Cigarettes After Sex Announce 2018 European Tour
With the latest leg of their global headline tour arriving in the UK next week, Cigarettes After Sex have announced yet more tour dates for 2018 including a show at London’s Brixton Academy on May 24. Kicking off in Nottingham this weekend, their current UK headline tour will take in Leeds, Glasgow, Belfast, Manchester, as well as a sold out show at London’s iconic Roundhouse on Monday November 20 – only 18 months since they made their London debut at The Lexington. See Cig’s full gig listings here.
Francesca Lombardo on Rinse FM
Kevin Saunderson And KiNK Release ‘Idyllic’
Kevin Saunderson has teamed up with Techno’s man of the moment, KiNK, for a collaborative effort celebrating the 30th anniversary of Kevin’s KMS label. ‘Idyllic’ will be one of three tracks released, alongside new material from Dubfire & Marc Houle, out October 9. Mixmag have the exclusive premiere below.
Kevin Saunderson with Gilles Peterson
Françoise Hardy On Cigarettes After Sex
Francesca Lombardo Remixes Pattern Drama’s ‘Wait For Me’
Francesca Lombardo has been recruited by Pattern Drama to remix his ‘Wait For Me’ track, out now on Boston label Cenote Records. Francesca’s rework has been championed by Beatport earning tech house track of the week and hailed as ‘one of the hottest tracks on the Beatport shelves this year’. CEN012 is available digitally and on vinyl. Listen to the remix below.
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Cigarettes After Sex Signs To Blue Raincoat Artists
Cigarettes After Sex, hailed by fans and critics alike as one of the most important bands to emerge in recent years, have become part of our Blue Raincoat Artists family in a deal that involves their manager Ed Harris joining our artist management division.
Harris will be based in New York and will continue to manage both Cigarettes After Sex and psychedelic band Celebration. This arrangement marks our first step into managing alternative bands, alongside our impressive roster of electronic music artists and DJs.
Hailing from Brooklyn New York, Cigarettes After Sex currently boasts well over 50 million streams on Spotify and 150 million views on YouTube. They have been acclaimed by BBC 6 Music DJ Lauren Laverne as “the sound of 2017”. Singles ‘K’ and ‘Apocalypse’ were met with widespread acclaim and their 2017 tour continues to sell out across the world. The band released their self-titled debut album last month, listen to it below.