Posted in MP3 | music | tour dates on July 30, 2010

DOWNLOAD: Young Man - Five (MP3)
DOWNLOAD: Young Man - Heart of Chambers (Beach House cover) (MP3)

Young Man

Recent Frenchkiss signee Young Man will be opening for his label-mates Local Natives at their Beach at Governors Island show on August 7th. We Barbarians, a Cali band with a few other NYC shows that are listed below, also open. Tickets are still on sale.

Young Man, the brainchild of Colin Caulfield, has its debut EP, Boy, set for proper release on Frenchkiss on October 12th. The mini record is streaming in full here, and the first track off it is available above. It only takes ones quick listen to hear the Animal Collective influence in his music. Appropriately, Animal Collective & Panda Bear are sone of the artists Caulfield has covered and posted to his popular YouTube account. There you'll also find great covers of others artists that Young Man fits right in with - Beach House, Ariel Pink, Grizzly Bear, Deerhunter and more. You can watch some of them below, and download the Beach House cover above.

Live, the group fills out to a four-piece, and their tour dates include a show with Dawes and stint with the Lou Barlow + the missingmen/Wye Oak tour. All those are below...

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All Tomorrow's Parties - The Velvet Underground & Nico Cover

Rainwater Cassette Exchange - Deerhunter Cover


Bros / Carrots - Panda Bear Medley

Bright Lit Blue Skies (Ariel Pink's Haunted Graffiti / Rockin' Ramrod's Cover)

Heart of Chambers - Beach House Cover

While You Wait for The Others - Grizzly Bear Cover

Young Man
'Boy' tracklist
1. Five
2. Hands
3. Home Alone
4. Bedtime
5. Playtime
6. Just a Growin'
7. Up So Fast

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Young Man - 2010 Tour Dates
8/04: Beachland Ballroom, Cleveland, OH #
8/07: New York City Governor's Island, NY !
8/09: Gabes Oasis, Iowa City, IA #
8/21: The Basement, Nashville, TN $
8/22: Off Broadway, St Louis, MO $
8/25: 400 Bar, Minneapolis, MN
8/26: Schubas, Chicago, IL $
# w/ Dawes
! w/ Local Natives, We Barbarians
$ w/ Lou Barlow + the missingmen, Wye Oak

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We Barbarians - 2010 Tour Dates
Aug 05 THE MIDDLE EAST Boston, MA ^
Aug 06 FIRST UNITARIAN CHURCH Philadelphia, PA ^
Aug 07 THE BEACH @ GOVERNORS ISLAND New York, NY ^
Aug 08 Pianos New York, NY *
Aug 12 MERCURY LOUNGE New York, NY (written up here) (tickets)%
Aug 14 THE LAB Costa Mesa, CA $
Sep 09 THE ECHO Los Angeles, California
Sep 11 BOTTOM OF THE HILL San Francisco, CA
^ w/ Local Natives
* w/ Enlou, Old Monk
% w/ Maps & Atlases, Cults, Laura Stevenson & the Cans
$ w/ The Union Line

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Comments (6)

i feel like i'm taking crazy pills

Posted by Anonymous | July 30, 2010 11:34 AM

focusing on such contemporary covers is weird. it'll be hard to move from fan boy to creative musician.

Posted by annie momus | July 30, 2010 2:07 PM

there's waldo

Posted by Anonymous | July 30, 2010 2:08 PM

Love this guy!!!

Posted by Anonymous | July 30, 2010 2:24 PM

@annie momus you should see his live show. it's nothing like any of the musicians he's covered. more rock, less indie.

Posted by tgrs | August 9, 2010 5:34 PM

Great stuff. Just saw this video for "Five," off the EP:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1C-68asYBVU&feature=player_embedded

Posted by Anonymous | November 1, 2010 12:29 AM

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