Following on from the huge success of Music Complete, which featured high in the end of year lists, New Order start 2016 as they mean to carry on.
The band have announced full details for the latest single to be taken from Music Complete. Singularity will feature a host of exclusive remixes alongside an extended rework, listen to the extended mix here: http://po.st/NewOrderSingExtendedMxYT
Alongside the new single, there is also news of an exclusive competition for fans to contribute to the Singularity website. Over the past few months, artists and other creatives who have been impacted by the band’s output have been contributing to the website gallery SINGULARITY: THE INFLUENCE OF NEW ORDER in the form of essays, artwork, cover versions, playlists and more. The site is now open for more contributions: fans from all walks of life are invited to create something that shows how the band has influenced their life. All creative formats are welcome. The top 5 most interesting contributions received will be featured on the SINGULARITY website permanently.
Artists already featured on SINGULARITY include Hot Chip, Alison Goldfrapp, John Grant, Interpol, La Roux, Trentemøller, Will Broome, Algiers, Irvine Welsh, Robert Smith from The Cure and Factory Floor. http://po.st/NewOrderSingularity. Anyone wishing to enter should email their contribution to firstname.lastname@example.org before the closing date on 11 March 2016.
New Order are also returning to the live circuit once again, having completed an overwhelmingly successful set of dates in 2015. They are confirmed for a string of European festival dates, in addition to a special one-off show at Manchester’s Castlefield Bowl with a US tour in March. Further dates will be announced soon.
10 March – New York, NY – Radio City Music Hall –
12 March – Philadelphia, PA – Tower Theater – http://bit.ly/1WXUQ3D
16 March – Chicago IL – Chicago Theater – http://bit.ly/1JTQlW7
19 March – Los Angeles CA – Shrine Auditorium – http://bit.ly/1nIIlgU
21 March – Las Vegas NV – The Chelsea at The Cosmopolitan – http://bit.ly/1p6FK9V
23 March – Miami Beach FL – Fillmore Miami Beach – http://bit.ly/1UDvLd5
Tickets for the New York show will be available from 13 Feb from bit.ly/1PuLjzz
18 June – Spain – Sonar
30 June – Belgium – Werchter Festival
2 July – Denmark – Roskilde Festival
7 July – Spain – Bilbao BBK Live
9 July – UK – Manchester Castlefield Bowl
12 August – Norway – Oya Festival
New Order are: Bernard Sumner, Gillian Gilbert, Stephen Morris, Tom Chapman and Phil Cunningham