The Maccabees former front-man Orlando Weeks has announced a new solo album. The release date of the album is not revealed yet. However, Weeks said it is “very nearly done”. He has been working on this solo projects since 18 months. The social media announcement includes a new information about UK tour.
Orlando Weeks is proud to present a run of very intimate performances in the UK this September to mark the start of a new project. Tickets go on-sale this Friday, August 2nd at 9am local time. pic.twitter.com/jwvnvRiLRg
— The Maccabees (@themaccabees) July 29, 2019
Orlando Weeks commented about the his first solo LP like that:
For me, holding my nerve has been a large part of finishing a record and there’s a certain confidence that comes from discovering a song can survive in a room full of strangers.
The Maccabees were an English indie rock band, formed in 2004. They have released four studio albums:
- Colour It In (2007)
- Wall of Arms (2009)
- Given to the Wild (2012)
- Marks to Prove It (2015)
In August 2016, the band announced that they decided to disband. Orlando Weeks was the vocalist of the the band. You can listen the top tracks of The Maccabees below.