Domino Records released Anna Calvi's single 'Blackout' on March 21st 2011, this is the first track from her self-titled debut album and is available to buy on 7" and as a digital download. The video for the track was directed by Michael Baldwin and perfectly captures Anna's passionate style.
Anna was one of the top emerging acts on this year's BBC Sound Of 2011 poll. Since releasing her debut album in January, Anna's breathtaking live gigs have become one of the hottest tickets to get hold of. In late September Anna had to cancel 5 shows due to illness, now fighting fit you can catch Anna on tour in May. She's also set to play Live At Leeds on April 30th 2011.
1 May: Portsmouth, Wedgwood Rooms
2 May: Bristol, Thekla
3 May: Nottingham, Rescue Rooms
5 May: York Fibbers
6 May: Hull Uni
7 May: Manchester, Academy3
9 May: Glasgow, King Tuts
10 May: Liverpool, O2 Academy2
11 May: Birmingham, O2 Academy2
14 May: Cambridge, Junction
15 May: Norwich, Waterfront
16 May: Oxford, O2 Academy2
17 May: London, Koko
Sat 11th June: Sheffield, Don Valley Bowl, with Arctic Monkeys
'Smalls Change (Meditations Upon Ageing)' arrives in April.
The two awards have made for a great 72nd birthday present for the country music icon.