Fresh off the back of their storming Main Stage ‘Electric Picnic’ performance, Dublin four-piece The Riptide Movement are proud to announce the release of their new five track EP ‘Something Special’ on 4 October 2019 and an extensive Live Tour with dates in London, Hamburg, Belfast, Dublin, Kerry, Cork, Limerick, Laois, Galway and Kilkenny. Tickets for all dates are on sale now from Ticketmaster or local venues directly.
Having released the first single ‘I’ll Be There’ to rave reviews in May, the second single taken from the EP ‘Something Special’ was released in August and was immediately added to the ‘New Music Friday UK’ and ‘The New Alt’ Spotify playlists, with over 50,000 streams to date.
‘Something Special’ is exactly what the title suggests, it’s an uplifting, energising, guitar driven collection of songs. Co-produced in Attica Studios with the legendary Tommy McLaughlin (Villagers, SOAK)
Speaking about the EP, The Riptide Movement said: “We’re so excited to announce that ‘Something Special’ our 5th studio record will be released on Friday October 4th 2019. It will be released as a 7 track EP on 12″ VINYL and as a 5 track EP on all digital and streaming platforms. This is a really important record for us and we feel it’s one of our best, you’re gonna love it, Big Love, Mal, JP, Ger & Gar!!!”.
With four studio albums to their name – most notably The RTÉ Choice Music Prize nominated, Gold selling, Number 1 Album ‘Getting Through’ – Dublin four piece The Riptide Movement are renowned for their phenomenal live shows and soaring, guitar driven, energetic tracks. Having toured extensively throughout the world on the back of critically-acclaimed releases ‘All Works Out’, ‘You & I’, ‘Elephant in the Room’, ,Changeling’, ‘I’ll Be There’ and latest release ‘Something Special’ the Dublin four piece also released an environmentally conscious web series called “Plastic Oceans’ in association with Clean Coasts, which can be streamed from their website www.trm.ie.
‘Something Special’ the brand new EP from The Riptide Movement, is available on Vinyl and all streaming platforms and digital formats from 4 October 2019.
“Something Special Tour 2019”
4 Oct – The Islington, London.
11 Oct – Nochtwoche, Hamburg.
25 Oct – The Limelight, Belfast.
27 Oct – The Olympia Theatre, Dublin.
15 Nov – Mike the Pies, Kerry.
16 Nov – Cyprus Avenue, Cork.
22 Nov – Dolans Warehouse, Limerick.
23 Nov – Kavanaghs, Portlaoise, Laois.
29 Nov – Roisin Dubh, Galway.
13 Dec – Set Theatre, Kilkenny.