QRO’s spotlight finally catches Denmark’s exquisite Mew.


Name: Mew

Hometown: Hellerup, Denmark

Members: Jonas Bjerre, Silas Utke Graae Jørgensen, Bo Madsen (former), Johan Wohlert

Associated act(s): Apparatjik

Albums: A Triumph for Man (1997), Half the World Is Watching Me (2000), Frengers (2003), And the Glass Handed Kits (2005), No More Stories… (2009), + – (2015), Visuals (upcoming, 4/28/17)

MewRelated Articles:

Review of No More Stories…

Live review at Paradise Rock Club in Boston, MA on August 22nd, 2009

Photo gallery from Paradise

Live review at Hawthorne Theatre in Portland, OR on December 12th, 2009

Photo gallery from Hawthorne Theatre

Coverage as part of Truck Festival in Steventon, U.K. on July 24th, 2010

Photo gallery from Truck

Review as part of SXSW Tuesday at FADER Fort in Austin, TX on March 17th, 2015

Photo gallery from FADER Fort

Interview with Bjerre and Wohlert

Review of + –

Live review at The Fillmore in San Francisco, CA on September 26th, 2015

Photo gallery from The Fillmore

Photo gallery from Paradise in Boston, MA on October 11th, 2015

Featured in “Top 20 Albums of 2015”

Review of “85 Videos” and “Twist Quest”

Tour dates:

5/17/17 – Paradiso – Amsterdam, Netherlands
5/19/17 – Point Ephemere – Paris, France
5/20/17 – Trix – Antwerp, Belgium
5/21/17 – Trinity – Bristol, England, U.K.
5/22/17 – O2 Ritz – Manchester, England, U.K.
5/23/17 – Shepherds Bush Empire – London, England, U.K.
5/25/17 – Luxor – Köln, Germany
5/26/17 – Knust – Hamburg, Germany
5/27/17 – Immergut Festival – Neutrelitz, Germany

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