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PRS for Music Ivor Novello Award – Outstanding Contribution to British Music

Ivor Novello Award

Posted by sandbag on 25/05/16

Beak dates – Summer 2016

May 25th Brighton UK – Bleach
May 27th Antwerp Belgium – Trix Club
May 29th Paris, France – Villette Sonique
June 2nd Barcelona, Spain – Primavera
June 8th Ravenna, Italy – Beaches Brew
June 10th Porto, Portugal – Primavera
June 17th Lucerne, Switzerland – B-Sides Festival
June 19th Hilvarenbeek, Netherlands – Best Kept Secret
June 25th Glastonbury, UK
Aug 20th Green Man Festival, UK

Posted by sandbag on 12/05/16

High Rise in UK cinemas tomorrow, March 18th

Ben Wheatley’s film High Rise is in UK cinemas from March 18th. 
 
Portishead recorded their cover of the Abba song SOS specifically for the film and not for general release. 
Inevitably there will be low quality bootleg versions but if you’d like to hear it within the film you can check your local cinema screening times here…..http://www.highrisefilm.co.uk/showtimes
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Posted by sandbag on 17/03/16

Portishead News

We have contributed a track to the new Ben Wheatley film High Rise which is the Empire Gala at London Film Festival on Friday 9th October at the Odeon Leicester Square.

The track is a cover version of Abba’s SOS.

Posted by sandbag on 8/10/15

PORTISHEAD announce Latitude warm up show at Cardiff University – Thursday 16 July

Tickets on sale – Tuesday 14 July – 9am GMT

Portishead have announced that they will play a headline show at Cardiff University this Thursday 16 July which will serve as a warm up show to their headline slot at Latitude Festival on Saturday 18 July.

Tickets will be available to buy from 9am on Tuesday 14 July from the below links:

Cardiff University – http://www.cardiffstudents.com/boxoffice/

Bristol Ticket Shop – Physical tickets can be purchased inside the shop at 41 High Street, Bristol BS1 2AT

http://www.bristolticketshop.co.uk/eventdetails.aspx?e=9883

See – http://www.gigsandtours.com/event/portishead/the-great-hall-cardiff-uni/896152/

Posted by sandbag on 13/07/15

Montreux Jazz Festival

Portishead are playing Montreux Jazz Festival’s Stravinski Hall on July 10th.
Tickets on sale 9am GMT Friday 17th April – www.montreuxjazzfestival.com

Posted by sandbag on 16/04/15

Monday April 13th 2015 – London

‘Vote out Trident: Party and Protest’ https://www.facebook.com/events/390666264438775/

Posted by sandbag on 10/04/15

Portishead at Latitude July 2015

Portishead will be playing at Latitude on Saturday July 18th –  http://latitudefestival.seetickets.com?src=lat2015BN29

Posted by sandbag on 3/03/15

Portishead at Benicassim 2015

Portishead will be playing at Benicassim in Spain in July 2015.    http://fiberfib.com/en/entradas.php

More information to follow

Posted by sandbag on 26/01/15

Geoff Barrow – The Freak Zone

Geoff Barrow sat in for Stuart Maconie on BBC 6 Music ‘s The Freak Zone last Sunday - http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b04fhg9j

Posted by sandbag on 28/08/14