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 numerous different festivals across the nation.
Along with discussing the highs and lows of taking part in somewhat late within the night (“we’ve obtained some espresso,” says Lauren Mayberry), the band went by way 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 earth.” 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 will 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 wanting ahead to that gig specifically. With every present in help of the band’s good 2021 LP, Display screen Violence — which landed on our High Albums of 2021 record and earned them our title of Band of the Yr — it’s clear that CHVRCHES are nonetheless flying excessive, and the reside exhibits have been higher than ever.
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