Yann Tiersen signs to Mute, readies new album and UK tour


Yann Tiersen has announced details of a new album, which will be released on his new home of Mute.

Out on 4th October, the album will be called Dust Lane and has been described by the man him self as “a journey on the dusty lane that leads us to death. Not a sad thing, but like a colourful, sometimes painful, but mostly joyful experience: life!”

Tiersen has also announced a series of live shows for later in the year:

27 – Picture House, EDINBURGH
28 – Cockpit, LEEDS
29 – Cathedral, MANCHESTER
31 – Academy, BRISTOL

01 – Wedgewood rooms, PORTSMOUTH
02 – Zodiac, OXFORD
03 – Koko, LONDON
05 – Concorde II, BRIGHTON
06 – Waterfront, NORWICH
07 – Rescue rooms, NOTTINGHAM
08 – Northumbia Uni, NEWCASTLE
09 – Glee Club, BIRMINGHAM
10 – Phoenix, EXETER
11 – Junction, CAMBRIDGE