by Andrew Sacher


Austin's Institute (who share members with Wiccans and Glue) already have a few EPs out, and they're planning on releasing their debut album, Catharsis, on June 9 via Sacred Bones. The album's closing track "Christian Right" features a contribution from Parquet Courts' Andrew Savage (also previously of Wiccans), and PC's garagey tendencies can also be heard on the album's first single "Perpetual Ebb," which makes a bit of a departure from Institute's post-punk stuff. Stream that, with the LP tracklist, below. Artwork above.

Institute were in NYC last week for New York's Alright, and they'll return when they tour again this June. The new dates have them at Brooklyn's Palisades on June 14 with local post-punks Anasazi (who played with them at NY's Alright), Cheena (mem Pharmakon, Hank Wood & the Hammerheads, etc) and Mommy. Ticket info TBA.

All dates, with the new song and some music from Anasazi and Cheena, below...


Institute - Catharsis Tracklist:
1. Perpetual Ebb
2. Admit I'm Shit
3. I Am Living Death
4. Cheerlessness
5. Interlude
6. Untitled
7. Leathernecks
8. Cheaptime Morals
9. No Billowing Wind
10. Christian Right


Institute -- 2015 Tour Dates
May 1, 2015: Austin, TX Hotel Vegas (w/ Rhythm of Cruelty 1, Hidden Ritual, Dye)
May 23, 2015: Los Angeles, CA Jewel's Catch One (w/ Wolf Eyes, The Holydrug Couple, Antwon, Appetite, Liebestod)
Jun 7, 2015: Houston, TX Black Barbie
Jun 8, 2015: New Orleans, LA TBA
Jun 9, 2015: Memphis, TN TBA (w/ Iceage)
Jun 10, 2015: Nashville, TN 2134 14th Ave N
Jun 11, 2015: Atlanta, GA TBA
Jun 12, 2015: Richmond, VA Strange Matter
Jun 13, 2015: Philadelphia, PA Second Empire
Jun 14, 2015: Brooklyn, NY Palisades (w/ Anasazi, Cheena, Mommy)
Jun 16, 2015: Providence, RI TBA (w/ Cheena)
Jun 17, 2015: TBA, MA TBA (w/ Cheena)
Jun 18, 2015: Toronto, ON TBA
Jun 19, 2015: Chicago, IL TBA
Jun 20, 2015: Kansas City, MO TBA

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