Andy Talks With LA2DAY

Andy recently spoke with L.A.-based lifestyle magazine, LA2DAY, whom have published a very short interview on their site, here.


“We feel like we’re playing our best right now,” Andy explained. The band’s live experience features arrangements of classic songs, like the closer, “Caught By The River,” which is a real treat for the true fans. “That’s half the fun of it,” Andy continued. “You don’t wanna hear exactly how it is on record, you wanna hear a live version of it.”

The Scene Star Reviews L.A. Wiltern Show

L.A.-based music blog, The Scene Star has posted a review of last week’s show at the city’s Wiltern Theater.

The Scene Star.com

The band opened with Kingdom of Rust track “Jetstream,” which seemed to mirror the overall performance, as the night continued to build progressively, just like the song.

To read the full review, click here.

NME.com Reviews Wiltern Show

In a short review posted at their Doves mini-site today, NME.com has described Doves’ recent performance at L.A.’s Wiltern Theater as “a triumphant return”…


“Jesus, man, it’s been a long time since we’ve played here and it’s good that you’re with us,” frontman Jimi Goodwin told the huge crowd, who cheered back in response.

“It’s Saturday night and you’re dressed for a night on the town,” he added, surveying the audience. “There’s even a couple f***ing in the top row.”

To read the full review, click here.

L.A. Wiltern Show; Setlist & Audience Reactions

Thanks again to REM_Monster at the official Doves messageboard, we can bring you the setlist for last night’s show at L.A.’s Wiltern:

The Wiltern gig was even better than Anaheim! The crowd was much better, and the band was even more amazing.

Winter Hill
Almost Forgot Myself
The Greatest Denier
Kingdom Of Rust
Black And White Town
The Outsiders
Caught By The River

Here It Comes
The Last Broadcast
There Goes The Fear

Here’s a selection of audience reactions via Twitter:

The Wiltern couldn’t contain Doves’ sound tonight. ‘Twas immense!

Doves was amazing tonight at the Wiltern:)

Omg! 2 DOVES shows in a row! Amazing experience!! Got to meet the band, and got to hang out with jimmy, andy, and jez!! Awesome weekend!!! I will never forget it!

The doves played an amazing set tonight at the Wiltern, I needed it…

DOVES WERE SO GOOD! Completely worth it. :)

Doves sounded unbef***inglievable tonight at the Wiltern!

Doves were awesome.

changed internally by doves. not emotionally; i’m talking physically. they were so loud live that i think some organs have switched places.

the atmospheric sounds of #doves even better live at Wiltern in LA tonight.

Glad I bought my Doves shirt at the Reading show. Much more limited selection on the US tour.

Doves are so good!

the doves rocked it heavy

Doves rocked the Wiltern.

Doves were Amazing! Such a great show. Perhaps one of the best shows I’ve ever seen. And I’ve seen plenty. Thanks Wiltern! I was in the pit!

just saw the doves at the wiltern and am changed for the better

Doves just rocked my socks off. I am also now deaf.

Doves was amazing! They seriously played all their best stuff!!

doves = divine.

totally in love w the Doves!! Best live band I’ve seen in a long time!


So odd that the loudest concert I’ve been to might very well be the Doves

Watching The Doves at The Wiltern. They sound awesome!!!

Doves @ the wilternm..f****ing amazing