Music news round-up: Weds 25th February
Marina And The Diamonds have announced today that their first live show which will showcase her forthcoming album Froot will be on 11 March at Oslo, London.
Damien Rice plays:
Tuesday, June 9 Edinburgh Usher Hall
Thursday, June 11 Manchester Albert Hall
Saturday, June 13 London Royal Hospital Chelsea
The award-winning HBO docuseries directed by Foo Fighters' Dave Grohl, Sonic Highways will receive a deluxe DVD/Blu Ray and digital release via iTunes on 7th April 7. The package features bonus footage filmed during each of the eight episodes-plus extended interviews with President Barack Obama, Dan Auerbach of the Black Keys, Chuck D of Public Enemy, Billy Gibbons of ZZ Top, Gibby Haynes of the Butthole Surfers, Joan Jett, Ian Mackaye of Fugazi and Minor Threat, Dolly Parton, Carrie Underwood and Joe Walsh.
Comet Gain release the Fingerprint Ritual EP on 6th April.
Godspeed You! Black Emperor release a new album, Asunder, Sweet and other Distress on 31st March.
17.04 Manchester, UK, Albert Hall
18.04 Dublin, IE, Vicar Street
19.04 Glasgow, UK, ABC
20.04 London, UK, Shepherds Bush Empire
London’s Wolf Alice will release their Mike Crossey-produced debut album My Love Is Cool on 22nd June.
23 - Oran Mor - Glasgow
24 - Rescue Rooms - Nottingham
26 - The Ritz -Manchester
27 - The Leadmill - Sheffield
28 - Riverside - Newcastle
31 - Institute - Birmingham
1 - Globe - Cardiff
2 - Trinity - Bristol
3 - Shepherds Bush Empire - London
4 - Academy - Oxford
7 - Bowery District - Reading
8 - Old Fire Station - Bournemouth
9 - Concorde 2 - Brighton
10 - Junction - Cambridge
Manchester's Acre Tarn have previewed a new track, following last year's well-received Clasp and Shake EP.