Posted in music | tour dates on May 5, 2011

Diamond Rings backstage at Radio City Music Hall (more by Chris La Putt)
Diamond Rings

Speaking of Toronto artists with ties to Fucked Up, congrats to Diamond Rings, who signed to Astralwerks worldwide last month (except for Canada, where he'll stay at Secret City Records). The label will give last year's Special Affections the reissue treatment, look for that starting on June 21st.

Maybe it will even be at the merch table two days early, when Diamond Rings plays with Porcelain Raft at Europa on June 19th as part of the Northside Festival. Tickets for the Brooklyn show are on sale, or you can try to get in with a Northside badge.

Porcelain Raft meanwhile plays a show with Here We Go Magic at Mercury Lounge on May 14th. Tickets are on sale for that, and NT and Bizi Gara are both also on the bill. For HWGM it's one of many May tour dates they have scheduled.

All tour dates and some videos below...

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Diamond Rings - It's Not My Party

Diamond Rings - Gentleman Who Fell (Milla Jovovich Cover)

DIAMOND RINGS - 2011 TOUR DATES
06/03/11 Toronto, ON Echo Beach @ Molson Ampitheatre *
06/04/11 Detroit, MI Royal Oak Music Theater**
06/05/11 Columbus, OH The LC Pavilion**
06/19/11 Brooklyn, NY Europa
08/07/11 Halifax, NS M Fest @ Alderney Landing Plaza
* w/ Robyn, Natalia Kills
** w/ Robyn

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Here We Go Magic -- 2011 Tour Dates
05/05 - Denver, CO / Larimer Lounge *
05/06 - Lawerence, KS / Jackpot Saloon w/ Tune-Yards, Buke and Gass
05/07 - St. Louis, MO / Firebird *
05/09 - Chicago, IL / Schuba's *
05/10 - Pontiac, MI / The Pike Room at The Crofoot *
05/11 - Toronto, ON, / Horseshoe Tavern *
05/12 - Montreal, QC, / Club Lambi * , Citizenship
05/13 - South Burlington, VT / Higher Ground Lounge
05/14 - New York, NY / Mercury Lounge w/ Porcelain Raft, NT, Bizi Gara
05/16 - Washington, DC / Red Palace **
05/17 - Chapel Hill, NC / Local 506 **
05/18 - Atlanta, GA / The Earl **
05/19 - Nashville, TN / The Basement **
05/20 - Pensacola, FL / Handlebar **
05/21 - New Orleans, LA / The Den at the Howlin' Wolf **
05/23 - Houston, TX / Fitzgerald's Downstairs **
05/24 - Dallas, TX / Club Dada **
05/25 - Austin, TX / The Parish **
06/24 - Cambridge, MA / T.T. the Bear's
* w/ AroarA
** w/ Caveman

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Porcelain Raft -- 2011 Tour Dates
05/14/11 New York, NY Mercury Lounge
06/19/11 Brooklyn, NY Europa

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Comments (11)

is that a man or a woman? or something in between?

Posted by Anonymous | May 5, 2011 1:34 PM

seems a shame to bury here we go magic in a post about this dunce

Posted by Anonymous | May 5, 2011 1:40 PM

So I went out 'n bought me a leisure suit
I jingle my change, but I'm still kinda cute
Got a job doin' radio promo
An none of the jocks even think I'm a homo
Eventually me 'n a friend
Sorta drifted along into S&M
I can take about an hour on the tower of power
Long as I gets a little golden shower

Posted by Anonymous | May 5, 2011 2:15 PM

Frohawk should open for him

Posted by Anonymous | May 5, 2011 3:04 PM

God, go to bed, all of you. Glam rock was the best.

Posted by Anonymous | May 5, 2011 3:20 PM

It's the remake of "The Flamingo Kid"

Posted by DED Soundsystem | May 5, 2011 3:36 PM

Leonardo DiCaprio, is that you?

Posted by Anonymous | May 5, 2011 3:56 PM

Legolos, do you hear that? Orcs!

Posted by Anonymous | May 5, 2011 4:18 PM

this is a marketing concept which should NEVER have been released to the public

some people will actually latch onto this, and believe it is cool

Posted by Anonymous | May 6, 2011 8:22 AM

Too shy shy hush hush eye to eye.

Posted by The Real Real Yup. PERIOD | May 6, 2011 11:29 AM

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