http://www.nonesuch.com/journal/watch-lianne-la-havas-talks-tavis-smiley-performs-green-gold-2016-03-03March 03, 2016|0 comments
Lianne La Havas was on PBS's Tavis Smiley show this week, discussing the inspiration behind her album Blood and EP Blood Solo, and performing "Green & Gold." "Blood is relating to my heritage and my family and it was something that I began to think more deeply about over the course of the last couple of years," she says. "And I found that my songwriting was beginning to explore more my family, and actually why I am like I am and where it all comes from." Hear what she has to say and watch the performance here.Read more|Journal Topics:Artist News Television Videolianne la havashttp://www.nonesuch.com/journal/watch-lianne-la-havas-talks-pbs-newshour-2016-02-19February 19, 2016|0 comments
Lianne La Havas spoke with PBS NewsHour about her Jamaican and Greek roots and the visit to her mother's family in Jamaica that inspired her album Blood . "It was really moving, emotional for lots of reasons, just because my family are from there, but I had never seen it before," she tells NewsHour. "And it was nice to go there and feel connected to a place. That was a feeling I never felt before." You can watch the piece, which also includes live performance clips, here.Read more|Journal Topics:Artist News Television Videolianne la havashttp://www.nonesuch.com/journal/watch-lianne-la-havas-performs-late-late-show-james-corden-2016-02-18February 18, 2016|0 comments
Lianne La Havas was the musical guest on The Late, Late Show with James Corden last night on CBS, performing the song "Green & Gold," from her new album Blood and her new EP, Blood Solo. You can watch the performance here.Read more|Journal Topics:Artist News Television Videolianne la havashttp://www.nonesuch.com/journal/lianne-la-havass-blood-solo-ep-out-now-2016-02-12February 12, 2016|0 comments
Lianne La Havas's new EP, Blood Solo, is out now. The EP is a collection of five tracks and an interlude from her Grammy-nominated album Blood plus a new song, "Fairytale," performed solo. She will perform from the new EP on The Late Late Show with James Corden next week. Tickets for La Havas's US tour with Leon Bridges this fall are on sale now.Read more|Journal Topics:Album Release Artist Newslianne la havashttp://www.nonesuch.com/journal/watch-lianne-la-havas-performs-conan-2016-02-11February 11, 2016|1 comments
Lianne La Havas was the musical guest on the Conan show last night on TBS, performing "Unstoppable," from her album Blood and her new EP, Blood Solo, out tomorrow. You can watch the performance here, plus a web-exclusive performance of "Grow." La Havas will be a presenter at the Grammy Awards Premiere Ceremony, where Blood is nominated for Best Urban Contemporary Album, on Monday. Tickets for her tour supporting Leon Bridges this fall go on sale Friday.Read more|Journal Topics:Artist News Television Videolianne la havashttp://www.nonesuch.com/journal/lianne-la-havas-release-blood-solo-ep-february-12-tour-leon-bridges-2016-02-08February 08, 2016|0 comments
Lianne La Havas will release Blood Solo, a collection of five tracks and an interlude from her Grammy-nominated album Blood plus a new song, "Fairytale," performed solo, on February 12. In celebration of the EP's release, La Havas performs two of the solo songs on Conan and The Late Late Show with James Corden in the coming week. Additionally, Leon Bridges has announced that La Havas will open for him during his autumn US tour. Tickets go on sale this Friday. "I'm so excited to go on the road with Leon because I am a fan," says La Havas. "It will also be a great chance to see many parts of the USA that I've not yet had the pleasure of visiting."Read more|Journal Topics:Album Release Artist News On Tourlianne la havashttp://www.nonesuch.com/journal/lianne-la-havas-sold-out-us-tour-grammy-nominated-album-blood-2016-02-01February 01, 2016|1 comments
Lianne La Havas kicks off a fully sold-out US tour at The McKittrick Hotel in New York City tonight. It's the first in a series of intimate solo club dates stopping in Boston, DC, Brooklyn, Philadelphia, San Francisco, and Oakland, and culminating with a show at Largo at the Coronet in Los Angeles on February 11. The tour features music from La Havas's second album, Blood, which has been nominated for a Grammy Award for Best Urban Contemporary Album.Read more|Journal Topics:Artist News On Tourlianne la havashttp://www.nonesuch.com/journal/listen-lianne-la-havas-green-gold-donnie-trumpet-nate-fox-remix-2015-12-16December 16, 2015|0 comments
Lianne La Havas has unveiled a new remix of "Green & Gold," a track off her Grammy-nominated album, Blood. The song was remixed by Donnie Trumpet and Nate Fox, who, as The Social Experiment, joined Saturday Night Live musical guest Chance the Rapper on the show this past weekend. You can hear "Green & Gold (Donnie Trumpet & Nate Fox Remix)" here. La Havas, who closed out her 2015 tour in Brussels last night, will return to the US for a series of fully sold-out intimate solo club dates in February.Read more|Journal Topics:Artist Newslianne la havashttp://www.nonesuch.com/journal/npr-music-favorite-songs-2015-nonesuch-artists-2015-12-15December 15, 2015|0 comments
NPR Music has announced its Favorite Songs of 2015, including tracks from eight Nonesuch Records releases from The Arcs, Rhiannon Giddens, Emmylou Harris & Rodney Crowell, Kronos Quartet, Lianne La Havas, Punch Brothers, St Germain, and The Staves, as well as Mbonwana Star's World Circuit release. These are across a broad range of genre lists, including rock, folk/Americana, country, electronic, world, and classical. You can hear them here.Read more|Journal Topics:Artist News Reviewslianne la havashttp://www.nonesuch.com/journal/lianne-la-havas-announces-intimate-solo-us-tour-february-2015-12-08December 08, 2015|0 commentsLianne La Havas Announces Intimate Solo US Tour for February in Support of Grammy-Nominated Album "Blood"
Lianne La Havas, whose new album, Blood, has just been nominated for a Grammy Award, will return to the US for a series of intimate solo club dates starting at The McKittrick Hotel in New York City on Monday, February 1, 2016, followed by stops in Boston, DC, Brooklyn, Philadelphia, San Francisco, and Oakland, culminating with a show at Largo at the Coronet in Los Angeles on February 11. Tickets go on sale this Friday, December 11.