Last summer, Islands decamped to a little studio in Toronto to make not one, but TWO new albums. Don’t get it twisted: This is not a double album, nor is it a case of editing gone awry. These are two...+ view artist page
Diet Cig Announce Winter Tour with The Spook School
Diet Cig just announced a winter tour with pals The Spook School, Great Grandpa and Lala Lala. The tour kicks off in January and are touring as a four piece for the first time. Alex Luciano and Noah Bowman will be joined onstage by bassist Anna Cory from The Spook School, and Karli Roberts-Helm on keys and vocals from San Fran rockers Plush. More info, via Paste Magazine.
The Spook School have also released a brand new single “Less Than Perfect” off their forthcoming album Could It Be Different? , out on Slumberland Records January 26, 2018. Watch the video for the new track via Stereogum.
Tickets go on sale Friday, full list of tour dates available here.
Ted Leo Releases New Album The Hanged Man + Tour Dates
Ted Leo released The Hanged Man his first album in seven years on September 8. Pitchfork calls the album “The most expansive, emotionally devastating music of his career” and Under The Radar notes, “This may be the best record Ted Leo has ever made.”
Watch the new video for the single "Can’t Go Back" and order The Hanged Man now via tedleo.com.
Ted Leo will be touring extensively in support of the album this fall. Full list of dates here.
IAN SWEET will be joining the tour as support in October.
Mister Heavenly Announce New Album & Fall Tour
"Supergroup" is a title that gets thrown around a lot, but in the case of Mister Heavenly, it's well-deserved. The trio consists of Ryan Kattner (aka Honus Honus of Man Man), Nicholas Thorburn (Unicorns, Islands) and Joe Plummer (The Shins, Cold War Kids, Modest Mouse).
Head over to Stereogum to listen to Mister Heavenly's addicting first single "Beat Down" off their brand new full-length, Boxing the Moonlight, out October 6th. You can pre-order your Early Bird LP via Polyvinyl online.
Watch the first new video for "Beat Down" here and make sure catch the band on tour this fall. Full list of dates here, tickets on sale now!
Pinback Announce 10th Anniversary Autumn of the Seraphs tour
Pinback‘s fourth studio album, Autumn of the Seraphs, turns 10 this September, and in celebration they’ll be touring this fall and playing that album in full. Cities with multiple shows will be able to choose between a “classic” Pinback show and one that includes the entire Autumn of the Seraphs record (and more)! Smart shoppers can buy a two day pass.
Brooklyn Vegan has more info on the album and tour. Full list of Pinback tour dates available here as well, on sale now!
Diet Cig's Debut LP Out Now + More Tour Dates Announced
Diet Cig’s debut album Swear I’m Good At This is out now on Frenchkiss Records. The album is available to order here and streaming on Spotify, Apple Music, Napster and more.
Rolling Stone gives their take on the LP, “The New York boy/girl duo specialize in lovesick fuzz-pop on their fantastic debut album Swear I'm Good At This” while Paste reviews the record and debuts the band’s recent Paste Live Session from SXSW. Also, check out an exclusive interview with the band where they discuss the album, their origin and what inspires them with The New York Times.
Diet Cig is currently on tour and just announced even more dates! All tickets are on sale now.
Flowerbooking at SXSW 2017
It’s that time of the year again… SXSW is here! This year, Flowerbooking is taking over The Sidewinder’s outside stage for our Official SXSW Showcase on Friday, March 17. Doors at 7:30, show is ALL AGES and entry is free with a badge or wristband. Don’t have one of those? You’re in luck! A small number of tickets will also be available at the door night of show, so get there early.
Be sure to RSVP on Facebook and Do512 for updates and more.
Check out the complete listing of all Flowerbooking artists' shows and events happening at SXSW 2017 and get ready by listening to our SXSW Spotify playlist featuring the artists you won't want to miss this week!
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Sun December 10 2017
BIG|BRAVEBell's Eccentric CafĂ© - Kalamazoo, MI
Black MarbleThe Haunt - Ithaca, NY
Ted LeoMusic Hall of Williamsburg - Brooklyn, NY
Mon December 11 2017
BIG|BRAVEEmpty Bottle - Chicago, IL
Black MarbleNow That's Class Lounge - Cleveland, OH
Tue December 12 2017
BIG|BRAVE7th Street Entry - Minneapolis, MN
Black MarbleEmpty Bottle - Chicago, IL
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December 14 2017Casbah - San Diego, CA
December 15 2017Lodge Room - Los Angeles, CA
December 10 2017Bell's Eccentric CafĂ© - Kalamazoo, MI
December 11 2017Empty Bottle - Chicago, IL
December 12 20177th Street Entry - Minneapolis, MN
December 10 2017The Haunt - Ithaca, NY
December 11 2017Now That's Class Lounge - Cleveland, OH
December 12 2017Empty Bottle - Chicago, IL
December 13 2017The Funhouse at Mr Smalls - Millvale, PA
December 15 2017Starland Ballroom - Sayreville, NJ
December 15 2017HOME: House of Music and Entertainment - Arlington Heights, IL
December 10 2017Music Hall of Williamsburg - Brooklyn, NY
December 14 2017The Colonial Theatre - Phoenixville, PA