Vant are set to release their debut album 'Dumb Blood' on 17 February 2017 through Parlophone Records, on the same day they'll release their new single 'Do You Know Me', for which the band have just released a video using footage shot of the band playing live at the Scala in London. The lyrics for 'Do You Know Me' are said to be about frontman Mattie's time working in telesales and as a bartender.
Before then, the band will perform a number of UK tour dates:
Friday February 24th Nottingham, Rescue Rooms
Saturday February 25th Leeds, The Wardrobe
Sunday February 26th Dublin, Academy 2
Monday February 27th Belfast, Oh Yeah
Wednesday March 1st Manchester, Gorilla
Thursday March 2nd Sheffield Plug
Friday March 3rd Birmingham, O2 Institute 2
Saturday March 4th Swansea, Sin City
Sunday March 5th Oxford, O2 Academy 2
Tuesday March 7th Portsmouth, Wedgewood Rooms
Wednesday March 8th Bristol, Thekla
Thursday March 9th London, Electric Ballroom
'Smalls Change (Meditations Upon Ageing)' arrives in April.
The two awards have made for a great 72nd birthday present for the country music icon.