Camera Obscura announce new album, feat. Neko Case & Jim James

Glaswegian indie-poppers, Camera Obscura will release a new album this year.

The Scottish fivepiece have announced that their next album, Desire Lines will be released through 4AD on 3 June (Europe) / 4 June (North America).

It follows on from 2009 effort My Maudlin Career and features vocals from The New Pornographers’ Neko Case and My Morning Jacket’s Jim James.

They’ll play the following UK live dates:

June
4 – Edinburgh, Scotland – Liquid Rooms
5 – Manchester, England – Academy 2
6 – London, England – Heaven
7 – Leeds, England – Cockpit
8 – Newcastle, England – Northumbria University
9 – Loch Ness, Scotland – Rock Ness