Posted in music on October 16, 2012

King Tuff @ Knitting Factory in 2011 (more by Jessica Amaya)
King Tuff

We've known King Tuff were going to be at CMJ this year, as part of their tour with The Intelligence, but now we know the specifics. Kyle and the band will play three times next week: The Sub Pop showcase at Knitting Factory on 10/18 (11:20 PM) with Pissed Jeans, Metz, Daughn Gibson, Poor Moon and Debo Band, then the Inland Empire showcase at City Reliquary on 10/19 (7 PM, invite only) with Sinkane and more, and finally DIY space Cheap Storage on 10/20 (midnight) with Royal Baths, Habibi, Turnip King and Total Slacker. The band have extended their tour as well, with newly-added West Coast dates. Updated tour schedule is below.

King Tuff also have a new single out, "Screaming Skull," that isn't pulled from this year's self-titled album on Sub Pop. You can stream it below and buy it from Sub Pop or the merch table on tour.

Meanwhile, we just revealed that The Intelligence will play our BV day party at Public Assembly on Friday (10/19), headlining the back room at 5:15 PM. Check out the FULL SCHEDULE for Friday here.

Meanwhile, The Intelligence play Maxwell's on Wednesday (10/17, tickets) with Ba Babes, then the My Social List free day party at Public Assembly on October 18 (4:30 PM) with Roomrunner, Wild Yaks and Royal Baths, then later that night at Death by Audio as part of a killer bill with Montreal krautrockers Absolutely Free, locals Parquet Courts and Viva L'American Deathray Music. The DbA show is not affiliated with CMJ and $7 gets you in at the door.

King Tuff dates and song stream are below.

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flyer for their 11/10 Sailor Jerry-presented show in MI
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King Tuff - 2012 Tour Dates
Oct. 11- Detroit, MI - The Larger House *
Oct. 12- Toronto, ON - The Garrison *
Oct. 13- Montreal QC - II Motore *
Oct. 14 - Quebec City, QC - Le Cercle *
Oct. 15 - Fredericton, NB - The Capital
Oct. 16 - Halifax, NS - Reflection Cabaret
Oct. 18 - Brooklyn, NY - CMJ @ Knitting Factory / Sub Pop showcase (11:20 pm)
Oct. 19 - Brooklyn, NY - CMJ @ Reliquary / Inland Empire Showcase (7 pm)
Oct. 19 - Brooklyn, NY - CMJ @ Cheap Storage (12 am)
Oct. 20 - Providence, RI - AS220 *
Oct. 22 - Philadelphia, PA - Johnny Brenda's *$
Oct. 23 - Washington, DC - Black Cat *$
Oct. 24 - Durham, NC - Duke Coffeehouse *
Oct. 25 - Atlanta, GA - The Earl *#
Oct. 26 - St. Augustine, FL - Nobby's *
Oct. 27 - Ybor City, FL - New World Brewery*
Oct. 28 - Orlando, FL - Will's Pub *
Oct. 30 - Tallahassee, FL - Retrofit Records *
Oct. 31 - Birmingham, AL - Bottle Tree *!
Nov. 01 - New Orleans, LA - One Eyed Jacks *
Nov. 02 - Beaumont, TX - Victoria House *
Nov. 03 - Austin, TX - Red 7 (Fun Fun Fun Fest Nites)*
Nov. 04 - Dallas, TX - Club Dada * +
Nov. 06 - Nashville, TN - Stone Fox^
Nov. 07 - Cincinnati, OH - MOTR Pub ^
Nov. 08 - Chicago, IL - Subterranean ^
Nov. 09 - Milwaukee, WI - Cactus Club^
Nov. 10 - Grand Rapids, MI - The Pyramid Scheme ^ (free with RSVP)
Nov. 30 - Visalia, CA - Cellar Door
Dec. 01 - Oakland, CA - The New Parish
Dec. 02 - Sacramento, CA - Bows & Arrows Gallery
Dec. 04 - Nampa, ID - Flying M Coffee Garage
Dec. 06 - Seattle, WA - The Crocodile
Dec. 07 - Vancouver, BC - Waldorf
Dec. 08 - Olympia, WA - The Northern
Dec. 09 - Portland, OR - The Doug Fir Lounge
Dec. 11 - Fresno, CA - Fulton 55
Dec. 13 - Los Angeles, CA - The Echo
Dec. 14 - Los Angeles, CA - Eagle Rock Center for the Arts
* w/ The Intelligence
$ w/ Poor Moon
# w/ Mike Watt + the Missingmen
! w/ Man or Astro-man?
^ w/ Gap Dream
+ w/ Natural Child, Sic Alps

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Comments (4)

TOO MUCH EPIC!

Posted by Anonymous | October 16, 2012 4:22 PM

This store has to be one of the biggest jokes in the city.You're better off buying recods in the street.

Posted by Jokes 2013 | November 22, 2012 4:16 PM

This band is great live and on record. Haters to the left, as my main man Kenneth Parcells would say.

Posted by Gnagen | January 21, 2013 3:46 PM

I love king tuff.

Posted by catering winnipeg | July 9, 2013 7:42 PM

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