Dead Can Dance announce title of forthcoming LP

Goth heroes of yore, Dead Can Dance, have announced the name of their forthcoming August 9 LP as Anastasis. Members Lisa Gerrard and Brendan Perry divulged that the title means ‘rebirth’ or ‘resurrection’ in Greek, and that it serves as an apt title for their first new record in more than 16 years.

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Dead Can Dance 2012 World Tour
08-09  Vancouver, British Columbia – Orpheum
08-10  Seattle, WA – Marymoor Amphitheater
08-12  Berkeley, CA – Greek Theater
08-14  Los Angeles, CA – Gibson Amphitheater
08-15  San Diego, CA – Humphrey’s
08-17  Salt Lake City, UT – Red Butte Garden
08-19  Denver, CO – Temple Hoyle Buell Theater
08-21  Chicago, IL – Pritzker Pavilion at Millennium Park
08-23  Toronto, Ontario – Sony Center for the Performing Arts
08-24  Montreal, Quebec – Bell Centre
08-26  Philadelphia, PA – Verizon Hall
08-27  Vienna, VA – Filene Center/Wolftap
08-29-30  New York, NY – Beacon Theater
09-01  Durham, NC – Durham Performing Arts Center
09-04  Nashville, TN – Ryman Auditorium
09-05  Atlanta, GA – Cobb Performing Arts Center
09-07  Austin, TX – Austin City Limits at Moody Theater
09-15  Beirut, Lebanon – Zouk Amphitheatre
09-19  Istanbul, Turkey – HCTAT
09-21  Thessaloniki, Greece – Earth Theatre
09-23  Athens, Greece – Lycabetus Theatre
09-25  Utrecht, Holland – MCV
09-27  Paris, France – Grand Rex
09-29  Brussels, Belgium – Cirque Royal
10-01  Frankfurt, Germany – Alte Oper
10-03  Berlin, Germany – Tempodrom
10-05  Hamburg, Germany – CCH
10-07  Munich, Germany – Philharmonie
10-08  Cologne, Germany – Philharmonie
10-10  Prague, Czech Republic – KCP
10-12  St. Petersburg, Russia – Ice Palace
10-13  Moscow, Russia – Crocus City Hall
10-15  Warsaw, Poland – Sala Kongresowa
10-17  Budapest, Hungary – Papp Laszlo Arena
10-19  Milan, Italy – Teatro Degli Arcimboldi
10-20  Geneva, Switzerland – Batiment Des Forces Motrices
10-22  Barcelona, Spain – Auditori
10-24  Porto, Portugal – Casa Da Musica
10-26  London, England – Royal Albert Hall
10-28  Dublin, Ireland – Grand Canal Theatre

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