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The Good, The Bad And The Queen Release New Track Gun To The Head, Announce New UK Shows

Monday, 05 November 2018 Written by Laura Johnson

Photo: Pennie Smith

The Good, The Bad And The Queen have dropped a new track.

Gun To The Head is the latest to be lifted from their forthcoming new album, 'Merrie Land', which was produced alongside Tony Visconti and is set to arrive on November 16.

The record marks the first time Damon Albarn, Clash bassist Paul Simonon, Verve guitarist Simon Tong and  drummer Tony Allen have teamed up since the release of their Danger Mouse-produced self-titled LP in 2007. 

The band will support the album with dates in Tynemouth and Cullercoats in late November, before heading to Blackpool, Glasgow and London, where they'll play three nights at Earth. Tickets for the December shows are already on sale, and tickets for the November dates go on sale at 9am on November 7.

Head below to check out the new single's video, which features the return of the creepy ventriloquist dummy from the clip for the record's title track, which is sure to remind you of the even creepier Teddy Perkins character from Atlanta. Gun To The Head finds Albarn's wandering narrative delivered over organs and strings, plus a wind instrument intro and the more traditional tinkling of keys.

The Good The Bad and The Queen Upcoming Tour Dates are as follows

Mon November 26 2018 - TYNEMOUTH CIU Club
Tue November 27 2018 - CULLERCOATS Crescent Club
Wed November 28 2018 - CULLERCOATS Crescent Club
Sat December 01 2018 - BLACKPOOL North Pier
Sun December 02 2018 - GLASGOW SWG3
Tue December 04 2018 - LONDON EartH (Hackney Arts Centre)
Wed December 05 2018 - LONDON EartH (Hackney Arts Centre)
Thu December 06 2018 - LONDON EartH (Hackney Arts Centre)

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