Charles Gocher

Charles Gocher (1952-2007) (photo by Kerry Kugelman)

This current tour features Alan Bishop and Richard Bishop as an acoustic guitar duet. They will be performing Sun City Girls songs including many penned by Gocher. Most dates will feature an opening 40 minute film of Charles Gocher’s video experiments followed by two sets of music. This tour will most likely be the only time this show will be presented as such and is a tribute both to Charles Gocher and selected music from the 27 year legacy of Sun City Girls.

The NYC show is June 22nd at Knitting Factory. Tickets are still on sale. Sir Richard Bishop asks that everyone reads “Invisible Tempos of the Vanishing Assassin” (the story of Charles Gocher). Sun City Girls contributed heavily to the Mr. Lonely soundtrack. All tour dates below….

Sun City Girls – 2008 Tour Dates
Jun 8 – hi-dive denver, Colorado
Jun 10 – record bar Kansas City, Montana
Jun 11 – the waiting room Omaha, Nebraska
Jun 12 – 7th street entry Minneapolis, Minnesota
Jun 13 – the picador Iowa City, Iowa
Jun 14 – lakeshore theater Chicago, Illinois
Jun 15 – pour haus Louisville, Kentucky
Jun 17 – whippersnapper gallery Toronto, Ontario
Jun 18 – la sala rosa Montreal, Quebec
Jun 19 – the brattle theater Cambridge, Massachusetts
Jun 20 – space Portland, Maine
Jun 21 – johnny brenda’s Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Jun 22 – knitting factory New York, New York
Jun 24 – andy warhol Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Jun 25 – black cat Washington DC, Washington DC
Jun 26 – grey eagle Asheville, North Carolina
Jun 27 – The E.A.R.L. Atlanta, Georgia
Jun 28 – barking legs theater Chattanooga, Tennessee
Jun 29 – Odessa Memphis, Tennessee
Jun 30 – One eyed jack’s New Orleans, Louisiana
Jul 2 – Emo’s Austin, Texas
Jul 5 – club congress tuscon, Arizona
Jul 6 – Bar Pink Elephant San Diego, California
Jul 9 – TBA Santa Cruz, California
Jul 10 – TBA TBA
Jul 11 – TBA TBA
Jul 12 – TBA TBA