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Royal Albert Hall Show w/ London Contemporary Orchestra on Nov 18


Hello deers, 
We are pleased to announce that we are performing a very special one-off show on Tuesday, November 18th with the London Contemporary Orchestra at London’s legendary Royal Albert Hall.  We’ll be playing our album ’Tales Of Us’ in full plus other favourites alongside a 20-piece orchestra and choir.

Members of our mailing list, were offering a first chance to nab tickets for this very special evening before anyone else as part of an exclusive fan pre-sale that takes place tomorrow (Weds Aug 27).

The general sale begins on Friday, Aug 29th also at 9am here.

We’ve had an incredible year sharing ‘Tales Of Us’ with you all. We hope you’ll join us at the Royal Albert Hall to celebrate our final show of the year. X!



We’re excited to share the details of a very special Deluxe Edition of our Tales Of Us album, which will be released digitally on 30 June worldwide and 8 July in the US. You can pre-order the deluxe album on iTunes here.

The Tales Of Us Deluxe Edition features the original Tales Of Us album, plus the live audio from our recent worldwide cinema event, Live from Air Studios. This was recorded at the iconic Air Studios in London and features some of our favourite tracks including Clowns, Train, Utopia, Strict Machine and Lovely Head plus live versions ofClay, Alvar and Thea from our latest album.

Also featured on the Deluxe Edition are the films for five of the individual stories featured on the album, directed by Lisa Gunning: Stranger, Laurel, Jo, Drew and Annabel .

Stranger and Laurel have previously been unavailable to watch online, while Jo is available to watch for the first time here

The full 30-minute Tales of Us film will also be available to buy separately from the Deluxe Edition on iTunes.

Will Gregory and Alison Goldfrapp to write music for Medea


We’re excited to announce that Will Gregory and Alison Goldfrapp of Goldfrapp will be writing and composing the music for our production of Euripides’ powerful tragedy, Medea, in a new version written by Ben Power and directed by Carrie Cracknell.


Hi! We wanted to let you know that we’re writing the music for the National Theatre’s production of Medea directed by Carrie Cracknell, opening July 14. For more details or to order tickets, click here.

Goldfapp Medea

Summer 2013 European Festivals & Shows

For those of you who attended our recent ’Tales Of Us Live’ UK tour or managed to check out our ’Tales Of Us’ cinema event, we sincerely hope you enjoyed yourselves.  

We are excited to be heading back on the road this summer to perform in several places we haven’t been able to visit yet. The full list of European festivals and shows we are appearing at this summer with ticketing links are as follows:
May 23 – Electronic Beats Festival - Cologne, Germany
May 25 - Chill–Out Festival – Istanbul, Turkey
June 21 – Body and Soul Festival - Ballinlough Castle, Ireland
June 28 – Glastonbury Festival – Glastonbury, UK (Sold Out)
July 9 – Montreux Jazz Festival – Montreux, Switzerland (Sold Out)
July 11 – Sexto Unplugged - Pordenone, Italy
July 12 – Pohoda Festival – Trencin, Slovakia
July 24 - Blue Balls Festival – Lucerne, Switzerland
July 25 - Les Nuits de Fourvière - Lyon, France (Sold Out)
July 31 - Tivoli Concert Hall - Copenhagen, Denmark
Aug 1 – Skeppsholmen Music and Arts Stockholm, Sweden
Aug 21 – Greenwich Music Time – London, UK

We can’t wait to see you all out on the road as we perform songs from the new album ‘Tales Of Us’ alongside some of our other favourite tracks.  
If you haven’t watched it yet, you can check out the brilliant projection that accompanied ‘Thea' as part of our ’Tales Of Us’ cinema event on YouTube. The brand-new remixes of ‘Thea’ from Blood Dimaonds, WAWA, RedTop and Twin Shadow are now available to download from iTunes.

Don’t forget, our most recent album ‘Tales Of Usis out now. You can download your copy on iTunes here, or order a CD copy or vinyl copy on Amazon. A few copies of the ‘Tales of Us’ limited edition box are still available to order at the official Goldfrapp store here.

Tuesday’s #TalesOfUsFilm Cinema Event

Oooooh my goodness me?! What a night on Tuesday, hope you enjoyed it as much as we did?! I’m still buzzing, can’t believe we did it?! What an amazing experience & I had the best time! 
We are sorry to hear that some of you suffered from technical difficulties at your cinema. We’ve been told that those affected were offered complimentary tickets to an encore screening. If you experienced problems and weren’t offered a complimentary ticket, please contact  We will be shortly announcing encore screenings in selected cinemas so we hope you’ll all get a chance to experience the event in full. If you’d like to receive a heads-up when encores are announced please sign up to the newsletter here:

'Thea' Remixes + Further 'Tales Of Us' Cinemas Announced


March is shaping up to be a very exciting month for us with our Tales of Us cinema event taking place on March 4th, our UK tour kicking off in Birmingham on Mar 26 and the release of the first set of remixes from the ‘Tales Of Us’ album for ‘Thea’. One of our favourite songs from the album, ‘Thea' has been reworked by Twin Shadow, Blood Diamonds, WAWA and Red Top. You can have a listen to the first remix from Twin Shadow here.

