Debut Album 'DEAD' Out Now on Big Dada / Anticon

Young Fathers - Debut Album 'DEAD' Out Now on Big Dada / Anticon

DEAD is the brilliant debut album from Alloysious, G and Kayus otherwise known as Young Fathers.

The 11-track full-length, which features previously released singles "LOW" and "GET UP", described by NME as a "soundtrack to a Dystopian carnival", is available worldwide today on LP, CD and digitally from the Big Dada, iTunes and Amazon as a collaborative release between Big Dada and West Coast indie Anticon.

You can call it hip hop or rap, but the Edinburgh based trio of Liberian, Nigerian and Scottish heritage sing more than they chat. There's the suburbs and the cities of Grey Britain in there, but also Africa, an obsession with the surface texture of sound, the psychedelicist’s love of noise.

Young Fathers embark on their UK and European tour this month with a US and Canadian sting supporting Baths slated for April.



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Young Fathers & Kate Tempest Confirmed for 6 Music Festival

Big Dada's Mercury Prize winners 2014, Young Fathers, join Kate Tempest confirmed to perform live at this year's 6 Music Festival taking place from 20 - 22 February at The Victoria Warehouse in Manchester.

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Vote Young Fathers & Kate Tempest in Gilles Peterson's Worldwide Awards

Don't forget to vote for Young Fathers GET UP and Kate Tempest Everybody Down nominated for Best Track Of The Year and Best Album Of The Year respectively in Gilles Peterson's Worldwide Awards 2015.

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Young Fathers - UK Tour 2015 On Sale Now

Next year Young Fathers head out on a 19-date UK tour. If you haven't yet witnessed them live - what Guardian last week described in their 5-star review as "jaw-droppingly synchronised anarchy... " - then now's your chance. Find tickets here.

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Young Fathers - UK Tour 2015 On Sale Now

Next year Big Dada's Mercury Prize winners Young Fathers head out on a 19-date UK tour. If you haven't yet witnessed them live - what Guardian last week described in their 5-star review as "jaw-droppingly synchronised anarchy... " - then now's your chance. Find tickets here.

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DELS - European Tour Kicks Off

This month DELS embarks on an extensive 17-date European tour celebrating his sophomore album, Petals Have Fallen, including a new London date at KOKO alongside Jay Electronica (moved from XOYO).

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Young Fathers & Kate Tempest Confirmed for 6 Music Festival

Young Fathers join Kate Tempest confirmed to perform live at this year's 6 Music Festival taking place from 20 - 22 February at The Victoria Warehouse in Manchester. Tickets on sale from 30 January; more info.

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Busdriver - Announces European Tour

LA's lyrical genius Busdriver announces an extensive European tour kicking off early next month, touching down in France, Germany, UK & Switzerland along the way. Tickets on sale now.

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Kate Tempest Shares New Single 'Bad Place for a Good Time' Out Now

Ahead of her UK tour next month, Kate Tempest shares the A-side to her new single: Bad Place for a Good Time. Download the single now - Big Dada / iTunes

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