Manchester four piece Engineers release a single ‘Come in Out Of The Rain’ on the 20 th of September followed by the debut Mini album "Folly" through Echo on 27 th September 2004. It includes a stunning version of theTim Hardin classic "If I Were a Carpenter" with Sweeney (drummer) making his vocal debut. The track "Forgiveness" is co produced with Tim Holmes from Death in Vegas.
Engineers are driven by a love of Dennis Wilson "Pacific Ocean Blue" & Talk Talk "Spirit of Eden", they want to create music of immense depth and scope that combines the experimental with the emotional. The band has recently finished supporting the Charlatans and Hope of The States on their UK tours, they have just been confirmed as special guests for the forthcoming Music tour which start's at the end of September 2004.
The single ‘Come In Out Of The Rain’ will be released as a 7” including the b-side ‘If I Were A Carpenter’ on the 20 th September.
The debut mini album ‘Folly’ will be released through Echo on the 27 th of September and includes following tracks:
A Given Right
Come In Out Of the Rain
If I Were A Carpenter
Tour Dates As Follows. All dates supporting The Music
Sep 24 th - Cambridge Corn Exchange Oct 2 nd - Blackburn King George's Hall
Sep 25 th - Southampton Guildhall Oct 3 rd – Newcastle Uni
Sep 26 th - Bristol Academy Oct 4 th – Edinburgh Corn Exchange
Sep 28 th - Cardiff Uni Oct 6 th – Birmingham Carling Acd
Sep 29 th - Nottingham Rock City Oct 7 th – London Palais
Sep 30 th - Sheffield Octagon
The band are Simon Phipps (vocals / guitar), Mark Peters (guitars/vocals), Dan McBean (guitarist / vocals), Sweeney (drums).