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Blonde Redhead 'Penny Sparkle' Out Now, Touring Now

15th September 2010
Blonde Redhead 'Penny Sparkle' Out Now, Touring Now

‘Here Sometimes’ taken from their forthcoming 4AD Session.

"A significant, evocative force 15 years into its career." MAGNET

"The band's most breathtaking album to date." VENUS (5/5)

"Atmospheric, dream-induced-electro-indie-pop continues the band's progression towards the perfect hipster lullaby." FILTER

"An icy masterclass in how synths should sound." NME (8/10)

"This record is wondrous." Time Out (4/5)

Blonde Redhead’s new album, Penny Sparkle, is out now. Made over the last year between New York and Stockholm, the band worked with production duo Van Rivers and The Subliminal Kid (see also Fever Ray and Glasser), Penny Sparkle shows the band shedding another skin, adding a glacial elegance to their arsenal.

The accompanying artwork was designed by long-time collaborators Stefanie and David from Triboro Design. In addition to the CD and vinyl versions, Penny Sparkle has also been made available as a deluxe, limited edition boxset version. This is ONLY available to buy from independent record stores while stocks last.


The band are now in Europe touring and after that, will be playing a handful of shows in China before returning to their adopted home of the US for a large tour of North America. See below or click here

SEPTEMBER
EUROPE
16 La Bataclan, Paris

18 Ancienne Belgique, Brussels

19 Melkweg (Old Room), Amsterdam

21 Store Vega, Copenhagen

22 Rockefeller, Oslo

23 Debaser, Stockholm

24 Virgin Oil Co, Helsinki

26 Festsaal Kreuzberg, Berlin

29 Shepherds Bush Empire, London

OCTOBER
CHINA
2 Mao Livehouse
, Shanghai
4 Modern Sky Festival, Beijing

NORTH AMERICA
15 Electric Factory, Philadelphia PA
16 Metropolis, Montreal QC
17 Phoenix Concert Theatre, Toronto ON
18 Magic Stick, Detroit MI
20 Southgate House, Newport KY

22 Vic Theatre, Chicago IL
23 Turner Hall Ballroom
, Milwaukee WI
24 First Avenue
, Minneapolis MN
25 The Pageant, St. Louis MO
27 Mercy Lounge, Nashville TN
29 Variety Playhouse
, Atlanta GA
30 Cat's Cradle, Carrboro NC
31 9:30 Club, Washington DC

NOVEMBER
1 Paradise Rock Club, Boston MA
3 Webster Hall, New York NY

14 House Of Blues, San Diego CA

15 Glass House, Pomona CA

16 The Music Box, Los Angeles CA
19 Warfield Theatre, San Francisco CA
20 Roseland Theatre, Portland OR

21 Commodore Ballroom, Vancouver BC

24 Showbox (at the Market), Seattle WA

26 The Depot, Salt Lake City UT

27 Ogden Theatre, Denver CO
29 Warehouse Live Studio, Houston TX

30 Granada Theater, Dallas TX

DECEMBER
1 La Zona Rosa, Austin TX

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