The Pierces - Headline Tour - June 2011

Headline Tour 
June 2011

Ahead of a packed summer of Festival appearances and following the release of their Polydor debut album ‘You & I’ on May 30th, hotly-tipped duo The Pierces head out on a UK tour in June.

Due to demand The Pierces have added an extra London date to their upcoming UK tour on 16 June
June 2011
Wed 8th           Nottingham Rescue Rooms
Thu 9th             Leeds Cockpit
Sat 11th           Manchester Ruby Lounge
Sun 12th          Birmingham HMV Library
Mon 13th          Bristol Thekla
Wed 15th         London Bush Hall

** Thurs 16th  - London Bush Hall*** EXTRA DATE ADDED

Tickets are £10.00 (£12.00 London) - onsale Friday 15th April at 9am  / 0844 811 0051

The Pierces follow their Top 10 iTunes and airplay hit ‘You’ll Be Mine’ with their new single ‘Glorious,’ with an impact date of May 23rd. A timeless, uplifting song featuring The Pierces signature harmonies, ‘Glorious’ is a summer hit in waiting. March’s single ‘You’ll Be Mine’ was A-listed by Radio 2 and spent 6 weeks in the airplay Top 20. ‘Glorious,’ ‘You’ll Be Mine,’ and ‘Love You More,’ the title track from last years debut Polydor EP, all feature on The Pierces new album ‘You & I.’ 

The Pierces are sisters Allison and Catherine Pierce, originally from Birmingham, Alabama but now living in New York. ‘You & I’ was co-produced by Guy Berryman of Coldplay and his production partner, Grammy-award winner Rik Simpson. The album was recorded in Electric Lady Studios in New York and in Coldplay’s studio The Bakery in north London, and is released on May 30th.

“Pop’s hottest hopes for 2011” Evening Standard
“Heartstopping and extraordinary” **** The Guardian
“honeyed harmonies and huge pop hooks” **** The Times