Britpop band Kaiser Chiefs have announced they’ll be playing a couple of side shows while they’re out here to play the Splendour In The Grass festival. On top of these dates in Sydney, Melbourne and Canberra in August, they’ve also announced that they have a brand new single out today. Entitled ‘Little Rocks’, the song sees them attempting to return to the terrace sing-along anthems they’ve perfected such as ‘Ruby’, ‘I Predict A Riot’ and ‘Never Miss A Beat’.

Joining them for their sideshows with be Sydney alt-rock upstarts Papa Vs Pretty and hot to trot band of sisters Stonefield, who will have just returned from playing the Glastonbury Festival and a bunch of showcases in London.

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