Published May 09, 2012Blending classical music and indie pop, Flotilla left their mark on Canadian music with their debut Disaster Poetry and excellent follow-up One Hundred Words for Water. Now, the band has retired the Flotilla moniker and will continue to release music as Plumes.
With the line-up of singer-songwriter Veronica Charnley, composer Geof Holbrook and harpist Eveline Grégoire-Rousseau still intact, Plumes plan to release their self-titled full-length debut on July 10 via BAM Records.
To coincide with the new record, the group has also announced a number of Canadian tour dates, which are listed below. Scroll past the summer dates and hit play to hear three new songs from Plumes.
6/14 Ottawa, ON - Raw Sugar
6/15 Montreal, QC - Le Cagibi
7/14 Montreal, QC - Christ Church Cathedral
7/18 Fredericton, NB - TBA
7/19 Charlottetown, PEI - Baba's
7/20 Halifax, NS - Peggy Corkum Music Room
7/21 Saint John, NB - TBA
7/25 Montreal, QC - Casa Del Popolo
7/26 Ottawa, ON - TBA
7/27 Guelph, ON - TBA
7/28 Waterloo, ON - Maxwell's Music House
7/29 Toronto, ON - Tranzac
7/31 Hamilton, ON - The Baltimore House
8/1 Wellesley, ON - Elora Centre for the Arts