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La Roux on Spotify + Free "Quicksand" track + NME Radar Tour; US dates

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Spotify Session live at YOYO
First up the red haired one has teamed up with the digital service of the moment to release the La Roux - Spotify Session live at YOYO. In a first for the service, three tracks recorded during La Roux’s oversubscribed four-week residency at YOYO are available exclusively to Spotify premium users from today, Friday 27 March 2009. The session features tracks from La Roux’s forthcoming debut album, due out in the summer, including both singles released so far, "Quicksand" and "In For Kill", alongside live favourite "Tigerlily". The session will be made available to all Spotify users from 3 April 2009.

Free download bundle
Meanwhile, the original studio version of "Quicksand" is available to download free from for a limited time. The track is being paired with the demo version of "Fascination" as an exclusive digital bundle available only from the official site.

Stop-Motion video of Quicksand filming:

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NME Radar Tour + US dates
La Roux has been announced as the headline act on the NME Radar tour with support from Heartbreak, Magistrates and The Chapman Family. The tour which has famously given a leg up to the likes of Crystal Castles, White Lies and Friendly Fires, will kick off in Nottingham on 29 April ending with a grand finale at London’s Koko on 19 May. Before then, they will play a handful of dates in the US. Head to for the latest tour dates and information.

La Roux March/April/May 2009 tour dates:

(Dates and information subject to change.)

27 Mar Shepherds Bush Empire London
28 Mar Shepherds Bush Empire London
3 Apr Studio B Brooklyn, New York
4 Apr Les Saints Montreal
5 Apr The Drake Toronto
9 Apr Popscene @ 330 Ritch San Francisco
11 Apr Palm Springs White Party Palm Springs, California
12 Apr Roxy Los Angeles, California
23 Apr Le Point Ephemere Paris
24 Apr Lovelite Berlin
29 Apr Rescue Rooms Nottingham
30 Apr Thekla Bristol
1 May Central Station Wrexham, Wales
2 May Zodiac Oxford
3 May The Globe Cardiff, Wales
6 May Academy 3 Manchester
7 May Cockpit Leeds
8 May 53 Degrees Preston
10 May Kings Tuts Glasgow, Scotland
13 May Academy 2 Birmingham
14 May Wedgewood Rooms Portsmouth
15 May Honey Club Brighton
17 May Sugarmill Stoke
18 May Waterfront Norwich
19 May Koko London

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