Fresh from his Celebrity Mastermind triumph, Frank Turner has announced details of a new EP, ‘Polaroid Picture’, out on February 3rd through Xtra Mile Recordings.
The EP will be available on CD and download and features five tracks; Polaroid Picture, The Modern Leper, Plea From A Cat Named Virtute (live), Who’s Got A Match and a brand new track Sweet Albion Blues.
February also sees Turner embark on his biggest headline tour to date, including his first ever headline date at London’s O2 Arena and a special hometown solo show at Winchester Guildhall on 14th February.
The arena dates in February 2014 are:
Thursday 6th Cardiff Motorpoint Arena
Friday 7th Nottingham Arena
Saturday 8th Edinburgh Corn Exchange *SOLD OUT*
Sunday 9th Manchester Arena
Tuesday 11th Plymouth Pavillions *SOLD OUT*
Wednesday 12th London O2
Thursday 13th Portsmouth Guildhall
Friday 14th Winchester Guildhall (Solo show)
Turner rounded off a busy and hugely successful 2013 by playing a show with Billy Bragg in aid of Shelter. As well as the intimate gig at Wiltons in London in December, the pair took to the streets for a busking session for the charity. He also packed in a title-winning performance on Celebrity Mastermind, answering questions on his chosen specialist subject of Iron Maiden. The episode was screened on BBC One on January 3rd.