Breakthrough British alt pop ensemble Amber Run, bastions of the cinematic, are heading back out on the road for a UK tour this month. The quartet released their sophomore album ‘For A Moment, I Was Lost’ earleir in the year via Easy Life/Red Essential and are now booked to play 12 new shows throughout the Autumn.
Amber Run completed a run of shows in February, including a sold out hometown show at Nottingham’s Rock City and the 2,300-capacity Kentish Town Forum in London. Over the past month, they’ve played some of the biggest festivals in Europe – Pink Pop in Netherlands and Hurricane/Southside in Germany – supporting industry heavy weights like The Flaming Lips and Kodaline.
Autumn UK Tour
Thursday 28th September – Exeter Lemon Grove – NEW DATE
Friday 29th September – Bournemouth Old Fire Station
Saturday 30th September – Gloucester Guildhall
Monday 2nd October – Reading Sub 89
Tuesday 3rd October – Cambridge Junction
Wednesday 4th October – Brighton Concorde 2
Friday 6th October – Cardiff Tramshed
Saturday 7th October – Oxford O2 Academy
Sunday 8th October – Liverpool Hangar3
Tuesday 10th October – Wolverhampton Slade Rooms
Thursday 12th October – Edinburgh Liquid Room
Friday 13th October – Belfast Mandela Hall
Saturday 14th October – Dublin Whelans
Tickets for the tour are now on sale via www.musicglue.com/amber-run
except Dublin where tickets are available via www.whelanslive.com
The Nottingham quartet released second album ‘For A Moment, I Was Lost’ in February, a 12-track chronicle of their interval between the last, packed with moments of expansive beauty and full-blooded raw emotion. The band’s breakthrough single ‘I Found’ from debut album ‘5am’ now has more than 30 million streams on Spotify.
New Digital Acoustic EP Release
Amber Run will also be releasing a new digital EP on September 22nd. The EP features two versions of songs from the current album ‘For A Moment, I Was Lost’ and two cover versions. The first track from the EP is their take on Maggie Roger’s‘Alaska’.
Amber Run frontman’s Joe Keogh shares the rationale behind the EP: “It was important that we got really great performances without hiding behind the veneer of production”.
So far three of the four tracks on the EP have been released and can be streamed below:
Listen / Share ‘Alaska’ – Here
Listen / Share ‘No Answers’ – Here
Listen / Share ‘Fickle Game’ – Here