ERASURE (Andy Bell and Vince Clarke) has unveiled a celebratory live video of their latest single “Reason.” This week marks the release of the “Reason” EP, featuring the heartfelt anthem, backed with pulsating remixes from the likes of Parralox, Carter Tutti, JRMX, GRN, Jochen Simms, and an exclusive B-side entitled “Die 4 Love.” “Reason” comes from the critically acclaimed, Richard X produced, album The Violet Flame, out now on Mute.
Watch + share the uplifting video for “Reason” here:
Fans have a chance to create their own remix of the track “Sacred,” courtesy of Blend. The winner of the competition will have his/her remix included in the official release of “Sacred,” in addition to snagging a copy of limited edition vinyl of The Violet Flame. Entries will be accepted through the end of December, and a winner will be chosen in January 2015. For more details, click here.
Erasure has returned to the UK for The Violet Flame Tour. The tour follows the acclaimed US tour, and the UK leg includes two London shows at the Forum on December 14th and 15th. Parralox will support on December 15th, while support on first night comes from Iris Gold.
The year will then end with two special New Year’s Eve shows at New York’s Terminal 5 on December 30th and 31st (full details below). Tickets are on sale now, here.
Catch ERASURE on the remainder of their ‘The Violet Flame’ tour dates:
28 Nov- Newcastle, O2 Academy, UK – w/ Nights – SOLD OUT
29 Nov – Wolverhampton, Civic, UK – w/ Shelter – SOLD OUT
30 Nov – Manchester, Apollo, UK – w/ Shelter – SOLD OUT
4 Dec – Cologne, Palladium, GERMANY – w/ Shelter
5 Dec- Dresden, Schlachthof, GERMANY – w/ Shelter
7 Dec – Hamburg, CCH1, GERMANY – w/ Shelter
9 Dec – Berlin, Columbiahalle, GERMANY – w/ Shelter
10 Dec – Aarhus, Musikhus, DENMARK – w/ Shelter
11 Dec – Copenhagen, TAP 1, DENMARK – w/ Shelter
14 Dec – London, Forum, UK – w/ Iris Gold – SOLD OUT
15 Dec – London, Forum, UK – w/ Parralox
30 Dec – New York, NY Terminal 5, USA
31 Dec – New York, NY Terminal 5, USA