New album / single / video

Hey all. We will be releasing our new single and figure world on November 4th. You can download it free if you preorder the new album out February 4th. Our new video will be available to watch from clash magazines website tomorrow morning.
Single and preorder details to follow here shortly
Thanks for your support

Tour money stolen fundraiser.

Do to very kind messages from across the globe asking to donate we have set up a fund to raise money to replace the money stolen from us by our booking agency boss. Thankyou to all for your kind messages of support.  The fund will be open until 19th January 2013.  anything over the amount we are owed will be paid out fairly to the other bands and people affected by this.

We are truly humbled by your kindness.  Merry Christmas all.  Rod.

Dunfermline gig added on oct 5th

For full UK tour dates please click the tour tab

Four great bands. £5 tickets. Edinburgh picturehouse. Don’t miss out…..

This years Scottish Mental health festival gig announced:

Withered hand (solo) – Fatherson – Sparrow and the workshop – The Birthday suit – Songs from the fruit tree foundation

Edinburgh Picturehouse 25th October 2012.  Tickets £5  Doors 6pm (running order picked at random so get there early)


Ticket web –

New tour dates announced, more to follow.

Please check the tour tab for full list of upcoming shows.



New single 9th July.

New single “Less worthless years” to be released on July 9th on iTunes and our website.
Buy from our site in the first week and you will get a free e.p. of Rod’s solo songs re-imagined by the birthday suit (mailing list signup required).   The band play Sowerby bridge Puzzle hall -12th July (free), Milton Keynes Craufurd arms – 13th July, Leicester soundhouse – 14th July, Rhythms of the world festival (hitchin) – 15th July,  Wickerman festival – 20th July.

T-shirts finally available.

Please visit the store.

Click here

Video from upcoming DVD

3 live videos from manchester gig.  Part of the upcoming full gig DVD and extras, up on video page now…

Acoustic shows

Acoustic shows with Rod on his own.
Come along and keep him company.

8th May – Glasgow (bar bloc) FREE
1st June – Kilmarnock (dirty martini’s)
2nd June – Dumbarton (burgh lounge)
8th June – Arbroath (coast) FREE
9th June – Cowdenbeath (wee jimmy’s)