KT TUNSTALL:’The Troika Tour’
Beyond is very pleased to announce a string of intimate Island dates through August with multi platinum selling singer songwriter KT Tunstall in the lead up the release of her third studio album.
‘The Troika Tour’ starts at An Lanntair in Stornoway, Isle of Lewis on Tuesday 3rd August; Sabhal Mòr Ostaig in Sleat on the Isle of Skye on Wednesday 4th; An Tobar at the Aros Hall in Tobermory on Mull on Thu 5th; and winding up at the Kirkwall Arts Theatre on Orkney on Monday 9th.
KT will be joined by drummer Luke Bullen and bassist Rej Ap Gwynned for the’Troika Tour’ dates.
KT’s new album, entitled ‘Tiger Suit’, is the follow-up to 2007’s platinum selling’Drastic Fantastic’ and represents a shift in direction for the Brit and Ivor Novello Award winning Scottish songstress. Largely demo’d in the solar powered home studio she built at her recently acquired country hide away, the album is produced by Jim Abbiss, famous for his work with Arctic Monkeys , Kasabian, Adele and Editors amongst others. ‘Tiger Suit’ will be released on September 20th through Relentless / Virgin.
Representing a musical departure that KT has dubbed’Nature Techno’ due to its blend of organic instrumentation and dance-friendly textures, the album was recorded in Berlin’ in the legendary Hansa Studios, which played host to the recording of seminal output from the likes of David Bowie (Heroes) and U2 (Achtung Baby).
Or in person from:
An Lanntair, Stornoway
Sabhal Mòr Ostaig, Sleat
An Tobar, Tobermory
Grooves Records, Kirkwall
Tickets go on sale at 10am on Friday 25th June and are limited to two per person.