Twin Atlantic confirm new Irish Tour Dates in Dublin Cork Derry & Belfast for April 2012!

Jan 12, 2012 No Comments by Musicscene

Glaswegian rockers Twin Atlantic have just confirmed a brand new set of Irish Tour Dates! As part of their own headline touring schedule, Twin Atlantic will be performing live in Dublin, Cork, Derry & Belfast this coming April. Music Scene is delighted to reveal that Twin Atlantic will be performing live concerts dates at The Academy 2 in Dublin on Monday April 9th, Cyprus Avenue in Cork on Tuesday April 10th, The Nerve Centre in Derry on Wednesday April 11th and The Speakeasy in Belfast on Thursday April 12th 2012. Tickets for all four Irish Tour Dates are on sale now through Ticketmaster and usual outlets nationwide. Click here to buy tickets for Twin Atlantic live in Ireland.

Please note: Twin Atlantic live at The Academy 2 in Dublin as well as The Speakeasy in Belfast shall be over 14’s events. No alcohol will be served at these shows.

Twin Atlantic Irish Tour Dates 2012:

9 April 2012: Academy 2, Dublin (over 14s)
10 April 2012: Cyprus Avenue, Cork
11 April 2012: Nerve Centre, Derry
12 April 2012: The Speakeasy, Belfast (over 14s)

Formed in 2007 in Glasgow, and infusing their music with their Scottish heritage, Twin Atlantic found themselves caught in a whirlwind in the months that followed their 2009 mini-album Vivarium’s release. Support slots with the great and the good – from Blink 182 to My Chemical Romance and The Gaslight Anthem – followed tours the length and breadth of Europe and America. Interviews, photo-shoots, magazine articles and newspaper pieces amounted to a blur of excitement and hype.

Vivarium immediately found an awestruck audience. The reviews were uniformly ecstatic. Grand, sweeping and eloquent, it was a collection of songs with a heart and soul, crafted by passion and informed by staunch lyrical and musical frankness. It set Twin Atlantic on a rollercoaster – one that has led, now, to the release of their full debut, Free, on Red Bull Records, an inspiring collection of songs full of ambition, pain, belief and soul. In a world of music dominated by talent show winners, mass-marketed bands and meaningless music, here, finally, is a band in which to invest your heart.

Free is an album of experiences. Having had their horizons broadened by touring the UK, Europe and America, Mc Trusty, in particular, spent time gazing from aeroplane and van windows fearing the world he was seeing was becoming a more uniform place. Musically, too, Twin Atlantic were ambitious. Forging on from Vivarium’s expressiveness, Twin Atlantic wanted to make an album that was both vast and encompassing. most of all, the album has an emotional honesty that speaks straight from the heart. In all its twists and turns it embodies its creators.

And it’s because of music like this that the sense of expectation around Twin Atlantic is developing rapidly. This brilliant record, one of the most anticipated of the year, has been tipped by tastemakers and fans alike.

Twin Atlantic are: Sam Mc Trusty – Lead Vocals & Guitar, Ross Mc Nae – Bass, Piano & Vocals, Barry Mc Kenna – Guitar, Cello & Vocals, Craig Kneale – Drums & Vocals.

Don’t miss Twin Atlantic performing live on stage in Dublin, Cork, Derry and Belfast this April 2012!

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