The New Album
Recorded Across Five Continents, Released in Five Parts on 10” Vinyl
First Release – Crawl / On My Way out now
UK and European Tour announced
Black Anything (Pt. 2) to be released in March 2015
IS TROPICAL have released the new video for On My Way, along with the announcement of a UK and European tour this spring. The first glimpse of the band’s new album, Black Anything, the video for On My Way is premiering on Clash Magazine. The video was directed by the band’s guitarist Simon Milner, and it is a homage to Gaspar Noé and his work with Animal Collective.
WATCH ‘ON MY WAY’ VIDEO HERE:
IS TROPICAL are releasing their modular third LP Black Anything via the newly founded, New York based Axis Mundi Records, in a unique series of five 10” vinyls, with the next installment due in March.
They have announced a March tour that will see them play in the UK as well as in many European countries. More dates to be announced soon.
17 March – The Joker – Brighton, UK
18 March – Shapes – London, UK
19 March – Fleche D’Or – Paris, France
20 March – 106 Club – Rouen, France
23 March – Club Banhof Ehrenfeld – Koln, Germany
25 March – Teatro Quirinetta – Rome, Italy
26 March – Tunnel – Milan, Italy
27 March – Covo – Bologna, Italy
28 March – M4Music Festival – Zurich, Switzerland
30 March – Flex – Vienna, Austria
31 March – Rock Cafe – Prague, Czech Republic
01 April – Privatclub – Berlin, Germany
02 April – Uebel & Gefarhlich – Hamburg, Germany
Originally formed in 2009 as a trio- Dominic Apa, Gary Barber and Simon Milner- the band has now added vocalist Kirstie Fleck, who was featured on the 2013 track “Dancing Anymore.” Working alongside producer and collaborator Luke Smith (Foals, Depeche Mode), IS TROPICAL set out in the summer of 2014 to record across five continents; North America, Africa, Europe, Asia and South America.
LISTEN TO ‘BLACK ANYTHING – Part 1’ HERE:
Crawl/On My Way’ 10″ (aka Black Anything Pt. 1) out now via Axis Mundi Records.