Ceremony

Breakup albums mark a turning point for a band: the moment when their sound completely changes and reaches a new level of emotional clarity. All that heartbreak and malaise condensed into any single record often makes for a defining piece of work, no matter the genre. The best records explore the nooks and crannies of sadness, learning it inside and out — celebrating it. Ceremony’s fifth studio album, The L-Shaped Man, uses singer Ross Farrar’s recent breakup as a platform to explore loneliness and emotional weariness, but it is by no means a purely sad album. Rather than look inward, Farrar uses his experience to write about what it means to go through something heavy and come out the other side a different person.

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TitleFormatRelease DateStore
The L-Shaped Man 05/19/15
ZOO 03/06/12

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  • May 31, 2024
  • Detroit, MI, US
  • Magic Stick
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  • June 1, 2024
  • Chicago, IL, US
  • Lincoln Hall
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  • June 8, 2024 - June 8, 2024
  • Pomona, CA, US
  • Fairplex
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  • June 22, 2024 - June 22, 2024
  • Munich, Germany
  • Muffatwerk
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  • June 23, 2024
  • Aachen, Germany
  • Musikbunker Aachen
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  • June 24, 2024
  • Antwerp, Belgium
  • Kavka
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  • June 27, 2024
  • London, UK
  • The Underworld
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  • June 28, 2024 - June 30, 2024
  • Manchester, UK
  • Bowlers Exhibition Centre
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  • August 24, 2024
  • New York (NYC), NY, US
  • Knockdown Center
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