SAY Award ShortlistOur album has been shortlisted for the Scottish Album Of The Year Award...Scotland and Scottish people are producing great music of all types just now so it's a great list;
Admiral Fallow - Tree Bursts In Snow
Django Django - Django Django
Human Don't Be Angry - Human Don't Be Angry
Karine Polwart - Traces
Lau - Race The Loser
Meursault - Something For The Weakened
Paul Buchanan - Mid Air
RM Hubbert - Thirteen Lost & Found
Stanley Odd - Reject
The Twilight Sad - No One Can Ever Know (Public Vote winner)
Back In The US
Primavera and Field DayThis weekend we play Primavera on Friday and Field Day on Saturday....
Glastonbury & other summer festivalsCan't wait to play at Glastonbury in June, we're on the Park Stage Friday night. You can see us at a few other festivals in UK, EU & US this summer, Field Day, Primavera, Bonaroo, Beacons...you can see the full list here.
WOR VideoVinny had an idea to make a film about India's wall of death after going there last year .. So we teamed up with noisey and did it!
Summer FestivalsFirst raft of festivals have been announced, you can see where we're playing over at the live page but really looking forward to this one in Croatia.
Coming back to America
Tonight!Very excited about our show at Shepherds Bush Empire tonight...we have Gulp, Egyptian Hip Hop and Bullion all on the bill with us. Each of them have done amazing cover versions of songs from our album. Tickets for tonight are sold out but you should try to see all of these artists at some point.
Hi-Djinx! Remix album..We've put together an album of remixes and cover versions, out today on iTunes and as a bonus CD in indie shops when you buy our album. We will be releasing it on vinyl in the New Year. Here's the full tracklisting...
1. Bail Hop (Original Mix)
2. Default (Tom Furse Remix)
3. Firewater (Nick McCarthy Drunk Remix)
4. Waveforms (Mickey Moonlight Remix)
5. Zumm Zumm (DJ Mujava's Pitori Remix)
6. Hand of Man (Gulp Version)
7. Love's Dart (Rude Pravo Version)
8. WOR (Adrian Sherwood Hey Gringo Remix)
9. Storm (Andy Wake's Lunar Storm Version)
10. Life's a Beach (Priests of Sound remix by Steve Mason)
11. Skies Over Cairo (Bullion Version)
12. Silver Rays (Chris Carter Remix)
Field DayWe had a great show at Field Day this summer so we're playing again next year, always a brilliant line-up. It's on May 25 this time, you can get tickets here.
North America Tour Dates..We're looking forward to coming back to the US and Canada in March for a longer tour, full dates below and ticket links here.
06 Mar - Brooklyn, Music Hall of Williamsburg
07 Mar - Brooklyn, Music Hall of Williamsburg
08 Mar - Philadelphia, Union Transfer
09 Mar - Washington, 9:30 Club
11 Mar - Boston, Paradise Rock Club
12 Mar - Toronto, Opera House
13 Mar - Columbus, Newport Music Hall
15 Mar - Chicago, Metro
16 Mar - Minneapolis, First Avenue
19 Mar - Seattle, Neptune Ballroom
20 Mar - Portland, Doug Fir Lounge
22 Mar - San Francisco, Public Works
23 Mar - Los Angeles, The Fonda Theatre
Life's A Beach VideoWe never imagined Life's A Beach as a Christmas song but here it is thanks to Isaac Eastgate.
NME Awards Tour dates..We're very excited to announce that we'll be headlining the NME Awards tour in February. All dates and ticket links are here.
First EU Tour Date in Brussels..Here's some photos from the first show on our EU tour at Ancienne Belgique in Brussels, it's our first headline throughout Europe and we have our full stage show with us, created by Kim Coleman.
Australia shows..We're excited to be coming back to Australia over the New Year to play Falls, Field Day and Southbound Festivals plus 3 headline shows in Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne. All shows are on sale now, ticket links over at our live page.
UK Tour news..We are very pleased to be taking our full stage show, created for us by artist Kim Coleman, on our upcoming UK tour.
There are still some tickets left for Norwich, Sheffield, Manchester and Glasgow but Edinburgh, Dublin, Brighton and both London shows are all sold out. Gulp will be playing with us at every show with Egyptian Hip Hop joining us in Manchester and Glasgow. You can purchase tickets over at our live page.
Heaven shows rescheduled..After the good news of our nomination for the Mercury Award we have the bad news of having to re-schedule our two shows at Heaven on 31 Oct & 1 Nov. The shows will now be on 30 Oct and 12 Nov, we hope you'll still join us but any ticket holders who would like a refund please contact your place of purchase.
