To celebrate the release of their new album, ‘The Fantasy Life of Poetry & Crime,’Peter Doherty & Frédéric Lo will be touring in May with shows in the UK, France, Germany, The Netherlands and Belgium. Tickets go on general sale on Friday 4th February at 10:00am and are available if you preorder the new album now from: https://lnk.fu.ga/thefantasylifeofpoetrycrimeorfrom: https://peterdoherty.seetickets.com/
The dates are:
MAYTHU 5th Paris Le TrianonFRI 6th Cologne Carlswerk VictoriaSAT 7th Berlin MetropolMON 9th Amsterdam Zonnehuis AmsterdamWED 11th Ghent HandelsbeursFRI 13th London KokoSAT 14th Birmingham Town HallMON 16th Liverpool OlympiaWED 18th Aberdeen The Lemon TreeTHU 19th Hull TowerFRI 20th Cambridge Junction
‘The Fantasy Life of Poetry & Crime’ is released through Strap Originals on Friday 18th March andwill be available on Vinyl (in multiple colours), CD, cassette and digital download along with exclusive and signed items from the Official Store https://peterdoherty.tmstor.es/
A new single ‘You Can’t Keep It From Me Forever’ is available now to stream and download, along with previous single ‘The Fantasy Life of Poetry & Crime,’ when you preorder the album from: https://lnk.fu.ga/thefantasylifeofpoetrycrimeWatch the video for ‘You Can’t Keep It From Me Forever,’here:https://youtu.be/oFV6GhS_zjY
Written and produced by Frédéric Lo ‘The Fantasy Life of Poetry & Crime’ wasrecorded at Cateuil in Étretat (Normandy) and Studio Water Music in Paris and mixed by François Delabrière at Studio Moderne, Paris. All words are by Peter Doherty and music by Frédéric Lo.
Frédéric Lo is a French musician, musical director, composer, arranger, music producer and singer-songwriter. Living in Paris, Lo is most notably known for his work in duet with Daniel Darc and for his work with Pony Pony Run Run, Stephan Eicher , Maxime Le Forestier , Christophe Honoré and Alex Beaupain.
‘The Fantasy Life of Poetry & Crime’ is another beguiling left turn by one of our most prolific artists, Peter Doherty. Peter’s deft lyricism combined with Frederick’s delicious francophone musical arrangements is a marriage made in heaven.
Peter Doherty has released nine albums: three with The Libertines – ‘Up The Bracket’ (2002), ‘The Libertines'(2004) & ‘Anthems For Doomed Youth'(2015); three with Babyshambles ‘Down In Albion’ (2005), ‘Shotters Nation’ (2007) & ‘Sequel To The Prequel'(2013); two solo albums ‘Grace/Wastelands’ (2009) &’Hamburg Demonstrations'(2017); and one as Peter Doherty & The Puta Madres (2019).