Biffy Clyro: MTV Unplugged Air Date, Album Release Date & Tour Revealed!
Plus get your first look at the show with a watch of their performance of ‘Many Of Horror’…
If you’ve been waiting patiently for Biffy Clyro’s MTV Unplugged session, it’s so very nearly yours to own!
Recorded at London’s Roundhouse during MTV Music Week last November, Simon, James and Ben performed a spine-tingling set of entirely reversioned tracks from their back catalogue for the first time in front of a very lucky audience. Now you can be part of the magic too when the show airs on Friday 25th May at 9pm on MTV (Sky 126 / Virgin 134).
WATCH BIFFY’S UNPLUGGED VERSION OF ‘MANY OF HORROR’ HERE:
Following in the footsteps of other influential rock bands and artists who have previously performed Unplugged sessions like Nirvana, Oasis, R.E.M., George Michael and more, Biffy Clyro’s set was rich with Biffy faves including ‘Many Of Horror’, ‘Re-arrange’, ‘The Captain’, ‘Black Chandelier’ and many more.
It also features their stunning cover of the Beach Boys’ classic ‘God Only Knows’ plus a brand new song ‘Different Kind Of Love’.
The album, MTV Unplugged: Live At Roundhouse London, will also be released the same day on digital, CD/DVD and a special vinyl/CD/DVD boxset. Pre-orders are now available here with the new Unplugged version of ‘Many Of Horror’ provided as an instant grat track download.
Everyone who pre-orders the album from the official Biffy Clyro store will subsequently receive a pre-sale code for the band’s MTV Unplugged tour which has also been revealed today and commences in September.
Biffy’s MTV Unplugged tour, will give those fans that couldn’t make the show last year a chance to see the rare, full-length acoustic set in magnificent surroundings. Tickets for the dates listed below will go on general sale from 11th May.
Biffy Clyro MTV Unplugged Tour Dates:
15th – Dublin, The Helix
16th – Belfast, Waterfront
18th – Cardiff, St. David’s Hall
19th – Birmingham, Symphony Hall
21st – Edinburgh, Usher Hall
22nd – Manchester, Manchester Opera House
24th – London, Royal Albert Hall
25th – Paris, Bataclan
27th – Munich, Philharmonie
28th – Berlin, Admiralspalast
29th – Frankfurt, Alte Oper
1st – Milan, Teatro Del Verme
2nd – Zürich, Theatre 11
3rd – Amsterdam, Paradiso
Biffy Clyro: MTV Unplugged Album Track List:
1. ‘The Captain’
4. ‘Drop It’
5. ‘Black Chandelier’
6. ‘Folding Stars’
7. ‘Different Kind Of Love’
9. ‘God Only Knows’
11. ‘Small Wishes’
14. ‘Many of Horror’
In the lead up to Biffy Clyro’s show, on MTV Music we’ll be running an MTV Unplugged Week where we’ll be re-airing a bunch of classic Unplugged sessions including Shawn Mendes, Nirvana, George Michael and more each night at 10pm.
Watch Biffy Clyro: MTV Unplugged Friday 25th May at 9pm on MTV (Sky 126 / Virgin 134).