Agnes Obel announces new single ‘Words Are Dead’ October Tour and ‘Dorian’ video

By on May 16, 2014

Agnes Obel

Play It Again Sam’s acclaimed singer-pianist Agnes Obel has announced her biggest European tour to date. The Berlin-based Dane will tour Germany, France, Netherlands, and Belgium this October, appearing at prestigious, historic venues including The Olympia in Paris, Royal Theatre Carré in Amsterdam, and Munich Philharmonie. Details below.

October 2014

Sun 5th            Paris FR, Olympia

Mon 6th           Amiens FR, Le Cirque

Weds 8th         Amsterdam NL, Carré

Thurs 9th         Liege BE, Forum

Fri 10th            Munich DE, Philharmonie

Sun 12th          Berlin DE, Admiralspalast

Weds 15th       Hamburg DE, CCH

Mon 20th         Tours FR, Le Vinci

Tickets go on sale this Friday 16th May.

Agnes Obel recently appeared on the opening show of the new series of BBC2’s Later….With Jools Holland, watch her performance of her last single Aventine here

Obel’s critically acclaimed new album Aventine – containing the singles The Curse, Dorian, Aventine and new single Words Are Dead – is out now on Play It Again Sam. Aventine is the follow-up to the 2010 debut Philharmonics, which sold almost half a million copies across Europe. The new album is repeating its success, having sold over 150K in France, reaching Platinum status, with another Platinum sales award in her native Denmark, and Gold in Belgium.

This summer Obel will be playing festivals across Europe, including her first UK Festival Latitude in Suffolk on 19th July. Obel will headline her biggest London show yet at Somerset House on 12th July as part of the Summer Series concerts. Tickets available from http://www.somersethouse.org.uk/summerseries / http://www.ticketmaster.co.uk.amex

www.agnesobel.com / www.playitagainsam.net

DaveHHM

Author: DaveHHM

Dave Luttrull: Owner/Editor in Chief of Hellhound Music. Star Wars nerd, Gamer, Destiny homer, blogger, writer and lover of all things music.

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