, Cambridge
2 June 2008 Buttermarket, Shrewsbury
3 June 2008 Rescue Rooms, Nottingham
6 June 2008 Rock Am Ring, Nurburgring
7 June 2008 Rock Im Ring, Nurnberg
16 August 2008 V Festival (Hylands Park), Chelmsford
17 August 2008 V Festival (Weston Park), Staffordshire

The Futureheads on Myspace
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