Posted in music | tour dates on February 21, 2013

by Andrew Sacher

The Holydrug Couple
The Holydrug Couple

Follakzoid and The Holydrug Couple are both psychedelic bands from Chile signed to Brooklyn label, Sacred Bones. This past January, the label released their new albums, II (Follakzoid) and Noctuary (The Holydrug Couple), and both can be streamed below. Follakzoid's album cuts psychedelia with a sort of stark goth rock, whereas The Holydrug Couple are more outward in their homages to the late '60s, mixing a Summer of Love jangle with Eastern melodies and Revolver rhythms.

The two bands are heading out on separate North American tours this year, but are crossing paths in NYC for shows together on March 20 at Death by Audio and March 21 at Mercury Lounge with La Big Vic. No advance tickets for the DBA show but tickets for the Merc show are on sale now.

Lists of all dates and album streams below...

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Follakzoid - II

Follakzoid -- 2013 Tour Dates
Feb 27, 2013: Los Angeles, CA, The Space Temple (w/ Psychic Ills)
Feb 28, 2013: San Francisco, CA, Noise Pop @ Hemlock Tavern (w/ Psychic Ills)
Mar 1, 2013: Eugene , OR, TBD (w/ Psychic Ills)
Mar 2, 2013: Portland, OR, Mississippi Studios (w/ Psychic Ills)
Mar 3, 2013: Vancouver, BC, Electric Owl (w/ Psychic Ills)
Mar 4, 2013: Seattle, WA, Crocodile (w/ Psychic Ills)
Mar 5, 2013: Boise, ID, Neurolux (w/ Psychic Ills)
Mar 6, 2013: Salt Lake City, UT, Urban Lounge (w/ Psychic Ills)
Mar 7, 2013: Denver, CO, Hi Dive (w/ Psychic Ills)
Mar 8, 2013: Lawrence, KS, Jackpot Music Hall (w/ Psychic Ills)
Mar 9, 2013: Minneapolis, MN, 7th St Entry @ First Ave (w/ Psychic Ills)
Mar 10, 2013: Milwaukee, WI, Quarters (w/ Psychic Ills)
Mar 11, 2013: Chicago, IL, Empty Bottle (w/ Psychic Ills)
Mar 20, 2013: Brooklyn, NY Death by Audio (w/ The Holydrug Couple)
Mar 21, 2013: New York, NY Mercury Lounge (w/ The Holydrug Couple)

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The Holydrug Couple - Noctuary

The Holydrug Couple -- 2013 Tour Dates
Mar 20, 2013: Brooklyn, NY Death by Audio (w/ Follakzoid)
Mar 21, 2013: New York, NY Mercury Lounge (w/ Follakzoid)
Apr 17, 2013: Detroit, MI, The Loving Touch (w/ Warlocks)
Apr 18, 2013: Grand Rapids, MI, Mulligan's Pub (w/ Warlocks)
Apr 19, 2013: Ft. Wayne, IN, The Brass Rail (w/ Warlocks)
Apr 20, 2013: Milwaukee, WI, Milwaukee Psych Fest (w/ Warlocks)
Apr 21, 2013: Chicago, IL, Subterrannean (w/ Warlocks)

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Comments (10)

Wonder if these dogs will get a chili reception!

Posted by Anonymous | February 21, 2013 11:46 AM

the first good sacred bones releases in so long

Posted by Anonymous | February 21, 2013 11:47 AM

Wonder if this bands Chilean "Bass" player likes Phish?

Posted by Anonymous | February 21, 2013 11:48 AM

Both records/bands rule. (They share a member, too) Great double bill.

Posted by Anonymous | February 21, 2013 12:26 PM

Got my tickets yesterday! This and the Goat show are the ones not to miss! Ive been listening to the Föllakzoid album everyday! Cant wait for this.

Föllakzoid needs to be at PsychFest next year!

Posted by Anonymous | February 21, 2013 12:45 PM

Chilean like a Villean

Posted by Anonymous | February 21, 2013 1:32 PM

I don't know about The Bats, but I bet I can find a band in this post that could fit the name The Fats amirite two way radios

Posted by two way radios | March 8, 2013 12:50 AM

I do say I like it.

Posted by Jamie | March 9, 2014 7:18 PM

jesus christ someone makes good psychedelic music and it automatically gets compared to tame impala. And T.P with the Beatles! Stop with needless labels!!!

Posted by Julcisko | September 18, 2014 4:14 AM

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