WIRE launch DRILL : LA

WIRE launch DRILL : LA 

A unique festival to mark “40 years of not looking back”

Musical pioneers WIRE release their 15th studio album “Silver /Lead” on the 31st March 2017, on the eve of their 40th anniversary. However this is an album with its sights firmly set on the future.
Consequently, on April 1st 2017 (the anniversary of the band’s first gig as the “classic 4 piece” at the Roxy Club. London), WIRE will be giving a headline performance at the Los Angeles edition of the band’s boutique city festival DRILL : LA This will be followed by a US West Coast Tour.

30th March-2nd April 2017 at the Echo & Echoplex, Los Angeles, USA

Bob Mould * Julia Holter * Mild High Club, * Laetitia Sadier
FITTED (Bob Lee, Graham Lewis, Matthew Simms, Mike Watt)
Part Time Punks * HowardAmb, * Once and Future Band
* Chasms * Noveller * Immersion * SLOWS
+ the pinkflag guitar orchestra

More Special Guests To Be Announced Soon

Since 2013, WIRE have been curating a series of international city festivals with the name DRILL. The idea being to bring together the best overview of both classic left field artists and new and emerging cutting edge talent.
There will be several more DRILL : FESTIVALS taking place this spring, each featuring unique line ups. We’ll shortly be announcing details of these.

Updated info at www.drillfestival.com


15th March READING (UK ) Sub89
28th March PHOENIX (USA) Crescent Ballroom
29th March SAN DIEGO (USA) Casbah
3rd April SAN FRANCISCO (USA) Slims
5th April Portland (USA) Dante's
7th April VANCOUVER (CANADA) Imperial Theatre
8th April SEATTLE (USA) Crocodile