|By Marketwired .||
|June 24, 2014 09:30 AM EDT||
NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwired) -- 06/24/14 --
"Joe Mount blends Abba's voices and Dexy's hooks till the Seventies bleed into the Eighties." - Rolling Stone
"Metronomy is for the people. The UK electropop outfit collects a varying number of fans, and many of them were out in full force..." - Consequence of Sound
"...darker, more satisfying, and ultimately superior record in their wake." - Under The Radar
Hot on the heels of a triumphant tour of North America in support of their acclaimed fourth album Love Letters, Metronomy have announced a series of new live shows. The much lauded British four-piece will be returning to these shores in September to perform in several cities around the country, including Chicago, New York, Boston, Austin, Los Angeles, Seattle and more. Metronomy is giving their fans the first opportunity to buy tickets on this tour through a special fan presale. Presale tickets will be available beginning Tuesday, June 24th at 10am local. PRESS HERE to register for the Metronomy presale.
The band recently released their new music video for the track "Reservoir." PRESS HERE to watch the animated video, which was directed by Daniel Brereton and animated by Matt Lloyd.
The first two singles from the band's career defining new album Love Letters (Because Music/Elektra Records) -- "I'm Aquarius" & "Love Letters" -- have leapt to success at radio around the globe. Led by singer/songwriter/producer Joseph Mount, Metronomy make modern, precise and creative pop music.
Love Letters is Joseph Mount's masterpiece. Not losing any of the glowing warmth and ear worm melodies that makes Metronomy's sound so distinct, Love Letters is more developed, further evolved -- Joe Mount excels in his lyrics and song writing delivering what sounds like a truly classic record. The Mercury Music Prize-nominated four-piece will embark on a North American tour this May. All North American tour dates are below.
Download Love Letters via iTunes: (iTunes.com/Metronomy).
Tour Dates ---------- Sept 10 Toronto, ON @ The Hoxton Sept 12 Chicago, IL @ Lincoln Hall Sept 14 Columbus, OH @ Wexner Center Sept 15 Pittsburgh, PA @ Altar Sept 17 Washington, DC @ 9:30 Club Sept 18 New York, NY @ Irving Plaza Sept 19 Brooklyn, NY @ Warsaw Sept 20 Boston, MA @ Brighton Music Hall Oct 10 Orlando, FL @ The Social Oct 10-12 Miami, FL @ III Points Festival at MANA Wynwood Oct 11-12 Mexico City, MX @ Corona Capital Festival Oct 14 Houston, TX @ Fitzgerald's Oct 15 Austin, TX @ The Mohawk Oct 16 Dallas, TX @ Trees Oct 18 Phoenix, AZ @ The Crescent Ballroom Oct 19 Solana Beach, CA @ Belly Up Tavern Oct 21 Los Angeles, CA @ The Regent Oct 23 San Francisco, CA @ Regency Ballroom Oct 24 Portland, OR @ Star Theater Oct 25 Seattle, WA @ Neumos Oct 26 Vancouver, BC @ The Imperial
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