Following the long-awaited release of their self-titled debut album last month on Lefse Records, Toronto punk abdn Absolutely Free hit the UK (and Europe) for their first string of shows on these shores since 2013. They're in good company too - hitting the road with Viet Cong: the new project from two members of greatly missed Calgary quartet Women.
The band play the following dates:
Feb 4th, 2015 - Oslo, London UK.**
Feb 5th, 2015 - Deaf Institute, Manchester UK.**
Feb 6th, 2015 - Broadcast, Glasgow UK.**
Feb 7th, 2015 - Brudenell Social, Leeds UK.**
Feb 8th, 2015 - Green Door Store, Brighton UK.**
Feb 9th, 2015 - Point FMR, Paris FR.**
Feb 10th, 2015 - Paradiso, Amsterdam NL.**
Feb 11th, 2015 - West Germany, Berlin DE.**
Feb 12th, 2015 - Loppen, Copenhagen DK.**
Feb 13th, 2015 - Pokalen, Oslo NO.**
Feb 14th, 2015 - Mejeriet, Lund SE.**
Feb 15th, 2015 - Hafenklang, Hamburg DE.**
Feb 16th, 2015 - Rotown, Rotterdam NL.**
Feb 17th, 2015 - De Kreun, Kortrijk BE.**
Feb 18th, 2015 - Botanique, Brussels BE.**
Feb 19th, 2015 - Club 106, Rouen FR.
Feb 20th, 2015 - Exit 07, Luxembourg, LX.
Feb 24th, 2015 - Bad Bonn, Dundingen CH.
Feb 25th, 2015 - Le Phare, Limoges FR.
Feb 26th, 2015 - Pole Etudient, Nantes FR.
Feb 27th, 2015 - Route du Rock @ La Nouvelle Vague, St. Malo FR.
** = w/ Viet Cong
The singer introduced "the next generation" in Iceland.
Jack Antonoff hears a ''female voice'' in his head when he writes music.
The show will be seen by everybody at the same time.
The Scottish comedian has been speaking about gaining a knighthood in the Queen's Birthday Honours List.