Hey everyone! I’m back from another tour with Diamond Rings who was out supporting the amazing OMD! Check out OMD’s new album, English Electric, it’s incredible!
In Moonface news…
Moonface (Spencer Krug) has added some additional shows to his solo piano tour! Here is the full set of dates:
05-03 Pawtucket, RI – Machines With Magnets
05-04 Clinton, NY – Sadove Living Room @ Hamilton College
05-05 Brooklyn, NY – Littlefield
05-06 Montreal, QC -Il Motore
05-12 Toronto, ON – The Conversation Room @ The Great Hall
In Divine Fits news…
The boys of DF have been rather busy this last month, with a short tour of the midwest and then playing the two weekends at Coachella. Dan spoke with the CBC about Coachella and the new band he’s formed called OPERATORS!
In addition to playing a slew of festivals in the coming months — including stops in Dallas, TX, Chicago, IL, Calgary, Alta., and Squamish, B.C. — Boeckner is also working on a new project called Operators.
“It’s a real mix of like electronics and lots of live drums and guitar. I’m kind of tapping into my … I listened to a lot of Fugazi when I was a kid, so it’s that plus my love of New Order. That’s kind of how it’s shaking up.”
Yes, Dan has a brand new band! Hopefully we’ll get to hear about about this soon. You can read Dan’s interview with the CBC here
A know it’s a little late, but here’s some press from SXSW:
Check out this audio interview DF did with Nerdist from SXSW at Nerdist.com
Noisy teamed up with Jansport at SXSW this year and had Divine Fits play their ‘Bonfire Sessions’.
Check out the video from DF’s show with Japandroids:
Here’s a few pro videos from their Coachella performances:
Check out these great photos from weekend 1 over at Examiner.com
DF have just announced they’ll be opening for The Postal Service at The Greek Theatre in Los Angeles. Here is a full list of their upcoming tour dates:
05-11 Dallas, TX – Homegrown Festival
05-25 Quincy, WA – Sasquatch Music Festival
06-08 New York, NY – Governors Ball
06-14 Chicago, IL – Taste of Randolph Festival
06-16 Manchester, TN at Bonnaroo Festival
06-19 Calgary, AB at Sled Island Festival
07-13 Cincinnati, OH – Bunbury Festival
07-24 Los Angeles, CA – Greek Theatre *Supporting The Postal Service (on sale 4.27 at 10am PST)
08-03 Happy Valley, OR – Pickathon Festival
8-10 Squamish, BC – Squamish Festival