The Rakes release their debut album Capture/Release on 15th August. It contains all the bands previous singles including their debut limited edition single 22 Grand Job.
The Rakes have just completed a tour of Japan and Europe where they played with Bloc Party. In support of the release the band will be playing the following UK dates and festivals.
Mon 8th Edinburgh Liquid Room
Tue 9th Manchester Academy 3
Wed 10th London Mean Fiddler
Thu 11th Birmingham Academy 2
Fri 26th Leeds Carling Festival NME/Radio 1 Stage
Sun 28th Reading Carling Festival NME/Radio 1 Stage
Fri 9th Isle of Wight Bestival Festival
The Rakes are Alan Donohoe on Vocals, Matthew Swinnerton on Guitar, Jamie Hornsmith on Bass, Lasse Petersen on Drums