Today, Bat For Lashes aka Natasha Khan releases her fifth album, the dazzling cinematic masterpiece “Lost Girls” on AWAL. Get yours here…
Critics have almost unanimously declared it a spellbinding return for Khan, with the likes of the Independent, NME and Clash declaring it her best album yet, and Guardian, Evening Standard, Q and Uncut and lots more giving it stellar 4-star album reviews.
And in even more exciting news – today Khan announces live UK dates in November, kicking off in Birmingham on the 21st and taking in shows in London’s Earth and Manchester Albert Hall, among others.
These shows will be intimate, vocal, electronic synth and piano sets, euphoric, atmospheric, lush and heavy, a never performed before set of previous Bat For Lashes material and songs from the new album ‘Lost Girls’.
The general on sale date is 19th September, with lucky punters who order the album on any format from the official Bat For Lashes store before 5pm on September 13th, also eligible for the fan pre sale on September 16th.
Sat 21st Nov – Birmingham Town Hall
Sat 23rd Nov – Edinburgh Queens Hall
Sun 24th Nov – Manchester Albert Hall
Tuesday 26th Nov – London Earth
Thursday 28th Nov – Brighton St Bartholomews Church
“4 stars – Beguiling…nuanced emotional portraits” – Q
“4 stars – sweetly nostalgia tinged…the tunes are getting stronger” – Uncut
“4 stars – sheer pleasure” – Guardian
“4 stars – a fantastic album – maybe even Khan’s best to date” – I Independent
Photo credit: Logan White