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