NINA PERSSON (THE CARDIGANS, A CAMP) ANNOUNCES NEW YORK SHOW AT THE MERCURY LOUNGE 2/19
DEBUT SOLO ALBUM ‘ANIMAL HEART’ OUT 2/11 VIA THE END RECORDS
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE New York, NY (January 13, 2014) – Nina Persson, iconic songstress from The Cardigans and A Camp, is proud to announce her upcoming solo show at The Mercury Lounge Wednesday, February 19th. This intimate gathering will feature new material off her upcoming solo album ‘Animal Heart’ due February 11th via Brooklyn label The End Records.
Nina Persson @ The Mercury Lounge Wednesday February 19th
217 E Houston Street, New York, NY 10002
Amex Pre-Sale starts Wednesday January 15th at noon
Public On Sale starts Friday January 17th at noon
Nina Persson came to fame with Swedish pop group The Cardigans, known world wide for such hits as ‘Lovefool’ – the group’s first international hit single which topped the #1 Billboard Hot 100 Airplay and #1 Billboard Top 40 Mainstream charts, selling an excess of 2.5 million with overall album sales for the group exceeding 15 million world wide.
She has worked as a solo artist, releasing two albums as A Camp, has appeared on the tribute album to Serge Gainsbourg, worked with Manic Street Preachers (Send Away The Tigers) as well as rock group Sparklehorse‘s collaboration with Danger Mouse (Dark Night of the Soul) and is a member of The Cake Sale Collective.
Through her career Nina has shared the stage with Tom Jones for a unique rendition of ‘Burning Down The House’ and performed ‘Whole Lotta Love’ at Led Zeppelin‘s tribute show for the 2006 ‘Polar Music Prize’. She has enjoyed the spotlight with features in zines such as Pitchfork, The Guardian, Stereogum, Italian Vogue, Elle, The Independent, Time Out London, The New York Times, Billboard and many more.
‘Animal Heart’ Tracklisting
01. Animal Heart
02. Burning Bridges For Fuel
03. Dreaming Of Houses
04. Clip Your Wings
06. Food For The Beast
08. Forgot To Tell You
09. Catch Me Cryin
10. The Grand Destruction Game
11. Silver Like The Moon
12. This Is Heavy Metal