Liverpool’s BIRD are set to release their second single ‘A War’ from their debut album, My Fear and Me, released on Baltic Records on 26th May 2014.
After releasing two EPs (one of which was produced by composer and ex-The Coral guitarist, Bill Ryder-Jones) and continually touring the UK, BIRD have gained a large loyal following and garnered praise from all corners, including BBC Radio 1, 2, 3, 6Music and have even been invited to play sessions for Simon Raymonde (The Cocteau Twins/Bella Union). The Guardian, Metro, NYLON, NME, Q Track of the Day, TLOBF and Channel 4 are just some who have featured the band. They recently played at the BBC6Music Festival, and are currently on tour in Europe supporting Rodriguez playing to sold out venues of 3,000!
Support slots with Wild Beasts, Soley, King Charles, PINS, Poltergeist (Echo and The Bunnymen), Stealing Sheep and Rodriguez have cemented BIRD as a formidable live presence. They were invited in 2013 to play atFestival Number 6, The Great Escape and Liverpool Sound City.
Their debut album, My Fear and Me will be released on Baltic Records on 26th May 2014. The band have also announced a series of UK your dates…
1st May – Anglican Church, Liverpool Sound City 9th May – Basement, York 30th May – Bath Fringe Festival, Bath 2nd June – Joiners, Southampton 3rd June – Brudenell Social Club, Leeds 5th June- Broadcast, Glasgow 6th June – The Compass, Chester 17th June – Crauford Arms, Milton Keynes 18th June – Railway Inn, Winchester 19th June – Hoxton Bar & Grill, London 19th July – Astral Coast Festival, New Brighton, Wirral 1st- 3rd August – Kendal Calling – The Lakes
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