On Monday, the 4th of September, Cannonball Statman will open for a night of UK bands at AMP Studios in London (tickets), before embarking on a one-week UK tour with his long-time touring companion and fellow New York musician Mallory Feuer of The Grasping Straws and Jeffrey Lewis & the Voltage.
4 Sept / London / AMP Studios w/ Francis Wolfe (tickets)
10-16 Sept w/ The Grasping Straws:
10 Sept / Stockton-on-Tees / The Waiting Room (tickets)
11 Sept / Nottingham / JT Soar (tickets)
12 Sept / Brighton / The Pipeline (details)
14 Sept / Colchester / Queen St Brewhouse (tickets)
15 Sept / Rochester / Three Sheets To The Wind (details)
16 Sept / London / Biddle Bros w/ David Cronenberg’s Wife (details)
Then, on the 22nd of October, Cannonball’s 30th birthday, he will release his new album Hard to Break, with a release party (link) hosted as part of the renowned and long-standing Sunday night performance series at The Waiting Room in Eaglescliffe, UK, featuring additional performances by two of his friends and collaborators, France de Griessen and Chubaby.
The album’s release will be followed by a 2 month tour in the UK and mainland Europe, including dates with John Peel favorite and long-time touring partner JD Meatyard, Leeds indie band Cowtown, and legendary New York artist Jason Trachtenburg, frontman of the Trachtenburg Family Slideshow Players. Jason and Cannonball will both perform at the London Antifolk Festival at Windmill Brixton in November as part of this tour.
More details on the October-December tour are still to come, but some can be found in the recently released Hard to Break press kit.
See you soon!