The Ataris have announced that they are to release their fifth studio album on February 19.
The album, which is called, â€˜Welcome the Night,â€™ will be the first release featuring the bandâ€™s new members, Paul Carabello, Sean Hansen and Shane Chikeles.
The follow up to 2003â€™s, â€˜So Long Astoria,â€™ was recorded in Los Angeles with Talking Heads producer Nick Launay and promises to be their most adventurous yet.
The band have also announced a tour, which kicks off in Portsmouth at the end of April.
The tour dates are as follows â€“
Portsmouth, Wedgwood Rooms â€“ April 29
Leeds, Cockpit - 30
Manchester, Academy 3 - May 1
Birmingham, Academy 2 - 2
Glasgow, The Garage â€“ 3
London, Mean Fiddler - 4