Kodaline Release New Album

October 1, 2018

Having recently been announced as special guest to Snow Patrol on their huge UK arena tour, Kodaline have just released their eagerly anticipated new album ‘Politics Of Living’ September 28th on Sony Music.

‘Politics of Living’ sees Kodaline team up with some of the hottest production and writing talent imaginable including hitmaker supreme Steve Mac (‘Shape Of You’ by Ed Sheeran), pop guru Johnny Coffer (Rag’N’Bone Man, Beyonce), Jonas Jeberg (Dizzee Rascal, Kylie Minogue), Stephen Harris (Miles Kane, Kaiser Chiefs) as well as long-time collaborator Johnny McDaid (‘What About Us’ by Pink).

The band’s latest single ‘Head Held High’ is a mandolin-driven piece of summer pop with a powerful message that has become a BBC Radio 2 mainstay, and is one of the standout tracks taken from the new album. The single follows the release of one of their best ever singles earlier this year, ‘Follow Your Fire’, a slice of powerhouse pop which has already reached 20 million Spotify streams and showed the band are ready to cement their place amongst the UK’s best in 2018.

Kodaline will also feature on the brand new track ‘All For Love’ on chart-topping DJ and producer Sigala’s new album ‘Brighter Days’, which is also out today.

After a blockbuster summer including playing to a sold out crowd of 21,000 fans at Dublin’s Malahide Castle in June, as well as sets at the Isle Of Wight and TRNSMT festivals, Kodaline head out on a slew of European and US dates this autumn as well as the following arena dates with Snow Patrol next year:

October:

3/10 – Ancienne Belgique, Brussels, Belgium
4/10- Tivoli Ronda, Utrecht, Netherlands
5/10 – Den Atelier, Luxembourg
7/10 – Astra, Berlin, Germany
9/10 – Vulkan Scene, Oslo, Norway
10/10 – Kagelbanan, Stockholm, Sweden
11/10 – Pumpehuset, Copenhagen, Denmark
12/10 – Docks, Hamburg, Germany
14/10 – Palladium, Warsaw, Poland
15/10 – Studio, Krakow, Poland
17/10 – Gasometer, Vienna, Austria
19/10 – Neue Theaterfabrik, Munich, Germany
20/10 – Schlachthof, Wiesbaden, Germany
21/10 – Trianon, Paris, France
23/10 – La Riviera, Madrid, Spain
26/10 – Razzmatazz, Barcelona, Spain
28/10 – Fabrique, Milan, Italy
29/10 – LKA Longhorn, Stuttgart, Germany
30/10 – Live Music Hall, Cologne, Germany
31/10 – Samsung Hall, Zurich, Switzerland

November:

2/11 – Izvestia Hall, Moscow, Russia
4/11 – Bel Etage, Kiev, Ukraine
14/11 – Belasco Theatre, LA, USA
15/11 – House of Blues, San Diego, USA
16/11 – UC Theatre, San Francisco, USA
20/11 – Neptune, Seattle, USA
21/11 – Commodore Ballroom, Vancouver, USA
24/11 – Summit Music Hall, Denver, USA
26/11 – Varsity Theatre, Minneapolis, USA
27/11 – House of Blues, Chicago, USA
28/11 – St. Andrew’s Hall, Detroit, USA
30/11 – Phoenix Concert Theatre, Toronto, USA

December:

4/12 – Irving Plaza, New York, USA
6/12 – Paradise Rock Club, Boston, USA
8/12 – Theatre of Living Arts, Philadelphia, USA

January 2019

Fri 25th             BIRMINGHAM, Birmingham Arena
Sat 26th                       LONDON, O2 Arena
Sun 27th                       BOURNEMOUTH, BIC
Tues 29th                     LEEDS, First Direct Arena
Weds 30th                   MANCHESTER, Manchester Arena
Thurs 31st                     GLASGOW, The SSE Hydro

February 2019

Sat 2nd                        LONDON, SSE Arena Wembley

This will be the first collection of new music since 2015’s ‘Coming Up For Air’, which went Gold in the UK. The band’s debut album, ‘In A Perfect World’ has sold over a million copies worldwide and imprinted itself on the nation’s consciousness with streaming figures well into the 100s of millions, with ‘High Hopes’ on 100 million Spotify streams alone. On Vevo the band’s videos have had over 200 million views, and they have sold over a million singles. 

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