We have just been informed that Cambridge’s Kerry Devine and Ireland’s Maija Sofia will be in the region as part of their Ireland and UK tour. The pair will be stopping off at Vinyl Hunter in Bury St. Edmunds for a free lunchtime gig on Saturday 20th January.
Kerry and Maija are touring to promote their new split 7″ single, which will be released on Cambridge-based label Trapped Animal on 19th January. The 7″, which is packaged with PVC cover, litho print 4 sided artwork and white discobag, features Maija Sofia’s ‘Flowers’ and ‘Vehicle’ by Kerry Devine, plus a download which includes MP3 back catalogue from both artists. Copies of the single will be onsale at the gig!
Maija Sofia will perform at 12pm and Kerry Devine will perform at 1.45pm, before they sprint up the M1 for an evening show in Leeds.
If these are new names to you, Maija recently appearing on the cover of the Irish Independent Review as one of Ireland’s young ‘future makers’. She has been captivating listeners with her dark, fairytale, lyricism since the release of her first single ‘Cosmonaut.’
The crystalline vocals of multi instrumentalist, writer and producer Kerry Devine have been compared to the likes of Beth Orton and Joni Mitchell but you may also know her as part of punk tro ‘The Baby Seals’.
MAIJA SOFIA + KERRY DEVINE – ‘FLOWERS’ TOUR DATES JANUARY 2018
Thursday 18th – Stamford Mama Liz’s
Friday 19th – London Walthamstow Locus
- Saturday 20th (noon) – Bury St Edmunds Vinyl Hunter
Saturday 20th (evening) – Leeds Wharf Chambers
Thursday 25th – Galway Roisin Dubh
Friday 26th – Dublin Anseo
Saturday 27th – Cork Roundy