My, this should be an evening of majestic melancholy. Maybe you were one of lucky few that caught Anathema at Rise Records in June for an intimate acoustic set and signing session? If so, you’ll know how bloody fantastic these Scouse legends are. If not, brace yourselves. You’re in for a treat here as they’ll be gracing Thekla on the 27th of September.
I’m obviously expecting a fair chunk from their hugely atmospheric new album Distant Satellites, but further to that, we could see almost anything from their quarter-of-a-century (and appropriately varied) back catalogue. Tickets are getting scarce now, but still available through a couple of retailers. You’ll need to hurry if you want in on this. You do want in on this, don’t you? That’s what I thought.
Blow your mind by listening to their fantastic self-titled song here: