To celebrate the 15th Anniversary of The Hour of Bewilderbeast album, Badly Drawn Boy is proud to announce ‘The Hour Of Bewilderbeast’ UK tour. The tour begins in Bristol at St George’s on July 24th and takes in The Barbican in London before finishing in Manchester on July 31st at Bridgewater Hall.
Badly Drawn Boy, aka Damon Gough, and his band will be performing the Mercury Prize winning album in its entirety - including the much loved singles ‘Once Around The Block’, ‘Pissing In The Wind’ and ‘Disillusion’. There will also feature another set of other Badly Drawn Boy classics and old favourites.
The album was originally released on BDB’s own label Twisted Nerve through XL Recordings on June 26th 2000. XL will be releasing a remastered, expanded version of the album featuring unheard tracks later in the Autumn.
The tour dates are as follows:
July 24th Bristol St George’s
July 25th Birmingham Town Hall
July 26th London Barbican
July 28th Glasgow Oran Mor
July 29th Gateshead Sage 2
July 30th Leeds City Varieties Music Hall
July 31st Manchester Bridgewater Hall