Bat For Lashes Reveals New Naked Artwork
Natasha Khan announces new album, single and tour…
Bat for Lashes has announced her new track Laura will available from today (July 24) as an instant download for fans who pre-order her forthcoming third album The Haunted Man, which is released on October 15, via iTunes.
The album's striking artwork has also just been released, and shows BFL's Natasha Khan naked and carrying a man on her shoulders. The first single proper from the album will be premiered in late August.
Bat for Lashes received Mercury Music Prize nominations for both her previous albums, 2006's Fur And Gold and 2009’s Two Suns, and has won an Ivor Novello award for Best Contemporary Song for Daniel.
Khan has announced a tour to support The Haunted Man, playing the following dates:
Sun 2 Sep Electric Picnic
Sun 9 Sep Bestival
Thu 18 Oct Inverness Ironworks
Fri 19 Oct Edinburgh Picture House
Sun 21 Oct Glasgow O2 ABC
Mon 22 Oct Manchester Cathedral
Thu 25 Oct Leeds Metropolitan University
Fri 26 Oct Norwich University of East Anglia
Sun 28 Oct Leicester O2 Academy
Mon 29 London Forum
Thu 1 Nov Birmingham HMV Institute
Fri 2 Nov Bristol Anson Rooms
Sat 3 Nov Portsmouth Pyramids
Sun 4 Nov Brighton Dome Concert Hall