“Formaldehyde” is the new single from Editors fourth studio album “The Weight Of Your Love”. The video was directed by Ben Wheatley, the award winning director of “Kill List”, “Sightseers” and, most recently, “A Field in England”. “Formaldehyde” marks Wheatley’s first music video. It was shot in Almeria, Southern Spain, to a script created and overseen by Wheatley that features his trademark blend of horror, suspense and surrealism in a homage to the great Spaghetti Westerns of the 60’s and in his words ‘a modern version of Jodorosky’s El Topo’, using the same film sets as those once occupied by Leone and Eastwood.

Editors are currently on a massive European tour to promote “The Weight Of Your Love”. The tour dates are…

Fri 9 Aug – Taubertal Festival, Rothenburg Ob Der Tauber
Sat 10 Aug – Sziget, Budapest
Sun 11 Aug – Ypsigrock Festival, Castelbuono
Thu 15 Aug – Open Air Gampel, Gampel
Sat 17 Aug – Lowlands Festival, Biddinghuizen
Fri 23 Aug – Leeds Festival, Leeds
Sat 24 Aug – The Picture House, Edinburgh
Sun 25 Aug – Reading Festival, Reading
Thu 29 Aug – A2, St. Petersburg
Sat 31 Aug – Red Rocks, Novgorog

Sun 1 Sep – Scheme Hall, Moscow
Thu 26 Sep – Vega, Copenhagen
Fri 27 Sep – Betong, Oslo
Sat 28 Sep – Debaser Medis, Stockholm
Mon 30 Sep – The Circus, Helsinki

Tue 1 Oct – Palladium, Riga
Wed 2 Oct – Loftas Club, Vilnius
Thu 3 Oct – International Fair, Poznan
Sat 5 Oct – Westend Festival (Visions Party), Dortmund
Sun 6 Oct – Lucerna Music Bar, Prague
Mon 7 Oct – Zenith, Munich
Tue 8 Oct – Gasometer, Vienna
Thu 10 Oct – Discoteca Alcatraz, Milano
Mon 14 Oct – La Riviera, Madrid
Tue 15 Oct – Coliseum, Porto, Portugal
Wed 16 Oct – Coliseum, Lisbon, Portugal
Fri 18 Oct – BUM 2013, Murcia
Sat 19 Oct – Sala Razzmatazz, Barcelona
Mon 21 Oct – Trianon, Paris
Tue 22 Oct – Rockhal, Luxembourg
Thu 24 Oct – Ziggo Dome, Amsterdam
Fri 25 Oct – Docks, Hamburg
Sat 26 Oct – Columbiahalle, Berlin
Mon 28 Oct – Stodola, Warsaw
Tue 29 Oct – New Bath Theatre, Krakow
Wed 30 Oct – Aunsee, Leipzig

Fri 1 Nov – Schlachthof, Wiesbaden
Sat 2 Nov – Sportpaleis, Antwerp
Sun 3 Nov – E-Werk, Cologne
Tue 19 Nov – Mandela Hall, Belfast
Wed 20 Nov – Olympia Theatre, Dublin

 

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