Friday, 11 November 2011

3 live tracks up from the eu gfd tour

"Index", "Sectarian" and "No Part Of Me" are now up in 1080p HD quality on Lasse's YouTube page here with still images captured by Lasse Hoile. These recordings was recorded live at Shepherds Bush Empire, London, October 31st 2011.

Currently touring with his second solo album "Grace For Drowning" (from which this song also features on) Steven Wilson will be launching the US tour November 8th with an amazing band and incredible live show!

For tickets and information about venues and dates go here: GFD Tour dates

Just press the date and venue titles and you will automatically be directed to the box office - DO NOT MISS THIS SHOW !

November 8th
Orlando, FL -- House of Blues

November 10th
Baltimore, MD -- Ram's Head Live

November 11th
NY, NY -- Best Buy Theater

November 12th
Philadelphia, PA -- Temple Performing Arts Center

November 13th
Boston, MA -- Berklee Performance Center

November 18th
Chicago, IL -- Park West

There is also a special Steven Wilson iPhone app available for free at the iTunes App Store for even more exclusive content and updates from the tour and much more !

Grace For Drowning' is the second album released under Wilson's own name, and builds on the artistic inroads he forged with 2009's exceptionally well-received 'Insurgentes.'

Press for Grace for Drowning is unanimously positive:

'An album that can't really be described but it urgently calls to be heard'
Classic Rock

'Wilson's ability to create music so prodigiously and to such consistent standards remains a mystery. With his second solo album, the Porcupine Tree leader has done it again.'
Metal Hammer

'an immersive, ambitious project that demands repeated spins'
Mojo (4 stars)

'A dense yet extremely coherent album Grace For Drowning succeeds brilliantly... Prog album of the year'
Terrorizer (5 stars)

'A majestic soundscape created by an innovative, forward-looking musician immersed in the history of music'
Record Collector

'This is a magnificent step up; he simply can't be stopped.'
Classic Rock Prog

Band line up for this live recording was :

Steven Wilson
Nick Beggs
Marco Minnemann
Aziz Ibrahim
Adam Holzman
Theo Travis

Video photography and editing by Lasse Hoile

Tuesday, 1 November 2011

sw tour spot now online

There's now a special tour spot on YouTube so spread the word.

Steven Wilson is currently touring with his second solo album "Grace For Drowning" so be sure to get your ticket to this amazing show and stay up to date with the SW iPhone App.

November 8th
Orlando, FL -- House of Blues

November 10th
Baltimore, MD -- Ram's Head Live

November 11th
NY, NY -- Best Buy Theater

November 12th
Philadelphia, PA -- Temple Performing Arts Center

November 13th
Boston, MA -- Berklee Performance Center

November 18th
Chicago, IL -- Park West

For ticket links go to: gracefordrowning.com/​tour-dates.php

Grace For Drowning' is the second album released under Wilson's own name, and builds on the artistic inroads he forged with 2009's exceptionally well-received 'Insurgentes'

Press for Grace for Drowning is unanimously positive:

'An album that can't really be described but it urgently calls to be heard'
Classic Rock

'Wilson's ability to create music so prodigiously and to such consistent standards remains a mystery. With his second solo album, the Porcupine Tree leader has done it again.'
Metal Hammer

'an immersive, ambitious project that demands repeated spins'
Mojo (4 stars)

'A dense yet extremely coherent album Grace For Drowning succeeds brilliantly... Prog album of the year'
Terrorizer (5 stars)

'A majestic soundscape created by an innovative, forward-looking musician immersed in the history of music'
Record Collector

'This is a magnificent step up; he simply can't be stopped.'
Classic Rock Prog