Gang of Four to Release Live Album

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Gang of Four 2016Gang of Four, the influential British post-punk band formed in Leeds in 1977, is releasing a new CD, Live… In the Moment, September 9 on Metropolis Records. The album was recorded at the band’s sold-out show at London’s Islington Assembly Hall last year. A companion live DVD features their sold-out concert at New York City’s Irving Plaza.

Gang of Four, whose current lineup features one original member, guitarist Andy Gill, along with John “Gaoler” Sterry on vocals, Thomas McNiece on bass and Jonny Finnigan on drums, will also launch an extensive U.S. tour September 29 in Minneapolis, stopping at most major American cities and ending on Halloween in Omaha.

The live album’s set list spans the band’s multi-decade career, from the early “Damaged Goods,” “To Hell With Poverty” and “I Found That Essence Rare” through “Where The Nightingale Sings,” from their latest album, What Happens Next. Here’s a preview…

The full track list and tour itinerary are below.

Live…In the Moment Track Listing:

1. Where The Nightingale Sings
2. History’s Not Made By Great Men
3. I Parade Myself
4. Paralysed
5. What We All Want
6. Love Like Anthrax
7. Do As I Say
8. Stranded
9. Damaged Goods
10. Isle Of Dogs
11. At Home He’s A Tourist
12. To Hell With Poverty
13. Why Theory
14. I Found That Essence Rare

Fall Tour Dates (Click here for tickets):

Sep 29 First Avenue Minneapolis, MN
Sep 30 Metro Chicago, IL
Oct 01 Danforth Music Hall Toronto, ON
Oct 02 Newport Music Hall Columbus, OH
Oct 05 Paradise Rock Club Eastham, MA
Oct 06 Webster Hall New York, NY
Oct 07 Trocadero Philadelphia, PA
Oct 08 9:30 Club Washington, DC
Oct 10 Mercy Lounge Nashville, TN
Oct 11 Center Stage Atlanta, GA
Oct 13 House of Blues Houston, TX
Oct 14 South Side Music Hall Dallas, TX
Oct 17 Emo’s Austin, TX
Oct 18 Observatory North Park San Diego, CA
Oct 20 Mayan Theater Los Angeles, CA
Oct 21 Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas, NV
Oct 23 Regency Ballroom San Francisco, CA
Oct 25 The Showbox Seattle, WA
Oct 26 McMenamins Crystal Ballroom Portland, OR
Oct 28 In The Venue Salt Lake City, UT
Oct 29 Gothic Theatre Englewood, CO
Oct 31 Sokol Auditorium Omaha, NE

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