by Fred Pessaro // BBG
Al Cisneros with Om at Bowery Ballroom, Nov 2012 (more by Fred Pessaro // BBG)
Sleep is honored to perform at Maryland Deathfest 2013.Good news, which hopefully also means the return of Sleep for recorded material as well. Wow. More details on the way including, hopefully, tour dates outside of their appearance at 35 Denton and at MDF.
Al Cisneros (Om, Sleep), Matt Pike (High On Fire, Sleep) and Jason Roeder (Neurosis, Sleep) have been carefully balancing busy touring schedules to push forward with Sleep as a full, reunited band...
We look forward to MDF and beyond.
Praise thee who accept The Iommic in thine heart
Current Sleep bandmates have been busy with their other projects as of late. Jason Roeder just celebrated the release of the new Neurosis LP in Oakland (pics). Matt Pike is currently on tour with High on Fire, and will play two NYC shows this weekend. And last but not least, Al Cisneros played with Om at Bowery Ballroom on 11/21 (pics) and will return to join Johnny Marr (who has a new solo album coming) and Kim Gordon at Terminal 5 on 12/1 for Dinosaur Jr's celebration of You're Living All Over Me. Tickets are still available.
Dinosaur Jr recently added a grip of European dates to their current slate of shows. Check out those dates alongside a stream of the new live album recorded in 1987 titled Chocomel Daze (out now on Merge).
DINOSAUR JR - 2012-2013 TOUR DATES
11/28/12 Northampton, MA Pearl Street Nightclub United States
11/29/12 Portland, ME The State Theatre United States
11/30/12 Boston, MA Paradise Rock Club United States
12/01/12 New York, NY Terminal 5 United States
01/30/13 Glasgow Arches United Kingdom
01/31/13 Leeds Leeds University Stylus United Kingdom
02/01/13 Manchester HMV Ritz United Kingdom
02/02/13 Brighton Concorde2 United Kingdom
02/03/13 Bristol Fiddlers United Kingdom
02/06/13 Paris Trabendo France
02/07/13 Esch Alzette Rockhal Luxembourg
02/08/13 Amsterdam Paradiso Netherlands
02/09/13 Antwerp Trix Hall Belgium
02/11/13 Courtrai De Kreun Belgium
02/12/13 Frankfurt Batschkapp Germany
02/13/13 Lausanne Les Docks Switzerland
02/14/13 Zurich Le Plaza Switzerland
02/15/13 Milan, Mezzago Bloom Italy
02/16/13 Zagreb Culture Factory Croatia
02/18/13 Prague Lucerna Music Bar Czech Republic
02/19/13 Berlin Postbahnhof Germany
02/24/13 Tampere Klubi Finland
02/25/13 Helsinki Tavastia Finland
03/05/13 Auckland Powerstation New Zealand
03/07/13 Melbourne, Victoria Corner Hotel Australia
03/08/13 Melbourne, Victoria The Espy Australia
03/09/13 Meredith, Victoria Meredith Supernatural Ampitheatre
03/10/13 Adelaide, SA The Gov Australia
03/12/13 Perth Astor Theatre Australia
03/14/13 Brisbane The Hi-Fi Australia
03/15/13 Coolangatta Coolangatta Hotel Australia
03/16/13 Sydney The HiFi Australia