James Vincent McMorrow
Rough Trade In-Store Ticket Competition (October 18)
New Single: ‘We Don’t Eat’ / ‘Higher Love’ out November 13
“Sounds both fresh and as if they’ve been in your head forever…McMorrow’s debut deserves its success” Q, ****
“The Irish songsmith’s haunting, soulful sound blossoms….he will be unstoppable” Guardian ****
“Vocals, lyrics and arrangements whose restraint and subtlety are totally at odds with the profound impact and resonance of his songs’ Sunday Times Culture
“Dusky vignettes on unseen and wondrous magic…gorgeous” NME
“A captivating debut…An arresting journey from emotional trials to aural pleasure” Uncut, ****
“His high, hoarse timbre is used to magnificent effect” Mojo, ****
James Vincent McMorrow has announced details of an intimate London in-store performance at Rough Trade West, to take place on October 18. This will coincide with the limited vinyl release of ‘We Don’t Eat / Higher Love’, which is available exclusively at Rough Trade in conjunction with the charity Headstrong. ‘We Don’t Eat’ will see a wider release on November 13.
We Don’t Eat video:
How to enter Having sold out the likes of the Queen Elizabeth Hall, the ICA and St Pancras Church in the capital, tickets for this one-off set are sure to go fast. To that extent, every day until Monday, two pairs of tickets will be given away via Twitter: to enter, just tweet “@jamesvmcmorrow @roughtradeshops #Jamesvincentmcmorrow instore let me in!”
This is the only way to guarantee entry to this 50-capacity performance, which is not to be missed.