English duo Drenge recently confirmed their self-titled debut US album release on July 22 via Infectious Music. The band recently won NME‘s award for “Best New Band” and will be touring across North America this July. Drenge will bring their blistering rock-n-roll to several cities including New York, Philadelphia, Boston, Chicago, San Francisco, Los Angeles and more. See full tour date information below.
CLICK HERE to watch the music video for “Bloodsports,” which was included in BBC DJ Zane Lowe’s “Hottest Records of 2013” and was touted in year-end lists from NME, The Fly and Les Inrocks.
Brothers Eoin (Guitar and vocals) and Rory Loveless (Drums) have become one of the UK’s most buzzed about new acts following a year of impressive festival appearances, including Bestival, Glastonbury, and Reading & Leeds, support slots at Hyde Park with the Rolling Stones and at iTunes Festival with Arctic Monkeys, and a coveted performance on veritable BBC show Later….with Jools Holland.
Drenge (Danish for “boys”) hail from Castleton, near Sheffield in the North of England. The Loveless brothers have an uncanny ability to tap into the insouciance, confusion and chaos of today’s generation while at the same time translating it into a vicious serotonin rush. Even though the brothers are barely in their 20s, they have accumulated enough confidence, vim and vigour in their music to sweep any discerning listener off their feet.
01.) People In Love Make Me Feel Yuck
03.) I Want To Break You In Half
06.) Gun Crazy
07.) Face Like a Skull
08.) I Don’t Want To Make Love To You
10.) Bye Bye Bao Bao
11.) Let’s Pretend
7/23 – Washington, DC @ Black Cat Backstage
7/24 – Philadelphia, PA @ MilkBoy
7/25 – New York, NY @ Mercury Lounge
7/26 – Brooklyn, NY @ Rough Trade
7/28 – Boston, MA @ Great Scott
7/29 – Toronto, ON @ The Garrison
7/30 – Detroit, MI @ Pike Room
7/31 – Chicago, IL @ Subterranean w/ Temples
8/01 – Minneapolis, MN @ 7th Street
8/04 – Seattle, WA @ Sunset
8/05 – Portland, OR @ Doug Fir
8/07 – San Francisco @ Bottom of the Hill
8/08 – Los Angeles @ Bootleg Bar
8/09 – San Diego @ Soda Bar
Be sure to check out DRENGE online:
- alt-J announce new album "This Is All Yours" out Sept 22; Fall tour dates
- Black Stone Cherry to release new album 'Magic Mountain' May 6 on RoadRunner
- Dead Leaf Echo announce release of new EP Feb.25 on Moon Sound Records & US tour dates
- Eternal Summers announce dates with Cheatahs and The Pains of Being Pure at Heart
- Anagnorisis release vinyl edition of 'Beyond All Light' and announce March tour dates
- Miss May I release 'Rise Of The Lion' track by track video preview