Forward of their late night time set at Mad Cool Competition 2022, CHVRCHES joined Consequence for an interview about their current US tour, which included units at Bonnaroo and varied different festivals across the nation.
Along with discussing the highs and lows of taking part in reasonably late within the night (“we’ve obtained some espresso,” says Lauren Mayberry), the band went by means of a few of their favourite competition recollections — primarily their set at this 12 months’s version of Bonnaroo, which Martin Doherty names as “one of many craziest festivals on the planet.” They go on to reward the style of Bonnaroo’s attendees, and the way even when they weren’t taking part in the competition, it might be one they’d like to attend as followers.
However for now, CHVRCHES are specializing in their European summer season tour dates, earlier than heading again to the states for some particular reveals. “We’re taking part in the Hollywood Bowl with Grace Jones,” says Mayberry, and the band is actually wanting ahead to that gig particularly. With every present in help of the band’s good 2021 LP, Display Violence — which landed on our Prime Albums of 2021 checklist and earned them our title of Band of the Yr — it’s clear that CHVRCHES are nonetheless flying excessive, and the reside reveals have been higher than ever.
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