Posted in music | tour dates on May 20, 2008

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The Vaselines will be playing at least two more U.S. shows before they head to Seattle to play the Sub Pop 20th Anniversary Festival on July 12th. The new dates are July 9th at Maxwell's (tickets on sale Wednesday) and July 10th at Southpaw (tickets on sale Wednesday).

The band played their first reunion show at a festival in Scotland the other day...

The Vaselines performed a reunion gig last night (May 16) at Tigerfest in Dunfermline.

Supporting Teenage Fanclub singer Norman Blake, the band arrived on stage at 7.45pm at the town's Carnegie Hall to a small but enthusiastic crowd before launching straight into 'Son Of A Gun' - one of three tracks that were once covered by Nirvana.

"This is our first all seated gig," joked singer Eugene Kelly. "It's all a bit grown up, not very punk rock is it?"

The Scottish duo, who were also joined by members of Belle & Sebastian, then blasted through a set full of crowd-pleasing favourites that included 'Molly's Lips' and 'Sex Sux (Amen)'...... [NME]

Scotland Setlist
'Son Of A Gun'
'Monster Pussy'
'The Day I Was A Horse'
'Jesus Doesn't Want Me For A Sunbeam'
'Oliver Twisted'
'Molly's Lips'
'Sex Sux (Amen)'
'Rory Rides Me Raw'
'You Think You're A Man'
'Dying For It'

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Comments (11)

Theyre a dave matthews cover band, no?

Posted by Anonymous | May 20, 2008 11:47 AM

Excellent news!

Posted by Anonymous | May 20, 2008 11:47 AM

hell yea!!!!!!!! ride me rory!

Posted by rocked the shit | May 20, 2008 12:01 PM

How much'll the Southpaw tickets be, you reckon?

Posted by Anonymouse | May 20, 2008 12:19 PM

they better play their entire discography when they come over here.

Posted by Anonymous | May 20, 2008 12:37 PM

both shows are $20

Posted by rocked the shit | May 20, 2008 12:41 PM

i hope mccartney and starr just get their reunion thing out of the way as you know it's next on the lst. who else....um, maybe jesus will do last supper at coachella next year?

Posted by Anonymous | May 20, 2008 1:43 PM

i'm psyched about this. that one cd of theirs is one of my favorites. monsterpussy!

Posted by Anonymous | May 20, 2008 2:35 PM

Awesomeness ! These should be fun shows & at pretty chill venues... I like it....

Posted by yeehaw | May 20, 2008 5:36 PM

Tix just went on sale.

Posted by Anonymouse | May 21, 2008 11:58 AM

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