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Pictureplane on Halloween in NYC (more by Andrew St. Clair)
Speaking of Teengirl Fantasy, they're set to head out on tour with Pictureplane in late July. The tour kicks off in Boston on July 20 and hits NYC on July 22 at a TBD location and July 23 at Coco66. Gatekeeper, who also play 285 Kent with Teengirl Fantasy this Saturday night (June 18), open the tour. Tickets for the Coco66 show are on sale now.
Pictureplane will release Thee Physical on July 19 via Lovepump United. The album was produced and recorded by Egedy and mixed/co-produced by Jupiter Keyes of HEALTH. Grab the tracks "Post Physical" and "Real Is a Feeling" above. Those tracks are two of the more mildly-named tracks on the new album. Check out song titles like "Techno Fetish" and "Trancegender" on the full tracklist below.
Both Pictureplane and Teengirl Fantasy also play PS1 Warm Up events this summer in Long Island City, but on different days. As just mentioned, Teengirl Fantasy play on August 27. Pictureplane plays one week prior on August 20 with Juan Maclean (DFA), Blood Orange (Dev from Lightspeed Champion), Solange (Knowles), Grimes, and Ford & Lopatin (formerly Games).
The Juan Maclean (Juan and Nancy)
Juan Maclean has a few other DJ sets coming up this summer as well. Tonight (6/17), as mentioned, he'll transform Williamsburg's Metro Community Laundromat into the Dirty Disco Laundrette with fellow DFA DJ Justin Miller. The flier for the show is below. Tickets are still available (which is not surprising if you look at the price). Juan Maclean also DJs at Cielo Club on June 28 with Eli Escobar and Runaway. Tickets are available.
Blood Orange and Grimes open the Washed Out show at Bowery Ballroom on July 11. Blood Orange also open the previously announced The Ghost of a Sabre Tooth Tiger (Sean Lennon) free show on June 24 at South Street Seaport.
In other Grimes news, she remixed the single "Summon The Sound" by British psychedelic punks S.C.U.M.. "Summon The Sound" is off their upcoming debut Amber Hands which comes out late summer/early fall on Mute Records. The band is named for the 1968 feminist tract S.C.U.M. (Society for Cutting Up Men) Manifesto by Valerie Solanas. S.C.U.M. just finished up a tour with The Kills in the UK. Listen to the original and the Grimes remix (which you can also download above), below.
Grimes also has other upcoming shows with fellow Canadians Gobble Gobble and Pat Jordache. All tour dates, Pictureplane album info, and other stuff below...
Thee Physical tracklist:
1 Body Mod
2 Black Nails
3 Sex Mechanism
4 Touching Transform
5 Post Physical
6 Techno Fetish
7 Real is a Feeling
9 Negative Slave
10 Breath Work
11 Thee Power Hand
Pictureplane / Teengirl Fantasy 2011 Tour Dates
07.20 BOSTON, MA @ Great Scott
07.21 PHILADELPHIA, PA @ Voyeur
07.22 NEW YORK, NY @ TBD
07.23 BROOKLYN, NY @ CoCo66
07.24 BALTIMORE, MD @ Club Hippo
07.25 WASHINGTON, DC @ Subterranean A
07.26 PITTSBURGH, PA @ Belvedere's
07.27 CLEVELAND, OH @ B-Side
07.28 LOUISVILLE, KY @ Zanzabar
07.29 CHICAGO, IL @ Empty Bottle
07.30 COLUMBUS, OH @ Double Happiness
07.31 BUFFALO, NY @ Mohawk
08.20 LONG ISLAND CITY, NY @ MoMA PS1 (just Pictureplane)
08.27 LONG ISLAND CITY, NY @ MoMA PS1 (just Teengirl Fantasy)
Juan Maclean -- 2011 Tour Dates
2011-06-17 DJ Set Williamsburg Metro Community Laundromat
2011-06-18 DJ Set Miami The Electric Pickle
2011-06-25 DJ Set Enghien Les Bains Numériques
2011-06-28 DJ Set New York Cielo
2011-07-09 DJ Set Chicago West Fest
2011-07-15 DJ Set Benacassim Benacassim Festival
2011-07-17 DJ Set London Lovebox Festival
2011-08-20 LONG ISLAND CITY, NY @ MoMA PS1 w/ Pictureplane & more
S.C.U.M. - "Summon The Sound"
Grimes - 2011 Tour Dates
Sat 06/18/11 918 Bathurst Toronto ON NXNE - Official Snales & Ladders Showcase, Doldrums
Mon 07/11/11 Bowery Ballroom New York NY w/ Washed Out & Blood Orange
Thu 07/21/11 The Casbah Hamilton ON +
Sat 07/23/11 Granada Theater Dallas TX
Sun 07/24/11 Hillside Festival Guelph ON +
Tue 07/26/11 The Mansion Kingston ON +
Wed 07/27/11 Mavericks Ottawa ON +
Thu 07/28/11 La Sala Rossa Montreal PQ +
Fri 07/29/11 Le Cercle Quebec QC +
Sat 07/30/11 The Capital Complex Fredericton NB +
Sun 07/31/11 SappyFest Sackville NB +
+ w/ Gobble Gobble, Pat Jordache