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Beach Slang sign to Polyvinyl for debut LP, kicking off tour with Cursive tonight (updated dates)

photo: Beach Slang at BV-RBSS at Baby’s in January (more by Ryan Muir)
Beach Slang

Beach Slang have been talking about the full-length followup to their two great 2014 EPs, and it’s now been announced that they’ve signed to Polyvinyl Records for it, making them labelmates with American Football, Japandroids, of Montreal, and more. Label founder Matt Lunsford said:

I was blown away by both of the Beach Slang 7″s. When we got to know the band, we were delighted that Polyvinyl and Beach Slang are such natural complements–sharing a hard working, DIY aesthetic and true love for what we do. We could not be more excited to be working together!

And Beach Slang singer James Snyder added, “I cannot stop floating. Thanks for making all of this happen. And, fuck, I do mean that.” Congrats guys! Album info is still TBA, but in the meantime you can revisit their EPs and their new song from the 6-way split with Modern Baseball and other bands, below.

They also begin their tour with Cursive tonight. It includes NYC stops at Bowery Ballroom on March 10 & 11, and the recently-added Saint Vitus show on March 12. All three are sold out, but you can still get tickets to the nearby NJ and Long Island shows on that tour. Beach Slang return to the NYC-area for Asbury Park’s Skate & Surf in May.

Updated dates are listed, with those song streams, below…

Beach Slang — 2015 Tour Dates
Feb 10 Bluebird Theater Denver, CO *
Feb 12 Urban Lounge Salt Lake City, UT*
Feb 13 Neurolux Boise, ID*
Feb 14 Neumos Seattle, WA*
Feb 15 Doug Fir Portland, OR*
Feb 17 Great American Music Hall San Francisco, CA *
Feb 18 SLO Brew Oceanside, CA*
Feb 19 Strummer’s Fresno, CA*
Feb 20 Echoplex Los Angeles, CA*
Feb 21 Glasshouse Pomona, CA*
Feb 22 Casbah San Diego, CA*
Feb 23 Crescent Ballroom Phoenix, AZ*
Feb 24 Sister Albuquerque, NM*
Feb 25 Tricky Falls El Paso, TX*
Feb 27 Mohawk Austin, TX*
Feb 28 TREES Dallas, TX*
Mar 01 Fitzgeralds Houston, TX*
Mar 03 The Social Orlando, FL*
Mar 04 The Earl Atlanta, GA*
Mar 05 CAT’S CRADLE Carrboro, NC*
Mar 06 Black Cat Washington, DC*
Mar 07 Union Transfer Philadelphia, PA*
Mar 08 Asbury Lanes Asbury Park, NJ*
Mar 10 Bowery Ballroom New York, NY*
Mar 11 Bowery Ballroom New York, NY*
Mar 12 Saint Vitus Brooklyn, NY*
Mar 13 Revolution Bar & Music Hall Amityville, NY*
Mar 14 Sinclair Boston, MA*
Mar 15 Mohawk Place Buffalo, NY*
Mar 16 Grog Shop Cleveland, OH*
May 01 Groezrock Meerhout, Belgium^
May 02 Gleis 22 Munster, Germany^
May 03 Schlachthof Club Wiesbaden, Germany^
May 04 Gebaude 9 Cologne, Germany^
May 05 HAFENKLANG Hamburg, Germany^
May 9 Keighley, UK The Exchange
May 10 Manchester, UK Tiger Lounge
May 11 Kingston Upon Thames, UK Banquet Records (early)
May 11 Brighton, UK Sticky Mike’s Frog Bar (late)
May 12 London, UK The Stillery (FREE Vice show)
May 15-17 Pouzza Fest Montreal, Canada
May 16-17 Skate and Surf Asbury Park, NJ^

* – w/ Cursive
^ – w/ Knapsack

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