Dot Wiggin playing NYC on Sunday before tour w/ Neutral Milk Hotel; Sunflower Bean playing 2 shows this weekend
Dot Wiggin of cult band The Shaggs will be opening for Neutral Milk Hotel on a string on Northeast shows next week. Before that, The Dot Wiggin Band are playing NYC on Sunday (4/12) at Baby's All Right with Arc Iris and Rachel Trachtenberg. That's a 4 PM all-ages matinee and tickets are on sale. All tour dates are listed below
Rachel Trachtenberg, formerly of The Trachtenberg Family Slideshow Players and Supercute!, and currently of The Prettiots, is also playing Cake Shop on April 23 with longrunning NYC avant jug band The Scene is Now (including Ed Askew collaborator Jay Pluck), as well as George Sand and Luscious Skin. You can also see her when The Prettiots play a free (with RSVP to AOHAYON@standardhotels.com) show on April 27 at The Standard East Village in the Penthouse.
In related news, Rachel's former Supercute! bandmate Julia Cumming now fronts Sunflower Bean who have two shows this weekend with Honduras: Saturday (4/11) at Elvis Guesthouse and Monday (4/13) at Baby's All Right with Monograms on the bill as well. Tickets to both those shows are on sale.
Flyers for Dot's tour and The Prettiots show, below...
Dot Wiggin Band - 2015 Tour Dates
APRIL 11, 2015 - Baby's All Right - NYC ^
APRIL 13, 2015 - Carolina Theatre - Greensboro, NC *
APRIL 14, 2015 - Jefferson Theatre - Charlottesville, VA *
APRIL 15, 2015 - World Cafe Live & The Queen - Wilmington, DE *
APRIL 17, 2015 - MASS MoCA - North Adams, MA *
APRIL 18, 2015 - State Theatre - Portland, ME *
APRIL 19, 2015 - Lupo's Heartbreak Hotel - Providence, RI *
* supporting Neutral Milk Hotel
^ w/ Arc Iris, Rachel Trachtenberg