Posted in music | tour dates on April 4, 2012

Acid Mothers Temple at Knitting Factory (more by Greg Cristman)
Acid Mothers Temple

Acid Mothers Temple & The Melting Paraiso U.F.O. are
Tsuyama Atsushi : bass, voice, cosmic joker
Higashi Hiroshi : synthesizers, dancin'king
Shimura Koji : drums latino cool
Tabata Mitsuru : guitar, guitar synthesizer, maratab
Kawabata Makoto : guitar, speed guru
with
Justin "God" Waters : god
Acid Mothers Temple & The Melting Paraiso U.F.O. will team with Phantom Family Halo for a month-long, country-wide tour, entitled "Last Tour in US & Canada 2012". Starting on April 6th in TX which is the state the tour ends in on May 12th, the two bands hit NYC at Knitting Factory in Brooklyn on April 30 (tickets) and Mercury Lounge on May 1st (tickets). The full tour schedule, which includes appearances from Clang Quartet on the second leg of the journey, is below.

Acid Mothers Temple welcomed two studio albums, Pink Lady Lemonade ~ You're From Inner Space and The Ripper At The Heaven's Gates Of Dark, last year. Check out a great video of the band talking about what's in their bag at Amoeba Records, with all tour dates, below....

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Acid Mothers

ACID MOTHERS TEMPLE & THE MELTING PARAISO U.F.O., PHANTOM FAMILY HALO - 2012 TOUR DATES
Apr. 06 Dallas TX @ The Prophet Bar
Apr. 07 Kansas City MO @ The Riot Room
Apr. 08 Denver CO @ Larimer Lounge
Apr. 09 Salt Lake City UT @ Urban Lounge
Apr. 11 Tucson AZ @ Club Congress
Apr. 12 San Diego CA @ Soda Bar
Apr. 13 Los Angeles CA @ Echo
Apr. 14 San Francisco @ Bottom Of The Hill
Apr. 16 Portland OR @ Holocene
Apr. 17 Seattle WA @ The Tractor Tavern
Apr. 18 Vancouver BC @ The media Club
Apr. 21 Minneapolis MN @ 7th Street Entry
Apr. 22 Madison WI @ The Frequency
Apr. 23 Chicago IL @ Empty Bottle
Apr. 24 Cleveland Heights OH @ Grog Shop
Apr. 25 Detroit MI @ Magic Stick
Apr. 26 Toronto ON @ The Garrison
Apr. 27 Montreal QC @ Il Motore
Apr. 28 Allston MA @ Great Scott
Apr. 30 Brooklyn NY @ Knitting Factory *
May. 01 New York NY @ Mercury Lounge *
May. 02 Philadelphia PA @ Johnny Brenda's *
May. 03 Baltimore MD @ Ottobar *
May. 04 Washington DC @ Red Palace *
May. 05 Chapel Hill NC @ Local 506 *
May. 06 West Columbia SC @ New Brookland Tavern *
May. 07 Atlanta GA @ Drunken Unicorn *
May. 08 Birmingham AL @ Bottletree *
May. 09 New Orleans LA @ One Eyed Jacks *
May. 10 Houston TX @ Fitzgerald's *
May. 11 San Antonio TX @ The Korova *
May. 12 Austin TX @ The Mohawk *
* w/ Clang Quartet

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Comments (10)

Don't these guys have like a billion albums or something? How am I supposed to follow their stuff at their shows? Or do they just improvise here?

Posted by Anonymous | April 4, 2012 5:00 PM

The last time I saw Kawabata it was so loud that my ears actually bled.

Posted by Cory Greenwell | April 4, 2012 5:15 PM

And Acid Mothers Temple are amazing live pretty much always.

Posted by Anonymous | April 4, 2012 6:48 PM

Yeah, last time I saw them Kawabata played some absurdly high note using some piece of metal and everyone in the club kinda of crunched down and cringed.

Posted by Anonymous | April 4, 2012 10:44 PM

They always pretty rude with the banter when bush was in office with stereotyping Americans. Then again GSYBE did that too.

Posted by Anonymous | April 5, 2012 1:57 AM

Dallas TX, Salt Lake City UT, Tucson AZ, West Columbia SC, Birmingham AL, San Antonio TX ......give me a break!.......apparently this band is in fear of Miami FL............just ask Clang Quartet..............

Posted by Anonymous | April 5, 2012 3:38 AM

AMT RULES!!!! IMITATORS BEWARE, POSEURS BE WARNED, FANS REJOICE!!!!!!!

Posted by Anonymous | April 5, 2012 9:43 AM

@10:44 Yeah, there's photos of that instrument in my review (if you click on my name). Approx half the audience left because we were in a tiny room and the sound was so shrill and bounced everywhere. Like an idiot I sat on the floor right beside him snapping pics. My then gf confirmed the ear-bleeding with her otoscope.

Posted by Cory | April 6, 2012 3:54 PM

And Acid Mothers Temple are amazing live pretty much always.

Posted by Souq | April 8, 2012 3:13 PM

totally wicked

Posted by jordon | August 3, 2013 4:08 PM

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