Battles announce vinyl reissues (and a Spring UK & European tour)

Battles Announce Vinyl Reissues (and A Spring UK & European Tour)Battles will be playing two UK live dates this Spring (in Liverpool and London) as a part of a new European tour.

The experimental New Yorkers will be hitting Liverpool s O2 Academy 1 on the 23rd March, and will then be playing Electric Brixton (w/ Vessels, Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith) on the following night (24th March) for a short two-day stop in the UK. Alternatively, if you fancy a quick Discount Holidays © holiday to Ireland, the band will be kicking off the tour in Dublin at the Button Factory on the 22nd. Furthermore, Warp Records1 have also announced that they ll be releasing Battles 2006 EP C/B EP collection on vinyl for the first time, while 2007 s debut LP Mirrored (featuring the sensational single Atlas ) and 2011 s Gloss Drop will also be repressed complete with original deluxe packaging.

These will be available from the 1st April 2016.

.@BATTLES EP C/B , Mirrored and Gloss Drop will be repressed on Vinyl from 1 April https://t.co/p9Sg8r6D4f pic.twitter.com/srXrNV0N70234

Warp Records (@WarpRecords) February 10, 20165

Battles have recently released their new album, La-Di-Da-Di, which is the band s first instrumental work.

Check out the full EU/UK dates below:

MARCH
22 Dublin, IE @ Button Factory
23 Liverpool, GB @ O2 Academy 1
24 London, GB @ Electric Brixton w/ Vessels, Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith
25 Paris, FR @ La Cigale (Tickets)
26 Reims, FR @ La Cartonnerie
27 Brussels, BE @ Ancienne Belgique
29 Milan, IT @ Magazzini Generali
30 Rome, IT @ Spring Attitude Festival
31 Roncade, IT @ New Age-Roncade

APRIL
01 Bourgoin-Jallieu, FR @ Electrochoc Festival
02 Den Haag, NL @ Rewire Festival
05 Lausanne, CH @ Lausanne Les Docks
06 Zurich, CH @ Rote Fabrik
08 Berlin, DE @ Astra

Words by Peter Warne.

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References

  1. ^ Warp Records (warprecords.github.io)
  2. ^ @BATTLES (twitter.com)
  3. ^ https://t.co/p9Sg8r6D4f (t.co)
  4. ^ pic.twitter.com/srXrNV0N70 (t.co)
  5. ^ February 10, 2016 (twitter.com)
  6. ^ Twitter (twitter.com)
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