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M83’s track ‘Midnight City’ has gone GOLD!

We at scrink.com have been huge fans of M83 for many years and so it is with great happiness that we share this announcement from Mute Records.

Mute is proud to congratulate M83 on their first FIRST RIAA-CERTIFED GOLD SINGLE for “Midnight City” off of their sixth studio release, Hurry Up, We’re Dreaming. Currently, M83 are enjoying their summer with a tour throughout Europe but they will be back in the states starting on August 1st with a show at Philadelphia’s Electric Factory.

For a complete list of tour dates visit ilovem83.com.

Produced by Justin Meldal-Johnsen (Beck, NIN, The Mars Volta, Goldfrapp), mixed by Tony Hoffer (Air, The Kooks), and including contributions from Brad Laner (from 90’s band Medicine), Saturdays=Youth vocalist Morgan Kibby,and guest vocalist Zola Jesus, Hurry Up, We’re Dreaming is a double-album journey that takes us to the horizon and introduces us to new landscapes. About awakening, craving, and conquering, Hurry Up, We’re Dreaming pushes into new vocal territory for M83. Here we see Gonzalez test out different ways of singing, ranging from a spectral breathy whisper to a howling scream.

“I think it is a reflection of my 30 years of being a human being. It’s a compilation of all my previous music together. It’s a retrospective of myself”, says Gonzalez.

M83 is Los Angeles based French artist Anthony Gonzalez.

TOUR DATES

Aug 1 – Philadelphia, PA – Electric Factory

Aug 2 – Munhall, PA – Carnegie Music Hall of Homestead

Aug 3 – Chicago, IL– Lollapalooza-Grant Park

Aug 4 – Toronto, ONT- Historic Fort York

Aug 5 – Montreal, QUE – Osheaga Festival

Aug 7 – Portland, ME – State Theatre

Aug. 8 – NYC – SummerStage (Sold Out)

Sept. 1-3 – Seattle, WA – Bumbershoot Festival

Sep. 5 – Edmonton, AB, Canada – Edmonton Event Centre

Sep. 6 – Calgary, AB, Canada – Mac Ewan Ballroom

Sept. 26 – Miami, FL –The Fillmore At Jackie Gleason

Sep. 27 – Lake Buena Vista, FL – House of Blues Orlando

Sept. 29 – Richmond, VA – The National

Sep. 30 – Norfolk, VA – NorVa

Oct. 2 –NYC– Hammerstein Ballroom

Oct. 3 –NYC – Hammerstein Ballroom

Oct. 9 – New Orleans, LA – House of Blues New Orleans

Oct. 10 – Houston, TX – Bayou Music Center

Oct. 11 – Dallas, TX – Palladium Ballroom

Oct.12 – Austin, TX– Austin City Limits

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