Parallel Lines presents:

The Antlers

  • 📅

    Tue 23 April 2019

  • Doors open: 19:00

  • £22.50 adv + cmsn

  • Union Chapel, Compton Terrace, Islington, London, N1 2UN.

Entry Requirements: Under 16s accompanied by an adult

The Antlers

Ticket & pre-order info at www.antlersmusic.com. Tickets go on-sale Friday, Jan 18th at 10am

The Antlers’ Hospice to be reissued on march 8 via frenchkiss records / transgressive

Release celebrates the lp’s 10th anniversary

Band to play first shows since 2015

The Antlers are excited to announce the forthcoming vinyl reissue of their seminal album Hospice on March 8 via Frenchkiss Records / Transgressive. The reissue will mark a decade since the band first released the album that Robin Hilton @ NPR called “one of the most beautiful and moving works I’ve heard in a long, long time. Just astonishing.”

To celebrate the reissue, The Antlers will be performing the album in full at a handful of intimate shows in the US and Europe with dates kicking off March 19 in Seattle, WA. They play the Masonic Lodge at Hollywood Forever on March 23 and close out the US leg with two shows at Brooklyn’s First Unitarian Church on March 30 and 31. The dates mark the first the band have played together since 2015.  All dates are listed below.

The Antlers’ Peter Silberman states: We’re reissuing the Hospice LP on March 8th, 2019, in honor of its tenth anniversary. It will be newly pressed on double white vinyl, with deluxe artwork and packaging courtesy of the album’s original artist, Zan Goodman.

 We’ll be playing a limited number of acoustic shows to celebrate, too. But it will be a bit different this time as the core band now consists of myself and drummer Michael Lerner— longtime multi-instrumentalist Darby Cicci is no longer with the band.

 Though we’ve pared down for the time being, these shows will feature some old friends and guests, and together we’ll perform Hospice in its entirety.

 We’re truly looking forward to revisiting these old songs in a new light.

 In their 13 year history The Antlers have released 5 full-length albums. Their most recent was 2014’s Familiars. In 2017 Peter Silberman released his first solo album entitled Impermanence on Anti- Records / Transgressive.

April 19 / Leeds, UK / Belgrave Music Hall

April 20 / Manchester, UK / The Dancehouse Theatre

April 21 / Glasgow, UK / St Luke’s

April 23 / London, UK / Union Chapel

April 25 / Leuven, BE / Het Depot

April 26 / Amsterdam, NL / Vondelkerk

April 28 / Copenhagen, DK / Hotel Cecil

April 30 / Dublin, IE / The Sugar Club

Estimated Times

All times are subject to change on the night

19:00 – Doors, Bar and Margins Cafe serving hot homemade food open

19:45 – Tim Mislock

20:45 – The Antlers

22:30 – Curfew

Union Chapel Bar open after the show.

Margins Cafe

Margins Cafe will be serving delicious, hot, homemade food at this event. All profits support The Margins Project, which works with people who face homelessness and crisis and is based here at the Chapel.

Important:

You must also have a ticket for this event to eat at Margins Cafe.

The Cafe opens to all ticket holders when the chapel doors open, scheduled to be 19:00 for this show.

We’re also taking limited early dinner reservations at 18:30 for this event. Be quick it can fill up fast!

How to book early dinner reservations:

You can book for dinner when buying your ticket through our site.

If the option doesn’t appear then it means dinner is fully booked.

If you have already purchased your ticket for this show you can check availability and book for all dates here.

If there are no tables available it will say ‘We are sorry but this event has sold out.’

Information for people with a reservation:

You’ll get an email with full details shortly before the event, however, you just need to come to the black gate to the left of the main entrance, marked Early Dinner Reservations at 18:30 and show your reservation and gig ticket.

Menu:
– Organic spring lamb with spinach, herbs, and lime
– Asparagus, pea, and sundried tomato risotto
– Sweet potato, sage, and cheddar quiche with salad
– Broccoli and Stilton quiche with salad

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