Just in time for the release of their fabulous new album,The Besnard Lakes Are The Dark Horse, The Besnard Lakes are playing a number of shows throughout Quebec with Patrick Watson and on March 6th, they will celebrate the release of their album, in their home town of Montreal.
The Besnard Lakes Are The Dark Horse will be released on the Outside Music Label on February 20th. The buzz around the album has quickly been growing, already called "an early contender for the best of '07" by Toronto's NOW Magazine, anticipation is high. MOJO has given it a four-star review, saying, "Beneath a recurrent lyrical theme of political (and emotional?) espionage, rhythms totter and wobble as melodies float like specs of dust caught in a beam of projector light."
Tell me that's not intriguing!
Here are the dates:
February 21 - Quebec City - Petit Champlain (opening for Patrick Watson)
February 22 - Rimouski - Sens Unique (opening for Patrick Watson)
February 23 - Sherbrooke - Theatre le Granada (opening for Patrick Watson)
March 6 - Montreal - Club Lambi (CD Release Party!)