Joy Formidable Sift Through Emotions in 'Silent Treatment' – Premiere

Rolling Stone

With a new four-song EP, Silent Treatment, out tomorrow, the Joy Formidable return with a new black-and-white video for "Silent Treatment." Directed by duo ArchEnemies, the video features an emotional performance by lead singer Ritzy Bryan, who called the song "a very personal and emotive moment." She continued, "It's a track about coming to terms with a relationship that's totally broken down; the hurt, the regret but also the unburdening that comes with accepting a loss." 

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The EP also features a William Orbit mix of "Silent Treatment," along with a live version of "Tendons" recorded in London, and the previously unreleased track "All This Promise," from the sessions that yielded the band's most recent album, Wolf's Law.

Up next for the Welsh trio is a tour with Passion Pit that travels from coast to coast.

9/02 Seattle, WA – Bumbershoot Music Festival
9/05 Portland, OR – MusicFestNW
9/29 Charlottesville, VA – nTelos Wireless Pavilion
10/01 Asheville, NC – Orange Peel
10/02 Winston Salem, NC – Ziggy’s (Outdoor Stage)
10/03 Birmingham, AL – Iron City
10/07 Wilmington, NC – Greenfield Amphitheater
10/08 Myrtle Beach, SC – House of Blues
10/10 Atlanta, GA – Masquerade Music Park
10/11 New Orleans, LA – Civic Theater
10/15 Denver, CO – First Bank Arena
10/16 Salt Lake City, UT – The Complex
10/18 Spokane, WA – Knitting Factory
10/21 Sacramento, CA – Sleep Train Amphitheatre
10/22 San Diego, CA – SDSU Open Air Theatre
10/25 Los Angeles, CA – Greek Theater
10/26 Santa Barbara, CA – Santa Barbara Bowl
10/27 Las Vegas, NV – Life Is Beautiful Festival
10/29 Kansas City, MO – The Midland
10/31 Fairfax, VA – Patriot Center
11/01 Atlantic City, NJ – House of Blues
11/03 Norfolk, VA – Norva
11/08 St. Augustine, FL – St. Augustine Amphitheatre
11/09 Tampa, FL – Coastline Festival, Live Nation Amphitheatre
11/10 West Palm Beach, FL – Coastline Festival, Cruzan Amphitheatre

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