The Wildhearts have released “Dislocated”, the first song from their forthcoming album Renaissance Men, the band’s first full-length studio album in 10 years due to be released on May 3 by Graphite Records and featuring the classic line up of Ginger, CJ, Ritchie and Danny.

Renaissance Men Track Listing:

01. Dislocated.
02. Let ‘Em Go.
03. The Renaissance Men.
04. Fine Art of Deception.
05. Diagnosis.
06. My Kinda Movie.
07. Little Flower.
08. Emergency (Fentanyl Babylon).
09. My Side Of The Bed.
10. Pilo Erection.

To coincide with the release of ‘Renaissance Men’ The Wildhearts play an 8 date UK tour which starts in Manchester at the Academy 2 on Friday 3rd May and concludes at the Riverside in Newcastle on Sunday 12th May.

CJ Wildheart had this to say about the record: “Well fuck me it’s only been 10 years since our last release and we have a monster album on its way. Danny is back in the band and we hit the road in May, playing new tunes and all the old hits. Can’t wait and I know the boys are super bloody excited for this. ROCK!”

Tour Dates:

03/08 – Exeter – Cavern
03/09 – Winters – End 2019
03/10 – Minehead – Great Brit Alternative Fest
05/03 – Manchester – Academy 2
05/04 – Edinburgh – Liquid Room
05/06 – Cardiff – Tramshed
05/07 – Bristol – SWX
05/09 – London – Brixton Electric
05/10 – Norwich – Waterfront
05/11 – Leeds – Stylus
05/12 – Newcastle – Riverside

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.