Announced to play Glastonbury & Fuji Rock Festivals, Worldwide shows listed

Battles 

Announced to play Glastonbury & Fuji Rock Festivals, Worldwide shows listed

14/04/2011
Battles' will grace key stages of two more prestigious festivals this summer - Glastonbury in the UK and Fuji Rock in Japan.

This news follows the lineup announcement of Battles' curated All Tomorrows Parties 'Nightmare Before Christmas' event, the digital release of 'Ice Cream' (featuring Kompakt's Matias Aguayo on vocals) and the general excitement around forthcoming album 'Gloss Drop' (out 6th/7th June).

Anyone looking to attend their forthcoming shows (listed below) should snap up tickets fast - London’s ICA show, Boston, New York, Toronto, San Francisco and Chicago have already sold out (Londoners without tickets please see the newly announced June show at Heaven)


Festivals Just Announced (scroll for all dates)

JUNE 25th Glastonbury Festival, UK – John Peel Stage → Info
JULY 29th-31st Fuji Rock Festival, Naeba Ski Resort, Japan → LineupTickets


Download Ice Cream

→ Download 'Ice Cream' at Bleep
→ Download 'Ice Cream' at iTunes

(on Bleep preorders of the album will be credited instantly with the download of Ice Cream,
with the rest of the release (and if you order CD/Vinyl) delivered on release date.)

Preorder Gloss Drop (out 6th/7th June)

→ Preorder Gloss Drop at Bleep (includes instant Ice Cream download)
→ Preorder Gloss Drop at Amazon US
→ Preorder Gloss Drop at Amazon UK
→ Preorder Gloss Drop at Amazon DE


BATTLES LIVE 2011

APRIL
15 Milan, Italy - Elita Festival Buy Tickets
20 London, UK - ICA SOLD OUT
26 Boston, US - Brighton Music Hall SOLD OUT
27 New York, US - Le Poisson Rouge SOLD OUT
29 Toronto, Canada - Mod Club SOLD OUT
30 Chicago, US - Lincoln Hall SOLD OUT

MAY
02 Los Angeles, US - Echoplex (moved from The Echo) Buy Tickets
03 San Francisco, US - Bottom of the Hill SOLD OUT
04 Portland, US - Doug Fir Buy Tickets
05 Seattle, US - Crocodile Buy Tickets
27 Barcelona, Spain - Primavera Sound Buy Tickets
28 Dudingen, Switzerland - Kilbi Festival Buy Tickets
31 Marseille, France - Espace Julien Buy Tickets

JUNE
01 Lyon, France - Nuits Sonores Festival Buy Tickets
02 Poitiers, France - Confort Moderne Buy Tickets
03 Brighton, UK - Concorde2 Buy Tickets
04 Manchester, UK - O2 Apollo with Caribou Buy Tickets
05 Dublin, Ireland - Forbidden Fruit Festival Buy Tickets
06 Leeds, UK - Cockpit Buy Tickets
07 Glasgow, UK - The Arches Buy Tickets
08 London, UK - Heaven Buy Tickets
09 Amsterdam, The Netherlands - Melkweg Buy Tickets
10 Dortmund, Germany - FZW Buy Tickets
11 Munich, Germany - Feierwerk Buy Tickets
12 Hamburg, Germany - Uebel & Gefährlich Buy Tickets
25 Glastonbury Festival, UK - John Peel Stage Info
26 Cardiff, UK - Millennium Music Hall Buy Tickets
27 Birmingham, UK - HMV Institute Buy Tickets

JULY
01 Belfort, France - Eurockeennes Festival Info/Tickets
02 London – Wireless Festival Info
29-31 Fuji Rock Festival, Naeba Ski Resort, Japan LineupTickets

AUGUST
12 Hertfordshire - Standon Calling Festival Info

DECEMBER
9-11 Minehead UK - BATTLES ARE CURATING ATP/NBC INFO
(have chosen FLYING LOTUS, THE PSYCHIC PARAMOUNT & WALLS to play with them)