Poor Moon (mems of Fleet Foxes) sign to Sub Pop too, touring with Lost in the Trees (dates & MP3)
Speaking of Fleet Foxes members and Sub Pop, Sub Pop also announced the signing of Poor Moon, a band with Fleet Foxes members Christian Wargo and Casey Wescott and The Christmas Cards members/brothers Ian and Peter Muray. Sub Pop will release the band's Illusion EP on March 27. Download the track, "People in Her Mind," off of the EP below in exchange for your email address below.
Meanwhile catch Lost in the Trees in NYC at Housing Works on Friday, February 17.
In other Fleet Foxes news, a tumblr has arisen called Fleet Foxes Sing, where a group of people cover songs like James Blake's "The Wilhelm Scream" and Madonna's "Like A Virgin" in the style of Fleet Foxes. It's not nearly as funny or convincing as Bon Joviver though.
Father John Misty is one of two new Fleet Foxes-related projects signed to Sub Pop. The other is Poor Moon.
Widget and dates below...
Poor Moon -- 2012 Tour Dates
03/20 La Jolla CA @ UCSD - The Loft*
03/22 Los Angeles CA@ The Echo*
03/23 San Francisco CA @ Bottom of The Hill*
03/24 Arcata CA @ Arcata Playhouse*
03/25 Portland OR @ Doug Fir Lounge*
03/27 Seattle WA @ Tractor Tavern*
03/28 Boise ID @ Neurolux*
03/29 Salt Lake City UT @ The State Room*
03/30 Denver CO @ Hi Dive*
03/31 Omaha NE @ Slowdown Jr.*
04/02 Minneapolis MN @ Cedar Cultural Centre*
04/03 Chicago IL @ Schubas*
04/04 Evanston IL @ Space*
04/05 Columbus OH @ Wexner Center*
04/06 Toronto ON @ The Drake Hotel*
04/07 Montreal QC @ Il Motore*
04/09 Burling VT @ Burlington City Arts Center*
04/10 Portland ME @ Space*
04/11 New York NY @ Le Poisson Rouge*
04/13 Boston MA @ Museum of Fine Arts, Boston*
04/14 Washington DC @ Black Cat Backstage*
04/16 Cleveland OH @ Beachland Tavern
4/18 Milwaukee, WI @ Cactus Club
4/20 Fargo, ND @ The Aquarium
* - w/ Lost in the Trees