Milagres Violent Light Sophomore LP Out Today via Kill Rock Stars!

Milagres Violent Light Sophomore LP Out Today via Kill Rock Stars!

Listen to“IDNYL”Available Now (below)
Full US Tour Continues, Incl. SXSW
“…combines a David Bowie-like theatricality with a sprawling prog groove.” SPIN
” …evokes classic, synth-steered modern rock and highlights frontman Kyle Wilson’s hypnotic voice.” Rolling Stone
“The group’s dynamic arrangements and instrumentation provide the perfect bed for singer-songwriter Kyle Wilson’s shape-shifting voice…” NPR

Brooklyn indie rock quartet Milagres today release their sophomore full-length album, Violent Light, via Kill Rock Stars in the US (out yesterday via Memphis Industries in the UK). The follow-up to their 2011 debut Glowing Mouth LP, Violent Light finds the band channeling influences as diverse as Al Green, Peter Gabriel & Kate Bush, and introduces a darker, harder sound for the group.

Milagres (Kyle Wilson, Fraser McCulloch, Chris Brazee & Paul Payabyab) fill Violent Light with richness and delicacy. LP cut “IDNYL” is “a beautifully understated, melodically-rich slice of electronic soul that sounds like someone waking up from a fuzzy dream and seeing things with complete clarity” (The Guardian). Give “IDNYL” a listen below

The band previously unveiled album cut “The Letterbomb,” which combines a “David Bowie-like theatricality with a sprawling prog groove” (SPIN), single “Jeweled Cave,” a psych-pop number that immediately bursts open with bouncing synths & a driving bassline, and “Sunburn,” a poignant, bittersweet track that reflects the album’s diversity- ranging across styles from dream pop to funky classic rock.

Milagres are taking to the road on a full US tour in support of the record, including shows at the Savannah Stopover Music Festival, SXSW & a homecoming celebration at the Bowery Ballroom! Full dates follow below:

North American Tour
2/25: Allston, MA @ Great Scott
2/26: New Haven, CT @ BAR
2/27: Washington, DC @ DC9 Nightclub
3/1: Philadelphia, PA @ MilkBoy Philly
3/8: Savannah, GA @ Savannah Stopover Music Festival
3/12-15: SXSW
3/18: Scottsdale, AZ @ The Western
3/20: Los Angeles, CA @ The Satellite
3/21: San Francisco, CA @ Brick & Mortar Music Hall
3/22: Reno, NV @ &/Ampersand
3/23: Boise, ID @ Treefort Music Festival
3/25: Seattle, WA @ Sunset Tavern
3/26: Portland, OR @ Bunk Bar
3/28: Salt Lake City, UT @ Urban Lounge
3/29: Denver, CO @ Larimer Lounge
4/2: Minneapolis, MN @ 7th Street Entry
4/3: Chicago, IL @ Schubas Tavern
4/4: Kansas City, MO @ Middle of the Map Fest
4/5: St. Louis, MO @ The Demo
4/10: New York, NY @ Bowery Ballroom

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