Watch: Wild Beasts - “A Simple Beautiful Truth” Video

Also Announce New Tour Dates

Apr 08, 2014
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Recently releasing their fourth LP Present Tense Wild Beasts have premiered a brand new music video for their single "A Simple Beautiful Truth." Wearing futurist garb and dancing around mountaintops, the band says in a press release "We were inspired enough by the absurdist approach taken by Talking Heads to don electric suits and dance in the ether on the top of a Beacons mountain. We wanted to capture the weightlessness of a song like 'A Simple Beautiful Truth,' to attempt something so ridiculous as to be sublime. The experience was strangely liberating and we asked ourselves why we hadn't done this before."

In addition to the video the band has announced a brief number of new North American shows to their world tour. Scroll down below to watch the video and get the full details of the show schedule.

  

Wild Beasts Tour Dates:

Wed. Apr. 9 - Munich, DE @ Strom
Thu. Apr. 10 - Milan, IT @ Elita Festival @ Teatro Franco Parenti
Fri. Apr. 11 - Lyon, FR @ Marche-Gare
Sat. Apr. 12 - Zurich, CH @ Plaza Club
Sun. Apr. 13 - Lille, FR @ Aeronef
Tue. Apr. 15 - Brussels, BE @ Orangerie
Wed. Apr. 16 - Paris, FR @ Trabendo
Thu. May 8 - Belfast, NIR @ Belfast Cathedral Quarter Arts festival
Fri. May 9 - Brighton, UK @ Great Escape @ The Dome
Thu. May 29 - Dudingen, CH @ Bad Bonn Kilbi
Fri. June 6 - Athens, GR @ Plissken
Fri. June 13 - Bergen, NO @ Bergenfest
Sun. June 15 - Aarhus, DK @ Northside
Sat. June 21 - Hilvarenbeek, NL @ Best Kept Secret
Sat. June 28 - Kiev, UA @ Park Live
Sun. June 29 - Moscow, RU @ Park Live
Fri. July 4 - Gdynia, PL @ Open'er
Fri. July 11 - Philadelphia, PA @ Union Transfer w/ Mutual Benefit
Sat. July 12 - Washington, DC @ 9:30 Club w/ Mutual Benefit
Mon. July 14 - Cambridge, MA @ The Sinclair w/ Mutual Benefit
Tue. July 15 - Montreal, QC @ Corona Theatre w/ Mutual Benefit
Wed. July 16 - Toronto, ON @ The Mod Club

Sat. July 19 - Chicago, IL @ Pitchfork Music Festival
Fri. Aug. 15 - Hasselt, BE @ Pukklepop
Sat. Aug. 16 - Budapest, HU @ ziget
Sun. Aug. 17 - Hamburg, DE @ Dockville
Sun. Aug. 31 - Dorset, UK @ End of the Road
Sat. Sep. 6 - Isle of Wight, UK @ Bestival
Tue. Sep. 9 - Rovinj, HR @ Unknown

New Shows in Bold

(www.wild-beasts.co.uk)



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