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Jeff Rosenstock & Chris Farren’s band Antarctigo Vespucci releasing debut LP (stream the new song “Losing My Mind”)

by Andrew Sacher

photo: Antarctigo Vespucci at Rough Trade in May (more by Ryan Muir)
Anarctigo Vespucci

In addition to both having active solo careers, Jeff Rosenstock (Bomb the Music Industry, Arrogant Sons of Bitches) and Chris Farren (Fake Problems) are also the collaborative duo Antarctigo Vespucci, who released their debut EP last year. They’re set to follow it with their first full length, Leavin’ La Vida Loca, on July 24 via Really Records (pre-order). Jeff and Chris were backed by Gaslight Anthem drummer Benny Horowitz for the recording.

The album’s new single is “Losing My Mind.” It’s a bit calmer than the crunchy power pop of a song like last year’s “I’m Giving Up On U2,” but Jeff and Chris’s knack for addictive melodies are just as intact as you’d expect. It’s mostly lo-fi indie rock in the traditional sense, but with a few surprises like the blasting synths in the first verse. Check it out — it premieres below.

Antarctigo Vespucci’s only upcoming date at the moment is The Fest, but both Jeff and Chris have solo tours too.

Jeff’s tour with Dan Andriano (of Alkaline Trio), Pet Symmetry and High Dive hits NYC on July 31 at the Marlin Room at Webster Hall (tickets).

And Chris’s tour with Rocky Votolato and Dave Hause hits NYC on July 24 at Mercury Lounge (tickets).

All dates for both are listed, with the new song, album artwork and tracklist, below…

Antarctigo Vespucci

Tracklist:
1. 2 Days
2. Impossible To Place
3. Save Me From Myself
4. Losing My Mind
5. Hooray For Me
6. VI
7. Living In Hell
8. No Bad Memories
9. Crashing Waves
10. I See Failure

ANTARCTIGO VESPUCCI — 2015 Tour Dates
1-Nov Gainesville, FL @ THE FEST

JEFF ROSENSTOCK — 2015 Tour Dates
28-Jul Baltimore, MD @ Ottobar *
29-Jul Philadelphia, PA @ Underground Arts (Black Box) *
30-Jul Boston, MA @ Brighton Music Hall *
31-Jul New York, NY @ Marlin Room – Webster Hall *
1-Aug Cleveland, OH @ Grog Shop *
2-Aug Grand Rapids, MI @ Pyramid Scheme *
4-Aug Chicago, IL @ The Double Door *
5-Aug St. Louis @ The Firebird *
6-Aug Kansas City, MO @The Record Bar *
7-Aug Denver, CO @ Marquis Theater **
8-Aug Salt Lake City, UT @ Kilby Court **
10-Aug Seattle WA @ El Corazón Lounge **
11-Aug Portland OR @ Analog **
13-Aug San Francisco @ Bottom of the Hill **
14-Aug Los Angeles @ The Troubadour **
15-Aug San Diego, CA @ House of Blues The Voodoo Room **
16-Aug Phoenix, AZ @ The Rebel Lounge **
18-Aug Austin, TX @ Red 7 **
19-Aug Fort Worth, TX @ Lola’s **
21-Aug Nashville, TN @ The End **
22-Aug Atlanta, GA @ The Masquerade – Purgatory **
23-Aug Orlando, FL @ Backbooth **
25-Aug St. Augustine, FL @ Colonial Quarter **

* w/ High Dive
** w/ Spraynard
all dates w/ Dan Andriano, Pet Symmetry

CHRIS FARREN — 2015 Tour Dates
Jul-09 Spokane, WA @ The Bartlett
Jul-10 Boise, ID @ Neurolux
Jul-11 Salt Lake City, UT @ Urban Lounge
Jul-12 Denver, CO @ Marquis Theater
Jul-14 Kansas City, MO @ Record Bar
Jul-15 Minneapolis, MN @ Triple Rock
Jul-17 Toronto, ON @ Lee’s Palace
Jul-18 Lansing, MI @ Mac’s Bar
Jul-19 Chicago, IL @ Double Door
Jul-20 Cleveland, OH @ Grog Shop
Jul-21 Pittsburgh, PA @ Club Cafe
Jul-22 Philadelphia, PA @ Union Transfer
Jul-23 Boston, MA @ Great Scott
Jul-24 New York, NY @ Mercury Lounge
Jul-25 Washington, DC @ DC9
Jul-27 Carrboro, NC @ Cat’s Cradle Back Room
Jul-28 Columbia, SC @ New Brookland Tavern
Jul-29 Jacksonville, FL @ Jack Rabbits
Jul-30 St. Petersburg, FL @ The Local 662
Jul-31 Orlando, FL @ The Social
Aug-01 Atlanta, GA @ Vinyl
Aug-02 New Orleans, LA @ Gassa Gassa
Aug-03 Birmingham, AL @ The Saturn
Aug-04 Nashville, TN @ The High Watt
Aug-06 Newport, KY @ Southgate House Revival
Aug-07 Louisville, KY @ Zanzabar
Aug-08 St. Louis MO @ Firebird
Aug-10 Omaha, NE @ The Slowdown
Aug-11 Norman, OK @ The Opolis
Aug-12 Dallas, TX @ Three Links
Aug-13 Houston, TX @ Fitzgerald’s Downstairs
Aug-14 Austin, TX @ Red 7
Aug-15 El Paso, TX @ Tricky Falls
Aug-17 Albuquerque, NM @ Low Spirits
Aug-18 Phoenix, AZ @ The Rebel Lounge
Aug-19 Tucson, AZ @ Club Congress
Aug-20 San Diego, CA @ The Casbah
Aug-21 Fresno, CA @ Strummer’s
Aug-22 Ventura, CA @ The Garage
Aug-24 Santa Ana, CA @ Constellation Room
Aug-25 Los Angeles, CA @ Troubadour
Aug-26 San Francisco, CA @ The Independent
Aug-28 Portland, OR @ Mississippi Studios
Aug-29 Seattle, WA @ The Crocodile

all dates w/ Rocky Votolato & Dave Hause

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