Music | Cult of Luna on the European tour Somewhere Along the Highway Tour

By on December 4, 2015

Next year is it ten years since Cult of Luna released the classic and award-winning album “Somewhere Along the Highway.” It celebrates the acclaimed live band with a unique European tour where they play the disc in its entirety, mixed with old and new songs. On the tour makes Cult of Luna two exclusive Sweden shows as Somewhere Along the Highway Tour” comes to Pustervik in Gothenburg on 12 May and Cirkus in Stockholm on May 15. Tickets go on sale tomorrow at 09:00.

Post-rock band Cult of Lunas Somewhere Along the Highway” is a groundbreaking album that was released in 2006. It was placed on the top lists of the year’s best album, hailed in the media and also won the P3 Gold for Best Rock / Metal. Cult of Lunas based their upcoming European tour on the album that meant so much to both the band and its fans.

As a fan, I love when bands play discs straight through. We constantly hear how much the disc has meant to the people and that was what decided that we would do Somewhere Along the Highway Tour”. But above all means the disc very much to us, says Johannes Persson, lead singer and guitarist in the Cult of Lunas.

Cult of Luna is a recognized skilled live band whose concerts described as “achingly beautiful, Cult of Luna are worthy of devotion(Kerrang), “A magnificent live epics(Gaffa) and A powerful experience(Västerbotten Kuriren). On “Somewhere Along the Highway Tour “ the band will besides the album in its entirety, even give the audience some unexpected elements.

We will not save on the gunpowder. Our sound engineers are looking forward to this and have already started coming up with ideas. We will run both old and new songs, some of which we probably have not played in a while, says Johannes Persson.

Cult of Luna’s European tour starts in Glasgow, April 9, 2016 and continue thereafter to including London, Paris, Oslo and Copenhagen. Sweden premiere takes place in Gothenburg on May 12.

Dates in Sweden Cult of Luna Somewhere Along the Highway Tour”
May 12 – Gothenburg, Pustervik
May 15 Stockholm, Cirkus

Culture & Music