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Month: November, 2010

Gravenhurst on tour in Europe & UK, November and December 2010.

Dates Listed below but please go to Myspace or Facebook for full details. The new website is coming soon!

Greetings people of refined taste and discerning proclivities. And hello to the dull, the indifferent and the moronically incurious. And the horrifyingly pointless. All are welcome here.

I am roughly half way through the creation of the next Gravenhurst album. I will however be taking a break from writing and recording in November because Paul Smith of Maximo Park has a solo album coming out and he has invited me to perform as the main the support act on his tour of Europe and the UK, and naturally I said ?F*** yeah?. So here are the dates.

Thursday 4 November, HOLLAND – Amsterdam, Sugar Factory.

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Friday 12 November, ITALY – Milan, La Casa 139.

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Saturday 13 November, ITALY – Rome, Blackout. Buy tickets

Sunday 14 November, ITALY – Mirano (VE), Moon Club. Tickets on the door only

Tuesday 16 November, SWITZERLAND – Luzern, Bar 59. Buy tickets

Wednesday 17 November, SWITZERLAND – Fribourg, CafĂ© de la Fonderie. Buy
tickets

Friday 19 November, SWITZERLAND – Zurich, Plaza. Buy tickets

Saturday 20 November, FRANCE – Paris, Fleche d’Or. Buy tickets

Sunday 21 November, BELGIUM – Brussels, Botanique/Rotonde. Buy tickets

Tuesday 23 November, UK – Southampton, Joiners. Buy tickets

Wednesday 24 November, UK – Oxford, Jericho. Buy tickets here or here

Friday 26 November, UK – Nottingham, Bodega. Buy tickets here or here

Saturday 27 November, UK – Leeds, Brudenell. Buy tickets here or here

Sunday 28 November, UK – Birmingham, Glee Club. Buy tickets

Monday 29 November, UK – Bristol, Thekla. Buy tickets here or here

Wednesday 1 December, UK – London, Bush Hall. SOLD OUT

Thursday 2 December, UK – Manchester, Deaf Institute. SOLD OUT

Friday 3 December, UK – Glasgow, Classic Grand. Buy
tickets

Saturday 4 December, UK – Newcastle, Sage 2. Buy tickets

I will be playing at least four new songs and several old ones, switching between electric and acoustic guitars as quickly as possible and trying to avoid wasting time repeatedly tuning up. I will as ever be accompanied by a number of drone-making electronic devices. I am assured by a reliable source that the Deaf Institute in Manchester is haunted and that three-part harmonies may be provided spontaneously by the resident revenants who are doomed to wander the eternal limbo between the realms of the living and the
dead, unable to rest in peace until they find that f** stereo mini jack to quarter inch patch lead that some c*** from the support band accidentally-on-purpose wandered off with after a gig that ended in disaster when part of the building collapsed, trapping the group of singers back stage for three days over the course of which they were driven insane by a monumentally pedantic sound engineer. By the time rescue workers reached them they had smeared the walls with their excrement and eaten their own eyes before finally strangling themselves to death with XLR cables. The sound engineer was found unharmed, lucid, and fervently espousing his position on the problem of phase cancellation in applications involving multiple microphone placements.

Hope to see you there.

Nick

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