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NYC's Crystal Stilts have four New York City-area shows on the horizon. The band, fresh off '09 shows in NYC, Europe, and a NYC-to-SXSW tour, will open for Comet Gain at Music Hall of Williamsburg on Sunday, April 12th. (Tickets are still on sale.)

Two weeks later, the band plays Maxwell's in Hoboken on Sunday, April 26th for MusicSnobbery.com's 4th Anniversary Party with Mahogany and Motel Motel. (Tickets are on sale.)

Then, Friday, May 8th, Crystal Stilts play a Deli Magazine/After The Jump show with Blank Dogs, Religious Knives, and Dinowalrus at the Bell House. (Tickets are on sale.)

Finally, after touring Europe at the end of May, Crystal Stilts will play a Cake Shop show with The Pains of Being Pure of Heart on June 18th.

The Crystal Stilts' Bell House show (5/08) is not to be confused with the
Crystal Antlers show happening three days later at the same venue. (Tickets for that show are still on sale.)

In between the two "Crystal" shows, the Gowanus venue will host Horse Feathers with Joe Pug on May 9th (tix) and Chairlift, Takka Takka and The Secret Life of Sofia on May 10th (tix). Chairlift has lots of other 2009 dates, too.

All upcoming Crystal Stilts tour dates and two live videos of the band from 2008 below...

Crystal Stilts | Le Poisson Rouge | 12.17.2008

Crystal Stilts | Knitting Factory | 12.20.2008

Crystal Stilts - 2009 Tour Dates
Apr 8 Black Cat Downstairs w/ Comet Gain - Washington DC
Apr 9 Kung Fu Necktie w/ Comet Gain - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Apr 12 Music Hall w/ Comet Gain - Brooklyn, New York
Apr 24 University of Washington w/Wavves - Seattle, Washington
Apr 26 Maxwell's - Hoboken, New Jersey
May 8 Bell House w/ Blank Dogs & Religious Knives - Brooklyn, New York
May 18 Circolo degli Artisti - Rome
May 19 Hana Bi - Ravenna
May 20 Casa 139 - Milan
May 21 Spazio 211 - Turin
May 22 ICA - London
May 23 Dot to Dot - Bristol
May 24 Dot to Dot - Notting'am
May 25 Luminaire - London
May 27 Point Ephemere - Paris
May 28 BT 59 - Bordeaux
May 29 Primavera - Barcelona
May 30 Primavera - Barcelona
May 31 La Machine a coudre - Marseille
Jun 18 Cake Shop w/ The POBPAH - Mahattan

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Comments (11)

cannot wait!

Posted by Anonymous | April 3, 2009 11:27 AM

another cover band playing their own songs

Posted by Anonymous | April 3, 2009 11:29 AM

what is the song title in the lpr youtube?

Posted by Anonymous | April 3, 2009 12:24 PM

sycamore seed

Posted by Anonymous | April 3, 2009 12:48 PM

they are soooooo boring live

Posted by Anonymous | April 3, 2009 1:19 PM

68,587th best thing to seeing the Velvet Underground live back in the day

Posted by Anonymous | April 3, 2009 1:26 PM

they are amazing live

Posted by Anonymous | April 3, 2009 3:35 PM

whens the last time anyone heard a fuzz rock record sound as crisp and brilliant as the one these chums puts out last year? They are onto something very nice.

Posted by Anonymous | April 4, 2009 1:42 AM

the Crystal Shits

Posted by Anonymous | April 4, 2009 10:43 AM

^^Not to be confused with Crystal Shit, my favorite Doors tribute band!

Posted by Bitchin' Camaro | April 4, 2009 11:27 AM

"I hope those guys have a good sense a' humor and don't take us into court."

Haha, you're awesome - great reference.

The show tonight (5/8) was fair, but The Crystal Shit failed to differentiate themselves from the opening bands. I can't remember a lead singer with less personality. I appreciate their taste in music, but these dorks will never make it. Sorry.

Posted by Anonymous | May 9, 2009 1:49 AM

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