The Postal Service announce UK/EU dates
The Postal Service, who recently revealed they'd be releasing a Deluxe 10th anniversary edition of Give Up on April 8th via Sub Pop, have announced they'll be heading to the UK/EU this May.
The dates are as follows:
- 18/05/13 Sat - Manchester UK @ Academy 2
- 20/05/13 Mon - London UK @ Brixton Academy
- 21/05/13 Tues - Paris FR @ Trianon
- 23/05/13 Thu - Barcelona SP @ Primavera Sound 2013
Tickets are on sale now from here. The duo (Ben Gibbard and Jimmy Tamborello) will be joned by Jenny Lewis and Laura Burhenn.
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Such Great Heights: A conversation with Justin Mitchell, director of The Postal Service's Everything Will Change
They had a hard time booking shows for their one and only tour, with promoters flummoxed by just what it was they were buying into, and whilst the venues kept getting bigger over the course of the run, it wasn't until after they'd returned to their primary projects that Give Up really took on a life of its own. [read more]
January 8th is a big day for music. Of course, David Bowie's curveball comeback will take the top spot, but we've had other headlines too – not least that Ben Gibbard and Jimmy Tamborello's electro side-project The Postal Service might be making their eagerly awaited, but hardly expected reunion at this year's Coachella festival. [read more]