As mentioned Merge labelmates Jonny and Apex Manor were forced to cancel their tour which would have hit Le Poisson Rouge tonight (6/9). All is not lost though. Apex Manor have scheduled a show instead tomorrow (6/10) at The Rock Shop with Chris Bathgate and The Long Eye. Tickets are on sale for what is now Apex Manner's only upcoming show

In other Merge news, The Rosebuds (as mentioned) and The Ladybug Transistor both released albums this week. "Clutching Stems" can be streamed at Merge's site (where you can also buy it).

The Ladybug Transistor's previously announced tour hits NYC on July 6 at Knitting Factory with The Beets and James Ausfahrt of Love Is All. Tickets are still on sale. Ladybug also recently announced a few west coast dates in September including MusicfestNW. Updated dates below...

Ladybug Transistor 2011 Tour Dates
Jun 29 New Haven, CT - BAR (FREE SHOW!)
Jun 30 Cambridge, MA - TT the Bear's
July 06 Brooklyn, NY - Knitting Factory
July 07 Pittsburgh, PA - Carnegie Museum of Art Sculpture Court
July 08 Kalamazoo, MI - The Strutt
July 09 Madison, WI - UW Madison Union Terrace
July 10 Chicago, IL - Schuba's
July 11 North Manchester, IN - The Firehouse (FREE SHOW!)
July 12 Cincinnati, OH - Mayday (FREE SHOW!)
July 15 Baltimore, MD - Ottobar
July 16 Raleigh, NC - Kings Barcade
July 17 Charlottesville, VA - The Southern
Sept 06 Los Angeles, CA - Satellite
Sept 07 Santa Barbara, CA - TBA
Sept 08 San Francisco - the Hemlock Tavern
Sept 09 Portland, OR - Musicfest NW
Sept 10 Seattle, WA - The Comet Tavern

More From Brooklyn Vegan