Maribou State have announced their “Kingdoms In Colour Remixed” album, with the lead single - Khruangbin’s dub-infused version of ‘Feel Good’ - available now. It features additional new remixes from HAAi, Mano Le Tough, Skinny Pelembe, Juju & Jordash and Mount Liberation Unlimited, alongside previously released remixes from Maceo Plex, Adesse Versions, and DJ Tennis. They band have also today unveiled their biggest North American live tour to date, following a string of sold-out shows earlier this year, they return this autumn with stops in Los Angeles, Seattle, Portland, Atlanta and many more, the tour concludes with a show at New York’s iconic Webster Hall.
Fresh from back-to-back sold-out UK and EU tours - which included a triumphant show at London’s Brixton Academy - and having recently announced their return to Glastonbury Festival for 2019 and a headline show at the Sydney Opera House this July, Maribou State continue to add to an already impressive list of accomplishments. Their 2018 album “Kingdoms In Colour” has been streamed over 40 million times to date, earning them a #25 spot on the UK album charts (and #4 on the UK Record Store chart), BBC 6 Music’s ‘Album Of The Day’ and huge support across radio from Annie Mac, Nick Grimshaw, Gilles Peterson, Tom Ravenscroft, Lauren Laverne, Steve Lamacq, Pete Tong, Nemone and many more, with the band also performing live on Lauren Laverne’s show. The record also drew high-praise from the likes of NME, Complex, GQ, and Crack Magazine, with Mixmag naming them as one of their ‘Artists Of The Year’ 2018.
Maribou State will also play live at festivals throughout the UK and EU this summer with performances at All Points East, Primavera Sound, Love Saves The Day, Forbidden Fruit, PULS Festival, Down The Rabbit Hole, Hideout Festival and Sziget as well as a headline slot at Lost Village Festival alongside Bicep, Little Dragon, Modeselektor, Richie Hawtin.
Tickets for the upcoming North American dates are available via presale from Tuesday 30th April, and via public release from Friday 3rd May. “Kingdoms In Colour Remixed” is out on Counter Records on 10th May.
Intrigued by the dynamics of electronic music for the dancefloor as much as with the richness and human quality of live
instrumentation and songcraft, Maribou State have worked tirelessly to evolve and forge a unique, compelling and deeply soulful marriage of the organic and the synthetic, showcased on their forthcoming debut album Portraits....more
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Not a huge fan are you then, barefood. Collectors not connecting to the music should refrain themselves from buying and shouldn't write reviews about things they reluctantly bought. This is a splendid compilation btw. La Dolce Vita