Swedish "pop/metal" band DEAD BY APRIL will support SKINDRED on a U.K. tour in September/October. Prior to these dates, the band will join LACUNA COIL and SLIPKNOT side-project DIRTY LITTLE RABBITS for a one-off Kerrang! show on July 31 at the London HMV Forum in Kentish Town; then, two days later, they will appear at the inaugural Sonisphere festival at Knebworth in Hertfordshire, taking their place on the Bohemia stage on Sunday, August 2.


Sep. 30 - Norwich, Waterfront
Oct. 01 - Nottingham, Rescue Rooms
Oct. 02 - Manchester, Club Academy
Oct. 03 - Leeds, Cockpit
Oct. 04 - Newcastle, Academy 2
Oct. 05 - Glasgow, ABC 2
Oct. 07 - Stoke, Sugarmill
Oct. 08 - Sheffield, The Corporation
Oct. 09 - Northampton, Roadmender
Oct. 010 - Wolverhampton, Wulfrun Hall
Oct. 011 - Cardiff, University Solus
Oct. 012 - Oxford, Academy 2
Oct. 013 - Bristol, Academy 2
Oct. 015 - Falmouth, Pavillions
Oct. 016 - Exeter, Phoenix
Oct. 017 - Southampton, University
Oct. 019 - Brighton, Concorde 2
Oct. 020 - London, Electric Ballroom

In support of the above dates, DEAD BY APRIL will release a new single in the U.K. on September 28 via Spinefarm Records. Titled "Angels of Clarity", this digital-only release will feature the following track listing:

01. Angels Of Clarity (album version)
02. Angels Of Clarity (remix by Shawn "Clown" Crahan from SLIPKNOT) *
03. Losing You (acoustic version) *
04. Promise Me (acoustic version) *
05. Angels Of Clarity (video)

* Exclusive to this release

DEAD BY APRIL's self-titled debut album will be released in the U.K. on August 3 via Spinefarm. The CD, which was issued in Sweden on May 13 via Universal, was produced by Henrik Edenhed, who has previously worked with ROBYN, LAMBRETTA, TEDDYBEARS, CHRISTIAN WALTZ and THE SOUNDS.

"Dead By April" track listing:

01. Trapped
02. Angels of Clarity
03. Losing You
04. What Can I Say
05. Erased
06. Promise Me
07. Falling Behind
08. Sorry For Everything
09. In My Arms
10. Stronger
11. Carry Me
12. A Promise
13. I Made It

"Losing You", the first single from DEAD BY APRIL, topped the official chart in the band's home country.

For more information, visit DEAD BY APRIL's MySpace page.

DEAD BY APRIL summer 2009 video tour diary:


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