Oxford's mellow moodsters, who recently just nudged the Top 40 with their most recent single, "Solved". Their new album's pretty good too - see review, p39.
LA2, Charing Cross Road, WC2 (0171-434 0403) 20 May
SUPER FURRY ANIMALS
@ shepherd's bush empire
Welsh twisted-rock supremacists continue their ascent with a two-night stint. Watch out for new single, "Ice Hockey Hair", out on 25 May.
Shepherd's Bush Green, W12 (0181-740 7474) 20-21 May
@ the forum
American wierdoid melodicists are joined by special guests from Drugstore and The Boo Radleys.
Kentish Town Forum, Highgate Road, NW5 (0171-344 4444) 16 May