On Saturday 17th August Pure Love will be playing an intimate gig at The Circle tattoo parlour in London for Converse Get Loud music series. A limited amount of tickets are available for free via www.converse.co.uk
Head over there now to find out more.
This show is going to be very small, very sweaty, and very special.
Pure Love have just announced that they will be playing their first ever US show at St Vitus Bar in Brooklyn on the 28th July.
Tickets on sale now.
New limited edition screenprints available from our webstore!
Get yours now!
Pure Love will play Hit The Deck festival on the 20th and 21st April in Nottingham and Bristol. You can get your tickets here.
We’re pleased to announce that we’re hitting the road in the UK this April with our friends in Don Broco. For more info, head to www.therealpurelove.com/gigs.
Lyrics to "March Of The Pilgrims", track 11 off Anthems.
Lyrics to "Bury My Bones" .
The second track off Anthems.
If you haven't already, pick it up here:
Pure Love's debut album, 'Anthems', is out NOW.
Click here to buy your copy - and check out the lyrics to 'She', below.
'Anthems' is being released worldwide in early February.
Find out what date Pure Love's debut album 'Anthems' will be released in your country by visiting smarturl.it/PureLoveAnthems.
(n.b. The album will be released via iTunes in North America on February 5)
To celebrate the release of debut album 'Anthems', the band will be performing at two in-store gigs and signing copies of the album.
On Monday 4th February at 6 PM, they will perform an acoustic set and signing session at Banquet Records in Kingston. Entry is free, but to receive a guaranteed entry ticket, you can pre-order the album through the Banquet store at banquetrecords.com/purelove. A limited number of non-guaranteed entry wristbands will be available on a first come, first served basis on the day of the event at the store.
Then Tuesday 5th February at 7 PM, they will perform with the full band and sign copies at Rough Trade East at Brick Lane in London. Guarantee entry advance tickets available with album pre-order by clicking here. Wristbands available to first come on the day once again. The band will also be selling CDs at their upcoming UK tour dates, so if you're coming to a show you can pick it up there for £8.
Tune into Kerrang TV tonight (Monday 28th January) at 10 PM to see the world premiere of the director's cut of 'Beach Of Diamonds'. Head to channel 368 on Sky or channel 342 on Virgin and check the normal version below.
The Vestals will join Turbogeist in the support slots for Pure Love's upcoming February 2013 tour. Check out the dates at therealpurelove.com/gigs, including a very special XOYO London gig on February 14 that falls on the one year anniversary of the band's first ever show.
Turbogeist have been confirmed as the support act for Pure Love's upcoming February 2013 tour. Check out therealpurelove.com/gigs for full listings and ticket links
The brand new video for Beach Of Diamonds is now live! To see the amazing new video, click here
Pre-sale tickets for our UK Headline tour are available by clicking here now. Also the official video for Beach Of Diamonds will be available to watch at therealpurelove.com tomorrow morning at 10AM. You can see the trailer below.
Fresh stock has landed in the Pure Love webstore. Click here to check it out and get your hands on a £10 t-shirt.
We are pleased to announce that in February we'll be heading out on the road again to celebrate the release of our debut album "Anthems" (out 4th February). We'll be playing XOYO in London on the 14th February which is the one year anniversary of our first ever show. We're so excited to be sharing it with you all.
Tickets will be on pre-sale with album and ticket bundles from the 5th December and general sale on the 7th December.
Links to follow.
See you there.
