Posted in music | pictures | tour dates on February 16, 2012

photos by Chris La Putt

Cold Specks @ Public Assembly (BV CMJ 2011)
Cold Specks

As recently mentioned, the "doom soul" project of songwriter and vocalist Al Spx, Cold Specks, is heading out on a tour with Great Lake Swimmers that comes to Bowery Ballroom on May 30. It has since been revealed that Cold Specks has also been signed to Mute! The label will release Cold Specks' debut album I Predict A Graceful Expulsion on May 22. You can watch the new video for album song "Holland", along with a belated set of pictures from her U.S. debut show, with all tour dates, below...

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Cold Specks @ a BrooklynVegan day party @ Public Assembly:

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Cold Specks - Holland (Official Video)

Cold Specks -- 2012 Tour Dates
March 13th-18th - SXSW - Austin, TX
March 21st - Co-operators Hall at River Run - Guelph, ON
March 22nd - The Music Gallery - Toronto, ON
May 1st - Lincoln Hall - Chicago, IL
May 2nd - High Noon Saloon - Madison, WI
May 3rd - Cedar Cultural Centre - Minneapolis, MN
May 4th - West End Cultural Centre - Winnipeg, MB
May 6th - McDougall United Church - Edmonton, AB
May 7th - Central United Church - Calgary, AB
May 8th - Southminster United Church - Lethbridge, AB
May 9th - The Royal - Nelson, BC
May 11th - The Commodore Ballroom - Vancouver, BC
May 12th - Alix Goolden Hall - Victoria, BC
May 13th - Tractor Tavern - Seattle, WA
May 14th - Doug Fir Lounge - Portland, OR
May 16th - The Independent - San Francisco, CA
May 18th - Troubadour - Los Angeles, CA
May 19th - The Compound Grilll - Phoenix, AZ
May 20th - Club Congress - Tucson, AZ
May 22nd - The Prophet Bar - Dallas, TX
May 23rd - Stubb's BBQ (Indoor) - Austin, TX
May 24th - One Eyed Jacks - New Orleans, LA
May 25th - Variety Playhouse - Atlanta, GA
May 26th - Grey Eagle - Asheville, NC
May 27th - Rock and Roll Hotel - Washington, DC
May 28th - Johnny Brenda's - Philadelphia, PA
May 30th - Bowery Ballroom - New York, NY
May 31st - Middle East Downstairs - Cambridge, MA
June 2nd - The Music Hall, Toronto, ON

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Comments (3)

Great voice, great songwriting. I expect big things from her in the next couple years. Ya heard!

Posted by Anonymous | February 16, 2012 12:54 PM

This is really good, wow.

Posted by Anonymous | February 16, 2012 4:27 PM

This is really good, wow.

Posted by Classified | February 25, 2012 9:00 AM

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