News Wrap Up - 10th September - Future Islands, Ecca Vandal, ESESE, Loren Kate

Thursday, September 10, 2015
It's news time y'all! Check out everything you need to know....

Future Islands Announce Shows In Brisbane  & Adelaide 

Synth pop collective from Baltimore, Future Islands, have announced exciting news that they will be playing shows in Adelaide and Brisbane when they're in town for Mumford and Sons' 'Gentlemen of the Road' tour in November. They've gained a rep for their epic live shows across the globe. Their fourth LP, Singles, has been positively received by fans and critics, receiving worldwide critical acclaim. Check below for the new dates and the ones previously announced.

Tour dates:
Thursday 12th November - Sidney Myer Music Bowl - Gentlemen of the Road - Melbourne SOLD OUT
Friday 13th November - The Gov - Adelaide - 
Monday 16th November - The Triffid - Brisbane - 

All day event
Mumford and Sons ft Jake Bugg (Acoustic), Future Islands, The Vaccines, The Jungle Giants, Meg Mac, Art of Sleeping
Saturday 14th November - The Domain - Sydney - SELLING FAST

Ecca Vandal Release 'Father Hu$$la' Video: 

Ecca Vandal has released the video for her badass new track 'Father Hu$$la'. The video  sees Ecca once again team up with creative co-producer Kidnot and director Andy Stalph -who were also involved in the making of her previous videos for ‘White Flag’, and ‘Battle Royal’. She'll be playing a few shows from this week to next, check below for the deets. We chatted to Ecca this week, you can view the interview here.

Tour dates:
September 12th - The Workers Club – Melbourne
September 17th - Goodgod Small Club – Sydney

ESESE Unleash Tour Dates + EP Coming Soon:

Melbourne's very-own, Eastern Seaboard Electric Soul Experience (aka ESESE), have been creating waves in the music world. Featuring a collective of musicians and creatives, ESESE have become much loved for their experimental sounds, innovative production and provocative lyrics. Their EP, Act 1 - Hancoq, was produced by they very talented Hudson James Jr, and features the addictive flows of MC Hancoq. Find out where you can catch them on tour below.

Tour dates:
Saturday 3rd October - Rocket Bar - Adelaide - with Ivan Ooze
Thursday 8th October - GoodGod Small Club - Sydney - with Hand Games (DJ Set)
Saturday 10th October - Greaser - Brisbane - with Vulture St. Tape Gang 
Saturday 17th October - The Toff In Town - Melbourne - with High Tea (live) + Special Guests

Loren Kate Releases New Single + Tour Dates:

Loren Kate has released When You Leave, which is set to appear on her upcoming EP Til The Night Meets The Sun, due for release on October 9. The folk country tune was written for Loren's ex-partner who passed away two years ago. In the space of four minutes, the track sees Loren welcome listeners into her life through her beautiful and intimate storytelling. She's off to Nashville this month for a recording trip and a few gigs, but when she returns, she'll be playing a series of shows in Melbourne, Bunbury, Fremantle, Maldon, Adelaide, Bellingen and finishing up at the Mullum Music Fest in Mullumbimby.

Tour dates:
Saturday 10th October - The Wheatsheaf Hotel - Thebarton
Wednesday 14th October - The Toff In Town - Melbourne 
Friday 23rd October - Red Mill Store - Bunbury 
Saturday October 24th - House Concert - Fremantle
Sunday 25th October - Kidogot Arthouse - Fremantle
Saturday 31st October - Maldon Folk Festival - Victoria 
Saturday 7th November - Vegan Festival - Adelaide 
Sunday 8th November - The Cheese Factory Studio Gallery - Meadows 
Thursday 19th November - No. 5 - Bellingen 
Saturday 21st - 22nd NovemberMullum Music Fest - Mullumbimby