MUSIC NEWS: Holding Absence Announce Instore Show For National Self-Harm Awareness Day

Holding Absence have announced their first ever stripped back set, taking place at Heads Above The Waves in Cardiff for National Self-Harm Awareness Day.

The instore show will take place on 1st March and is free entry on a ‘first-come, first serve’ basis, with a limited capacity of only 50 spaces.

“Our friends in Heads Above The Waves have been working tirelessly for the past six years to raise awareness of depression and self-harm in young people,” the band comment. “They are a non-profit organisation that we are proud to support. We will be performing our first ever stripped back set at their shop in Cardiff on Global Self Harm Awareness Day.”

Holding Absence will release their self-titled debut album on 8th March via Sharptone Records, available to pre-order HERE.

See Holding Absence live on tour with special guests Capsize in March:


Thu 21st – SOUTHAMPTON – Joiners
Fri 22nd – BIRMINGHAM – Flapper
Sat 23rd – LEEDS – Key Club
Sun 24th – HULL – O’Riley’s
Mon 25th – GLASGOW – Garage
Wed 27th – MANCHESTER – Rebellion
Thu 28th – CARDIFF – Globe
Fri 29th – LONDON – Underworld

Tickets are on sale HERE.

The band will also head to Europe to support Capsize on the following dates:


Fri 8th – STUTTGART, DE – Juha West
Sat 9th – NURNBERG, DE – Hirsch
Sun 10th – LEIPZIG, DE – Naumanns
Mon 11th – BERLIN, DE – Cassiopeia
Tue 12th – HAMBURG, DE – Hafenklang
Thu 14th – WIEN, AT – Viper Room
Fri 15th – BUDAPEST, HU – Durer Kurt
Sat 16th – MÜNCHEN, DE – Feierwork
Sun 17th – OBERHAUSEN, DE – Kulttempel
Mon 18th – WIESBADEN, DE – Schlachthof
Tue 19th – PARIS, FR – L’International
Wed 20th – DEN BOSCH, NL – W2

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