Amoeba Hollywood - November 9th @ 5:00pm
For guaranteed admission - Purchase your copy of Lover Chanting EP at Amoeba Hollywood on 11/9 to get priority/guaranteed admission ticket AND a cool "Little Dragon - Live at Amoeba" commemorative poster. While supplies last. One per person.
Show is free and all ages. No signing/meet and greet happening after the show.
Little Dragon will be playing at Tyler, The Creator's Camp Flog Gnaw Carnival 11/10 and 11 at Dodger Stadium.
Scandinavian luminaries Little Dragon announce their new Lover Chanting EP, the band’s first release after signing with Ninja Tune. Limited edition 140g black vinyl with 3mm spine and black paper inner sleeve.
Little Dragon wanted to bring new music into the world that has an airy and fun lightness to it. “For all the lovers out there, chant along! Dance for peace and unity in this world of madness!” declare the band. Lead singer Yukimi Nagano adds that the EP is about, “The force of love. Not only between two people but the force of love in this universe as the ultimate ecstasy. Whether that is while you’re dancing at a disco forgetting where you are or just staring at the moon on a clear night, it can be anything. A swim in the ocean, a glance at a stranger--it’s a personal individual thing. Call it what you want but we have all felt it. So, embrace the great mystery of everything that your brain can’t grasp and lose track in the most beautiful sense.”
The story behind the track’s origins is as idiosyncratic and left-of-centre as you would expect from a band that have spent their career consistently playing by their own rules. "It started with Fred searching for a wedding march inspired by a Swedish prog funk folk keyboardist called Merit Hemmingson”, explain the band from their Gothenburg bunker. “Erik got inspired by the track and started singing! After Erik wrote his vocal verses Yukimi got a bit worried about his lyrical abilities and stepped in to add her part on the song. Håkan flew to Germany to record a beautifully tuned clavinet. Once the clavinet was recorded Fred and Erik added their flavour with some drums and deep synth bass. For all the lovers out there, chant along! Dance for peace and unity in this world of madness. “