Thao Nguyen playing Planned Parenthood benefit in NYC, releasing an album w/ Mirah (listen to a song w/ tUnE-yArDs)
DOWNLOAD: Thao & Mirah - "Eleven" featuring tUnE-yArDs (MP3)
Mirah & Thao Nguyen at MHoW (photos by Amanda Hatfield)
Mirroring the sentiment that was out in force this past weekend, Thao & The Get Down Stay Down will headline a Planned Parenthood benefit at Bowery Ballroom on April 4th with The Bloodsugars. Tickets go on sale Thursday 3/3 at noon. Thao & The Get Down Stay Down are also scheduled to play SXSW and the sold-out Coachella festival next month. All dates are below.
In related news, Thao's collaborative efforts and tours with Mirah last year have borne fruit, as the pair are preparing to release an LP entitled "Thao & Mirah" via Kill Rock Stars on April 26th. Check out the album's first track, "Eleven", which features and was produced by tUnE-yArDs. MP3 above and stream below. The LP's tracklisting/art and a live video of a second track "How Dare You", with all dates, also below...
Thao & Mirah - Eleven (f tUnE-YarDs)
Thao & Mirah "How Dare You"
MIRAH - THE FOREST (Official Music Video)
Thao with the Get Down Stay Down - 2011 Tour DAtes
Fri Mar 18, 2011 Austin, TX Antone's
Fri Mar 18, 2011 Austin, TX Home Slice Pizza
Mon Apr 04, 2011 New York, NY, Bowery Ballroom
Sat Apr 16, 2011 Indio, CA Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival
Sat Aug 06, 2011 Happy Valley, OR Pickathon
Sun Aug 07, 2011 Happy Valley, OR Pickathon
Thao and Mirah Track Listing:
03. Little Cup
04. Rubies and Rocks
06. Spaced Out Orbit
07. How Dare You
08. Sugar and Plastic
09. Likable Man