Bauhaus frontman and Twilight actor Peter Murphy announces tour
New single Seesaw Sway released Oct 10th
The iconic Peter Murphy is set to embark on a brand new UK tour following the release of his critically acclaimed new solo album Ninth last month.
The former Bauhaus front man will play gigs in London, Bristol, Glasgow, Leeds and Liverpool in October.
The tour dates are:
12 Oct – London, The Garage 13 Oct – Bristol, Academy 2 14 Oct – Glasgow, King Tuts 15 Oct – Leeds, Cockpit 16 Oct – Liverpool, Academy 2
Tickets go on sale this Friday at 9am.
The tour is in support of Murphy’s latest release Ninth, his firstsolo album in seven years and since the permanent dissolution of Bauhaus in 2009. Peter’s next single Seesaw Sway is released on 10th October.
Peter ignited a new generation of fans in 2009 when appearing with Trent Reznor during Nine Inch Nails final tour and again in 2010 with a central cameo appearance as “The Cold One” in Eclipse, the most resent instalment of the Twilight series.
Praise for Ninth:
“A classy return” – Uncut
“To be applauded” - Q
“Quite extraordinary” – NME
“A swaggering affair” **** - Record Collector
“One taste of Seesaw Sway or I Spit Roses will remind you exactly who you’re dealing with: the man. It is punk, jaunt, goth, doom, ‘80s gloom, everthing is present and accounted for” – Consequence Of Sound