CONFIRM T-IN THE PARK and 3 SUMMER HEADLINE SHOWS
MAD DECENT YEASAYER O.N.E. REMIX CONTEST
SOLD OUT HEADLINE KOKO SHOW FOR MAY
‘ODD BLOOD’ OUT NOW
"Euphoria levels are cranked up further on the semi-anthemic Madder Red, with its lush harmonies and incessant tribal drums" SUNDAY TIMES
“… wonderfully heady and exhilarating” GUARDIAN
"Madder Red channels the Aboriginal Outback" METRO
"a sky-scraping Arcade Fire-styled wordless chorus" Q
"you'll be dancing with tears in your eyes before you know it" Mojo
Having just performed at Coachella Festival (name checked by one, JAY-Z no less!) Yeasayer will be returning to the UK to perform on Later… with Jools Holland and a headline show at London’s Koko on 26th May which sold out an impressive 3 months ahead.
The band have now also confirmed T In The Park (11thJuly) alongside Lovebox (London’s Victoria Park, 16th-18th July), Latitude (15 – 18th July) and Reading & Leeds Festivals (27th – 29th August), as well as festival appearances Yeasayer have confirmed a handful of headline shows in Cambridge, Sheffield and Brighton.
Yeasayer will also be performing at a number of European/International festivals in the summer including Barcelona’s Primavera Festival (28th May), Holland’s Pinkpop (30th May), Heineken Open Air Festival in Poland (1st July), Belgium’s Pukkelpop (21st Aug) and Fujirock in Japan (1st Aug).
MAD DECENT / AVIARY PRESENTS YEASAYER O.N.E. REMIX CONTEST
As of now, until May 14th, Mad Decent and Aviary will be sponsoring a remix contest for Yeasayer's latest single "O.N.E." at:
Stems of "O.N.E." are available to remix using Aviary - the free online music program - as well as other software of your choice.
Winners will be determined by the public and, Mad Decent has offered up some easy widgets for creators to promote their work via Twitter, Facebook and Embeddable Code.
Remixers can upload as many different mixes as they want.
Entries can be submitted immediately (2 weeks submission) and close May 14th (after 1 week of voting) and winners will be announced shortly after with the
The winner will have their mix featured on the MAD DECENT website as well as receiving the Grand Prize Package: a Native Instruments Traktor Scratch Pro as well as CD and LP formats of ODD BLOOD.
CONFIRMED UK/EURO and International SHOWS:
26-May UK London Koko (Headline show) ::SOLD OUT::
28-May Spain Barcelona Primavera
29-May Switzerland Dudingen Bad Bonn Kilbi Festival
30-May Holland Landgraaf Pinkpop Festival
01-Jul Poland Gdynia Heineken Open Air
03-Jul Belgium Werchter Rock Werchter
04-Jul France Arras Main Square Festival
05-Jul UK Cambridge Junction (Headline Show) ::NEW::
06-Jul Uk Sheffield Plug (Headline Show) ::NEW::
08-Jul Serbia Novi Sad, Exit Festival
11-Jul UK Scotland, Kinross T In The Park
12-Jul UK Brighton Concorde 2 (Headline Show) ::NEW::
14-Jul Denmark Arhus Voxhall (Headline Show)
15-Jul Sweden Arvika Arvikafestivalen
16-Jul Germany Ferropolis Melt! Festival
17-Jul UK London Victoria Park www.lovebox.net
30-Jul Australia Woodford, Qld Splendour In The Grass
01-Aug Japan Niigata Fujirock
14-Aug Germany Haldern Festival
15-Aug Hungary Budapest Sziget Festival
16-Aug Czech R Prague Lucerna Music Bar (Headline Show)
20-Aug Austria St. Polten, Frequency Festival
21-Aug Belgium Hasselt Pukkelpop
“A band whose breadth of sound and vision has the potential to be here with us for quite some time” Spinner
“ODD BLOOD comparts styles and sounds of the world into an easy duty-free package, and, in doing so, absolutely throbs with vigour” The Guardian
“The spirit of sonic adventure is real and invigorating” The Independent on Sunday
“one of the most innovative releases of the year….” The Sunday Times
“Undulating pop masterpiece… thrillingly inventive, brilliantly ambitious, a monumental return” The Fly
“Our latest musical obsession, Packed full of indie-pop gems” Grazia
“[ODD BLOOD has] already set and ingenious marker for 2010” Loud & Quiet
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