Posted in Contests | music | tour dates on November 29, 2011

Dum Dum Girls (more by Tim Griffin)
Dum Dum Girls

Dum Dum Girls (#40 on Rough Trade's favorite albums of 2011) may have their New Year's planned in Australia, but not before the band hits a very-recently-announced show at Brooklyn Bowl on December 1st with DIVE and Xray Eyeballs. The band will also play Late Night with Jimmy Fallon that night (actually technically earlier that day). Tickets are still available OR you can roll the dice and try to win a MEGA prize pack featuring "EIGHT free tickets and two hours of free bowling & shoes for up to 8 people!". Details on how you can enter to win are below.

Maybe Dee Dee is sticking around town too, because the Dum Dum Girl is also scheduled to bless Brooklyn Bowl with a DJ set on 12/17 as part of a reunion show for Stylofone (mems Amazing Baby, MGMT and Standing Nudes). Tickets are still available. She is also playing solo acoustic at Glasslands that same night along with an acoustic Crocodiles set. Tickets are on sale.

In related "news" a video below shows Dee Dee gushing about The Cure's great Disintegration. The Cure did NOT play that LP at Beacon Theater as part of their three night stay over the weekend. They instead focused on earlier material. The setlist from their third Beacon Theater show and all DDG tour dates and some videos and the contest below...

A Forest - The Cure Reflections 11/27/11 Beacon Theater NYC

Primary - The Cure Reflections 11/27/11 Beacon Theater NYC

On The Record: Dum Dum Girls talk The Cure

Dum Dum Girls - "Coming Down" at Cantora Labs' 10/20/11 CMJ

Dum Dum Girls - Last Caress (Misfits cover)

TO ENTER THE CONTEST FOR THE DUM DUM GIRLS TICKETS AND BOWLING: Be 21+ and email BVCONTESTS@HOTMAIL.COM (subject: DUM DUM BOWLING). Include your first and last name in the email. We'll pick a winner at random and contact them with more details. Good luck!

Thursday, December 1, 2011 Brooklyn Bowl, Brooklyn NY
Saturday, December 17, 2011 Glasslands, Brooklyn, NY (solo acoustic)
Saturday, December 17, 2011 Brooklyn Bowl, Brooklyn NY DJ Set
Thursday, December 29, 2011 Peat’s Ridge Festival , Sydney Australia
Friday, December 30, 2011 Pyramid Rock Festival, Melbourne Australia
Saturday, December 31, 2011 No Years Festival, Brisbane Australia
Monday, January 2, 2012 Oxford Art Factory, Sydney Australia
Tuesday, January 3, 2012 Corner Hotel, Melbourne Australia
Friday, January 6, 2012 King's Arms, Auckland New Zealand

Three Imaginary Boys
10:15 Saturday Night
Grinding Halt
Another Day
Subway Song
Foxy Lady
(The Jimi Hendrix Experience cover)
So What
Fire In Cairo
It's Not You
Three Imaginary Boys
The Weedy Burton
Seventeen Seconds
A Reflection
Play For Today
In Your House
The Final Sound
A Forest
At Night
Seventeen Seconds
The Holy Hour
Other Voices
All Cats Are Grey
The Funeral Party
The Drowning Man
World War
I'm Cold
Plastic Passion
Killing An Arab
Jumping Someone Else's Train
Another Journey By Train
Splintered In Her Head
Charlotte Sometimes
The Hanging Garden
Let's Go To Bed
The Walk
The Lovecats
The Caterpillar
Close To Me
In Between Days
Boys Don't Cry



Comments (11)

glad dive is playing this show. fresh young band. love em. dive dive dive

Posted by Anonymous | November 29, 2011 4:14 PM

maybe we should all spam dive's gmail inbox until they at least get really annoyed. what does everyone think?

Posted by Anonymous | November 29, 2011 4:16 PM

dum dum dive die

Posted by Anonymous | November 29, 2011 4:33 PM

acoustic crocodiles set hahahahahahaha. i might actually go just to see these guys try and wrap their head around playing their songs acoustic.

that's like having an acoustic daft punk set.

Posted by Anonymous | November 29, 2011 4:38 PM


Posted by Anonymous | November 29, 2011 5:13 PM

For the acoustic set both bands just sit up there with a one-string acoustic & play the 'You Trip Me Up' bassline. Actually, no, wait, someone else does that 'Be My Baby' drum thing on a bongo.

Posted by Anonymous | November 29, 2011 6:12 PM

Its a bit Nipply out there!

Posted by Anonymous | November 29, 2011 7:47 PM

6:12 took the thought right out of my brain

Posted by Anonymous | November 29, 2011 10:35 PM

Looks like the Pandoras, but lacks any sort of real identity.

Posted by Anonymous | November 30, 2011 3:49 AM

love both bands but 6:12 nailed it.

Posted by Anonymous | November 30, 2011 7:17 AM

dum dum girls rule

Posted by jordon | August 11, 2013 3:13 PM

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