While touring the US East Coast last month, Iron and Wine's Sam Beam stopped by the Boston Public Library to talk about his songwriting with Off the Record from Boston NPR member station WBUR and perform a couple of songs off the new album Ghost on Ghost. You can watch the solo, acoustic performances of "Caught in the Briars" and "Grace for Saints and Ramblers" and listen to the interview below.
Iron and Wine launches a European spring tour with a concert at Barbican Hall in London tonight. The tour continues with stops in Dublin, Manchester, a return to the Barbican for a sold-out show, Paris, Utrecht, Brussels, and Berlin. See below for all of the dates and ticket links or visit the tour page.
May 28 . London - The Barbican w/ John Smith
May 29 . Dublin - Olympia Theatre w/ John Smith
May 30 . Manchester - Opera House w/ Denai Moore
May 31 . London - The Barbican w/ Denai Moore
June 1 . Paris - La Cigale w/ Denai Moore
June 2 . Utrecht - Vredenburg w/ This Is the Kit
June 3 . Brussels - Cirque Royal w/ This Is the Kit
June 5 . Berlin - Admiralspalast w/ This Is the Kit
May 24, 2013
Iron & Wine will be performing a benefit concert for Midwives Alliance of North America at the Paramount Theatre in Austin, Texas, on Saturday, July 27, 2013. This year's concert is also focused on spreading awareness of Bumi Sehat Foundation International. For more information and tickets, click here or visit the tour page.
Iron and Wine recently stopped by public radio station WFUV in New York City to talk about the new album, Ghost and Ghost, and perform a few songs from the album—"Grace for Saints and Ramblers," "Low Light Buddy of Mine," and "The Desert Babbler"— for Words and Music from Studio A. You can watch the three musical performances below and listen to the complete show at wfuv.org.
Iron and Wine, which is currently touring the East Coast of the United States, announces a number of new tour dates for the US and Canada this September. The 11-city tour include stops in Minneapolis, Chicago, Madison, Winnipeg, Calgary, Toronto, and more.
Ticket pre-sale begins on Wednesday, May 15, via Artist Arena.
Ticket general on-sale begins on Friday, May 17.
For additional details, visit the tour page.
18 Sep . Minneapolis, MN . First Avenue
19 Sep . Winnipeg, MB . Pantages Playhouse Theater
20 Sep . Saskatoon, SK . The Odeon
21 Sep . Calgary, AB . Macewan Hall
22 Sep . Edmonton, AB . Francis Winspear Centre
23 Sep . Regina, SK . Orr Center
24 Sep . Fargo, ND . Fargo Theatre
25 Sep . Des Moines, IA . Hoyt-Sherman Theatre
26 Sep . Madison, WI . Capitol Theatre
27 Sep . Chicago, IL . Chicago Theatre
28 Sep . Toronto, ON . Sound Academy