The Pierces announce September UK headline tour (2014)
Story by Jack Foley
THE Pierces have announced details of a full UK headline tour in September in support of their new album Creation.
Starting in Edinburgh, the tour takes in 10 cities and includes a show at London’s O2 Shepherds Bush Empire on September 23, 2014.
Creation is the follow-up to sisters Allison and Catherine Pierce’s 2011 breakthrough album, You & I. The Alabama-born siblings now reside in California and the relocation can be heard on their radiant new record.
The new UK tour follows three sold out intimate UK shows in June that saw the sisters praised with critical acclaim of their ‘magical, sinuously intertwined voices’ (The Guardian).
Tickets for the tour go on sale on Friday, August 1 at 9am.
The dates are (all September 2014):
16 – Edinburgh Queens Hall
17 – Gateshead The Sage
19 – Bristol Trinity Centre
20 – Sheffield Leadmill
21 – Manchester Academy 2
23 – London O2 Shepherds Bush Empire
24 – Birmingham Glee Club
25 – Cambridge Junction
27 – Liverpool O2 Academy 2
28 – Nottingham Rescue Rooms