Mercury Rev to play ‘Deserter’s Songs’ in London – ticket details

New Yorkers join Flaming Lips and Deerhoof on Don't Look Back line-up

Mercury Rev will perform their classic 1998 album ‘Deserter’s Songs’ in full in London next year.

The show, set for May 21 at Camden‘s Roundhouse, is part of All Tomorrow’s Parties’ Don’t Look Back season.

The album was crowned NME‘s Album Of The Year in 1998 and contains the singles ‘Delta Sun Bottleneck Stomp’, ‘Goddess On A Hiway’ and ‘Opus 40’.


Mercury Rev‘s gig is the second so far announced as part of Don’t Look Back. Already confirmed are The Flaming Lips, who headline London‘s Alexandra Palace on July 1. They will perform their 1998 album ‘The Soft Bulletin’. Also on the bill that night are Deerhoof, who’ll play their 2004 album ‘Milk Man’, and Dinosaur Jr, who’ll play 1988’s ‘Bug’.

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Tickets go on sale next Tuesday (November 30) at 10am (GMT). To check the availability of Mercury Rev tickets and get all the latest listings, go to NME.COM/TICKETS now, or call 0871 230 1094.