China’s Carsick Cars touring with Kid Millions, Chui Wan and Alpine Decline (dates, streams)
Carsick Cars will tour North America this fall with fellow Beijing bands Chui Wan and Alpine Decline. For the Canadian dates on the tour, will also features Kid Millions and Carsick Cars' Zhang Shou Wang who released a collaborative album in 2015. The tour hits NYC at Baby's All Right on October 22. Before the Baby's show, there will be a special night of collaborative/experimental performances at Trans Pecos on October 20 featuring WHITE+ (Zhang Shou Wang's experimental other project), Yan Yulong & Liu Xinyu, and Kid Millions & Zhang Shou Wang. Tickets for both shows will be available soon.
Carsick Cars, who released 3 in 2014 and are in the general vicinity of Sonic Youth, have toured the U.S. a number of times. Bejiing duo Alpine Decline, who make baroque psychedelia, released Life's a Gasp earlier this year and just released an animated video for "Dying to Be Here"; and Chui Wan delve into complex rhythms and mathy, jazzy trips on last year's self-titled album. All three bands are on the Maybe Mars label and you can stream their records and that Alpine Decline video below.
Carsick Cars / Chui Wan / Alpine Decline - 2016 Tour Dates
10/07* - Calgary, AB - Royal Canadian Legion #1
10/08* - Edmonton, AB - UP+DT Music Festival
10/09* - Nelson, BC - The Royal
10/10* - Vancouver, BC - Rickshaw Theater
10/11 - Seattle, WA - Lo-Fi
10/13 - San Francisco, CA - Brick & Mortar
10/15 - Long Beach, CA - Psychic Temple
10/16 - Los Angeles, CA - Café NELA
10/20* - Brooklyn, NY - Trans-Pecos (WHITE+, Alpine Decline Modular, Yan Yulong & Liu Xinyu, Kid Millions & Zhang Shou Wang )
10/22 - New York City, NY - Baby's All Right
*Featuring Kid Millions