Ragga rock legends Skindred have announced the release of a new single “Machine” ahead of their forthcoming UK Start the Machine Tour. “Machine” will be the first single from the bands forthcoming album titled Big Tings due out on April 27th on Napalm Records.

Skindred Frontman Benji Webbe said “ We are totally revved up about our new single “Machine” and are busy getting wheels into motion and gearing up ahead of our UK tour and what is looking like being a turbo charged bumper year”. “TurboDred charged, big tings ah gworn this year!”

Tour Dates (w/CKY):

04/19 – Norwich – UEA
04/20 – Southampton – 02 Guildhall
04/21 – Nottingham – Rock City
04/22 – Manchester – Academy
04/24 – Glasgow – 02 ABC
04/25 – Bristol – 02 Academy
04/27 – Leeds – 02 Academy
04/28 – London – 02 Academy – Brixton
04/29 – Birmingham – 02 Institute

I have an unhealthy obsession with bad horror movies, the song Wanted Dead Or Alive and crap British game shows. I do this not because of the sex, drugs and rock 'n' roll lifestyle it affords me but more because it gives me an excuse to listen to bands that sound like hippos mating.