Razorlight announce first London headline show for two years and summer dates with Johnny Borrell & Zazou

Razorlight announce first London headline show for two years and summer dates with Johnny Borrell & Zazou

Wednesday 4th June 2014 RAZORLIGHT will play The Electric Ballroom, Camden, London.


Tickets go on sale 9am Friday 11th April 2014

The band play their first show since 2012 as a lead in to summer festivals. Johnny Borrell, who put Razorlight on hiatus while he worked on his solo project Johnny Borrell & Zazou, plans to lead a double life through the summer, taking both bands on the road, to play same day shows, at many of the festivals.

Razorlight’s line up will be Johnny Borrell on vocals and guitar, Gus Robertson – guitar, Skully – drums, and eighteen year old Brazilian, João Mello – bass. João joins Razorlight on bass after spending the past year touring with Johnny and Zazou as their sax player.

Zazou’s line up comprises Johnny Borrell – vocals, guitar, Darren Berry – drums, shakers, riqq, vocals, João Mello – saxophone, piano. A string section will join Zazou for summer shows.

Razorlight’s summer activity celebrates Johnny Borrell’s huge current enjoyment of the various strands of his musical life, allowing him to play with a wider pool of musicians and to further ideas for recording on both sides.
He recently recorded a 4 track EP as Johnny Borrell & Zazou. ‘The Artificial Night’ is released through Atlantic Culture Recordings on Monday 28th April, accompanied by a London Water Rats show on Tues 29th April.

Meanwhile, Razorlight’s show at the Electric Ballroom falls 10 years after the release of the band’s critically acclaimed, multi-platinum, debut album ‘Up All Night’.

Ticket links:

Mon 28th April JB&Z – Guildford, Boileroom

Tues 29th April JB&Z – London, Water Rats

Weds 30th Apr JB&Z – Southampton, Lennons

Sat 24th May RAZORLIGHT and JB&Z – Plymouth, Volks Festival

Weds 4th June RAZORLIGHT – London, Electric Ballroom

Sat 7th June RAZORLIGHT – Chester, Chester Rocks

Sun 8th June RAZORLIGHT – Gloucester, Sportbeat Festival

Sat 12th July RAZORLIGHT and JB&Z – Pwllheli, Wakestock Festival

1st – 3rd Aug RAZORLIGHT and JB&Z – Derbyshire, Y Not Festival

Sat 2nd Aug RAZORLIGHT and JB&Z – Kendall , Kendall Calling

Sat 9th Aug RAZORLIGHT and JB&Z – Beauly, Belladrum Festival

Sat 23rd Aug RAZORLIGHT and JB&Z – Portsmouth, Victorious Festival

Sat 31st Aug RAZORLIGHT and JB&Z – Chelmsford, Brownstock Festival



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