London duo Oh Wonder are set for an intimate hometown date next month, headlining OMEARA on 10 May.
With second album Ultralife on the way in June, it’s as yet their only UK headline date of the year, although they’re also playing Reading and Leeds Festival in August.
Oh Wonder have just unveiled a second track from the album, titled Lifetimes, and suggesting that Ultralife will be a more straight forward pop record.
The chilled pop of debut standouts like Drive and Lose It has been dropped on both Lifetimes and title track Ultralife, although Josephine and Anthony’s dual vocal melodies are still intact.
Tickets for the two headline shows go on sale this Thursday, with priority given to fans that have pre-ordered the new full-length – out on 16 June – from their website.
Oh Wonder are currently in the US, and will perform at Coachella this weekend and next.
They’re also announced for a number of European festivals this summer, including Pukkelpop and Sziget.
Their Reading Festival performance is on Friday 25 August, followed by Leeds on the 26th.
The full list of upcoming live performances in the US, Mexico and Europe is:
Oh Wonder US and Mexico Dates
April 12 – Brooklyn Bowl – Las Vegas, NV
April 13 – The Glass House – Pomona, CA
April 14 – Coachella Festival – Indio, CA
April 17-18 – Ace of Spades – Sacramento, CA
April 19 – The Catalyst – Santa Cruz, CA
April 20 – The Lobero Theater – Santa Barbara, CA
April 21 – Coachella Festival – Indio, CA
May 19 – El Plaza Condesa – Mexico City, Mexico
May 23 – Town Ballroom – Buffalo, NY
May 24 – Upstate Concert Hall – Clifton Park, NY
May 26 – Higher Ground – Burlington, VT
May 27 – Boston Calling Festival – Allston, MA
May 28 – The Stone Pony – Asbury Park, NJ
Oh Wonder UK and European Dates
May 3 – Prince Charles – Berlin, Germany
May 10 – OMEARA – London, UK
June 2-4 – Heartland Festival – Kværndrup, Denmark
June 3-5 – Pinkpop Festival – Landgraaf, Netherlands
June 14-17 – Bergenfest – Bergen, Norway
August 9-16 – Sziget Festival – Budapest, Hungary
August 17-20 – Dockville Festival – Hamburg, Germany
August 16-19 – Pukkelpop – Kiewit-Hasselt, Belgium
August 25 – Reading Festival – Reading, UK
August 26 – Leeds Festival – Bramham, UK