Cardiff, Wales band Los Campesinos! have an album called Hold On Now, Youngster coming out in the United States on April 1st via Canadian label Arts & Crafts (though it already came out in Europe). That's around the time they'll also be coming back to the United States for a full tour that includes 3 NYC-area dates. Those visiting SXSW in March will have at least three chances to see them even sooner. All tour dates and a new video for a new song, below....
Death To Los Campesinos!
Our debut album is released on the 25th February (in Europe). It is called Hold On Now, Youngster... and this is the tracklisting (with correct punctuation and everything):
1. Death To Los Campesinos!
2. Broken Heartbeats Sound Like Breakbeats
3. Don't Tell Me To Do The Math(s)
4. Drop It Doe Eyes
5. My Year In Lists
6. Knee Deep At ATP
7. This Is How You Spell, "HAHAHA, We Destroyed The Hopes And Dreams Of A Generation Of Faux-Romantics"
8. We Are All Accelerated Readers
9. You! Me! Dancing!
10. ...And We Exhale And Roll Our Eyes In Unison
11. Sweet Dreams, Sweet Cheeks
Los Campesinos - 2008 Tour Dates
3/13 - Austin, TX @ Emos/Canvas Media/Onion Day Party
3/14 - Austin, TX @ Cedar Creek/Filter Magazine Day Party
3/15 - Austin, TX @ The Parish/Arts & Crafts Showcase
5/14 - Hoboken, NJ @ Maxwells
5/15 - Brooklyn, NY @ Music Hall of Williamsburg
5/16 - Washington, DC @ Black Cat
5/17 - Philadelphia, PA @ Johnny Brendas
5/19 - New York, NY @ Bowery Ballroom
5/21 - Boston, MA @ Paradise Rock Club
5/22 - Montreal, PQ @ Petit Campus
5/23 - Toronto, ON @ Lees Palace
5/26 - Chicago, IL @ Empty Bottle
5/27 - Chicago, IL @ Empty Bottle
5/28 - Minneapolis, MN @ Varsity Theatre
5/31 - Seattle, WA @ Neumos
6/1 - Vancouver, BC @ Plaza Club
6/2 - Portland, OR @ Doug Fir Lounge
6/6 - San Francisco, CA @ Bimbos
6/7 - Los Angeles, CA @ Troubadour
6/8 - Pomona, CA @ Glass House