Posted in music | tour dates on June 17, 2014

by Rob Sperry-Fromm

Worms

Amherst, MA sludge-punks Worms bring their ongoing tour to NYC this Thursday, where they'll play The Acheron (6/19) with Philly post-punks Psychic Teens (on tour themselves) and local noisemakers Big Neck Police. Author & Punisher and Ecstatic Vision had previously been on the bill but both dropped off. Tickets for that show are on sale now. All remaining dates for both Worms and Psychic Teens are listed below.

Worms, a power trio whose members run with the dark Western Mass collective Dark World, are cut from a similar '90s-influenced cloth as Western Mass compatriots like Blessed State and Potty Mouth (in fact, Potty Mouth's Abby Weems designed their album cover, pictured above), but with a darker, sludgier, more Jesus Lizard-influenced vibe. They put out their self-titled debut LP in April 2013, which is streaming below.

Check out that stream, along with the list of remaining tour dates for both Worms and Psychic Teens, and Worms' music video for "East Longmeadow."

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Worms -- 2014 Tour Dates
6/17 Kung Fu Necktie, Philadelphia, PA
6/18 Dusk, Providence, RI
6/19 The Acheron, Brooklyn, NY w/ Psychic Teens, Big Neck Police
6/20 Distant Castle, Worcester, MA

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Psychic Teens -- 2014 Tour Dates
6/18 Golden Tea House, Philadelphia, PA
6/19 The Acheron, Brooklyn, NY w/ Worms, Big Neck Police
6/20 Allen St Hardware Store Cafe, Buffalo, NY
6/21 Gorham Brothers Music, Syracuse, NY

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Comments (4)

More of this, Massachusetts? You're really starting to bring me down.

Posted by Anonymous | June 17, 2014 9:37 PM

why is mass bringing you down? these guys kill it!

Posted by Anonymous | June 18, 2014 12:37 AM

both great bands, look forward to catching one of these shows.

Posted by f.madball | June 18, 2014 4:45 AM

Local post-punk Husbandry has been picked to fill out the bill. HusbandryNY.Bandcamp.com

Posted by Anonymous | June 19, 2014 12:35 AM

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