Kurt Vile and the Violators added to Bristol Skyline Series lineup

Kurt Vile and the Violators added to Bristol Skyline Series lineup

Posted on: 10 Jul 2018

American singer-songwriter-producer Kurt Vile is the latest act to be added to Bristol's Skyline Series, taking place throughout the remainder of 2018. Along with his band, The Violators, the former War On Drugs guitarist will be performing live at St Philips Gate on Thursday 8th November, with tickets on sale now via the link below. 



Kurt Vile's 2018 tour dates.

In Bristol for the first time in 2018, the Skyline Series aims to be more than just live music. Each event will feature a unique food village Each event in both cities will feature a unique food village containing an exciting variety of the finest local street food purveyors and innovative pop-up restaurateurs from across the UK.


There will be plenty of full-service draft bars to quench festival thirst which will be complemented by specialist VIP bars featuring local and craft beer, wine, bubbles and creative cocktails for all tastes supplied by local drink artisans and brands.


Vile began his career creating lo-fi home recordings in Philadelphia. Through the duration of his time as a musician, he has released seven solo albums and worked on two full studio albums as the guitarist of The War On Drugs. His most recent release was 2017's Lotta Sea Lice, a collaborative project with singer-songwriter Courtney Barnett.


Kurt Vile and The Violators are joined on the Skyline Series lineup by UB40, Future Islands, The The, Texas and Imelda May, Editors and more. For more information on the lineup and how to get your tickets, check out the Skyline Series Facebook page

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Matt Robson

Having moved to Bristol from Cornwall in 2015, Matt recently completed a degree in Journalism at UWE. He is keen on a wide variety of musical genres, as well as taking an interest in art and illustration, producing his own work in his spare time. Matt makes the most of Bristol's diverse nightlife and attends live music and club nights regularly. Get in touch via email at matt@365bristol.com.