By Mark Whitfield, Americana UK
Canadian band Port Cities are still bathing in the afterglow of November’s Nova Scotia Music Week, where they scooped no less than five awards, including album of the year, digital artist of the year and entertainer of the year. Their new single ‘Back To The Bottom’ (which you can listen to below) is described as “a heart-racing stomper of a track that only partially disguises much deeper emotional undercurrents.” As vocalist Breagh MacKinnon explains, “The song tells the story of a toxic relationship. It’s about being stuck in the cycle of coming back to something or someone that isn’t good for either person; yet you still can’t get out.” It’s almost like he knows me and my cat Gizmo. They drop anchor in the UK for dates in March next year which you can peruse below.
Port Cities 2018 UK Dates
24th March: Newcastle Cluny
25th March: Manchester Castle
26th March: Glasgow King Tuts
27th March: London Slaughtered Lamb
29th March: Bath Chapel Arts Centre
30th March: Hull Kardomah 94
31st March: The Basement, York
Listen to Back To The Bottom here.