She & Him | 22/02/10

We are very excited to announce that She & Him will be playing shows across the UK and Europe for the very first time this Spring. The live shows will feature a seven-piece band including She (Zooey Deschanel) and Him (M Ward), performing songs from their gorgeous forthcoming LP, Volume Two (April 5th), as well as their debut, Volume One.

The tour, which kicks off in Madrid on 26th April, passes through mainland Europe and Scandinavia before finishing up with two UK shows – London’s Koko on the 7th of May and a performance at ATP (curated by Matt Groening) on the 8th. She & Him will also perform at this year’s SXSW, Coachella and Bonnaroo Festivals in the US.

UK and European live dates are as follows:

26/04/10 Spain: Madrid - Joy Eslava 

27/04/10 Spain: Barcelona - Apolo

29/04/10 France: Paris - Café de la Danse

30/04/10 Germany: Berlin - Lido

01/05/10 Denmark: Copenhagen - Vega (Jnr)

03/05/10 Sweden: Stockholm - Kagelbanan

04/05/10 Norway: Oslo - Cosmotpolite

06/05/10 Holland: Amsterdam - Melkweg 

07/05/10 UK: London – Koko

08/05/10 UK: Minehead - ATP Festival

In The Sun, the first single from Volume Two (featuring guest vocals from Tilly and the Wall) will be released digitally on March 29th, along with a cover of the Beach Boys’ I Can Hear Music. A limited edition 7” will be released exclusively through independent record shops in a special edition Volume Two artworked tote bag, as part of Record Store day on April 17th.

Track list is as follows:

A – In The Sun

B – I Can Hear Music (Beach Boys cover)

Volume Two - an album bolstered by rich harmonies, sweet-as-sugar melodies and Brill Building choruses - will be available through Double Six Records on April 5th.

‘Together [She & Him] pose as a great lost Seventies AM-gold couple’ - Rolling Stone