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Francois and The Atlas Mountains Announce Three Shows

Francois and The Atlas Mountains Announce Three Shows

Friday 19th December, 2014 10:04AM

Afro-influenced indie pop outfit Francois and The Atlas Mountains are planning a sojourn to New Zealand for three shows in January. The British-based ensemble is led by French native Francois Marry (a touring member of Scottish indie pop band Camera Obscura) and recently released their fourth album Piano Ombre through Domino Records. Their visit to these shores will see the group traverse Wellington and Auckland, as well as playing a set a Chronophonoum festival in Coromandel. Here's the details...

Francois and The Atlas Mountains

Wednesday 7th January, Meow, Wellington
Thursday 8th January, Golden Dawn, Auckland
Friday 9th January, Chronophonium, Coromandel

Tickets for clubs shows available HERE at UTR, Real Groovy, Slow Boat and RPM.

Here's the video for 'La Fille Aux Cheveux de Soie'...

PRESS RELEASE (of sorts):

Ooooh la la! Last in New Zealand many moons ago as trumpet player for Scottish indie-loves Camera Obscura, France's favourite son Francois has since been honing his own craft, signing to Domino Records, releasing a handful of utterly delightful of albums, and gadding about with his Atlas Mountains.

Now, finally, New Zealand is getting a little taste of the good stuff! Here for a short visit, you can catch Frànçois and The Atlas Mountains live at last.

Tickets for the club shows are available from UTR and on the door, and if you wanna see them at Chrony - get a ticket to that!

Support in Wellington TBC, special guests in Auckland are PESK - aka Amee (ex Ruby Suns) & her husband Rafferty!


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