Cardiff noise pop group Joanna Gruesome announce a tour in support of their recently released second album Peanut Butter, out now on Fortuna POP! (UK) as well as Slumberland (US) and via Turnstile (ROW). As well as performing at the Roskilde Festival in Denmark, the band will be touring extensively in the UK, starting off in Manchester and including a headline show at London’s The Scala and a hometown gig in Cardiff. They will then head Stateside for dates in October.
The upcoming tour marks the departure of vocalist Alanna Mcardle from the band. The new lineup will feature Kate of feminist/queer punks Pennycress on melodic vocals/shouting/screaming and Roxy of Two White Cranes, Grubs, Trust Fund and TOWEL on melodic vocals/keyboard. A statement from the band regarding the lineup change can be found on their Facebook page.
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4 July – Roskilde Festival, Denmark
18 Sep – Islington Mill, Manchester UK
19 Sep – Head Of Steam, Newcastle UK
20 Sep – Brudenell Social Club, Leeds UK
22 Sep – Scala, London UK
23 Sep – Summerhall, Edinburgh UK
24 Sep – Glad Cafe, Glasgow UK
25 Sep – Trades Club, Hebden Bridge UK
26 Sep – Clwb Ifor Bach, Cardiff UK
29 Sep – The Haunt, Brighton UK