Booking now James Blake announces 2019 North American tour

James Blake announces 2019 North American tour
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February/March dates will follow a pair of recent singles from the saucy warbler.

James Blake has announced that he’s set to begin his 2019 with an extensive headline tour across North America.

The singer, who released two new singles this year, will head out on a February and March run which begins in Atlanta on 18th February.

Beginning 2018 by supporting Kendrick Lamar on the European leg of his ‘DAMN.’ tour, the saucy warbler has been relatively quiet since then.

We’ve heard two new songs - the slinky throwback ‘If The Car Beside You Moves Ahead’ and the heartbreaking slowie ‘Don’t Miss It’ ft Mount Kimbie - and he played a bunch of piano-based new tracks live at the end of last year, but no concrete information reached us as to the whereabouts of a new album.

James Blake last released an album with 2016’s ‘The Colour In Anything’. Re-visit our feature, stripping back the paintwork of the singer’s third LP.

View the new tour dates and watch the video for ‘If The Car Beside You Moves Ahead’ below.

FEBRUARY
18 Atlanta, Tabernacle
20 Boston, House Of Blues
21 Washington DC, The Anthem
22 Philadelpia, The Fillmore
24 New York, Terminal 5
25 New York, Terminal 5
27 Toronto, Sony Centre For The Performing Arts
28 Montreal, L’Olympia

MARCH
02 Royal Oak, Music Theatre
03 Chicago, Riviera Theatre
04 Saint Paul, Palace Theatre
08 Portland, Roseland Theatre
09 Vancouver, Harbour Convention Centre
10 Seattle, Moore Theatre
12 Oakland, Fox Theatre
12 Pomona, Fox Theatre
16 Los Angeles, Hollywood Palladium

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