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Here's the YouTube debut of the song written by Turin Brakes and Ben Arthur for SongCraft Presents and Acoustic Cafe at SXSW 2014. It was all done in a matter of hours.

International - Turin Brakes

Check out this little video from the Bandwidth Sessions YouTube channel of the boys playing Underdog with Eddie on mandolin. It was filmed for State Magazine in Dublin as part of the live performance series 'State Intervention.' (Yeah, we thought you'd like it.)

Turin Brakes - Underdog (Save Me)

Check out our newest video for the single "Guess You Heard" from We Were Here. It was filmed in Los Angeles in March during the short US tour.

Turin Brakes - "Guess You Heard"

We've been very busy adding gigs to our summer schedule and we're happy to announce that there are three dates for our Irish fans in mid-May - in Cork, Dublin, and Dundalk. We also have a London date at Southbank Centre on 10 May. Please check the live section of the site for information and ticket links. The upcoming gigs list is being updated almost daily, so please check back regularly or follow us on Twitter and we will let you know all the latest.

We posted a photo gallery from our gig at the Troubadour in West Hollywood, California on 17 March. Dave Palmer jumped on stage and played the melodica with us on Rain City. Thanks to everyone who came out to see us on our short US tour!

TB does Mulholland Drive

Eddie, Rob, Olly and Gale survived the latest LA earthquake and a near-riot on Venice Beach last night and will be playing for you at the legendary Toubadour in West Hollywood tonight. Doors at 8pm - if you're in LA, we hope to see you there. Rob's favorite color is green, so come out and celebrate St. Patty's day with us.

SXSW

The boys played a SXSW showcase last night and will be spending today tweeting and Instagramming from the festival in Austin, Texas. If you haven't heard, Olly has taken over the Guardian's Instagram account and is posting photos from their travels in Austin. You can see the photos and follow on Instagram.

TB in a USA diner

Eddie, Rob, Olly, and Gale have now made their way from New York City to Austin, Texas. They will be playing a SXSW showcase at the Palm Door on Sabine this evening (Thursday, March 13) at 11:00pm. More information can be found on the SXSW website. Follow them on Twitter for updates from the USA.

Turin Brakes outside Mercury Lounge

Olly, Gale, Rob, and Eddie have been sending and tweeting photos from New York City and their first USA gig which took place March 10. Follow them on Twitter for updates as they head to Austin, Texas, for the second of three shows on Thursday, March 13, at the Palm Door - a SXSW showcase. They'll finish up in Los Angeles (West Hollywood), California, on Monday, March 17, at the Troubadour. Ticket links and information available in the live section.

USA rehearsals

Olly, Gale, Rob, and Eddie are on thier way to the US for three upcoming gigs. Traversing the entire country in one week, they will play the Mercury Lounge in New York City on Monday, March 10 (get tickets), the Palm Door in Austin, TX - a SXSW Showcase - on Thursday, March 13 (tickets and info), and the legendary Troubadour in West Hollywood, CA (tickets). More gig and venue info can be found in the live section.