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SEE: Syd Arthur’s upbeat rock video “Sun Rays”

  • July 18, 2016
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SEE: Syd Arthur’s upbeat rock video “Sun Rays”

syd arthur, sun raysBritish psych-rock band Syd Arthur premiere the video for their new track
“Sun Rays” today- check it out HERE.The video is the second installment of a trilogy co-directed and conceptualized by singer-guitarist Liam Magill and Gavin Bush. DIY declares “…the clip’s a myriad of golden hues and dancing, which matches up with the gorgeous track perfectly.” The song is available now via all participating digital retailers. In June, the band unveiled the video for “Apricity,” the title track from their upcoming new album out October 21st on Harvest Records, available for pre-order now. Those who pre-order the album will receive instant downloads of both “Apricity” and “Sun Rays.” Syd Arthur will hit the road with Jake Bugg on September 7th and today the band announces two new headline shows, September 14th at The Echo in Los Angeles and September 30th at Baby’s All Right in Brooklyn. Please see below for all of the band’s upcoming tour dates.

Syd Arthur is brothers Liam Magill, Joel Magill (bass, vocals), and Josh Magill (drums) and Raven Bush (violin, keyboards, mandolin). Formed in Canterbury, England, in 2003, the band has explored the myriad possibilities of improvisation, taking an exceptional approach born of prodigious musicianship, elemental songcraft, and an unabashed spirit of adventure. They have released three albums, including 2014’s Sound Mirror, and earned recognition as a thrilling live act. Syd Arthur has played myriad UK headline shows and support slots alongside such artists as White Denim, Jonathan Wilson, The Pixies, Sean Lennon’s The Ghost Of A Sabertooth Tiger, and Paul Weller. Check out the video below!

The track-list for Apricity is as follows:
Coal Mine
Plane Crash In Kansas
No Peace
Sun Rays
Into Eternity
Rebel Lands
Seraphim
Portal
Evolution
Apricity

Syd Arthur Tour Dates With Jake Bugg:
09/07 Vancouver, BC Commodore Ballroom
09/08 Seattle, WA The Showbox
09/09 Portland, OR Oregon Zoo Amphitheater
09/10 Sacramento, CA Ace of Spades
09/12 San Francisco, CA Regency Ballroom
09/13 Los Angeles, CA The Wiltern
09/14 Los Angeles, CA The Echo* Syd Arthur headline show
09/20 Milwaukee, WI Pabst Theatre
09/21 Detroit, MI Majestic Theatre
09/23 Millvale, PA Mr Smalls Theatre
09/25 Philadelphia, PA Theatre of the Living Arts
09/27 New York, NY Terminal 5
09/28 Boston, MA Royale
09/29 Washington, DC Lincoln Theatre
09/30 Brooklyn, NY Baby’s All Right* Syd Arthur headline show

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