Think About Life @ Arlene's CMJ 2009 (more by Chris La Putt)
Speaking of Canada, Montreal's Think About Life just finished up a run of February shows in Europe. Stateside, they have plenty of shows coming up, including SXSW in Austin where you can catch them at the official M For Montreal showcase at Paradise on Thursday, March 18th. The full lineup for that show:
La Patère Rose @ 8:00 p.m.M For Montreal's nighttime showase is not to be confused with the M For Montreal & BrooklynVegan daytime showcase that is happening at Galaxy Room (formerly Radio Room) on Saturday, March 20th featuring Roky Erickson backed by Okkervil River, Andrew WK, and more (Montreal and non-Canadian) bands TBA.
The Lovely Feathers @ 9:00 p.m.
Parlovr @ 10:00 p.m.
Beast @ 11:00 p.m.
Think About Life @ 12:00 a.m.
We Are Wolves @ 1:00 a.m.
In total Think About Life will be on the North American Road from March 12th through April 30th, making two NYC stops along the way. They play Mercury Lounge on Tuesday, April 27th. Tickets are on sale now. Two days earlier they will be one of the band's at this year's WBAR-B-Q on Sunday, April 25th at Barnard College. Last year's WBAR-B-Q was played by Gang Gang Dance, Free Blood and more.
The two tracks above from their 2009 record Family. All tour dates and the video for their future-disco epic "Sweet Sixteen" are below...
Sweet Sixteen by Think About Life
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Think About Life - 2010 Tour Dates
03/12 ::: Toronto ON @ Lee's Palace (CMW) w/ PLANTS & ANIMALS, WINTER GLOVES
03/13 ::: Pontiac MI @ Pike Room w/ DIAMOND RINGS
03/14 ::: Chicago IL @ Schuba's w/ DIAMOND RINGS
03/15 ::: Kansas City MO @ Record Bar w/ DIAMOND RINGS
03/16 ::: Oklahoma City OK @ Conservatory w/ DIAMOND RINGS, UUVVWWZ
03/17 ::: Austin TX @ SXSW TBA
03/18 ::: Austin TX @ Side Bar (Nail daytime showcase)
03/18 ::: Austin TX @ Paradise (M for Montreal showcase)
03/19 ::: Austin TX @ SXSW TBA
03/20 ::: Austin TX @ SXSW TBA
03/21 ::: San Antonio TX @ White Rabbit
03/23 ::: Tucson AZ @ Club Congress TBC
03/24 ::: Los Angeles CA @ Spaceland
03/25 ::: L.A. Press day
03/26 ::: San Francisco CA @ Bottom of the Hill
03/28 ::: Portland OR @ Dante's
03/29 ::: Seattle WA @ Crocodile Café
03/30 ::: Victoria BC @ Lucky Bar w/ SLAM DUNK
03/31 ::: Vancouver BC @ Media Club
04/01 ::: Kelowna BC @ Habitat TBC
04/02 ::: Calgary AB @ The Palomino
04/03 ::: Edmonton AB @ Pawn Shop
04/20 ::: Rochester NY @ Bug Jar TBC
04/21 ::: Cleveland OH @ Case Western University
04/22 ::: Pittsburgh PA @ The Rex TBC
04/23 ::: Washington DC @ DC-9 (liberation dj night)
04/25 ::: New York NY @ Barnard College Columbia University (WBar-B-Q daytime show)
04/25 ::: Philadephia PA @ Johnny Brenda's (night show)
04/27 ::: New York NY @ Mercury Lounge
04/28 ::: Providence RI @ AS220 TBC
04/29 ::: Boston MA @ TT the Bear's
04/30 ::: Burlington VT @ The Monkey House
05/06 ::: London UK @ The Garage **
05/07 ::: Sheffield UK @ Bungalow & Bears **
05/08 ::: Dublin IR @ Whelan's (upstairs) **
05/09 ::: Manchester UK @ TBA **
05/10 ::: Newcastle UK @ Head of Steam **
05/11 ::: Glasgow UK @ Captain's Rest **
05/12 ::: Nottingham UK @ Bodega **
05/13 ::: London UK @ Hoxton Bar (Oh Inverted Club) **
05/14 ::: Brighton UK @ Digital (The Great Escape Festival) **