Last Tuesday, Shannon Wright and her musicians were in Paris, La Gaîté Lyrique. Arte Concert and La Blogothèque too. "The Thirst" and "Who's sorry now ?" can be watched now! Youtube video below or via the Arte website.
Shannon Wright has recorded a beautiful duet with the uk musician/producer John Parish, well-known for his work with PJ Harvey, but also with Giant Sand, Sparklehorse, Eels, etc. Listen to it there or via the other digital services.
The River is taken from Valparaiso's new album Broken Homeland, a nice collective project released on Zamora/Pias. It includes also a track of Julia Lanoë from Mansfield.TYA, listen to it there.
Nice article about Lysistrata in the french national press Libération ! You can read it online here. Let's remember that The Thread, the french rock trio's debut album has just been released on CD, double vinyl and digital. Let's also remember that Lysistrata is on tour, check out the planning here.
In the spring, Shannon Wright recorded this beautiful live session in Rome, in Katia & Marielle Labèque's studio. The same place where she created her last album Division. Video directed by Thomas Rabillon.
Shannon Wright on tour in France and Switzerland in November :
09/11/2017 • REZÉ (44), La Barakason
11/11/2017 • MORLAIX (29), Concert Secret
12/11/2017 • MORLAIX (29), Concert Secret
14/11/2017 • PARIS (75), La Gaîté Lyrique
15/11/2017 • THOUROTTE (60), Salle St-Gobain
17/11/2017 • PERPIGNAN (66), Nova Ona Festival
18/11/2017 • CASTRES (81), Lo Bolegason
19/11/2017 • HYÈRES (83), Théâtre Denis
22/11/2017 • SAINT-MACAIRE (33), La Belle Lurette
23/11/2017 • GENÈVE (CH), La Gravière
24/11/2017 • FRIBOURG (CH), Fri-Son
25/11/2017 • BOULOGNE-BILLANCOURT (92), Festival Chorus
On November 2nd in San Sebastián, Capsula will be opening for Holy Holy, the super-group of Tony Visconti (Bowie's producer) and Woody Woodmansey (Bowie's drummer from 70 to 73). Cool ! All info are here.