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Retox (ex-The Locust) releasing new album on Epitaph, touring (dates & videos)

by Andrew Sacher


Retox, the new project of The Locust’s Justin Pearson, are set to release their second album, YPLL, on May 7 via their new home, Epitaph. The two singles the band have revealed from the new album so far, “Mature Science” and “Congratulations, You Are Good Enough,” are dirty, in-your-face punk rock with no shame, no holding back, and a bit of an art rock mentality. They’re more accessible than their grindcore-inspired debut but not because they’ve sacrificed any of the raw power. Watch the videos for both of those tracks below.

Retox will also be supporting the new album with a tour this May. That tour hits NYC for shows on May 16 at The Acheron (57 Waterbury St. in Brooklyn) and May 17 at Pianos with Tinsel Teeth. Tickets for the Acheron show and the Pianos show are on sale now.

All dates are listed, along with those videos, below…

Retox – “Mature Science” Official Video

Retox – “Congratulations, You Are Good Enough” Official Video

Retox — 2013 Tour Dates
5/08 Denver, CO – The Moon Room @ Summit Music Hall
05/09 Omaha, NE – Brother’s Lounge
05/10 Minneapolis, MN – The Hexagon
05/11 Chicago, IL – Township
05/12 Detroit, MI – Small’s
05/13 Toronto, ON – Sneaky Dee’s
05/14 Montreal, QC – L’Echo
05/15 Cambridge, MA – Middle East Upstairs
05/16 Brooklyn, NY – The Acheron
05/17 New York, NY – Pianos
05/18 Philadelphia, PA – PhilaMOCA
05/19 Baltimore, MD – Golden West
05/21 Atlanta, GA – The Masquerade
05/22 New Orleans, LA – Circle Bar
05/23 Houston, TX – Rudyard’s
05/25 Las Cruces, NM – Train Yard
05/26 Phoenix, AZ – The Trunk Space
05/27 Las Vegas, NV – Punk Rock Bowling

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