Alvvays have made their debut on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon this week (January 10) – you can watch the moment below.
The band performed ‘Belinda Says’ from their latest album ‘Blue Rev‘, ahead of their US tour in March.
The song, which is a homage to eighties singer Belinda Carlisle’s hit song, ‘Heaven Is A Place On Earth’, was performed with a string section on the show.
Later, Carlisle tweeted about the performance saying she had “no idea” about the song before their appearance on the show.
The musician tweeted: “First of all I [love] the song and I had no idea about this! This is awesome and I’m so flattered @alvvaysband.”
You can watch the performance and see Carlisle’s tweet below:
— Belinda Carlisle (@belindacarlisle) January 12, 2023
Alvvays kick off a UK and European tour following their US stint this summer. You can buy tickets for the events here and check out all the dates below:
Alvvays UK and European tour dates:
24 – London, UK @ O2 Kentish Town Forum
27 – Bristol, UK @ Dot To Dot Festival
28 – Nottingham, UK @ Dot To Dot Festival
30 – Manchester, UK @ New Century
31 – Glasgow, UK @ Galvanizers
02 – Barcelona, Spain @ Primavera Sound
04 – Paris, France @ Trabendo
05 – Brussels, Belgium @ Botanique
06 – Berlin, Germany @ Astra Kulturhaus
09 – Madrid, Spain @ Primavera Sound
In a four-star review of Alvvays’ third album, NME‘s Will Richards wrote: “[The album] stands as an ode to continuing to evolve despite obstacles, slowly honing and tweaking your craft, and keeping on moving. It’s another total delight from the Canadians.”
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