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29th January
'push pull' Video Aired Via MTV

'push pull' Video Aired Via MTV

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Purity Ring – the Canadian duo of Megan James and Corin Roddick – have debuted the video for their single ‘push pull’, taken from their forthcoming second album Another Eternity.

Directed by filmmaker Renata Raksha, the film focuses on an airborne and windswept James and is currently being aired on MTV, ahead of the album's release in the week commencing 2nd March...

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27th January
North American and European Tour Dates

North American and European Tour Dates

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Canadian duo Purity Ring have announced an extensive North American and European tour in the wake of their forthcoming second album Another Eternity, released the week commencing 2nd March.

The forthcoming tour will be Megan James and Corin Roddick’s first live shows in Europe since their 18-month tour for album debut Shrines ended in early 2013, and includes a headline show at Shepherd's Bush Empire in London on 30th April, alongside a full UK run.  Stops in the US include a gig at Terminal 5, NYC on the 2nd of June, and a hometown show in Edmonton, AB on the 13th...

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13th January
Purity Ring Announce New Album 'Another Eternity', Share New Track 'begin again'

Purity Ring Announce New Album 'Another Eternity', Share New Track 'begin again'

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Canadian duo Megan James and Corin Roddick, the brains behind Purity Ring, will return with a second album, entitled Another Eternity, on March 2nd.  They've also premiered new track 'begin again', which you can hear in the player below, or on the band's YouTube channel.

Whereas the band's debut album Shrines was composed remotely (Megan lived in Halifax, Nova Scotia while Corin was 500 miles away in Montreal), Another Eternity marks the first time Megan and Corin were able to create a record in the same room...

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4th December
Purity Ring Share New Track 'push pull'

Purity Ring Share New Track 'push pull'

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Purity Ring have shared a new track, 'push pull'.

Their debut album Shrines was released in 2012, and earned them Pitchfork’s Best New Music, the #1 spot on iTunes' Electronic chart and praise from New York Times, Rolling Stone, NPR and more.  The release was followed by a sold-out headlining world tour and festival performances at Coachella, Pitchfork, Bonnaroo and more...

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8th August
Purity Ring And Jon Hopkins Combine Forces For Very Limited Split 12"

Purity Ring And Jon Hopkins Combine Forces For Very Limited Split 12"

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Having recently announced a return to Los Angeles to play two special shows with special guest and long-standing friend Jon Hopkins later this month (Henry Fonda Theatre on August 27 and 28), we're excited to announce that at each performance, the two artists will give away 175 copies of a very limited edition 12” vinyl single.

The record will contain the previously aired Jon Hopkins remix of Purity Ring’s song 'Amenamy' (taken from their debut album, Shrines, and streaming below) and a new version of Jon Hopkins’ 'Breathe This Air' that features Megan on vocals and was premiered last night by Huw Stephens standing in for Zane Lowe on his BBC Radio 1 show.

The 12”s will be distributed at the show on a first-come-first-serve basis.

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