Ben Kweller European Tour November 201226 September 2012
Following the release of his acclaimed new album ‘Go Fly A Kite,’ Texan singer-songwriter Ben Kweller returns to Europe this November to play a series of shows, including a London date at the Electric Ballroom. Kweller will be utilizing the talents of Brighton’s underground heroes, The Electric Soft Parade, as his backing band.
05 NOV Munich, DE 59:1
06 NOV Berlin, DE Postbahnhof am Ostbahnhof
08 NOV London, UK Electric Ballroom
10 NOV Cologne, DE Luxor
12 NOV Paris, FR La Maroquinerie
13 NOV Nantes, FR Stereolux Club
14 NOV La Rochelle, FR La Sirene Club
15 NOV Barcelona, ES Sala Apolo
Over the past 15 years, Kweller has become one of America’s most treasured songwriters and performers. His genre-jumping blend of alt rock, piano ballads and folk music has captured the hearts of fans and critics alike. Kweller is known for his ‘anything goes’ live shows and experimental nature on stage. Those attributes combined with the Noel Gallagher-endorsed sounds of The Electric Soft Parade are sure to make each of these nights in November extremely special in their own way.
– PRAISE FOR GO FLY A KITE –
“The ever-dependable Austin singer delivers his best album yet” **** Rolling Stone
“Kweller returns to the recipe he cooked up on his delightful self-titled 2006 LP, doling out crunchy rockers and dreamy ballads that showcase his ingenious vocals and neoclassical impulses” **** Uncut
“Kweller’s new album is something of a greatest-hits set but with all new songs” The New York Times