Scouting For Girls Announce New Album, Single & Tour
Two years after officially marking a decade since the release of Scouting For Girls’ unstoppable million-selling eponymous self-titled debut album, the band are excited to announce the release of a brand new album ‘The Trouble With Boys’, consisting of unmistakable pop anthems set to have fans all over the world singing along in unison – set for release September 20th through Sony Music.
The first single from the upbeat, fun and infectious new album is the satisfyingly catchy summer anthem ‘Grown Up’, which is out now. Fans can grab a sneak peak and enjoy a taste of what’s to come by watching the teaser video here.
Scouting For Girls commented; “We are so excited to release The Trouble with Boys, our first studio album in four years. We’re really proud of it and genuinely feel it’s our best collection of songs since our debut. Both albums really benefited from the extra time and care we spent writing and recording them. I can’t wait for people to hear it.”
The band have also announced a mammoth headline tour for Winter 2019. ‘The Trouble With Boys’ tour will see the band play legendary venues such as London Shepherds Bush Empire and Manchester Albert Hall. During their last tour in 2017, Scouting For Girls played to more people than they’ve ever played to before, celebrating their 2007 debut album that went on to become triple platinum Number 1 and birthed the generation-bridging anthems of ‘She’s So Lovely’, ‘Elvis Aint Dead’ and ‘Heartbeat’.
Scouting For Girls added; “Touring is our very favourite aspect of being in this band. Our 2017 anniversary tour was so incredible that we’re pulling out all the stops to beat it. We’ve got a handful of new tunes, some old fan favourites we haven’t played for years plus all the big singles. We can’t wait.”
As well as announcing a headline tour for later this year, Scouting For Girls who are Roy Stride, Greg Churchouse and Pete Ellard are also playing an extensive list of Summer Festivals. See full live dates for 2019 below. Tickets for the headline tour go on sale July 19th here.
Throughout Scouting For Girls’ immensely successful career they’ve sold over 1.5 million albums, two million singles, had four Brit Award nominations, an Ivor Novello nomination, had four top ten singles, sold-out Wembley Arena, The Royal Albert Hall and most recently sold-out The London Palladium and had a series of hit singles all of which were inescapable radio smashes. Scouting For Girls continue to prove they are unstoppable.
SUMMER FESTIVAL SCHEDULE
26th July – Sunderland International Airshow
27th July – Chiddfest
2nd August – Inverleith Park
3rd August – Tunes In The Castle
10th August – Shrewsbury Flower Show
16th August – Thirsk Racecourse
17th August – De Montfort Hall
24th August – South Park
25th August – Sunshine Festival
7th September – Chiswick House & Gardens
THE TROUBLE WITH BOYS TOUR – WINTER 2019
6th – Galashiels, Mac Arts
7th – Inverness, Ironworks
8th – Forres, The Loft
10th – Kirkwall, The Sound Archive
11th – Aberdeen, The Lemon Tree
13th – Perth, Inchyra Arts Club
14th – Dunkeld, Birnam Arts
15th – Stirling, The Albert Halls
18th – Oxford, O2 Academy
19th – Guildford, G Live
- 21st – Norwich, The Nick Rayns LCR
- 22nd – Southend, Cliffs Pavilion
23rd – Birmingham, O2 Academy
25th – Northhampton, Roadmender
26th – Reading, Hexagon
28th – Nottingham, Rock City
29th – Newcastle, O2 Academy
30th – Leeds, O2 Academy
2nd – Exeter, Lemon Grove
- 3rd – Cambridge, Corn Exchange
5th – Bournemouth, O2 Academy
6th – London, Shepherds Bush Empire
7th – Cardiff, Tramshed
9th – Bexhill, De La Warr Pavilion
10th – Bristol, O2 Academy
12th – Glasgow, Fruitmarket
13th – Liverpool, O2 Academy
14th – Manchester, Albert Hall
16th – Belfast, Limelight
17th – Dublin, Academy
‘The Trouble With Boys’ is available for pre order here.
Single ‘Grown Up’ is available here.
For more information or to book tickets visit www.scoutingforgirls.com.