Brooklyn Show AddedWe've added an extra show to our North American tour; October 4 at the Knitting Factory in Brooklyn. Here's the full list of shows and support bands. There are ticket links are over at our live page.
20 Sept - Chicago, Schubas w/ YAWN
21 Sept - Chicago, Schubas w/ YAWN
24 Sept - Los Angeles, School Night at Bardot w/ Icky Blossoms, Blondfire + Button:Pusher
25 Sept - San Francisco, Independent w/ Vinyl Williams
26 Sept - Los Angeles, Echo w/ Vinyl Williams
28 Sept - Montreal, Petit Campus w/ Mozart Sister
29 Sept - Toronto, Wrongbar w/ Mozart Sister
02 Oct - New York, Bowery Ballroom w/ Lemonade
04 Oct - New York, Knitting Factory
Awards NominationsWe're honoured to have been nominated for this year's Mercury Award and Best New band at the Q Awards. The full Mercury nominations list is -
- Django Django - Django Django
- Alt-J - An Awesome Wave
- Richard Hawley - Standing At The Skys Edge
- Jessie Ware - Devotion
- Plan B - Ill Manors
- Field Music - Plumb
- Michael Kiwanuka - Home Again
- Ben Howard - Every Kingdom
- Lianne La Havas - Is Your Love Big Enough
- The Maccabees - Given To The Wild
- Roller Trio - Roller Trio
- Sam Lee - Ground Of Its Own
And you can vote for us in the Q Awards (or someone you like better) at http://www.qthemusic.com/qawards2012/
Hail Bop 12" PreorderYou can preorder the Hail Bop vinyl EP from our shop here. It includes the new version of the track, plus Bail Hop, Andy Blake Remix, Daniel Avery Remix, Jealov Remix and Bullion's cover version embedded below.
US Album release & tour dates..We're very pleased to announce that we're releasing our album with Ribbon Music in the US and will be embarking on a wee tour there in the autumn.. Or should we say fall.. The album will be available digitally on August 14th with CD + LP available on September 25th. Tickets for the tour are on sale now over at our live page. Excluding San Francisco which will be on sale Friday.
Bail HopWe decided to do a remix of hail bop for the 12"....
Full UK October tour dates..Here's the poster for our October UK tour dates including a Dublin show that we couldn't announce until now. Tickets for all shows available here.
New TeesWe've just received new T-shirts, designed and modelled here by our own Tommy Grace. They're available now in the shop..
Hot Chip supportsWe are pleased to announce that we will be supporting Hot Chip on 3 dates of their October tour including Brixton Academy. You can see a full updated list of dates here.
UK Tour Pre-saleThe October UK tour and our December London show are on pre-sale now at http://www.artistticket.com/link/?s=Django+Django, the full on-sale will be on Friday.
Sat 20-Oct Waterfront, Norwich
Mon 22-Oct Plug, Sheffield
Tue 23-Oct Ritz, Manchester
Wed 24-Oct Liquid Room, Edinburgh
Thu 25-Oct ABC1, Glasgow
Mon 29-Oct Old Market, Brighton
Wed 31-Oct Heaven, London
Thu 01-Nov Heaven, London
Fri 21-Dec Sheperds Bush Empire, London
Field Day on Saturday..We're playing at 15.50 on the Village Mentality Stage if you're going to Field Day on Saturday. DJ'ing at the Shacklewell Arms for the after-party too...
Summer FestivalsThere's a full list of shows and festivals we're playing this summer on the live page, we've just added shows in Derry and Belfast in June and Australian shows in July.
2nd Heaven show announced...Tickets for Heaven on 31st October are sold out so we've added a second show the following day, on 1st November. Tickets available here...
Posters & T-shirts..Posters & T-shirts now available to purchase from the Django Django shop..
Django Django announce new tour datesDjango Django announce new tour dates for June and a London show for October. Full listings on the live page.
Manchester & Glasgow Dates RescheduledThe new dates for the rescheduled shows are as follows:
The Manchester Deaf Institute show has been rescheduled to Tuesday 28th February
The Glasgow Stereo show has been rescheduled to Wednesday 29th February
16/02/12 - French Tour Dates just added
10/02/12 - 'Default' on TaratataDjango Django's 'Default' live performance and interview on France 2 - Taratata. (Available to watch here)
30/01/12 Album Released
30/01/12 Rough Trade East In-StoreDjango Django in-store show tomorrow night (01/02/2012) at 7pm at Rough Trade East. Buy the album in-store to collect a wristband to guarantee entry. More info here The February XOYO show is now sold-out with the next London live show at Victoria Park - Field Day on June 2nd, so catch them while you can.
28/01/12 New Live Dates