North Atlantic Oscillation to support Blackfield on European tour plus 2 disc edition of Grappling Hooks coming in May

By Kscope on April 1, 2011 in Blackfield, North Atlantic Oscillation, Reissue, Steven Wilson, Tour

North Atlantic Oscillation has been announced as the support act for ten of the dates of Blackfield’s upcoming European tour.

Following their performance at the IO pages festival in Zoetermeer, Holland on April 17th they will be playing at these dates:

18th April Pratteln, Z7, Switzerland
19th April Milan, Magazzini Generali, Italy
20th April Rome, Alpheus, Italy
21st April Treviso, New Age, Italy
23rd April Karlsruhe, New Substage, Germany
24th April Frankfurt, Batschkapp, Germany
25th April Bochum, Matrix, Germany
26th April Cologne, Stollwerck, Germany
28th April Antwerp, Trix Hall, Belgium
29th April Trianon, Paris, France

NAO are about to start work on their second album but a special edition of Grappling Hooks will be released in May. This 2CD set will collect a selection of remixes of tracks from the album along with tracks recorded for a BBC 6 Music session and the band’s beautiful cover of the doo-wop classic I Only Have Eyes For You.