Explosions in the Sky announce 20th anniversary reissues
Post rock band Explosions in the Sky are celebrating their 20th anniversary with a special reissue of their back catalogue.
The instrumental band will re-release their earliest two albums; How Strange, Innocence which came out in 2000 and The Rescue which was released five years later in 2005.
With plans to share the material digitally, the band have also announced the decision to release the records on vinyl which marks the first time they have been pressed on wax in over 15 years.
“We’re releasing deluxe remastered snd repackaged editions of our debut album, How Strange, Innocence, available on vinyl for the first time since 2004,” the band said in a statement about the releasee. “And The Rescue, on vinyl and digital platforms for the first time ever,” they added.
To coincide with the release and their anniversary, the band will tour North America before heading over to Europe and the UK for a full run of tour dates which can be found below.
Explosions in the Sky European Tour Dates 02/01 – Lisbon, PT @ Aula Magna 02/02 – Madrid, ES @ La Riviera 02/03 – Barcelona, ES @ BARTS 02/05 – Bologna, IT @ Teatro Duse 02/06 – Milan, IT @ Fabrique 02/08 – Geneva, CH @ Antigel Festival 02/09 – Paris, FR @ La Cigale 02/11 – Bexhill, UK @ De La Warr Pavilion 02/12 – Glasgow, UK @ Glasgow Royal Concert Hall 02/13 – Dublin, IE @ Vicar Street 02/14 – Manchester, UK @ Albert Hall 02/15 – London, UK @ Eventim Apollo 04/26 – Antwerp, BE @ Autumn Falls 04/27 – Gent, BE @ Autumn Falls 04/29 – Zurich, CH @ Rote Fabrik 04/30 – Cologne, DE @ E-Werk 05/01 – Utrecht, NL @ TivoliVredenburg Grote Zaal 05/03 – Berlin, DE @ Huxleys 05/04 – Hamburg, DE @ Fabrik