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Listen to Hinds' new single "Davey Crockett"

10 March 2015, 21:44 | Written by Laurence Day

Hinds have unveiled their new single "Davey Crockett", a cover of Sub Pop's Thee Headcoats.

Hinds' rendition - a live staple - was recorded with The Vaccines' Árni Árnason, as well as Johan Englund, and will feature on a special Record Store Day split with compatriots The Parrots. It will be limited to 750 copies, and be pressed on coloured vinyl.

Explaining their strong bond, Hinds and The Parrots say: “We are seven kids. We are friends. We are from Madrid. We always carry a knife in our pockets."

The blurb on SoundCloud reads:

this song is part of the split #1 we share with our secret lovers The Parrots.

we recorded this track during our first trip to london with Arni Arnason (the vaccines) and Johan Englund. also mixed by them.

This split exists just because of us.

thanks sean from burger, joan great manager and steve from lucky for making it happen.

The split 7" will be released 18 April by Lucky Number.

Stream their cover of "Davey Crockett" below. Hinds' upcoming tour dates can be found afterwards.

March

13 - Brooklyn, US, Baby's All Right
17-22 - Austin, US, SXSW (multiple shows)
23 - San Francisco, US, Rickshaw Stop
25 - Pomona, Us, Acerogami
26 - Los Angeles, US, The Echo
28 - Santa Ana, US, Burgerama
29 - San Diego, US, Soda Bar
31 - NYC, US, Mercury Lounge

April

4 - Sagunto, Spain, MBC Festival
26 - Madrid, Spain, El Sol

May

2 - Murcia, Spain, SOS 4.8
16 - Brussels, Belgium, Madama Moustache
17 - Paris, France, Social Club
19 - London, UK, Scala
20 - Birmingham, UK, Hare and Hounds
21 - Glasgow, UK, Broadcast
22 - Manchester, UK, Dot to Dot Festival
23 - Bristol, UK, Dot to Dot Festival
24 - Nottingham, UK, Dot to Dot Festival

June

5 - Valencia, Spain, Festival de les Arts
18 - London, UK, Hyde Park w/The Strokes
20 - Amsterdam, Netherlands, Best Keep Secret Festival

July

5 - Vilanova, Spain, Vida Festival
17 - Benicassim, Spain, FIB Festival
24 - Huntington, UK, Secret Garden Party
25 - Topcliffe, UK, Deer Shed Festival

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