latest news from Curvy favourite, Shara Worden aka ‘My Brightest Diamond’
Happy New Year! I’ve been finishing up a new EP called I Have Grown Wild which we hope to have in your hands soon, but in the meantime, we long to breathe the air with you in Europe and explore some of the new material live. Come! Bring your friends! Let’s have fun!
The winter 2015 European tour kicks off this weekend, with first stops in The Netherlands! the band has been working on new material for your eardrums … all tour dates and ticket info below, the wonderful and talented Tim Fite supports all shows.
… and in case you were curious what Shara and Tim are packing for the tour, you can take a peek inside their suitcases! Whachupackin?
CECI EST MA MAIN PREMIERE
Last week, Stereogum premiered the remix (en francais!) of the title track to This Is My Hand. Translated and reworked, Ceci Est Ma Main features fresh instrumentation and lyrics sung entirely in French, now with 25% more beats!
While out west last fall, MBD stopped by the Miracle Theater in Portland for a stripped down Portland Session:
WHYY.org interviewed Shara on the show ‘Articulate’ about the creative process behind the album This Is My Hand … musical influences Shara mentions range from Phillip Glass and John Barry to Missy Elliot. You can watch the full interview HERE.
If you can’t make it to the upcoming European tour dates- don’t fret! You can keep up with Shara on tour by following her on Instagram. Sneak peek here:
Thanks for listening, see you soon we hope!
Disperse the white light,
Feb 08 Vera * Groningen, Netherlands
Feb 09 Tivoli De Helling * Utrecht, Netherlands
Feb 11 Stereolux * Nantes, France
Feb 12 Aetonef * Lille, France
Feb 13 Gaite Lyrique * Paris, France
Feb 14 Festival Generiq Mulhouse, France
Feb 15 Festival Generiq Dijon, France
Feb 17 Salumeria Della Musica * Milan, Italy
Feb 18 Bogen F * Zurich, Switzerland
Feb 19 Bad Bonn * Dudingen, Switzerland
Feb 27 Carnegie Hall # New York, NY
May 31 Primavera Closing Party Barcelona, Spain
Jun 07 Field Day Festival London, United Kingdom