Dan Michaelson and the Coastguards announce live dates in support of 'Distance'



The latest album from Dan Michaelson and The Coastguards ‘Distance’ has been released to huge critical acclaim.  Eclipsing the success of 2013’s ‘Blindspot’, ‘Distance’ displays an artist at the top of their game. Mixing bittersweet blues with melancholic heartbreak, Dan Michaelson has a record that sits rightfully alongside the likes of Tim Rutili and Bill Callahan.

In support of the release, Dan has just announced live dates where he will be performing songs from both ‘Distance’ and his back-catalogue.  Click the links below for tickets:

Manchester The Castle 11th September

London Slaughtered Lamb 15th September

Guildford The Keep 18th September

Some quotes about ‘Distance’:

“A miniature masterpiece” – 4 stars, The Guardian

“Stands proudly alongside Bill Callahan and The National” – 8/10, NME

“An album of melancholic gold” – 4 stars, MOJO

“Takes the intensity of 2013’s ‘Blindspot’ and doubles it” – 8/10, Uncut

‘Distance’ released 18th August 2014 by The state51 Conspiracy, available on CD from Dan’s store and digital formats in the usual places.

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