Music-News.com caught up with New Model Army front man - Justin Sullivan - just before they took to the stage at The Forum in London on December 15th 2016. Click above or below for the full uncut interview.
New Model Army’s thrilling new album ‘Winter” has become the band’s highest charting album in 23 years across Europe. The album which was released in September reached 20 in Germany, 25 in the UK and was top 50 in Austria and Switzerland.
Reactions to the album from the media further highlights that New Model Army, 36 years into their career, are enjoying a creative renaissance as they head out on part one of a headline European tour.
New Model Army have also recently collaborated with New York City based artist Matt Huynh to create a graphic novel (see attached) to accompany three songs from “Winter.” Earlier this year Matt was awarded the World Illustration Award in the Editorial Professional category. Also nominated for Australian of the Year, appointed ambassador for New Beginnings Refugee Arts Festival on World Refugee Day, and awarded a special commendation by the United Nations Media Peace Awards.
His 60 page graphic novel collaboration with New Model Army will be available on the forthcoming New Model Army European tour. On the UK shows (below) the band will be supported by Mad Dog Mcrea.
New Model Army dates:
16 Dec Paris (FR) SOLD OUT!!! 17 Dec Köln (DE) 18 Dec Amsterdam (NL)
02 Mar Lille (FR) 03 Mar Rennes (FR) 04 Mar Vaureal (FR) 05 Mar Lyon (FR) 07 Mar Lausanne (CH) 08 Mar Pratteln (CH) 09 Mar Vienna (AT) 10 Mar Budapest (HU) 11 Mar Wörgl (AT) 12 Mar Regensburg (DE) 14 Mar Augsburg (DE) 15 Mar Ravensburg (DE) 16 Mar Karlsruhe (DE) 17 Mar Aschaffenburg 18 Mar TBC 19 Mar Bielefeld (DE) 21 Mar Rostock (DE) 22 Mar Stockholm (SE) 23 Mar Göteborg (SE) 24 Mar Oslo (NO) 25 Mar Malmö (SE) 26 Mar Kiel (DE) 28 Mar Bremen (DE) 29 Mar TBC 30 Mar TBC 31 Mar Norwich (UK)
01 April Bilston (UK) 02 April Northampton (UK) 04 April Glasgow (UK) 05 April Newcastle (UK) 06 April Sheffield (UK) 07 April Southampton (UK) 08 April Durbuy Rock Festival (BE)
27 May Bearded Theory (UK) 27 Aug New Day Festival (UK)