MORGXN SHARES "VITAL (FROM BEHIND A LOST PIANO)"
In Advance Of Firefly and Lollapalooza This Summer
- Genre : More Music
- Type: News
- Author : Team ARTISTdirect
- Date : Thu, 14 Jun 2018
LA-based artist morgxn has revealed a new stripped, version of his album’s title track called “vital”(from behind a lost piano) here. Last month morgxn released his debut album of the same name via wxnderlost records/Hollywood Records. morgxn will be taking the stage at Firefly this Sunday, June 17th, and Lollapallooza later this summer. In the fall morgxn will join rock trio Dreamers for a 22-date tour. The month-long run starts on September 13th in San Diego and will go through Texas, Florida, visit both East and West coasts, and go via Chicago to end in Kansas on October 10th.
Working with producer Ryan Marrone (M83, Nicki Minaj,) morgxn’s debut album vital features his standout song “home” (over 10MM plays), a Robert Smith-approved cover of The Cure’s “boys don’t cry,” others such as “bruised,” “xx,” “me without you,” “translucent” and “carry the weight” which was recently added to SiriusXM’s Alt Nation.
Leading up to the release of vital, morgxn partnered with Airbnb to host an official album release event, with 100% of the proceeds benefiting the Covenant House, an organization morgxn is passionate about and actively involved with.
morgxn has received praise from a wide variety of publications such asV magazine, Billboard, NYLON, Alternative Press, FLAUNT, Popjusticewith support from radio stations like KCRW and SiriusXM. He has toured with X Ambassadors, Phoebe Ryan, Skylar Grey and Miike Snow. morgxn’s songs have over 13.5MM collective plays and had his music featured onABC, HBO, SHOWTIME, NBC, The CW and USA Networks.
Sun 6.17 - Dover, DE @ Firefly Festival
Fri 8.03 - Chicago, IL @ Park West Lollapalooza aftershow w. Carly Rae Jepsen
Sat 8.04 - Chicago, IL @ Lollapalooza
Thu 9.13 - San Diego, CA @ The Irenic (tickets)
Fri 9.14 - Las Vegas, NV @ Hard Rock / Vinyl (tickets)
Sat 9.15 - Phoenix, AZ @ Crescent Ballroom (tickets)
Mon 9.17 - Dallas, TX @ HOB (tickets)
Tue 9.18 - Austin, TX @ Stubbs Jr (tickets)
Wed 9.19 - Houston, TX @ HOB (tickets)
Fri 9.21 - Orlando, FL @ Will’s Pub (tickets)
Sat 9.22 - Jacksonville, FL @ Jack Rabbits (tickets)