MUSIC NEWS: FKA twigs announces autumn tour dates | Debut album LP1 out now on Young Turks

FKA twigs announced today her most extensive set of live shows so far. The 30 date headline tour features her biggest shows to date, including Hackney Empire in London and New York City's Terminal 5, in addition to further shows across the UK, Europe and north America.  Currently FKA twigs is on a sold-out run of dates in North America, which included a performance last week at New York City's Webster Hall, and a show tonight at Los Angeles' El Rey Theatre. Followed by her debut show in San Francisco at the Great American Music Hall tomorrow.

Tickets on-sale this Friday visit http://fkatwi.gs/ for full details. 

This week also sees the release of FKA twigs hotly-anticipated debut album, titled LP1 and released via Young Turks, the album  - which features previously heard track "Two Weeks" and "Pendulum" - is FKA twigs' most definitive artistic statement yet, marking her elevation from word-of-mouth secret to global obsession. LP1 was described by Pitchfork as "a huge album, a monumental debut," while the The Guardian said, "LP1 is genuinely brilliant."

The full tour dates are:

October

2nd           The Dome, Brighton, UK

3rd            The Library, Birmingham, UK

4th            R.N.C.M Theatre, Manchester, UK

6th            Oran Mor, Glasgow, UK

8th            Hackney Empire, London, UK

9th            Trinity, Bristol, UK

14th         La Maronquinerie, Paris, France

15th         Paradiso Noord, Amsterdam, Holland

16th         Ab Box, Brussels, Belgium

17th         Buergerhaus Stollwerk, Cologne, Germany

19th         VEGA, Copenhagen, Denmark

20th         Mojo, Hamburg, Germany

21st         Kesselhaus, Berlin, Germany

22nd        Basen, Warsaw, Poland


November

6th            930 Club, Washington, D.C.

7th            Union Transfer, Philadelphia, PA

8th            Terminal 5, New York, NY

11th         Brighton Music Hall, Boston, MA

13th         Metro, Chicago, IL

14th         Fine Line, Minneapolis, MN

17th         Commodore, Vancouver, Canada

18th         Showbox, Seattle, WA

20th         Regency, San Francisco, CA

21st         Regent, Los Angeles, CA

26th         Parish, Austin, TX

28th         Trees, Dallas, TX

29th         Republic, New Orleans, LA

December

1st            Mercy Lounge, Nashville, TN

2nd           Terminal West, Atlanta, GA

3rd            The Social, Orlando, FL





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