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Turn to Crime releasing new LP ‘Secondary’ (listen), touring

Turn To Crime

Detroit band Turn to Crime will release their new album, titled Secondary, this Friday (2/3) via frontman Derek Stanton’s own Mugg & Bopp Records. It’s been an intense year for Stanton who after losing hearing in his left ear, learned it was the result of a brain tumor. “It was about a millimeter from being too big to remove,” he said. “I had about a 50/50 chance of losing hearing and the movement on the left side of my face.” The band canceled their tour for 2015’s Actions only a week after the LP’s release and Stanton underwent emergency surgery.

It was a success and here we are with the new album. “I didn’t want to write a downer album about the fragility of life or anything too personal or autobiographical,” Stanton said. “What came out is an important (to me) oddball pop album with a sense of urgency.” That sense of urgency is palpable and the record, while decidely, defiantly low-fi, crackles with energy. A stream of the whole album premieres in this post and you can listen below.

Turn to Crime will be on tour in Febraury, hitting Brooklyn on 2/18 at Sunnyvale with Navy Gangs, Rips, and Teen Body. Tickets are on sale now.

All dates are listed below.

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TURN TO CRIME – SECONDARY TRACKLIST:
1. Dead Man
2. Chasing
3. Get Your Pills From Tony
4. Fall Down
5. Secondary
6. Her Love
7. Don’t Let Go
8. Mary Jean’s Chocolate Pie

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TURN TO CRIME – 2017 TOUR DATES:
2/17 – Cleveland, OH @ Euclid Tavern
2/18 – Brooklyn, NY @ Sunnyvale
2/19 – Richmond, VA @ Strange Matter
2/21 – Winston-Salem, NC @ The Garage
2/22 – Athens, GA @ The World Famous
2/23 – Nashville, TN @ Blackbird Tattoo
2/24 – Indianapolis, IN @ State Street Pub
2/25 – Chicago, IL @ The Hideout

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