Forward of their late evening set at Mad Cool Pageant 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 quite late within the night (“we’ve acquired some espresso,” says Lauren Mayberry), the band went via a few of their favourite competition reminiscences — primarily their set at this 12 months’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 competition, it will 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 definitely wanting ahead to that gig particularly. With every present in assist of the band’s sensible 2021 LP, Display screen Violence — which landed on our Prime Albums of 2021 listing and earned them our title of Band of the 12 months — it’s clear that CHVRCHES are nonetheless flying excessive, and the dwell reveals have been higher than ever.
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