Well, today’s the day that Lorde unleashes her juggernaut of a second record on to the world!
Yep, ‘Melodrama’ is now streaming! Lorde herself says that the album would be centred around a house party, and it features opening track and first single ‘Green Light’ as well as ‘Liability’, ‘Sober’ and ‘Perfect Places’.
Lorde is also going on a big old European tour to support ‘Melodrama’, and she’ll be playing a few dates in Manchester, London, Birmingham and Glasgow along the way. She’s also set to play festivals such as Glastonbury, Open’er and Rock Werchter this summer.
Stream ‘Melodrama’ in full and see Lorde’s upcoming European tour dates below.
26 Manchester, O2 Apollo
27 London, Alexandra Palace
30 Brighton, Centre
01 Birmingham, O2 Academy
02 Glasgow, O2 Academy
04 Tilburg, O13
05 Paris, Zenith
06 Antwerp, Lotto Arena
08 Lyon, Transbordeur
09 Barcelona, Sant Jordi Club
11 Munich, Zenith
12 Milan, Fabrique
14 Cologne, Palladium
15 Berlin, Tempodrome
17 Stockholm, Annexet
18 Oslo, Sentrum Scene
19 Norway, Trondheim UKA 17 Festival
Lorde plays Rock Werchter (29th June - 2nd July) and Open’er (28th June - 1st July) where DIY is an official media partner. Tickets are on sale now. Visit diymag.com/presents for more information.
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