Toronto's Fake Palms released their self-titled debut album on Buzz Records last summer. Here's what Bill said about it then:

In the same dissonant universe as Viet Cong (or Women), Fake Palms’ style is a little less obtuse, with an ear towards straightforward hooks. (“Pop” might be the wrong word but they write some very catchy songs.) If you dig dark post-punk you should definitely check it out.

They've now made a thematically appropriate video for opening track "Fever Dreams," which splices together several clips of paranoid-looking people abruptly waking from (presumably fever-induced) dreams. Check out the Joel Barnes/Fawcett Sharpe-directed video below.

Fake Palms have dates coming up, including a Northside show with The Numerators. That happens June 9 at Alphaville, also with Bueno and Twist. Tickets for that show are still available. All dates are listed below.


Fake Palms -- 2016 Tour Dates
06/09 Brooklyn, NY - Alphaville#
06/17 Toronto, ON - NO FEST^
07/04 Montreal, QC - Brasserie Beaubien*
07/05 Quebec, QC - Anti*
07/06 Fredericton, NB - ReNeu Boutique*
07/07 Charlottetown, PEI - Fishbones*
07/09 Halifax, NS - Grid Lock Festival
07/10 Moncton, NB - Plan B*
07/29-31 Sackville, NB - Sappy Fest
08/18 Ottawa, ON - Arboretum Festival +

# w/ The Numerators
^ w/ Chastity Belt
* w/ Partner
+w/ Dilly Dally

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