Wed 06-Feb-13 MANCHESTER - DEAF INSTITUTE
Thu 07-Feb-13 GLASGOW - KING TUTS
Fri 08-Feb-13 EDINBURGH - ELECTRIC CIRCUS
Sat 09-Feb-13 YORK - DUCHESS
Sun 10-Feb-13 PRESTON - 53 DEGREES
Tue 12-Feb-13 NOTTINGHAM - BODEGA
Wed 13-Feb-13 NORWICH - ARTS CENTRE
Thu 14-Feb-13 LONDON - XOYO
Mon 18-Feb-13 BRIGHTON - HAUNT
Tue 19-Feb-13 SOUTHAMPTON - JOINERS
Wed 20-Feb-13 NEWPORT - LE PUB
Thu 21-Feb-13 BRISTOL - CROFT
Fri 22-Feb-13 BIRMINGHAM - TEMPLE ROOMS
Sat 23-Feb-13 BEDFORD - ESQUIRES
There Goes The Fear: "Pure Love are your new favourite band, and if they’re not... go see them live"
Hit The Floor: "Not often do we find ourselves literally speechless after a live show"
Sonic Shocks: "Pure Love waste no time in proving that not only can they be just as at home in much larger rooms"
Alternative Vision: "[Pure Love] performed really well, both sounding great and doing something different"
Pure Love will be playing an intimate free show at London's The Old Blue Last on Sunday 11 November.
Noisey host this 18+ show from 7:30 PM. No advance tickets are available - just turn up early to get in for free. The Social Club will support.
Address: 38 Great Eastern Street, London, EC2A 3ES
Thank you to all who have come out to the tour already. If you've taken any great photos from our live shows then post them up on our Facebook page and on Twitter with #purelove before 15th November. We’ll re-post the best ones on our Facebook page and our 3 favourites will each win this merch bundle.
The band's cancelled November gigs in Cambridge, Coventry and Tunbridge Wells have now been rescheduled for February 2013 as follows:
01 Feb 2013 - Forum, Tunbridge Wells
02 Feb 2013 - Casbah, Coventry
03 Feb 2013 - Portland Arms, Cambridge
All purchased tickets for the original shows are still valid, and some are still available to buy via www.seetickets.com
Unfortunately, due to Pulled Apart By Horses cancelling their November tour (see here: http://www.pulledapartbyhorses.com/blog/uk-november-tour-cancelled/), Pure Love have changed their tour routing. Their headline run will now run till 31st October and then they will head out as support to Lostprophets from the 1st November. Due to this, they unfortunately have to cancel three headline dates at Tunbridge Wells, Coventry and Cambridge. These dates will be rescheduled so all tickets will still be valid or contact your ticket vendor for a refund.
Please see http://therealpurelove.com/gigs
1. She (Makes The Devil Run Through Me)
2. Bury My Bones
3. The Hits
5. Beach Of Diamonds
6. Handsome Devils Club
7. Heavy Kind Of Chain
8. Burning Love
9. Scared To Death
10. Riot Song
11. March of the Pilgrims
We regret to announce that Pulled Apart By Horses' November tour has been cancelled, meaning that Pure Love will no longer be playing these dates.
Please click here to read a statement from PABH and to find out about refunds.
There are only a few tickets left to the tour at the end of the month available here
Pure Love's anthemic new single Riot Song is out now at all good retailers. Click here to get your copy via iTunes.
Scholars and The Social Club have been confirmed as the support acts for Pure Love's October headline tour.
Click here to see all dates and ticket links for the tour.
The video for the band's new single 'Riot Song' has premiered exclusively on Noisey today. Click here to watch it.
Riot Song made it's radio debut yesterday on BBC Radio 1 as Zane Lowe's 'Hottest Record In The World'
Click here to listen.
This Is Fake DIY spoke to the band after their storming performance at Reading Festival at the weekend. Click here to read what they had to say.
New Pure Love tour dates have been announced as follows:
Thu 25-Oct-12 EXETER - CAVERN
Fri 26-Oct-12 GUILDFORD - BOILER ROOM
Sat 27-Oct-12 CHESTER - COMPASS
Sun 28-Oct-12 SHEFFIELD - LEADMILL
Tues 30-Oct-12 NEWCASTLE - THE CLUNY
Wed 31-Oct-12 LEICESTER - LOCK 42
Thu 02-Nov-12 TUNBRIDGE - WELLS FORUM
Sat 03-Nov-12 COVENTRY - CASBAH
Sun 04-Nov-12 CAMBRIDGE - PORTLAND ARMS
You can find ticket links for these shows at therealpurelove.com/gigs
Check out these photos from the band's debut Reading Festival performance at the weekend.
