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Iron and Wine announce UK tour dates for 2018

Iron and Wine

Story by Jack Foley

FOLLOWING excellent reviews for new album Beast Epic, Iron & Wine has announced a number of European shows for early 2018.

Beginning in Reykjavic on January 14, the tour reaches these shores in February for four dates in the UK and Ireland, including a night at London Eventim Apollo.

The dates are (all February 2018)

13 – Birmingham Symphony Hall
14 – Dublin The Helix
15 – Manchester Bridgewater Hall
16 – London Eventim Apollo

Currently on a huge tour of the US, Iron & Wine’s full international touring schedule can be found on his website.

Tickets go on sale this Friday (September 1) at 10am.

Iron & Wine’s Beast Epic was written and produced by Sam Beam. It was recorded and engineered by Tom Schick at the Loft in Chicago in July 2016 and January 2017, and mastered by Richard Dodd in Nashville, Tennessee.

The musicians who played on the album include long time Iron & Wine collaborators Rob Burger (keys), Joe Adamik (percussion, drums), and Jim Becker (guitar, banjo, violin, mandolin), along with bassist Sebastian Steinberg (Soul Coughing and Fiona Apple), and Chicagoan Teddy Rankin Parker (cello).

Photo credit: Josh Wool.