Posted in music | tour dates on February 2, 2011

by Bill Pearis

Trashcan Sinatras

Scottish pop elder statesmen Trashcan Sinatras are coming back to the USA this spring for an acoustic tour, including a March 13 stop at Joe's Pub. The acoustic format suits the Trashcan Sinatras especially well. Does anyone remember the free show they did at the old Sound Fix cafe back in 2005? A truly lovely Saturday afternoon.

Additionally, if there are any songs you'd like to hear them play, the band is taking requests:

during the october 2010 usa acoustic tour, the band accepted fan requests in advance through the website. this was a huge success, with nearly 100 different songs requested during the course of the tour! as a result, the band is once again taking requests, this time for the march tour. as the acoustic lineup features 4 of the original trashcans (frank, john, paul and stephen), the entire trashcan sinatras catalog is potentially available to select from for each show's set list.
For more detailed info, check out TCS' website. Also, do you play trumpet, coronet or flugelhorn?  The band are looking for a few good men. (Or women.) All Trashcan Sinatras tour dates are below.

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trashcan sinatras - twisted and bent (acoustic)

Trashcan Sinatras - 2011 North American Tour Dates
march 3 houston, tx - fitzgerald's (downstairs)
march 4 dallas, tx - the loft @ gilley's dallas
march 5 austin, tx - cactus cafe
march 7 atlanta, ga - smith's olde bar's atlanta room
march 8 charlotte, nc - the casbah @ tremont music hall
march 9 chapel hill, nc - local 506
march 11 annapolis, md - house party
march 12 philadelphia, pa - house party
march 13 new york, ny - joe's pub
march 14 northampton, ma - the iron horse music hall
march 16 boston, ma - club passim
march 17 rochester, ny - the lovin' cup
march 18 cleveland, oh - winchester music hall
march 20 evanston, il - space
march 23 dayton, oh - canal street tavern
march 24 st. louis, mo - firebird
march 26 minneapolis, mn - cedar cultural center
march 27 kansas city, mo - knucklehead's
march 28 denver, co - the walnut room
march 29 salt lake city, ut - the state room

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Comments (9)

Can we talk about The Wrens calling it quits for a second?

Posted by Anonymous | February 2, 2011 11:03 AM

obscurity knocks 1000 times in a row

Posted by Anonymous | February 2, 2011 11:03 AM

With an encore of Maybe I Should Drive

Posted by Anonymous | February 2, 2011 11:08 AM

11:03, The Wrens aren't breaking up. On their Facebook they said new album in 2011.

Posted by Anonymous | February 2, 2011 11:22 AM

Hate to break it to you but you might want to check out the article on Paste Magazine's website which has had Wren's Watch since forever confirming the split but the album will still be released.

Posted by Anonymous | February 2, 2011 11:37 AM

Totally agree with anon 11:03! One of the best songs of the last couple decades and they don't always play it...

Posted by Anonymous | February 2, 2011 12:09 PM

Fuck, you're right. RIP The Wrens.

Posted by Anonymous | February 2, 2011 12:14 PM

I'd like to see a show with those dinosaurs playing, if you don't mind me saying.

Posted by Anonymous | February 2, 2011 6:34 PM

The Wrens are not breaking up

Posted by Anonymous | February 2, 2011 6:41 PM

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