The Shires release new single Independence Day Jack Press February 6, 2020 News 48 Britain’s rising country stars The Shires have released their latest anthemic single, Independence Day. Taken from their upcoming fourth album Good Years, which is out on the 13th March via BMG, the single joins previously released cuts New Year and Lightning Strikes. Chrissie Rhodes and Ben Earle sum up the song best: “Independence Day is a conversation to someone close to you who is going through a breakup. It’s like putting your arm around them and saying; I know it hurts right now but one day you’ll look back at this moment and realise it is the best thing that ever happened to you.” As well as the release of their new album, The Shires will take to the road for an extensive UK tour throughout April and May. If you’re looking to hit up a show, here’s all the town’s they’ll be taking over: 27th April, Weymouth Pavilion 28th April, Torquay Princess Theatre 29th April, Stoke Victoria Hall 1st May, Lincoln Engine Shed 4th May, Birmingham Symphony Hall 5th May, Aberyswyth Arts Centre 6th May, Guildford G Live 8th May, Bristol o2 Academy 9th May, Cambridge Corn Exchange 10th May, Nottingham Royal Centre 12th May, Carlisle Sands Centre 13th May, Aberdeen Beach Ballroom 14th May, Edinburgh Liquid Room 15th May, Gateshead The Sage 17th May, Ipswich Regent Theatre 19th May, Manchester Bridgewater Hall 20th May, York Barbican 22nd May, Oxford New Theatre 23rd May, Liverpool Philarmonic Hall 24th May, Cardiff St David’s Hall 26th May, Basingstoke The Anvil 27th May, London Palladium 2nd June, Brighton The Dome 3rd June, Folkestone Leas Cliff Hall 4th June, Bedford Corn Exchange Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window) Related Leave a Reply Cancel ReplyYour email address will not be published.CommentName* Email* Website Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.