Friday 2 July 2010, 12:13 | By

Get Cape single, tour

Gigs & Festivals

Get Cape. Wear Cape. Fly has a whole stack of gigs booked in for the summer and early Autumn, all of which will be preceded by the release of a new single called ‘Collapsing Cities’, which is a collaboration with drum & bass type Shy FX.

On the single, Cape man Sam Duckworth tells CMU: “I’ve been working on and off with Shy FX for about two years and if I’m going to do a track like this – kind of big beat, slightly slower than jungle but quite up-tempo – then he should be the guy to do it with. It’s about two visions of what people think poverty is. If all the buildings fell down we’d all be alright but what would be the ethos we should take – that of community or that of greed?”

Tour dates as follows:

10 Aug: Manchester, Deaf Institute
11 Aug: London, The Borderline
12 Aug: Nottingham, Rock City Basement
13 Aug: Edinburgh, Electric Circus
11 Sep: Ivybridge, Ivy Live Festival
16 Sep: Kingston, The Hippodrome
17 Sep: Southend, Chinnerys
18 Sep: Cambridge, St Pauls Church
19 Sep: Oxford, Academy 2
21 Sep: Leicester, University
22 Sep: Liverpool, Academy 2
23 Sep: Carlisle, The Brickyard
25 Sep: Glasgow, Garage
26 Sep: Aberdeen, Warehouse
27 Sep: Newcastle, Cluney
29 Sep: Leeds, Cockpit
30 Sep: Manchester, Academy 3
1 Oct: York, Fibbers
2 Oct: Milton Keynes, The Pitz
3 Oct: Birmingham, Rainbow Warehouse
5 Oct: Bristol, Thekla
6 Oct: Yeovil, Orange Box
8 Oct: Falmouth, Pavilion
9 Oct: Barnstaple, The Factory
10 Oct: Cardiff, Ifor Bach
12 Oct: Portsmouth, Wedgewood Rooms
13 Oct: London, Electric Ballroom

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