If you have not seen Zun Zun Egui for a while, miss them, need your fix… well, you can catch them at Latitude Festival this summer. They will also be playing Bella Union’s day takeover at End of the Road festival.
Van Dyke Parks at The Barbican
Van Dyke Parks performed a very special show at the Barbican this weekend, with accompaniment from the Britten Sinfonia, Robin Pecknold, Daniel Rossen and Gaby Moreno. The Arts Desk gave it a glowing review here.
Recorded in London last month, Hannah Cohen does Daytrotter…
We are thrilled to be working with the legendary Van Dyke Parks, and today we released three of his classic albums on CD and vinyl.
Song Cycle, Clang of the Yankee Reaper and Discover America are all available for purchase in the Bella Union store.
VDP plays the Barbican this Saturday June 23rd, with special guests Robin Pecknold and Daniel Rossen, with accompaniment from the Britten Sinfonia. Tickets are available here.
On Sunday 24th, he plays and takes part in a Q&A at Rough Trade East – to gain entry you can buy the records from Rough Trade in exchange for a wristband.
And for those not around this weekend; you’ll have a chance to catch him at Bella Union’s 15th anniversary celebrations at End of the Road festival this August 31st.
And if you’re unfamiliar with his works, The Guardian ran this terrific feature over the weekend. And you can watch the below video directed by Richard Parks, of VDP on ‘Song Cycle’: