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ERASURE – Announce New EP || Ahead of Scottish Dates this week

ERASUREANNOUNCE A SURPRISE EP

Ne:EP 

ON CD, CASSETTE AND DIGITAL RELEASE – 1 OCT
MARKING THE START OF THEIR AUTUMN UK TOUR

ERASURE (Andy Bell and Vince Clarke) have announced details of a surprise EP, celebrating the first night of their UK tour. 


Out on CD, limited edition purple cassette and digitally tomorrow, Friday 1 OctoberNe:EP is a 5-track companion piece to their latest album, The Neon, with 4 new tracks sitting alongside ‘Secrets’ – which originally appeared on The Neon Remixed.

Watch the trailer here: 

The UK tour kicks off in Glasgow, where they’ll play 3 nights at the Armadillo before a series of dates that includes a long-awaited show at The O2 in London on 17 October with additional special guest, Blancmange – full dates below.

The duo recently released their eighteenth studio album, The Neon, which went into the UK Official Albums Chart at #4, their highest chart position since I Say I Say I Say, which in turn gets a deluxe 2CD expanded hardback book release on 5 November 2021.

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ERASURE – THE NEON TOUR – 2021 DATES

1 Oct 21 – GlasgowArmadillo – SOLD OUT

2 Oct 21 – GlasgowArmadillo – SOLD OUT

4 Oct – GlasgowArmadillo – NEW DATE

6 Oct 21 – EdinburghUsher Hall – SOLD OUT

7 Oct 21 – EdinburghUsher Hall – SOLD OUT 

9 Oct 21 – ManchesterO2 Apollo – SOLD OUT

10 Oct 21 – ManchesterO2 Apollo – SOLD OUT

12 Oct 21 – CardiffMotorpoint Arena 

14 Oct 21 – BournemouthInternational Centre

16 Oct 21 – BirminghamUtilita Arena – SOLD OUT

17 Oct 21 – LondonThe O2 *with additional special guest Blancmange

18 Oct 21 – BrightonCentre

2022 DATES

11 May 22 – Dublin3Arena – Rescheduled from 4 Oct 21

13 May 22 – FrankfurtJahrhunderthalle – Rescheduled from 21 Oct 21

14 May 22 – ColognePalladium – Rescheduled from 24 Oct 21

16 May 22 – CopenhagenRoyal Arena – Rescheduled from 26 Oct 21

17 May 22 – HamburgBarclaycard Arena – Rescheduled from 27 Oct 21

19 May 22 – LeipzigImmobilien Arena – Rescheduled from 28 Oct 21

20 May 22 – BerlinMax-Velodrom – Rescheduled from 22 Oct 21

*support from Wayne G across the UK dates

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Ne:EP TRACKLISTING (CAT #MUTE636)

Time (Hearts Full of Love)Same GameLeavingCome on BabySecrets

Ne:EP pre-order: https://mute.ffm.to/ne-ep 

Ne:EP trailer: https://youtu.be/yyAVVjRNXNk


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The Neon: https://mute.ffm.to/TheNeon

The Neon Remixedhttps://mute.ffm.to/neon-rmxd 

I Say I Say I Say: https://erasure.lnk.to/ISayISayISayPR

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RECENT PRAISE FOR THE NEON & THE NEON REMIXED

“A guiltless pleasure” – MOJO 4/5

” A record this vibrant, after this long, deserves more than a little respect. – METRO 4/5

“Positively pulsates with rude melody and soulful exuberance” – UNCUT

“Pop marvels strike again” – RECORD COLLECTOR 4/5

“…an album that will proudly sit amongst Erasure’s best” – BUZZ 4/5

An upbeat, vibrant, stunning collection of songs that finds Vince Clarke and Andy Bell at their absolute best; an album that radiates love, hope and the enduring power of positivity.” CLASH

“The Neon Remixed shines very bright indeed” – Classic Pop

“…a platter of awesome tracks that improve on the already-wonderful songs from the original 2020 album.” – Popmatters 

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For more information:

www.erasureinfo.com 

www.mute.com

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Martin Bone - Editor-in-Chief

Martin is a founding member of Patchchord News and is Director & Editor-in-Chief for PCN Magazine / Patchchord News Martin also is a Freelance Photographer and lives in the Scottish Borders Scotland. Martin also specialises in Commercial Photography in Music & Events, Sports and Portrait Photography and Video. Also the Official Photographer for Football Club Maybole Juniors.
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