Oh hi there, Straight Lines. It's been a while. What's that? You're going to open up Sonisphere 2014 with some serious moves? Oh, go on then. To see what we made of their set, head over to Friday's live updates page.
You've heard the EP, now watch the video.
The Welsh boyos are back, with this little beast of an EP.
Thought they'd disappeared? WELL THEY'RE BACK!
Highlights from the Big Deal Stage at this weekend's Radstock festival in Liverpool. All shots by Justine Trickett
Straight Lines post their new video for 'Escapology', the title track of their new EP out today on Xtra Mile Recordings.
A live version of 'Say It For Your Sake' accompanies new single 'Ring The Bells', come have a listen!
Straight Lines are hitting the road today for a pretty solid tour, and to get us all hot under the collar, they've pieced together a rather excellent video, comprising footage of their lives on the road over the loast few years. OH, and it's soundtracked by an absolutely gorgeous acoustic rendition of their track 'Ring The Bells'!
Give it a watch below...
Now wasn't that just great? Yeah, we thought so too.
Go tell the guys how much you loved it in person on one of the following dates:
The band's killer second album 'Freaks Like Us' is out now through Xtra Mile.
Having had a pretty solid release week for their second (and brilliant) album 'Freaks Like Us', Welsh rockers Straight Lines have today announced details of a headline tour for the Autumn. Here dem dates:
21 - LEICESTER Soundhouse
22 - HULL Fruit Space
23 - CARLISLE Brickyard
24 - GLASGOW King Tuts
25 - NEWCASTLE Academy II
27 - MANCHESTER Sound Countrol
28 - LEEDS Cockpit III
29 - NOTTINGHAM Red Room
30 - DERBY Vic
01 - BIRMINGHAM Rainbow
A gallery of images from the Straight Lines album launch show at London's Macbeth on Monday!
Stellar sophomore release from Straight Lines. Get this. Get this now.
If you hadn’t noticed, we bloody love ourselves a bit of Straight Lines.
And so, it gives us great pleasure to be able to stream the band’s brilliant new album ‘Freaks Like Us’ exclusively on the website ahead of its release on Monday.
Get stuck in with the Soundcloud widget below, and while you’re doing that, point your browser over to one of the handy links listed here to pre-order your copy:
The boyos also have a very special album release show lined up for Monday at London’s Macbeth, with support coming from Exit_International and Joia. Oh, and it’s TOTALLY FUCKING FREE! Get your tits over to the Facebook Event page for full deets.
A band's eye view of what went in to the new Straight Lines video for 'Half Gone'!
We debuted the track online last week, now here's the video...
It's Friday night and we're streaming a track called 'Half Gone', how (potentially) apt.
Welsh rockers Straight Lines have announced they've been added to Funeral For A Friend's headline tour this October. Be sure to catch them at one of the following dates:
23 - WOLVERHAMPTON Civic Hall
24 - GLASGOW QMU
25 - NEWCASTLE Academy
27 - NOTTINGHAM Rock City
28 - MANCHESTER Academy
29 - BRISTOL Academy
30 - LONDON Roundhouse
And in a Straight Lines news double-whammy, the band have released their new video for 'Freaks Like Us' online. Have a watch below!
Band give us a first listen to 'Freaks Like Us' as they start a Summer of shows!
Album number two gets started as album one streams on the band's website for all to hear!