Strokes & Guards members form CRX, playing NYC & LA shows before opening for Beck
CRX is a brand new band that most notably includes Strokes guitarist Nick Valensi. It also features Richie Follin of Guards, Ralph Alexander of The Dose, and The Reflections members Darian Zahedi and Jon Safley. They haven't released any music yet, but they did announce tour dates. They've got headlining shows in NYC and LA, ahead of some shows opening for Beck.
The NYC shows happen on August 20 at Rough Trade with The Gloomies and August 24 at Mercury Lounge with Hideout. Tickets for Rough Trade and Merc go on sale Friday (8/5) at noon with AmEx presales starting Wednesday (8/3) at noon. All dates are listed below.
CRX -- 2016 Tour Dates
AUG 17 WED The Hi Hat Los Angeles, CA
AUG 20 SAT Rough Trade Brooklyn, NY
AUG 24 WED Mercury Lounge New York, NY
AUG 26 FRI The Satellite Los Angeles, CA
SEP 20 TUE Express Live (supporting Beck) Columbus, OH
SEP 22 THU IU Auditorium (supporting Beck) Bloomington, IN
SEP 23 FRI Peabody Opera House (supporting Beck) Saint Louis, MO