The band feature on the homepage of NME.com today, as Frank tells them "Pure Love is the band I always wanted to be in".
Click here to read the interview.
Check out some of the picks of the online reviews of Pure Love's recent live shows. Click the website name to read the review
Wales Online "It is not a massive leap of faith to believe that Pure Love could become genuine, bona fide stars"
Beatreview "The set had all the energy of a punk gig"
SoundSphere Mag "Surprising, entertaining and grin-inducingly enjoyable"
Hit The Floor "Their crowd interaction is second to none.... completely impeccable"
'Handsome Devil's Club', the new single from Pure Love, is out today on iTunes. You can download it by clicking here: http://bit.ly/NHMquy
Pure Love are giving away 2 tickets to each of the shows on their forthcoming tour in July through their Facebook page. Head over to www.facebook.com/therealpurelove to see if you can bag yourself some tickets.
Pure Love are pleased to announce two new shows. They will be supporting Paramore at the end of August, playing at the Belsonic Festival in Belfast on 19th Aug, as well as the Edinburgh Corn Exchange on 21st August. For tickets, please visit www.therealpurelove.com/gigs
Check out the full interview in the new issue of This Is Fake DIY.
Read the full interview in the July 4 interview of NME Magazine.
Speaking to NME this week, Frank and Jim exclusively revealed the title of their forthcoming debut album.
It's called 'Anthems', and as Frank told the magazine in their interview: "It's an album full of anthems. It does exactly what it says on the tin."
The full interview can be found in the July 4 issue of NME, and it sees the band discuss the making of the album in Brooklyn, New York with Foo Fighters and Pixies producer Gil Norton. To read the news piece on NME.com, click here.
JUST ANNOUNCED. Pure Love will be going out on their debut headline tour across the UK in July. Tickets are £10 and go on sale on Friday 22nd July at 9AM.
FULL GIG LISTINGS HERE: http://therealpurelove.com/gigs
18th July England, Birmingham, Glee Club
19th July England, Liverpool, Zanzibar
22nd July England, Bath, Moles
23rd July Wales, Cardiff, Clwb Ivor Bach
24th July Wales, Wrexham, Central Station
25th July England, York, Duchess
Pure Love have recently done some live sessions. First up they performed for This Is Fake DIY, playing their track 'Burning Love', as well as a cover of legendary American country songwriter Townes Van Zandt's 'Snake Song'.
They also played a session over at Daytrotter, including their forthcoming single ‘Handsome Devil’s Club’. Be sure to check it out.
Finally, they did an interview for Vice which explains how “Frank Carter Has Nothing But Pure Love...For Cats Not Yoga”. Have a read here.
Pure Love have been announced as the main support act for Biffy Clyro's show at the Swindon Oasis on 8th June.
Pure Love have confirmed they will be playing Dot To Dot Festival, playing Bristol (June 2nd), Nottingham (June 3rd) and Manchester (June 4th). Get your tickets here!
Last night, before PURE LOVE took to the stage at the The Scala, they popped in to chat to Zane Lowe as he played HANDSOME DEVILS CLUB as his Hottest Record In The World. You can listen back here
Today, PURE LOVE are excitied to reveal the video for HANDSOME DEVILS CLUB
Pure Love are pleased to announce they will be supported by Sharks at their headline show at Scala on 29th May 2012.
Pure Love have been announced for the Radio 1/NME stage at Reading and Leeds festivals this year. View the full line ups here:
Pure Love's debut single, "Bury My Bones", is now available to download for free: http://therealpurelove.com/burymybones
Pure Love will be playing at BBK Live in Bilbao on 14th July. Tickets are available here
Pure Love will be playing a show at Scala on May 29th. Tickets are available here now.
Pure Love will playing their first live show at Bush Hall on Tuesday 14th February. Tickets are now sold out.