photos by Brook Bobbins
Duo Bass Drum of Death released their debut, LP GB City, via Fat Possum on April 12th, 2011, and are on tour now in support of it. That tour brought them to NYC this weekend for two shows. They're opening for Crocodiles and The Fresh & Onlys tonight (4/23) at Music Hall, and last night they played their own show at Glasslands which is where these pictures are from.
UPDATE: Make that three shows. they also play at 1:30am Saturday night at Shea Stadium with Unknown Mortal Orchestra who play Pianos Sunday night.
More pictures, with all tour dates, below....
Bass Drum of Death -- 2011 Tour Dates
04/23/11 Brooklyn, NY @ Music Hall of Williamsburg w/ Crocodiles
04/24/11 Washington, DC @ Black Cat w/ Davila 666
04/26/11 Atlanta, GA @ The Earl
04/27/11 Auburn, AL, Marion House
04/28/11 Oxford, MS @ Proud Larrys
04/30/11 Austin, TX @ Austin Psych Fest w/ Prefuse 73, Black Moth Super Rainbow, etc.
05/02/11 Houston, Texas, US, Fitzgerald's
05/04/11 Birmingham, AL @ Bottletree w/ Smith Westerns & Unknown Mortal Orchestra
05/05/11 New Orleans, LA @ One Eyed Jacks w/ Smith Westerns & Unknown Mortal Orchestra
05/07/11 Memphis, TN, Hi-Tone Cafe