To celebrate the release of Tightly Unwound, The Pineapple Thief are playing two album launch gigs this month. The first (a ‘fans launch’) takes place at Witchwood in Manchester on Saturday May 17th, while the official launch takes place at the Water Rats in London the following Thursday May 22nd (PLEASE NOTE CHANGE OF DATE). The band are playing more gigs throughout the summer. Full details are available here.
The album is released on May 19th but you can pre-order your copy now from The Pineapple Thief’s site, click here for details If you can’t wait until then, audio clips from the album are available at the Tightly Unwound mini-site. , which has just been updated to include new downloadable desktops and new pictures have also been added to the gallery.
A mini-documentary has also been made about the band. Filmed at the recent sell out show at the Half Moon at Putney, the 15 minute film includes live versions of two of the tracks from the new album along with interviews with Bruce and the band. The film will premiere on the day of release. Check the mini-site for details.