Bear’s Den + Guests | Gig Announcement
The Limelight 2, Belfast • Monday 20 March 2017
Ivor Novello-nominated British alternative rock duo, Bear’s Den are pleased to announce a headline Belfast show at The Limelight 2 on Monday 20 March 2017. The band released their new album Red Earth & Pouring Rain in July 2016 and have announced some of their biggest live shows to date.
Bear’s Den is Andrew Davie and Kevin Jones. The band formed in 2012, and performed their first shows on Communion’s Austin to Boston tour, now immortalised in the documentary of the same name. The Agape EP and Without/Within EP were their first releases on Communion followed by their beautiful debut album Islands in September 2014.
Bear’s Den received a prestigious Ivor Novello nomination for Best Song Musically and Lyrically for the song Above The Clouds of Pompeii. The release of this single saw the band’s inclusion on the Radio 1 Playlist for the first time and the album subsequently re-entering the Top 75 (and iTunes Top 20) a full ten months after its release.
The band’s ascent continued on the road with 2015 seeing a busy summer of festivals that included Glastonbury and Secret Garden Party, Lowlands, Pukkelpop, Bonnaroo and Lollapalooza, Reading and Leeds as well as support slots with Mumford & Sons. They also sold out their own UK and European tours including their biggest headline show to date at London’s Roundhouse.
Tickets on sale Thursday 27 October at 10am from Katy’s Bar & Ticketmaster outlets nationwide. Northern Ireland customers 0844 277 44 55 & Republic of Ireland customers 0818 719 300