Villagers today announce some new Irish dates for December which will see gigs in the Empire Music Hall, Belfast on 10th | Dolans, Limerick on 12th | Black Box, Galway on 13th and The Set Theatre, Kilkenny on 14th.
Ahead of that Villagers will perform at Other Voices Ballina in September and headline Metropolis Festival on 27th October.
Villagers’ new album The Art of Pretending to Swim will be released on 21st September and was written, produced, mixed and primarily performed by Conor O’Brien in his Dublin studio.
The new single ‘Fool’ was released last week, watch the video directed by Bob Gallagher .
Watch the previously shared video for .
O’Brien has a string of accolades under his belt including two Ivor Novello Awards (the most recent being 2016’s Album Award for Darling Arithmetic), two Mercury Music Prize nominations and is also a previous winner of Ireland’s Choice Music Prize.
Villagers Irish Dates
28-29th September – Other Voices, Ballina
27th October – Metropolis Festival, Dublin
Mon 10th December – Empire Music Hall, Belfast
Wednesday 12th December – Dolans, Limerick
Thursday 13th December – Black Box, Galway
Friday 14th December – Set Theatre, Kilkenny