The Gaslight Anthem announce album news!



New Single "45"

Premiered on Zane Lowe BBC Radio 1 last night - so good he played it 3 times! online premiere

New Album "Handwritten"

Out July 23rd on Mercury Records

New Jerseys finest, The Gaslight Anthem return this Summer with their brand new studio album, "Handwritten".

Recorded in Nashville with producer Brendan O'Brien (Pearl Jam, Bruce Springsteen) Handwritten is an album full of anthemic, sing-a-long, 
heartfelt rock songs that will strike a chord with music fans the world over. 

From the upbeat hustle of lead single "45" which kicks off the record and the passionate heartbreak of "Here Comes My Man" 
to the gorgeous acoustic "National Anthem" - the album takes you on a musical road trip like no other.

The Gaslight Anthem have sold over 400,000 albums worldwide and have reached silver the UK with both of their critically acclaimed albums, "The '59 Sound" and "American Slang".

The band return to the UK on June 11th for an intimate show at London's Koko in Camden Town. The show sold out in 20 minutes. 
They will also returning this Summer for the Reading and Leeds festivals with further live shows to be announced shortly.

The new single “45” premiered on BBC Radio 1 last night on Zane Lowe’s show - the response to it was feverish.... so he played it 3 times! 
 Straight after the plays on Zane’s show the track premiered on  
Check it out below.


Tour Dates are as follows:


16th     Brooklyn, NY, Music Hall of Williamsburg

18th     Hollywood, CA, The Roxy

20th     Asbury Park, NU, Bamboozle 2012

29th     Paris, France, Le Zenith De Paris (with Soundgarden)

31st     Berlin, Germany, Zitadelle Spandau (with Soundgarden)



1st       Bremin, Germany, Aladin

2nd      Ulmer, Germany, Ulmer Zelt

4th       Milan, Italy, Arena Concerti Fiera Milano (with Soundgarden)

5th       Zurich, Switzerland, Abart

8th       Nickelsdorf, Austria, Nova Rock

9th       Munster, Germany, Vainstream Rockfest

11th     London, UK, Koko

13th     Keil, Germany, Max

14th     Hultsfred, Sweden, Hultsfred Festival

15th     Arhus, Denmark, Northside Festival

16th     Oslo, Norway, Norwegian Wood

17th     Seinajoki, Finland, Provinssirock

23rd     Atlantic City, NJ, Orion Music (with Metallica, Modest Mouse, Arctic Monkeys & more)


24th     Leeds, UK, Leeds Festival

26th     Reading, UK, Reading Festival


Get ready to fall in love all over again.


The Gaslight Anthem are:

Brian Fallon - Vocals and Guitars

Alex Rosamilia - Guitars

Alex Levine - Bass

Benny Horowitz - Drums

May 1, 2012 7:12am ET by Mercury Music Group   Comments (0)

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