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LONDON GRAMMER Reveal Debut of 'If You Wait'

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LONDON GRAMMER Reveal Debut of  'If You Wait'

UK-based trio London Grammar - Hannah Reid, Dot Major and Dan Rothman - offers people to listen to their debut album If You Wait a week in advance, you can go HERE to stream it via their website. If You Wait will be available digitally in the US on September 10 via Columbia Records. The album features 11 tracks (see tracklisting below) including the recently released Strong, which is gaining strong radio support in the UK and lighting up the blogosphere. Pitchfork praised the song, noting "Reid's voice washes over you, clean and perfectly," while London's Sunday Times commended its "killer melodies magicked into greatness by Reid's soulful, yearning vocals."



The album is a result of 18 painstaking months spent writing and recording. Heavily involved in every decision made on If You Wait, the band handpicked their team, co-producing the album with Tim Bran (The Verve, Richard Ashcroft, La Roux) and Roy Kerr AKA The Freelance Hellraiser. Roc Nation's KD (Outkast, Beyoncé, Jay-Z) was drafted to mix the album, with Grammy-winning Tom Coyne (Adele's 21) joining them to master.



London Grammar will spend the summer touring internationally before heading to the US and Canada for a number of dates in September and October. Kicking off September 25 at Los Angeles' Troubadour, the tour will see London Grammar crossing North America with stops in cities including San Francisco, Chicago, Toronto and New York before ending in Boston on October 10 (see full itinerary below). Tickets will go on sale beginning Friday, August 9. For additional information on the tour please visithttp://www.londongrammar.com/live .



Since introducing itself with near anonymous posts of two songs (Hey Now and Metal & Dust) late last year, London Grammar quickly captured the interest and, more importantly, the imagination of music fans across the UK and beyond. The tracks catapulted the band straight into the spotlight, with music critics and fans eager to see what they did next. The trio released the acclaimed Metal & Dust EP in June, sold out two London dates, played with The xx at their Night + Day festival and secured slots at nearly all of the UK's major summer festivals - including Glastonbury, Bestival and Festival Number 6 - before confirming their own UK headline tour set for this October, which has already sold out the first London date with a second now announced.



London Grammar is Hannah Reid, Dot Major and Dan Rothman.



If You Wait Tracklisting:

1. Hey Now

2. Stay Awake

3. Shyer

4. Wasting My Young Years

5. Sights

6. Strong

7. Nightcall

8. Metal & Dust

9. Interlude (Live)

10. Flickers

11. If You Wait



See London Grammar live:

http://www.londongrammar.com/live



Sept 6 - Newport, Isle of Wight @ Bestival

Sept 13- Portmeirion @ Festival Number 6

Sept 25 - Los Angeles, CA @ The Troubadour - SOLD OUT

Sept 27 - San Francisco, CA @ Popscene @ Rickshaw

Sept 28 - Portland, OR @ Holocene

Sept 30 - Seattle, WA @ Crocodile (tickets HERE)

Oct 1- Vancouver, BC @ Fortune (tickets HERE)

Oct 3 - Chicago, IL @ Schubas (tickets HERE)

Oct 4 - Toronto, ON @ Black Box

Oct 6 - Washington, DC @ U Street

Oct 7 - Philadelphia, PA @ Underground Arts

Oct 8 - New York, NY @ Gramercy Theatre (tickets HERE)

Oct 10 - Boston, MA @ Brighton (tickets HERE)

Oct 15 - Norwich @ Open

Oct 16 - Brighton @ Concorde

Oct 18 - London @ Electric Brixton - SOLD OUT

Oct 19 - Oxford @ Gathering

Oct 20 - Bristol @ Anson Rooms

Oct 22 - Nottingham @ Rescue Rooms

Oct 23 - Birmingham @ Academy 2

Oct 24 - Leeds @ Cockpit

Oct 26 - Manchester @ Sound Control

Oct 27 - Glasgow @ Oran Mor

Oct 28 - Newcastle @ Northumbria University

Nov 2 - Amsterdam, Holland @ London Calling

Nov 3 - Brussels, Belgium @ Botanique

Nov 5 - Berlin, Germany @ Gruner Salon

Nov 6 - Munich, Germany @ Atomic Café

Nov 8 - Zurich, Switzerland @ Rote Fabrik (Clubraum)

Nov 9 - Paris, France @ La Cigale

Nov 10 - Nantes, France @ Stereolux

Nov 12 - Nancy, France @ L'Autre Canal Club

Nov 13 - Lille, France @ Aeronef

Nov 15 - Lyon, France @ Le Sucre

Nov 18 - Toulouse, France @ La Dynamo

Nov 20 - Bordeaux, France @ Iboat

Nov 22 - Luxembourg @ Sonic Visions Showcase Festival

Nov 28 - London @ Brixton Electric



For additional information please visit:

http://www.londongrammar.com/

www.columbiarecords.com

http://www.twitter.com/londongrammar


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