Robyn and Royksopp have announced an international tour, Do it Again Tour, set to take place starting in June. Together, Robyn and Royksopp have been working on new material which they intend to perform as one act.
Robyn is a Swedish recording artist. Best known for her dance-pop style, Robyn gained mainstream success in 2005 with her album Robyn. In 2009 Robin won a Swedish Grammis Award for Best Live Act in 2008. Since then, Robyn has worked on multiple projects with a wide range of artists. In 2013 she relased a special video project with Snoop Dogg called “U Should Know Better”. In 2013 she was honored with the KTH Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm’s Great Prize for her both her artistic work and her willingness to embrace technology.
Royksopp is a Nowegian electronic duo that formed in 1998. Royksopp released their third studio album, Junior, on March 23, 2009. The album was generally well received. The band was nominated for the Spellemannprisens award and a Grammy. However, this is criticism surrounding the trip hop genre that the band falls under.
Robyn has been featured on past projects with Royksopp. Most notably she was the featured vocalist on the song “The Girl and the Robot” from their third album. More information about the tour can be found on Brooklyn Vegan.
Robyn & Royksopp — 2014 Tour Dates
06-13 Barcelona, Spain – Sonar by Night
06-14 Aarhus, Denmark – Northside Festival
06-26 Seattle, WA – Marymoor Park
06-28 San Francisco, CA – Bill Graham Civic Auditorium
06-29 Los Angeles, CA – Hollywood Bowl
07-17-20 Suffolk, England – Latitude Festival
07-18 Ferropolis, Germany – Melt! Festival
08-07-09 Gothenburg, Sweden – Way Out West
08-08 Oslo, Norway – Øyafestivalen
08-15 Hasselt, Belgium – Pukkelpop
08-20 New York, NY – Pier 97
08-21 Washington, VA – Filene Center at Wolf Trap
08-22 Boston, MA – Blue Hills Bank Pavilion