Posted in music | tour dates on January 25, 2008

DOWNLOAD: Taken By Trees - Lost and Found (MP3)

Taken By Trees

I was taken (aka they are really good) by a few Taken By Trees songs I heard when the album ("Open Field") first came out on Rough Trade (September 11th 2007). Then I totally forgot about it by accident. I didn't even realize at the time, (DUH) that the voice I was hearing was Victoria Bergsman of The Concretes and "Young Folks" fame. It's true she can come off a little icy in person (or is that a cultural thing?), but I'm excited nonetheless - for their first American show at the Zipper Theatre Hiro Ballroom in NYC on February 22nd is what I mean. Tickets go on sale Tuesday January 29th at noon. A video and all tour dates below....

Taken By Trees - Lost and Found

Taken By Trees - 2008 Tour Dates
22 February 2008 Hiro Ballroom New York NY (moved from Zipper Theater)
23 February 2008 Museum of Fine Arts Boston MA
28 February 2008 Roxy Los Angeles CA
01 March 2008 Great American Music Hall San Francisco CA
04 March 2008 Triple Door Seattle WA

Taken By Trees

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Comments (7)

Anton Chigurh?

Posted by Anonymous | January 25, 2008 1:55 PM

note that this post has been updated. The NYC show will be at Hiro Ballroom.

Posted by brooklynvegan | January 25, 2008 2:18 PM

err.. conflicts with my National tickets. Anyone have tickets for the National on 2/23 that they want to trade for my tickets on 2/22?

Posted by rocked the shit | January 25, 2008 2:56 PM

i saw her with the concretes at bowery, good show, but the crowd kept talking throughout. i can't wait to see her solo, i really enjoy her voice and awkwardness.

Posted by Anonymous | January 27, 2008 2:56 PM

She totally ripped off Karen O's hair do

Posted by Smitty | January 27, 2008 5:08 PM

3 national tickets for 2/23, willing to trade for friday's, how many you got?

Posted by Anonymous | January 27, 2008 7:04 PM

acid house kings were similarly "icy" when they were over in the states in 2006. but jens lekman and his bandmates are so sweet and fluffy that they debunk the cultural myth of swedish indie poppers' having cold, cold hearts.

Posted by Anonymous | January 28, 2008 2:34 PM

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