CALEXICO have confirmed a five date tour for the UK and Ireland, which
includes a headline show at LA LINEA FESTIVAL at London’s Royal Festival
Hall. The confirmed dates are as follows:
- 15 April – DUBLIN – Vicar St.
– +353 1 609 7788 – £tbc
- 16 April – MANCHESTER – Bridgwater Hall
– 0161 907 9000 – £14.50/£16.50
- 17 April – LONDON – Royal Festival Hall
– 0207 960 4242 – £20
- 18 April – GLASGOW – Academy
– 0870 771 2000 – £14
- 19 April – BIRMINGHAM – Academy
– 0870 771 2000 – £15
Support at the Royal Festival Hall show comes from Amparanoia, and support
on all other dates will be announced soon.
The tour will be preceded on April 12th by the release of an EP, BLACK HEART.
Click Read More… for more details about the BLACK HEART EP. The title track is taken from last year’s acclaimed album Feast Of
Wire (nominated in many of 2003’s Albums Of The Year polls) and features a
number of exclusive b-sides, including remixes by Gotan Project and
Jazzanova. The full track-listing for both formats is as follows:
- Black Heart (Original Version)
- Black Heart (Jazzanova Remix)
- Attack El Robot (Wechsel Garland Remix)
- Quattro (Gotan Project Remix)
- Guero Canelo (Panoptica of Nortec Remix)
In addition, the CD single will include an enhanced portion featuring a live
performance of BLACK HEART filmed at The Barbican in London during the
Further Beyond Nashville Festival in November 2002. The performance is also
included as part of a forthcoming Calexico DVD, CALEXICO LIVE AT THE
BARBICAN: WORLD DRIFTS IN, which is due for release in late May. More
details of the contents will follow soon.