Samaris will be supporting John Grant on the Ireland and UK leg of his latest tour. Grant’s tour which begins on March 3rd see’s Samaris supporting is venues including the Olympia Theatre in Dublin and the Roundhouse, London. Many of the dates are already sold out but some tickets are still available. Click here for more information.
Formed in 2011 in Reykjavik, within months Samaris had won both the Icelandic Músíktilraunir (past winners include the likes of Of Monsters and Men) and Kraumur Award. The band performed at Iceland Airwaves in 2011 and 2012, attracting the attention of Line Of Best Fit, Drowned In Sound and NPR amongst many others. ‘Silkidrangar’ is set to be the band’s second release following on from their debut self titled album released in the summer of 2013.
Samaris will be playing a number of other shows and festivals leading up to their album release. For tickets and more information click here.