Tour Dates



Great Avant-Pop Combo Emerges In Its Third Decade 
For First Tour 
One of New York’s hardiest and most creative rock and roll 
bands, The Scene Is Now, which celebrated twenty years 
of uncompromising music-making late last year with the 
release of its seventh full-length album, “Songbirds Lie “, 
is now embarking its very first European tour. New Jersey 
greats YO LA TENGO have been very kind to invite one of 
their favourite bands on their brief European stint.
We are so happy to announce the dates of such a rare & 
unique appearance on the European continent of this l
egendary New York band:  

August 9, Berlin, DE, Columbia Club (w/ Yo La Tengo)
August 10, Hamburg, DE, Fabrik (w/ Yo La Tengo)
August 11, Nijmegen, NL, de Onderbroek

August 13, Bristol, GB, Cube Cinema

August 14, Brighton, GB, Hanbury Ballroom

August 15, Edinburgh, GB, Liquid Rooms (w/ Yo La Tengo)
August 16, London, GB, Koko (w/ Yo La Tengo)
August 17, Amsterdam, NL Paradiso (w/ Yo La Tengo)


The Scene Is Now is:
Chris Nelson, guitar and vocals; Phil Dray, keyboards; 
Steve Levi, cornet; Greg Peterson, guitar; 
Sue Garner, bass; and Robert Dennis, drums.
The group will be playing material from all stages of its 
career on the upcoming tour.


For more info:

Yo La Tengo UK Agent: CODA AGENCY

Yo La Tengo website:


THE SCENE IS NOW headline gig details:


  • Bristol – Saturday 13th August

Promoter: The Cube Cinema

Venue: The Cube Cinema

Address: Dove Street South, Bristol BS2 8JB

Telephone: 0117 907 4190


  • Brighton – Sunday 14th August

Promoter: Be A Ham

Venue: The Hanbury Ballroom

Address: 83 St. George’s Road, Kemp Town, Brighton

Telephone: 01273 605789

Support band: HOMESCIENCE




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