As you all know, our #TalesOfUsLive cinema event will be streamed live in cinemas across the US and Canada on Tuesday March 4th with encore presentations taking place Tuesday March 25 and Thursday March 27. We recently announced the first set of cities and cinemas taking part at and are pleased to now add a whole host of new US, Canadian and Dutch cities including Brooklyn, Vancouver, Raleigh, Montreal, Tilburg and Dallas.
Cities announced previously include New York, London, Toronto, Vienna, Manchester, Los Angeles, Berlin, Miami, Glasgow, San Francisco, Amsterdam, Atlanta, Dublin, Chicago, Belfast, and Seattle amongst many more. Be sure to pre-order your cinema tickets for all cinemas offering pre-sales before they sell out.  Further cities and cinemas will be added over the coming weeks, including dates in Australia, New Zealand and additional countries across Europe, so check back often.
Taking inspiration from our latest album, the Tales Of Us film is a 30-minute journey through five of the stories featured on the album, namely: Stranger, Laurel, Jo, Drew and Annabel. By interconnecting the films and themes, we hope to take viewers on a unique journey.  This is an incredible opportunity to see the Tales Of Us film as it was originally intended: up on the cinema screen followed by a 
live performance transmitted into cinemas from the legendary Air Studios in London. You can watch the film’s trailer here.

We look forward to sharing the ‘Tales Of Us’ film with you on March 4th. Visit our film microsite for more details here and be sure to tweet us your thoughts using hashtag #TalesOfUsFilm.


We are pleased to announce the details of a very special 'Tales Of Us' cinema event – a worldwide screening of the 'Tales Of Us' film followed immediately by an exclusive live performance transmitted into cinemas from the magnificent surroundings of the legendaryAir Studios in London.

The event takes place on 4 March 2014 in cinemas across UK, Europe, North America, Australia and New Zealand. Further details can be seen here. As cities and theatres are announced, members of the Goldfrapp mailing list will be the first to hear about them, so make sure you’re signed up here.

Taking inspiration from our latest album, the Tales Of Us film is a 30-minute journeythrough five of the stories featured on the album, namely: Stranger, Laurel, Jo, Drew and Annabel. By interconnecting the films and themes, we hope to take viewers on a unique artistic journey.  Up until now, only sections of the Tales Of Us film have been seen - the beautiful Drew and Annabel films - making this an incredible opportunity to see the Tales Of Us film as it was originally intended: up on the cinema screen. Watch the film’s trailerhere.  Cinema audiences will then see the Tales Of Us film transition beautifully into a live, dramatic theatrical performance.  

The Tales Of Us film was co-created by Alison Goldfrapp and director & writer Lisa Gunning (Nowhere Boy, Seven Psychopaths, Salmon Fishing in the Yemen). The marquee creative team behind the live cinematic event includes Executive Producer,Catherine Ugwu, MBE (Executive Producer of the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Opening and Closing Ceremonies) and critically acclaimed set designer Shona Heath (Dior, Valentino, Prada) who also created the iconic owl that graced Goldfrapp’s Seventh Tree album artwork.

The Tales Of Us film event precedes our UK tour, starting on 26 March 2014 at the Birmingham Symphony Hall and ending at the Gateshead Sage on 7 April 2014. More all date and ticketing info, click here.

Meanwhile, we look forward to sharing the ‘Tales Of Us’ film with you on March 4th. Visit our film microsite for more details here.


Lisa Gunning explores Tales Of Us with I am Dora

Ahead of its general cinema release, Lisa Gunning explores #TalesOfUs with I Am Dora at the London Short Film Festival on Jan 18 at the ICA London. More details here.


We are excited to announce that we will be bringing our 'Tales Of Us Live' tour across the UK next March/April. We will be performing songs from the new album alongside some of our other favourite tracks. The dates are as follows:

Weds Mar 26 Birmingham Symphony Hall
Thu Mar 27 Salford Lowry
Sat Mar 29 Brighton Dome
Sun Mar 30 Portsmouth Guildhall
Tue Apr 1 Bristol Colston Hall
Wed Apr 2 Reading Hexagon
Fri Apr 4 Glasgow Royal Concert Hall
Sat Apr 5 York Barbican
Mon Apr 7 Gateshead Sage Hall 1

Tickets go on sale this Friday Dec 13th at 10am here.

And don’t forget, our brand-new album ‘Tales Of Us’ is out now. You can download your copy on iTunes here, or order a CD copy or vinyl copy on Amazon. We can’t wait to hear what you think of the album, so please let us know on Twitter or Facebook. You can also get hold of the Tales of Us limited edition box set at the official Goldfrapp store here

We can’t wait to see you on the road

Watch Goldfrapp perform an intimate live session from the BBC’s world famous Maida Vale studios for 6 Music Live with Lauren Laverne tomorrow (Tues Oct 15). Tune in from 10am-1pm.