Highasakite to release "Hiroshima" + Tour

Written by Josh Snider

Highasakite Announce US Tour with London Grammar

Debut New Track 'Hiroshima' with Noisey

Full-length album Silent Treatment out April 8

Norwegian quintet Highasakite are gearing up for their return to the states for performances at SXSW and a tour out to the west coast with UK-based indie pop trio London Grammar (see dates below). To celebrate the upcoming events, the band has released new track 'Hiroshima' off their forthcoming full-length debut, Silent Treatment, out April 8th in the US and recently #1 in Norway. Listen to the track now at Noisey! Silent Treatment is available for pre-order at Amazon or iTunes.

This new track follows the first single, 'Since Last Wednesday,' which the band performed live recently at the Norwegian Grammys, 'Iran' that premiered at SPIN and 'Leaving No Traces' that premiered at Gigwise. Earning "best new band" accolades from Pitchfork, NME, Paste, and even Justin Vernon (Bon Iver) at Oslo, Norway's Øya Festival in 2012, Ingrid Helene Håvik (zither, steel drum, vocal), Trond Bersu (drums), Øystein Skar (synths), Marte Eberson (synths), and Kristoffer Lo (guitar) released their debut EP, In and out of weeks, this past spring, receiving high praise from SPIN, NYLON, Paper, Interview, BrooklynVegan, MTV, Teen Vogue, and many more.

Silent Treatment Tracklisting
1. Lover, Where Do You Live?
2. Since Last Wednesday
3. Leaving No Traces
4. Hiroshima
5. My Only Crime
6. I, The Hand Grenade
7. Darth Vader
8. Iran
9. The Man On The Ferry
10. Science & Blood Tests

Highasakite On Tour
3.11 | SXSW - Audiofemme Party @ Parish Underground 5:45PM
3.14 | SXSW - Icenhauers (Official Show) 1AM
3.14 | SXSW - Red Transit Showcase @ Hi Hat Public House 1PM-1:30PM
3.14 | SXSW - International Day Stage @ ACC Ballroom 4PM
3.15 | SXSW - Øya & Filter Showcase @ Cedar Street Courtyard 11:40AM
3.17 | Houston, TX | Fitzgerald Upstairs
3.18 | Dallas, TX | Grananda Theater

3.21 | Phoenix, AZ | The Crescent Ballroom
3.22 | Las Vegas, NV | Vinyl, Hard Rock Hotel & Casino

3.23 | San Diego, CA | House of Blues
3.25 | Los Angeles, CA | El Rey Theatre

3.27 | San Francisco, CA | The Independent
3.28 | Portland, OR | Wonder Ballroom

3.29 | Seattle, WA | Neumos Crystal Ball Reading Room

with London Grammar

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