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JD from Le Tigre & Junior Senior @ SXSW 2007 (CRED)
Junior Senior and JD from Le Tigre @ SXSW

Almost two years after they finished mixing their sophomore album in Los Angeles, Denmark's delectable superpop duo Junior Senior are finally giving the record a stateside release. Ryko will release 'Hey Hey My My Yo Yo' -- the follow up to 'D-D-Don't Don't Stop the Beat' -- on August 14. [Spinner]
Tickets are on sale for an August 13th show at Highline Ballroom in NYC (which by the way is where Peaches is playing tonight - June 20th - WITH JD & Johanna from Le Tigre's other project MEN). All tour dates below...

Junior Senior - 2007 Tour Dates
Jun 29 - Les EUROCKEENNES de BELFORT 2007 Belfort
Aug 11 - The Middle East Boston, Massachusetts
Aug 13 - Highline Ballroom New York, New York
Aug 15 - The Roxy Theatre Los Angeles, California
Aug 16 - Popscene San Francisco, California

Jr. Senior (starring Le Tigre) - Can I Get Get Get

Previously
* Junior Senior playing SXSW
* more Junior Senior

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Comments (9)

I saw Junior Senior at a packed Mercury Lounge several years ago - definitely one of the best shows I have ever seen. Their energy is infectious. Can't wait for this show.

Posted by josh | June 20, 2007 6:38 PM

And the album's super fantastic, too. I bought the frigging Japanese import a couple years back, but in hindsight it was totally worth it. Hope it gets a nice reception stateside.

Posted by Matt | June 20, 2007 6:43 PM

I was at the Mercury show too and agree that it was way fun. The August show should be great.

Posted by Anonymous | June 20, 2007 7:06 PM

I saw the Galapagos show that was part of a CMJ showcase.

Posted by Anonymous | June 20, 2007 7:40 PM

It's pretty demeaning to Junior Senior's integrity to note them as Le Tigra imitators considering they appeared on the scene long before the ladies did. The correct statement would be to refer Le Tigra as a female Junior Senior act.

Posted by Anonymous | June 20, 2007 10:27 PM

Oh wait, forgive me, I think I read this whole bog backwards, lol.

Scratch my previous comment.
:P

Posted by Anonymous | June 20, 2007 10:31 PM

Is that guy in the background playing a Jagstang?

Posted by Mark B. | June 20, 2007 11:17 PM

I've loved these boys for years and wish they would come to Canada. quick! somebody start a facebook page to get them to come!

Posted by Phil Vil | June 21, 2007 12:10 PM

Amazing! Got my tickets and I'm already shaking my ass.

Posted by marianne | June 21, 2007 4:08 PM

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