2017 officially marks a decade since the release of Scouting For Girls’ unstoppable million-selling self-titled debut album and to celebrate the 10th anniversary, SFG returns with the release of an extended, deluxe version on May 19th.

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The deluxe anniversary reissue of the eponymous debut album will boast 14 additional tracks including live tracks and unreleased demos, available on 2CD, stream and download, plus the original album on vinyl for the very first time and a limited edition cassette available through their official store, all of course including their classic hits  ‘It’s Not About You’, ‘She’s So Lovely’, ‘Elvis Ain’t Dead’, ‘Heartbeat’ and ‘I Wish I Was James Bond’.

SFG comments: “Here we are ten years on, and thanks to this album, our friendship and our fans we’re still getting away with it, still without proper jobs. I have nothing but affection for these eleven songs and it’s been lovely to revisit them for this special anniversary edition.”

Scouting For Girls burst onto the scene and signed to Epic on 14th February 2007.  A decision which saw them enjoy a triple platinum Number 1 debut album, multiple Top Ten singles and earned them a dedicated set of fans that still follow them avidly a decade later.  The occasion was marked earlier this year by a very special intimate Valentine’s Day gig at London’s Bush Hall to which over 20,000 loyal fans applied via a ballot to nab one of the 300 tickets available.

As well as playing some of the UK’s biggest festivals this summer, Scouting For Girls, who are Roy Stride, Greg Churchouse and Pete Ellard will also be hitting the road later this year on a massive nationwide headline tour.  See full dates below. Tickets on sale now via Gigs and Tours, and Ticketmaster.

Listen here to our interview with SFGs Greg Churchouse:

Throughout Scouting For Girls’ immensely successful career they’ve sold over 1.5 million albums, two million singles, had four Brit Award nominations, an Ivor Novello nomination, had four top ten singles, sold-out Wembley Arena and sold-out The Royal Albert Hall and had a series of hit singles all of which were inescapable radio smashes.  Ten years later, Scouting For Girls know that 2017 will be a special one.

Catch SFG on tour in 2017 plus support Ben McKelvey

Fri 3rd Nov                              Glasgow O2 ABC

Sat 4th Nov                             Aberdeen  The Garage

Sun 5th Nov                            Edinburgh La Belle Angele,

Fri 10th Nov                              Sheffield O2 Academy

Sat 11th Nov                             Leeds O2 Academy

Mon 13th Nov                           Exeter Lemon Grove

Tue 14th Nov                            Cardiff Tramshed

Thu 16th Nov                            Reading Hexagon

Fri 17th Nov                              Bournemouth O2 Academy

Sat 18th Nov                             London Palladium

Mon 20th Nov                           Norwich The Nick Rayns LCR, UEA

Tue 21st Nov                            Cambridge Junction

Thu 23rd Nov                            Southend Cliffs Pavilion

Fri 24th Nov                              Newcastle O2 Academy

Sat 25th Nov                             Guildford G Live

Mon 27thNov                            Liverpool O2 Academy

Tue 28thNov                             Leicester O2 Academy

Thu 30th Nov                            Oxford O2 Academy

Fri 01st Dec                              Nottingham Rock City

Sat 02nd Dec                             Birmingham O2 Academy

Mon 04thDec                            Bristol O2 Academy

Tue 05th Dec                            Manchester O2 Ritz

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