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DOWNLOAD: Ponytail - Celebrate The Body Electric (It Came From An Angel) (MP3)

Ponytail @ the Bell House (more by Jonny Leather)
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Ponytail, currently touring Europe, will be playing a bunch of shows at SXSW in Austin this year. After that no proper tour has been announced yet, but they do have a scheduled show in Philadelphia in March, one in Spain for the Primavera Sound Festival in May, and an April 25th show at Music Hall of Williamsburg. Tickets for the Brooklyn show are on sale at noon.

Pitchfork.TV recently recorded Ponytail playing in a Queens Laundromat..

Live entertainment is provided by Baltimore spazz-rockers Ponytail, who rip through characteristically energetic versions of "Late for School" and "7 Souls" (both from Ice Cream Spiritual) while surrounded by spinning dryers. We've seen people behaving like the band's mighty vocalist Molly Siegel in a laundromat before, but they're usually just there to keep warm, and more often than not they wind up being wrestled to the ground and forcibly ejected by New York's finest. That's rock'n'roll for you.
Those videos and all tour dates below...

Ponytail - 2009 Tour Dates
Mar 5 - Ekko Utrecht
Mar 6 - AB Club Brussels
Mar 7 - Audio Brighton
Mar 8 - Start The Bus Bristol
Mar 9 - Tommy's Bar Cardiff
Mar 10 - The Lexington w/ Skeletons, Gentle Friendly London
Mar 11 - Whelan's Dublin
Mar 19 - Ground Control Touring Party @ Urban Outfitters Austin, Texas
Mar 19 - Gigotron/Videothing Party @ Club 1808 Austin, Texas
Mar 20 - Todd P Party @ Ms Bea's Austin, Texas
Mar 21 - Viva Radio Showcase @ Club De Ville Austin, Texas
Mar 29 - Fillmore at the TLA funkadelphia, Pennsylvania
May 29 - Primavera Sound Festival Barcelona
Apr 25 - Music Hall of Williamsburg, Brooklyn, NY

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Comments (17)

I don't know. They're fun, but ain't no way they're worth $13 (plus potential fees)

Posted by Anonymous | March 6, 2009 10:09 AM

I don't know about you, but I won't pay money to listen to Fraggle rock.

Posted by Anonymous | March 6, 2009 10:37 AM

Definitely worth 13 bucks, in my opinion.

Posted by Anonymous | March 6, 2009 11:13 AM

i just don't get it, i see them "spazzing" and it just seems weak and forced, i don't know, baltimore kids have always been an enigma to me

Posted by Anonymous | March 6, 2009 11:20 AM

a dolphin. being choked to death.

Posted by Anonymous | March 6, 2009 11:26 AM

11:20 - watch the wire. it will make sense then.

Posted by Anonymous | March 6, 2009 11:32 AM

I find the singer totally devoid of any musicality, but the band can play.

Posted by Anonymous | March 6, 2009 11:45 AM

Congrats twits. You've established your incomprehension. Awesome job! Feel better?

Posted by Anonymous | March 6, 2009 11:46 AM

She stole that charcoal trick from IVANA XL, who wears it much better

Posted by Anonymous | March 6, 2009 11:47 AM

charcoal trick? you mean eye black? like a football player? which she was dress as?

Posted by Anonymous | March 6, 2009 11:54 AM

she was dressed as Ray Lewis. and for the record Ray Lewis didnt kill anyone, so shut up before you even start.

Posted by Anonymous | March 6, 2009 12:06 PM

ray lewis killed two people

Posted by Anonymous | March 6, 2009 12:57 PM

LET'S DO THIS RAY RAY!!!!!!!1111111111111!!!

Posted by Spine-führer of Hoboken | March 6, 2009 2:42 PM

they aren't even from baltimore they went to mica.

Posted by Anonymous | March 6, 2009 3:40 PM

Let's get some facts straight.

1. The drummer was born in Baltimore.
2. Charcoal trick? Um, she was dressed up like a lil' woman version of me, the best player in the NFL.
3. "Weak and forced." You have no fucking clue.
4. I didn't kill anyone, but I am about to if I don't see you motha fucka's at the show. And yes, I will sign autographs.
5. Ponytail is the best live band playing today. You won't stop showing those grills when you see this band. Solid date material too.
6. Don't fucking think I am signing to the Goddamn Jets. Baltimore all the way.

Again, anyone who wants to front I'll be at the Ponytail show at the Music Hall of Williamsburg.

What time is it?

Ray Ray

Posted by Ray Lewis | March 7, 2009 9:02 AM

Football is stupid.

Posted by Anonymous | March 7, 2009 10:33 AM

speaking of IVANA XL, when is someone at brooklyn vegan going to catch on to her? she's doing something different.

Posted by Anonymous | March 7, 2009 1:44 PM

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