The Rifles 5th Studio Album ‘Big Life’ is due for release August 19th and the band have today revealed their video for track ‘Turtle Dove’ to give fans a taste of what’s to come (Scroll down to watch the video). The footage is taken from the band’s ‘No Love Lost’ 10th anniversary gigs, their British Summertime show in Hyde Park and during the recording of upcoming album ‘Big Life’, It was shot by Sam King and directed by Roger Sargent (Libertines, Vaccines, Spector).
They have this week announced they will be playing 3 intimate in-stores, week of album release.
Monday 22 August - HMV Leeds
Tuesday 23 August - HMV Manchester
Wednesday 24th –Banquet, Kingston
Big Life showcases a band at the peak of their confidence with the freedom to have creative sonic experimentation amongst their well honed songwriting. The Rifles craft catchy effortless pop songs with strong melodies and instant hooks. Their clever lyricism never disappoints.
This album was produced by Charles Rees at Black Barn Studios thanks to long time mentor & collaborator Paul Weller.
Pre-order the album here;https://TheRifles.lnk.to/BLFT
UK OCTOBER/NOVEMBER TOUR DATES
13TH OCTOBER - NEWCASTLE, STUDENT UNION http://po.st/TRticketsNew
14TH OCTOBER - GLASGOW, THE GARAGE http://po.st/TRticketsGlas
20TH OCTOBER - LONDON, KOKO http://po.st/TRticketsLon1
21ST OCTOBER - LONDON, KOKO http://po.st/TRticketsLon2
27TH OCTOBER - NORWICH, WATERFRONT http://po.st/TRticketsWat
28TH OCTOBER - DERBY, THE VENUE http://po.st/TRticketsDer
29TH OCTOBER - WAKEFIELD, WAREHOUSE 23 http://po.st/TRticketsWar
3RD NOVEMBER - SOUTHAMPTON, THE ENGINE ROOMS http://po.st/TRticketsTer
4TH NOVEMBER - CARDIFF, THE GLOBE http://po.st/TRticketsCar
PH: Jay Brookes