Two things though: In this day and age where anyone can download the album for free, is there really any point in delaying the American release date by two months? Strange, I think.
Also, a fantastic article on them, and how their whole mystery and shtick is created by their manager, a marketing guru who has done adverts and campaigns for adidas and nike. http://www.guardian.co.uk/music/2011...lyf-manchester
They're a good band, and I quite rate the inventive marketing.