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15th April
Daughter 4AD Session Released Digitally

Daughter 4AD Session Released Digitally

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Last summer, Daughter and acclaimed composer/arranger Joe Duddell were brought together by Festival No.6 to participate in a unique project. As the festival’s Composer-in-Residence Duddell, whose impressive CV has seen him collaborate with Elbow and compose for the BBC Proms, approached Daughter with an idea for the band to perform classical versions of their songs. Daughter, who have always wanted to explore this area, agreed to his proposal immediately. With the green light given, Duddell set about crafting classical arrangements for five tracks from Daughter’s debut album If You Leave, which the band, together with an 8-piece ensemble, performed in front of an audience of around 120 people in Portmeirion Town Hall...

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6th February
Daughter To Headline Beacons, Further Festivals Announced

Daughter To Headline Beacons, Further Festivals Announced

Daughter

Daughter will headline Beacons Festival 2014, held in Skipton, Yorkshire on 7th-10th August.  Following the plaudits for debut album If You Leave, which was celebrated as Album of the Year at the AIM Awards last year, the trio will bring their acclaimed live show to Beacons in the summer for their first headline performance, set against the backdrop of the Yorkshire Dales...

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28th October
Daughter Air New 'Amsterdam' Video

Daughter Air New 'Amsterdam' Video

Daughter

On the eve of Daughter’s sold-out headline show at London’s Shepherds Bush Empire, a video for their latest single ‘Amsterdam’ has been posted online.

Directed by Iain Forsyth and Jane Pollard, ‘Amsterdam’ offers an intimate glimpse of the trio behind the scenes when they performed at Festival No.6, set in the picturesque coastal resort of Portmeirion, North Wales...

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4th September
Daughter Win Album Of The Year At The AIM Awards

Daughter Win Album Of The Year At The AIM Awards

Daughter

Last night saw Daughter walk away with the prestigious Album of the Year trophy at the 2013 AIM Awards in London.

Honouring the independent music sector and the musicians who help to make it so vibrant, the AIM Awards are now into their third year and already an important date in the diary. Daughter were also shortlisted for Best Breakthrough and Best Track ('Youth'), with David Byrne & St. Vincent, Grimes and The National also nominated.

Currently on tour in Norway, the band yesterday confirmed the support acts for the forthcoming UK and European Tours this winter...

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20th June
Daughter New Single, Video Online Now, More Tour Dates Added.

Daughter New Single, Video Online Now, More Tour Dates Added.

Daughter

Taken from Daughter’s stellar debut album, If You Leave, ‘Youth’ is the band’s new single.

Originally appearing on the band's self-released The Wild Youth EP (2011), 'Youth' has long been a mainstay in the band's live sets, with it's popularity having been further bolstered by a gorgeous debut TV performance on The Late Show with David Letterman and it soundtracking the ITV's Tour De France coverage. Having since been re-recorded for the album, it's now finally getting an official release as a single, coming out on 7” and download this August with a brand new track, ‘Smoke’, as it’s b-side.

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Last summer, Daughter and acclaimed composer/arranger Joe Duddell were brought together by Festival No.6 to participate in a unique project.

As the festival’s Composer-in-Residence Duddell, whose impressive CV has seen him collaborate with Elbow and compose for the BBC Proms, approached Daughter with an idea for the band to perform their songs enhanced by a classical ensemble....