Moderat Releases “Bad Kingdom” Music Video And Announce Tour Dates

    The synthesis of experimental bass-y techno duo, Modeselektor, and electronic musician turned singer/songwriter, Apparat, Moderat synergizes the club beat with pop anthem. The veterans of Berlin music scene premiered their 10″ single,”Bad Kingdom”, along with an animated music video by Pfadfinderei. May make you think of Thom Yorke’s projects, but Moderat is the culmination of a 12-year old relationship, where each half is a perfect reflection of the other.

    “Bad Kingdom” limited 10″ available via Monkeytown Records or at Moderat’s merch table during their tour (dates below), and digitally via iTunes (in select countries). The supergroup’s second album, Moderat II, is available August 2 digitally and August 6 physically through Mute.

    Tour Dates

    08-02 London, England – Eastern Electrics Festival

    08-03 Crimea, Ukraine – Kazantip

    08-09 Helsinki, Finland – Flow Festival

    08-10 Saalburg, Germany – SonneMondSterne

    08-11 Hamburg, Germany – Kamnagel

    08-17 Amsterdam, The Netherlands – Lowlands

    08-24 Katowice, Poland – Nowa Muzika Festival

    08-28 Seattle, WA – Neptune Theater

    08-29 Los Angeles, CA – Club Nokia

    08-31 New York, NY – Electric Zoo

    09-01 Montreal, Quebec – Societe Des Arts Technologies

    09-11 Vienna, Austria – Arena

    09-12 Amarin, Croatia – Unknown Festival

    09-13 Milan, Italy – Magazzini Generali

    09-19 Erfurt, Germany – Stadtgarten

    09-20 Wiesbaden, Germany – Schlachthof

    09-21 Koln, Germany – E-Werk

    09-23 Zurich, Switzerland – Komplex457

    09-25 Fribourg, Switzerland – Fri-Son

    09-26 Lyon, France – Le Transbordeur

    09-27 Marseille, France – Marsatac Festival

    09-28 Brussels, Belgium – Bozar

    09-29 Berlin, Germany – Columbiahalle

    10-10 Edinburgh, Scotland – Picture House

    10-12 Bristol, England – Colston Hall

    10-17 Amsterdam, The Netherlands – Paradiso/ADE

    10-19 Copenhagen, Denmark – Studio 1

    11-09 Torino, Italy – Club To Club

     

    [Pitchfork]