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Bon Iver Releases iTunes Session and Announces Tour Dates

19th June 2012
Bon Iver Releases iTunes Session and Announces Tour Dates

Bon Iver have now announced the remaining six dates to be added to their European touring this year alongside the release of a special seven track iTunes Session EP.

As anyone who's witnessed them will attest, hearing Bon Iver live is, quite simply, all consuming. A vivid and powerful display, they bring a new complexion to the records which bears repeating. Having toured consistently since their second album's release, the band are next in Europe this July and August for a long run of mostly festival shows. They are also returning for a two week tour of arenas in November and today are confirming that there will also be shows in Madrid, Milan, Copenhagen, London, Manchester and Dublin.

Tickets for these shows will go on sale on Friday 22nd at 9AM GMT and a special pre-sale allocation will be available from 9AM on Wednesday 20th via CrowdSurge. Please see below for all touring with the new additions in bold.

Shortly after the release of Bon Iver, Bon Iver, Justin and band stopped into East West Studios in West Hollywood on the invitation of iTunes to spend a day in a room together putting the many-layered dynamism of the live show to tape. The result is a subtle re-imagination and invigoration of a collection of timeless songs, performed by a band made up of singularly distinguished musicians, encapsulating but one epoch of the Bon Iver life cycle. With seven tracks recorded including a cover of Björk's 'Who Is It?', it's great news that The iTunes Session EP is finally available to buy - please click here. For full details of this release, please scroll down.

Bon Iver iTunes EP
Tracklisting:
1. Beth/Rest
2. Michicant
3. Holocene
4. Minnesota, WI
5. Hinnom, TX
6. Wash.
7. Who Is It? (Björk cover)

Buy here

July
5th - Heineken Opener Festival, Gdynia - tickets
7th - Roskilde Festival, Roskilde - tickets
8th - Stadtpark, Hamburg * - tickets
9th - Tanzbrunen, Koln * - tickets
11th - Kardingerplas, Groningen * - SOLD OUT
13th - Latitude, Suffolk - tickets
14th - Dour Festival, Dour - tickets
15th - Olympia, Paris * - SOLD OUT
17th - Neumunster Abbey, Luxembourg * - tickets
18th - Paleo Nyon, Nyon - tickets
19th - Motovelodromo, Ferrara * - tickets
22nd - Palacio Euskalduna, Bilbao ? - tickets
24th - Coliseum, Lisbon ? - SOLD OUT
25th - Coliseum, Porto ? - SOLD OUT
27th - Poble Espanyol, Barcelona ^ - tickets
28th - MIDI Festival, French Riveria- tickets
30th - Les Nuits de Fourviere, Lyon - tickets
31st - Killesberg Park, Stuttgart ? - tickets
August
1st - Arena, Vienna ? - tickets
8th - Flow, Helsinki - tickets
10th - Way Out West, Gothenburg - tickets
11th - Oya, Oslo - tickets
October
26th - Campo Pequeno, Lisbon - tickets
28th - Palace Vistalegre, Madrid - tickets
30th - Alcatraz, Milan - tickets
31st - Komplex 457, Zurich - tickets
November
2nd - Lotto Arena, Antwerp - tickets
4th - Forum, Copenhagen - tickets
5th - Arena, Berlin - tickets
6th - Heineken Music Hall, Amsterdam - tickets
8th - Wembley Arena, London - tickets
9th - Arena, Manchester - tickets
10th - SECC, Glasgow - tickets
12th - O2, Dublin - tickets

* Support from Poliça
? Support from Sam Amidon
^ Support from Beth Orton

Session credits
Bon Iver: CJ Camerieri, Sean Carey, Brian Joseph, Mike Lewis ,Matt McCaughan, Rob Moose, Mike Noyce, Reggie Pace, Colin Stetson, Justin Vernon
Recorded by Wally Gagel at East West Studios, assisted by Xandy Whitesel, Chris Messina, Jeremy Miller and Brendan Dekora
Mixed by Wally Gagel and Brian Joseph at WAX LTD studios, assisted by Brian Blake
Mastered by Jeff Lipton at Peerless Mastering, Boston, MA
Assistant Mastering Engineer: Maria Rice

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