Turbo Fruits and Roomrunner played Mercury Lounge, returning to NYC for CMJ (pics and dates)
photos by Tracy Allison
Turbo Fruits at Mercury Lounge – 9/13/12
Nashville garage rockers Turbo Fruits, who released their new Jim Eno (of Spoon)-produced album, Butter, this past Tuesday (9/11), are on tour in support of it now and came to NYC for a show two days after the album’s release (9/13) at Mercury Lounge with Baltimore’s Roomrunner.
Both Turbo Fruits and Roomrunner will be back in NYC for CMJ. Turbo Fruits will play the Panache showcase at Public Assembly on October 19 with Dent May, Twerps, Dignan Porch, Mac DeMarco, and Vockah Redu. Roomrunner will play The Paper Box on October 20. Stay tuned for more CMJ show announcements.
You can stream Butter in its entirety at Spotify and check out more pics from the Mercury Lounge show, plus a list of all remaining Turbo Fruits and Roomrunner dates below.
Turbo Fruits — 2012 Tour Dates
Wednesday / September 26 Cleveland, OH Now That’s Class w/ Cheap Time
Thursday / September 27 Cincinnati, OH Midpoint Music Festival
Friday / September 28 Columbus, OH Ace of Cups
Saturday / September 29 Lexington, KY Al’s Bar
Thursday / October 4 Lake Charles, LA Luna Live w/ Lockness Mobsters
Friday / October 5 Austin, TX Beerland w/ A Giant Dog
Saturday / October 6 Dallas, TX Bryan Street Tavern w/ Those Darlins, Royal Bangs, White Mystery
Sunday / October 14 Knoxville, TN Pilot Light
Monday / October 15 Raleigh, NC King’s Barcade
Tuesday / October 16 Washington, D.C. DC 9
Friday / October 19 Brooklyn, NY Public Assembly Panache CMJ Showcase
Sunday / October 21 Durham, NC Duke University Coffeehouse w/ Dignan Porch
Roomrunner — 2012 Tour Dates
Oct 12 Metz In Toronto, ON
Oct 20 The Paper Box Brooklyn, NY
Nov 05 The Empty Bottle Chicago, IL
Nov 13 The Holland Project Reno, NV