Wednesday, February 19, 2014

Cate Le Bon Performs Live on NPR's Tiny Desk Concert & Announces Tour Dates with Franz Ferdinand

"In an age of complex textures and thumping beats, I find myself wanting to hear these unadorned tunes over and over again."- Bob Boilen, NPR  

Today, Cate Le Bon is eager to share her live performance on NPR's Tiny Desk concert series. Recorded while on a headlining tour supporting her latest release,Mug Museum, the episode features Cate's live version of album tracks "Are You With Me Now?" "No God," and "Duke." Watch Cate's mesmerizing execution here

Mug Museum was released on November 12, 2013 via Wichita Recordings and landed Le Bon on multiple Best of 2013 lists including Brooklyn Vegan's and Bob Boilen's/NPR.  Cate toured the states extensively in support, including SOLD OUT headlining dates in NY, DC, Toronto, Chicago and Philly before crossing the pond for a headlining tour in UK/EU which started last week and wraps up in early March. After a very short break, Cate Le Bon will be back on the road with Warpaint on the east coast starting March 21 before hitting the west coast with Franz Ferdinand in April. A full list of dates can be found below.  

2/18 Birmingham- Hare & Hounds
2/19 Bristol- Colston Hall
2/20 Fireworks Festival France- Le Grand Mix
2/21 Bordeaux France- I Boat
2/22 La Route Du Rock, Saint Malo France- La Nouvelle Vague
2/24 Lyon France- Le Sonic
2/25 Paris France- Le Point Ephemere
2/26 Amsterdam Netherlands- Paradiso
2/27 Brussels Belgium- Ancienne Belgique
2/28 Nyon Switzerland- La Parenthese Les Hivernales Festival
3/01 St Gallen Switzerland- Palace
3/04 Hamburg Germany- Prinzenbar
3/05 Cologne Germany- Studio 672
3/21 New York NY - Webster Hall
3/22 Philadelphia PA- Union Transfer
3/24 Washington DC- Black Cat
3/25 Toronto ON- The Danforth Music Hall
3/26 Detroit MI- Magic Stick
3/28 Chicago IL- Metro
3/29 Minneapolis MN- First Avenue
4/21 Denver CO- Gothic Theatre
4/23 Boise ID- Knitting Factory
4/24 Seattle WA - Showbox Sodo
4/25 Vancouver BC- The Commodore Ballroom
4/26 Portland OR- Roseland Theater
4/28 Oakland CA - Fox Theater
4/29 Los Angeles CA- The Wiltern

Cate Le Bon
Mug Museum
(Wichita / Turnstile / The Elite Meat Supply)
Release Date: Out Now
Order here.

1. I Can't Help You 
2. Are You With Me Now? 
3. Duke
4. No God 
5. I Think I Knew 
6. Wild 
7. Sisters 
8. Mirror Me 
9. Cuckoo Through The Walls 
10. Mug Museum

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