The Pet Shop Boys seem to be as in demand as ever. Additional dates for their ‘Electric 2014’ have been added to the American leg of their tour. Returning after last year’s sell out shows across the United States, these dates will feature songs from the duo’s most recent critically acclaimed ‘Electric’ album as well as Pet Shop Boys signature hits.
‘Electric’ was the first Pet Shop Boys studio album that was not released through Parlophone. The 28-year relationship between the duo and the label ended when Pet Shop Boys announced that ‘Electric’ would be released through Kobalt Label Services.
One of the new dates will see the Pet Shop Boys will be performing at this year’s Moogfest in Asheville, North Carolina, USA. Moogfest, described as “the synthesis of technology, art and music”, aims each year to celebrate the legacy and creative vision of Robert Moog, the legendary inventor of the Moog Synthesiser, and the list of artists performing is a who’s who of electronic music including this year Kraftwerk, Giorgio Moroder, Chic/Nile Rogers and M.I.A.
The festival takes place from April 23rd to April 27th and Pet Shop Boys will be headlining the opening night, Wednesday April 23rd. The live dates are…