Bon Iver

+ Aaron Dessner's Big 37d03d Machine

MONDAY 25TH OCTOBER 2021

Doors 6.30pm

Original date 1st May 2020 & 15th Jan 2021

February in West Texas. The light low and the days still warm and sweet. The air bright with red-tailed hawk and blue bunting, with the shink and rattle of the green jay. On a pecan ranch east of El Paso, its orchards running down to the Mexican border and the waters of the Rio Grande, a thrum of activity — song, saxophone, dancers, drums, guitar, synths; the sound of something taking shape. Here, 1500 miles from Wisconsin, from where this all began, a new season.

When Bon Iver released For Emma, Forever Ago in early 2008 it introduced Justin Vernon as one of the most gifted songwriters of his generation and revealed a sound that was distinct — tethered to time and to place, to a season of contemplation and the crisp, heart-strung isolation of a northern Winter. Its successor, the self-titled Bon Iver, Bon Iver, brought something more frenetic, the rise and whirr of burgeoning Spring, of hope and sap and movement. In 2016’s 22, A Million, Vernon came to see something different again: “it was,” he says, “our crazy energy Summer record.” The band’s fourth album, i,i, completes this cycle: a Fall record, Vernon says, autumn-coloured, ruminative, steeped.

“It feels very much like the most adult record, the most complete,” says Bon Iver’s Justin Vernon. “It feels like when you get through all this life, when the sun starts to set, and what happens is you start gaining perspective. And then you can put that perspective into more honest, generous work.”

The core band for the i,i sessions included Sean Carey, Andrew Fitzpatrick, Mike Lewis, Matt McCaughan, and Justin Vernon with Rob Moose and Jenn Wasner, plus contributions from James Blake, BJ Burton, Brad andPhil Cook, Aaron and Bryce Dessner, Trever Hagen, Zach Hanson, Bruce Hornsby, Channy Leaneagh, Rob Moose, Naeem, Velvet Negroni, Buddy Ross, Marta Salogni, Francis Starlite, Moses Sumney, and the members of TU Dance.

When sessions for i,i moved from April Base to Sonic Ranch, Bon Iver took full advantage of the facility, sometimes utilizing all five of the studio’s live rooms simultaneously. “It allowed us to feel confident and comfortable, to be completely free of distraction,” says Vernon of the move. “I don’t think I left the property in six weeks. And in many ways the story of the album is the story of those six weeks rather than the almost six years of some of the songs.”

The tenure at Sonic Ranch brought Vernon to a calmed creative state that he channeled into the heart of each song. Freed from the vocal distortion that once mirrored a period of fear and panic, he sings about the balance between the individual and the community, inspiration and creation. Vernon adds, “The title of the record can mean whatever it means to you or me. It can mean deciphering and bolstering one’s identity. It can be how important the self is and how unimportant the self is, how we’re all connected.”





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Venue Details

Regular Music Presents.......

SUN 30 MAY 2021
Roachford
Liquid Room , EdinburghDoors 7pm £20.00
MON 31 MAY 2021
Andrew Roachford
Plus special guests
Oran Mor, Glasgow19.00£20.00
TUE 1 JUN 2021
Andrew Roachford
Plus special guests
Oran Mor, Glasgow19.00£23.00
THU 10 JUN 2021
Jimmy Webb 'An Evening With'
No Support
The Queen's Hall, EdinburghDoors 7pm£26.50
TUE 15 JUN 2021
Wade Bowen
Oran Mor, GlasgowDoors 7pmcancelled
WED 23 JUN 2021
The Isley Brothers
You make me wanna shout!
Glasgow Royal Concert Hall, GlasgowDoors 7.00pm£60/£52.50
SUN 5 SEP 2021
Richard Marx
( A solo Night ) No Support
The Queen's Hall, EdinburghDoors 7pm£32.50
THU 9 SEP 2021
John Grant
Full Band Show
Barrowland, GlasgowDoors 7pm£30.00
WED 22 SEP 2021
Loudon Wainwright III
Suzy Roche, Lucy Wainwright Roche
Glasgow Royal Concert Hall, GlasgowDoors 7.00pm£28.50
FRI 24 SEP 2021
Robert Jon & The Wreck
Voodoo Rooms, EdinburghDoors 7.30pm £15.00
MON 27 SEP 2021
John Smith
Plus special guests
Stereo.., GlasgowDoors 7.00pm£16.00
SAT 2 OCT 2021
Hue & Cry
Full Band Show
Theatre Royal, GlasgowDoors 7.00pm£34/£39
TUE 5 OCT 2021
Thea Gilmore
Oran Mor, GlasgowDoors 7pm£20.00
SAT 9 OCT 2021
Al Stewart
Greatest Hits Live With his band The Empty Pockets
The Queen's Hall, EdinburghDoors 6.30pm£27.50
BRIDEAR
+ Support
Nice N Sleazy, GlasgowDoors 7pm£25.00
TUE 12 OCT 2021
Laura Veirs
Plus special guests
Stereo.., GlasgowDoors 7.00pm £21.50
Belinda Carlisle
Usher Hall, EdinburghDoors 7pm £32.50
Amber Run
Oran Mor, GlasgowDoors 7pm£15.00
WED 13 OCT 2021
Scott Matthews
Oran Mor, GlasgowDoors 7pm£17.50
Laura Veirs
Summerhall, EdinburghDoors 7pm £21.50
THU 14 OCT 2021
Scott Matthews
Voodoo Rooms, EdinburghDoors 7pm£17.50
SAT 16 OCT 2021
Graham Gouldman of 10CC & Heart full of Songs
Pleasance Theatre, EdinburghDoors 7pm£26.50
SUN 17 OCT 2021
Goan Dogs
Plus special guests
Poetry Club, SWG3, GlasgowDoors 7.00pm£7.00
SAT 23 OCT 2021
Billy Bragg
plus special guests
Barrowland, Glasgow7.00 p.m.£27.50
MON 25 OCT 2021
Bon Iver
+ Aaron Dessner's Big 37d03d Machine
The SSE Hydro, GlasgowDoors 6.30pm£Various
TUE 2 NOV 2021
Tanya Tucker
Plus special guests
Glasgow Royal Concert Hall, GlasgowDoors 7:00pm£35 / £37.50
SUN 7 NOV 2021
Mogwai
Plus special guests
Glasgow Royal Concert Hall, GlasgowDoors 7.00pmSOLD OUT
MON 8 NOV 2021
An Evening with The Average White Band
'Person to Person Tour - Playing the Average White Band Album in its Entirety and Much More'
Glasgow Royal Concert Hall, GlasgowDoors 7.00pm£27.50
WED 10 NOV 2021
Hayseed Dixie
Liquid Room , EdinburghDoors 7pm18.50
Average White Band
Usher Hall, EdinburghDoors 7pm£28.50
THU 11 NOV 2021
Hayseed Dixie
plus special guests
Saint Luke's, GlasgowDoors 7.00pm£18.50