As part of this year’s RECORD STORE DAY celebrations Bella Union records are thrilled to announce that THE WALKMEN will be making available their seminal debut album Everyone Who Pretended To Like Me Is Gone for the first time in the UK/Europe. This much sought after rarity will be available on coloured vinyl and will also include a CD.
Having sold-out the London Forum back in November The Walkmen will be making their UK live return in early May, first as main support to The Vaccines at the O2 followed by a headline show at Liverpool Sound City and as one of headline acts at the Grizzly Bear-curated ATP at Alexandra Palace. The guys will then return at the end of the summer to perform at Bestival on the Isle of Wight. Upcoming live info below:
Thursday 2 May – LONDON – O2 (main support to The Vaccines)
Friday 3 May – LIVERPOOL – Liverpool Cathedral
Sunday 5 May – LONDON – Alexandra Palace (ATP – I’ll Be Your Mirror festival)
Friday 6 September – ISLE OF WIGHT – Bestival
Exciting times for John Grant. His second album Pale Green Ghosts has entered the UK charts at Number 16 this week having been one of the year’s most critically-acclaimed releases, the reviews surpassing even those of his debut album three years ago….!
Congratulations to John. Catch him on tour in May, dates below:
Tuesday 7 May – BATH – Komedia (£16.50)
Wednesday 8 May – OXFORD – Academy 2 (£16.50)
Thursday 9 May – BIRMINGHAM – Institute – The Library (£15)
Saturday 11 May – LEEDS – Metropolitan University (16.50)
Sunday 12 May – EDINBURGH – Queens Hall – (16.50)
Tuesday 14 May – MANCHESTER – Ritz – (£16.50)
Wednesday 15 May – LONDON – Shepherds Bush Empire (£20)
Thursday 16 May – BRIGHTON – St Georges (£16.50)
Saturday 18 May – CAMBRIDGE – Junction (£16.50)
Sunday 19 May – NORWICH – Norfolk & Norwich Festival @ Open Up (£15)
With his much-antipated debut Land Of CanAan due for release 13th May on Bella Union Records, Marques Toliver has just announced a London headline show at St Pancras Old Church the week after release. Ahead of this date Marque will be joining label-mates BEACH HOUSE as special guest at their two sold-out Shepherd’s Bush Empire shows at the end of this month. Marques will perform solo for the Beach House supports and with his full band at St Pancras Old Church.
Monday 25 March – LONDON – Shepherd’s Bush Empire [with Beach House] **(SOLD-OUT!)**
Tuesday 26 March – LONDON – Shepherd’s Bush Empire [with Beach House] **(SOLD-OUT!)**
Wednesday 22 May – LONDON – St Pancras Old Church (£9)
Land Of CanAan is released 13th May on Bella Union.