More importantly, now that we're within a few weeks of the new album, it's time for the hype machine which includes two videos and a short US tour leading into SXSW.
This first one is "Trophy Room" whcih was released as a single on October 12.
and this one is "It Doesn't Have to Be Beautiful" - which came out middle of last year, and I think I've posted the actual vid before, so here's an instore version.
Upcoming Tour Dates
10 - San Francisco, CA - Rickshaw Stop
11 - Los Angeles, CA - Spaceland
12 - Los Angeles, CA - Apple Store
13 - San Diego, CA - Bar Pink
17 - Houston, TX - Orange Show Center
12:40 pm @ Latitude 30 - 512 San Jacinto Blvd.
(York Music Showcase)
3:15 pm @ 1001 E. 6th Street
More Details On This Amazing Party TBA!!!
6:00 pm @ Red House Pizzeria - 1917 Manor Rd.
(Moshi Moshi / Music For Listeners Showcase)
2:45 pm @ Home Slice Pizza - 1415 Congress Ave. South
1:00 am @ Lamberts - 401 West 2nd Street
(Friendly Fires Records Showcase)
1:00 pm @ Doc's Motorworks - 1123 South Congress Ave.
('Sup Magazine Party)
4:00 pm @ Barbarella - 615 Red River
(Moshi Moshi/Mixtape Muse/Wichita/Glitoris Party)
1:00 am @ Latitude 30 - 512 San Jacinto Blvd.
(Moshi Moshi Official Showcase)
want to know what Asian Man is up to?
- Mike (Asian Man Records) is looking for an unpaid intern in the San Jose (bay area) - email him and tell him you heard about it on Sonic Dissonance
- Lemuria has west coast dates in June
- Mike's also considering an Asian Man show in the parking lot of an upcoming A's game as well as the possibility of an Asian Man tour with 6 bands or so, see the email above to give him your thoughts.
- from twitter - Spoon on Letterman tonight (looks like I'll be flipping over from preseason baseball)
- Obscura's "hannes Grossman Drum video"
- Jace of The Besnard Lakes interviewed by Neil Kulkarni
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