Forward of their late evening 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 enjoying somewhat late within the night (“we’ve acquired some espresso,” says Lauren Mayberry), the band went by way of a few of their favourite competition recollections — primarily their set at this yr’s version of Bonnaroo, which Martin Doherty names as “one of many craziest festivals on the earth.” They go on to reward the style of Bonnaroo’s attendees, and the way even when they weren’t enjoying 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 exhibits. “We’re enjoying the Hollywood Bowl with Grace Jones,” says Mayberry, and the band is actually trying ahead to that gig particularly. With every present in help of the band’s sensible 2021 LP, Display 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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