Marina to release ‘Love + Fear Acoustic’ later this month

Marina is not entirely done giving back to her patient fans.

On Wednesday (Sept. 4), the Welsh singer unveiled plans to release an acoustic album. Titled LOVE + FEAR ACOUSTIC, the five-song record features new renditions of songs originally featured on her recently released record. The reworked songs are “True,” “Superstar,” “Karma,” “No More Suckers,” and the double album’s lead single “Orange Trees.”

LOVE + FEAR ACOUSTIC is due out Sept. 13 through Neon Gold/Atlantic Records. Pre-orders for the album are currently available here.

The acoustic EP will arrive right before the singer hits the road for her massive North American LOVE + FEAR tour. In February, she announced the fall time itinerary. The upcoming trek kicks off on Sept. 10 at Rebel Toronto in Toronto and concludes a month later on Oct. 9 at the Orpheum Theatre in Vancouver. The full list of tour dates can be found here.

At the time of publication, several shows have been classified as sold out. Those shows include the first stop of the outing in Toronto (Rebel Toronto on Sept. 10), Los Angeles (the Greek Theatre on Oct. 4), San Francisco (The Masonic on Oct. 5), and Seattle (Paramount Theatre on Oct. 8).

Support will come from Daya (Sept. 10-18), LPX (Sept. 20-24), Broods (Sept. 26th-Oct. 1), and Allie X (Oct. 4-9).

LOVE + FEAR is the much-anticipated follow-up to Marina’s 2015 release, FROOT.

Earlier this week, Marina took the stage on ABC’s Jimmy Kimmel Live! During her performance, she serenaded the audience to “Karma.” Watch Marina’s performance above.

Marina to release ‘LOVE+FEAR’ in the spring, embark on North American tour

A week after sharing her first new song in four years, Marina Diamandis has returned with a slew of good news for her fans. On Thursday (Feb. 14), the Welsh singer —now going by Marina— announced the upcoming release of her fourth studio album.

Dubbed LOVE+FEAR, the forthcoming studio effort is due out April 26 through Atlantic Records. LOVE+FEAR is the follow-up to 2015’s FROOT. Pre-orders for the album are currently available here.

According to a statement on behalf of the musician, LOVE+FEAR is split into two eight-song collections. The LOVE portion of the collection is described as “filled with a longing to enjoy life and a desire to unite and empower” while the FEAR collection “delve[s] into matters of purpose and insecurity, also touching on conversations surrounding gender inequality and more broadly, the abuse of power.”

The impending album found Marina recording the 16 tracks over the course of two years in places such as Sweden, London, and Los Angeles.

In support of LOVE+FEAR, Marina also unveiled a slew of tour dates for 2019. The first tour will find the singer performing across the United Kingdom throughout the months of April and May. After taking some time off, she will make her way across the pond for the North American leg of the LOVE+FEAR tour.

The U.K. leg of the LOVE+FEAR tour begins on April 29 at the O2 Academy in Newcastle and concludes a couple of weeks later on May 10 at the Manchester Apollo in Manchester.

Following a few months off the road, Marina will travel to North America for her United States and Canadian-centric jaunt. That portion of the tour begins on Sept. 10 at Rebel Toronto and concludes a month later on Oct. 9 at the Orpheum Theatre in Vancouver.

Pre-sale tickets go on sale this Monday, Feb. 18, at noon local time. General ticket sales begin next Friday, Feb. 22, at 10 a.m. local time. The full list of upcoming tour dates can be found below.


April 29 – Newcastle, UK – Newcastle Academy
April 30 – Glasgow, UK – Academy Glasgow
May 03 – London, UK – Royal Albert Hall
May 07 – Bournemouth, UK – Academy Bournemouth
May 09 – Birmingham, UK – Birmingham Academy
May 10 – Manchester, UK – Manchester Apollo

Sept. 10 – Toronto, ON – Rebel Toronto
Sept. 11 – Montréal, QC – MTelus Montréal
Sept. 14 – Philadelphia, PA – The Met Philadelphia
Sept. 16 – New York City, NY – Central Park Summerstage
Sept. 18 – Washington DC – The Anthem
Sept. 20 – Nashville, TN – Ryman Auditorium
Sept. 21 – Atlanta, GA – Coca–Cola Roxy
Sept. 23 – Chicago, IL – Aragon Ballroom
Sept. 24 – Minneapolis, MN – Orpheum Theatre
Sept. 26 – Houston, TX – Revention Music Center
Sept. 27 – Dallas, TX – The Bomb Factory
Sept. 28 – Austin, TX – Austin City Limits
Oct. 1 – Salt Lake City, UT – The Union Event Center
Oct. 4 – Los Angeles, CA – Greek Theatre
Oct. 5 – San Francisco, CA – The Masonic
Oct. 7 – Portland, OR – Arlene Schnitzer Hall
Oct. 8 – Seattle, WA – Paramount Theatre
Oct. 9 – Vancouver, BC – Orpheum Theatre