Merrymaking At My Place
Calvin Harris continues to take over 2007 with the release of top 10 album 'I Created Disco'. Following two top 10 singles with sales over 200,000 and a rapturous response to his festival appearances this summer, Calvin returns on August 20th with the release of third single "Merrymaking At My Place".
Since the release of debut single Acceptable In The 80s, Calvin has developed an impressive reputation and fan base, (both Mark Ronson & Groove Armada are noted fans) and has been propelled straight to the Top 10 of the charts.
Calvin Harris's debut album, with the subtle title 'I Created Disco', cost nothing to record. He fashions future-disko using a battered old Amiga computer in his home studio. Not just one of those 'myspace sensations' you keep reading about. He is wildly popular amongst The Kids and on The Club Scene, a cult producer-slash-singer-slash-bedroom-knob-twiddler who can make the banging-est of electro dance tunes out of bugger-all kit. Writer, producer and visionary behind his own label FlyEye, Calvin is destined to define the sound of the summer. As Calvin explains: "Disco disappeared, didn't it? Everyone got sick of it. Now I'm reviving it, with space goggles, or something."
Sunday 4th - Nottingham Rock City 0871 310 0000 www.gigantic.com
Monday 5th - Newcastle Academy 0870 771 2000 www.livenation.co.uk
Tuesday 6th - Birmingham Custard Factory (Arches) 0870 771 2000 www.livenation.co.uk
Wednesday 7th - Manchester Academy 0161 832 1111 www.gigsandtours.com
Friday 9th - Sheffield Leadmill 0870 010 4555 www.gigsandtours.com
Saturday 10th - Glasgow Barrowland 0870 169 0100 www.gigsinscotland.com
Sunday 11th - Leeds Met Uni 0113 244 4600 www.gigsandtours.com
Tuesday 13th - London Astoria 0870 060 3777 www.livenation.co.uk
Wednesday 14th - Norwich UEA 01603 508 050 www.livenation.co.uk
Thursday 15th - Bristol Academy 0871 220 0260 www.gigantic.com
Saturday 17th - Oxford Academy 0870 771 2000 www.tctmusic.co.uk
Sunday 18th - Cardiff Solus 0870 444 4400 www.livenation.co.uk
Monday 19th - Preston 53 Degrees 01772 893 000 www.gigsandtours.com
Tickets Ã‚Â£12 (Ã‚Â£14 London) / On sale Friday 6th July / All shows are age 14 + (except Preston 16+)
'The Now Now' will be released on June 29th, and two new teaser tracks have appeared - 'Humility' and 'Lake Zurich'.