Dan Deacon at Ecstatic Music Fest (more by David Andrako)
Dan Deacon has released "Lots", the first single from the Baltimore-an's debut LP for Domino Records America, due on August 27/28. In preparation, Deacon has will play a few dates around the states as well as in Europe, including a stop at River Rocks at Pier 84 on July 12th for a FREE show with John Maus and recently added opener Roomrunner. All Dan Deacon dates are listed below. All River Rocks shows are listed HERE.
If you can't wait to get your fix of the noisy-skronk of Roomrunner then head by Cake Shop on June 15th. There the ex-Double Dagger band will team with the also great Dope Body, Zulus, Guardian Alien and Lushes. Full set of Roomrunner dates are listed below along with a stream of their recent EP.
Speaking of John Maus, he's preparing to release A Collection of Rarities and Previously Unreleased Material on July 13th via Ribbon Music. The record features tracks that date back as far as 1999, and you can check out one track "Mental Breakdown" below. Order your copy via the label. the first 500 come in a rare translucent pink.
A listing of all tour dates and some streams are below.
ROOMRUNNER - 2012 TOUR DATES
JUNE 15: NEW YORK, NY @ CAKE SHOP W/ DONG BABY, GUARDIAN ALIEN, ZULUS
JUNE 23: BALTIMORE, MD @ GOLDEN WEST W/ DAUGHN GIBSON, SPEEDY ORTIZ
JULY 12: NYC @ RIVER ROCKS PIER 84 W/ DAN DEACON, JOHN MAUS
AUG: MISSOULA, MT - TOTAL FEST XI
SEP: RALEIGH, NC - HOPSCOTCH FEST
DAN DEACON - 2012 TOUR DATES
07-07 Des Moines, IA - 80/35 Festival
07-12 New York, NY - Pier 84
07-14 Cincinatti, OH - Bunbury Music Festival
07-21 Antigonish, NS - Evolve Festival *
09-01 Chicago, IL - North Coast Music Festival #
09-07 Raleigh, NC - Hopscotch Music Festival #
09-19 Prague, CZ - Meet Factory ^
09-20 Berlin, DE - Festsall Kreuzberg ^
09-21 Hamburg, DE - Reepers ^
09-22 Eindehoven, NL - Area 51 ^
09-23 Amsterdam, NL - Bitterzoet ^
09-24 Brussels, BE - Botanique ^
09-25 Paris, FR - Le Trebando ^
09-26 London, UK - Scala ^
09-28 Manchester, UK - Islington Mill ^
09-29 Brighton, UK - The Haunt ^
* solo performance
# Dan Deacon Ensemble
^ w/ 2 drummers