The ex-Pavement frontman follows up 'Face The Truth'

[b]Stephen Malkmus[/b] has announced that his long-awaited fourth album will be released in March 2008.

The record will be the follow-up to [b]”Face The Truth”[/b], which was released in mid-2005.

[b]Stephen Malkmus[/b] and his band [b]The Jicks[/b] are set to play a handful of dates in the US towards the end of December.

The ex-[b]Pavement[/b] frontman recently headlined the main stage at this year’s [b]Green Man Festival[/b] in the [b]Brecon Beacons[/b].