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Blood Red Shoes Continue To Tease 'Get Tragic' With New Song Howl

Tuesday, 20 November 2018 Written by Laura Johnson

Blood Red Shoes have unveiled a new track.

Howl is taken from 'Get Tragic', their fifth LP, which is due out on January 25, with a UK run of dates set to begin the following day and a European tour lined up in February.

The duo will also play the Camden Assembly in London and a hometown show at Brighton's Sticky Mike's in December, giving them a chance to introduce their new live line up, including producer Clarence Clarity and Hannah Thurlow from the band 2:54. 

The new song sees the band out of their comfort zone, incorporating '80s-style synths with their alternative-rock roots to make for a more pop-influenced and danceable track. Guitarist and vocalist Laura-Mary Carter said

“I wrote this in my mum’s kitchen, it’s about realising that everything in life you have to take charge of yourself and not wait around for someone else to do it. When we worked on it we were partying to a lot of 80s Prince and Janet Jackson, and I can hear that influence on it, definitely very new territory for us!” 

Blood Red Shoes Upcoming Tour Dates are as follows

Fri December 07 2018 - LONDON Camden Assembly
Tue December 11 2018 - BRIGHTON Sticky Mike's Frog Bar
Sat January 26 2019 - LONDON Borderline
Wed January 30 2019 - MANCHESTER Soup Kitchen
Thu January 31 2019 - GLASGOW Stereo
Sat February 02 2019 - BRUSSELS Rotonde (Belgium)
Sun February 03 2019 - GRONINGEN Vera (Netherlands)
Mon February 04 2019 - HAMBURG Molotow (Germany)
Tue February 05 2019 - BERLIN Privatclub (Germany)
Wed February 06 2019 - AMSTERDAM Sugar Factory (Netherlands)
Fri February 08 2019 - PARIS Point FMR (France)

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