photo: Big Ups at the Seaport in 2014 (more by Amanda Hatfield)
Big Ups

We recently mentioned that Brooklyn/Boston indie rock label Exploding In Sound Records is throwing an extended weekend of shows in their two hometowns, and now the lineups are announced. They look like this:

8/20 at Baby's All Right (Brooklyn) (tickets)
Special Guests
Pile
Grass Is Green
Two Inch Astronaut
Washer

8/21 at Palisades (Brooklyn) (tickets)
Krill
Big Ups
"Unholy Strength"
Stove
Palm

8/22 at The Sinclair (Boston) (tickets)
Krill
Big Ups
"Unholy Strength"
Stove
Palehound

8/23 at O'Brien's Pub (matinee show) Boston (tickets)
Vundabar
Washer
Zula
Swings
Great Deceivers
Lady Bones
*FREE PIZZA if you get there early*

8/23 at Great Scott (Boston)
Pile
Kal Marks
Gnarwhal
Leapling
Bunny's A Swine

8/24 at Silent Barn (Brooklyn)
Baked
Zula
Flagland
Gnarwhal
Fond Han

In case you missed it, Grass Is Green includes guitarist Devin McKnight who now also plays in Speedy Ortiz, and Stove is the new project of Ovlov singer Steve Hartlett.

Any guesses on who the special guests at Baby's or "Unholy Strength" at Palisades and the Sinclair are?

In related news, Palehound recently released the new single "Healthier Folk" from their upcoming album, Dry Food, due 8/14 via EIS. You can listen, with the EIS show flyers, below...

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