Filipino-Japanese synthpop artist ena mori has announced the tour of her album “Don’t Blame The Wild One” in the Philippines, which will take place every weekend in August.
In a social media post published on July 16, ena mori revealed that his seven-date run will begin on August 5 at 123 Block in Mandaluyong, taking him to Nook in Alabang and Canto Bogchi Joint in Baguio before ending. at 19 East in Sucat on August 27.
🩸🧿 DON’T BLAME THE SAVAGE! ALBUM TOUR🧿🩸
I want to invite you all to my album tour, “DON’T BLAME THE WILD ONE!”
We have many amazing bands that will accompany the tour, cool venues, new products, etc. !
I hope you and your friends can make it happen.
See you soon 🐙💕#DBTWOalbumtour pic.twitter.com/wFZGdO5sez
— ena mori 🪐 (@enamorimusic) July 16, 2022
Supporting bands and ticketing details have yet to be announced, but ena mori promises she will be joined by “amazing bands in amazing venues” for the tour.
The 12-track album “Don’t Blame The Wild One” will be released via Offshore Music Philippines on July 29 and will also receive a vinyl version. The album is expected to include previous singles “SOS”, February’s “Vivid” and “Oh, Bleeding Hearts?” from last September, as well as the latest single “King of The Night!”.
Released on July 1, Mori shared that the “King of The Night!” optimistic and cheerful! was inspired by her negative experiences as a teenager, explaining that her weight and mixed-race parentage caused her to be bullied at school. “‘King Of The Night’ draws on my early teenage experience as an outcast in hopes of encouraging many kids to accept who they are,” she explained.
ena mori’s 2020 self-titled EP was named one of NME25 Best Asian Albums of 2020, with writer MC Galang praising the “confidence that makes her brand of pop sensibility exhilarating, if not a little dangerous, for those who can’t handle it”.
Earlier this year, ena mori was recently named one of NME’s 100 Emerging Artists to Watch and was nominated for Best New Asian Act at the 2022 BandLab NME Awards alongside Warren Hue, The Filters, Alec Orachi and eventual winner Shye.
The dates of ena mori’s “Don’t Blame The Wild One” album tour in the Philippines are:
August 5 – Block 123, Mandaluyong
August 12 – Dirty Kitchen, Quezon City
August 13 – Nook, Alabang
August 19 – Canto Bogchi Joint, Baguio
August 20 – Circle Hotel, La Union
August 26 – Case Tigre, Pampanga
August 27 – 19 East, Sucat