The Amazons will play Cambridge’s The Portland Arms next March, tickets here. The show forms a part of the band’s mammoth European tour which runs from February through to April, full dates in poster below.
Inspired by the likes of Queens Of The Stone Age and Arcade Fire, The Amazons formed in their hometown of Reading. They first gained traction on the back of their debut EP ‘Don’t You Wanna?’ (particularly its track ‘Ultraviolet’) and they continued to build their reputation with the follow-up ‘Stay With Me’ and then ‘Nightdriving’ which was premiered by Huw Stephens at Radio 1, championed by Steve Lamacq at 6 Music and picked as Q’s Track of the Day.
The Amazons’ summer festival touring has already encompassed Truck, Beat Herder, Standon Calling, Y Not and Kendal Calling and continues with the likes of Festival No.6 and Neighbourhood Festival. They’ll then embark upon a full UK tour which including their biggest London headline show to date at Oslo in Hackney.