Years & Years Perform Sell-Out Show At Roundhouse
Years & Years brought Palo Santo to the Roundhouse this Tuesday 10th July with an incredible sell-out show in support of their new album ‘Palo Santo’. Part of the band’s ‘Palo Santo Parties’ which has seen them perform in New York, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Berlin and London, the band played to a sell-out home crowd performing tracks from debut album ‘Communion’ and new release ‘Palo Santo’.
Earlier in the day, Olly appeared on ITV’s Lorraine to chat about the new album, the live show and offered advice to children who are struggling with their sexuality based on his own life experiences.
‘Palo Santo’ the album has received rave reviews across the board and a selection of quotes are below:
“Olly Alexander is a pop icon for this generation” Independent 4/5
“Palo Santo is transcendent” Stereogum
“A pure pop bullseye…entirely disarming” Q Magazine 4/5
“It’s brilliant pop music filled with heart, soul, tears and glitter” Time Out 4/5
“A stunning, complete work… an almost unheard of motherlode that sets a new high bar” Dork 6/5
“Sure-footed, supercharged second album for electronic pop trio” Mojo 4/5
“My favourite pop record of the decade” Attitude 5/5
“Olly Alexander is Britain’s most exciting popstar” The Times
“It’s probably not what anyone expects a male pop star to do in 2018. But listening to the astute, convincingly ambitious Palo Santo, you wish more of them would”
The Guardian 4/5