by Andrew Sacher

DOWNLOAD: What Moon Things - The Astronaut (MP3)

What Moon Things

New Paltz, NY's What Moon Things are set to release their self-titled debut album on June 3 via Hot Grits. On the first single, "The Astronaut," these guys mix big, emotive vocals with a gloomy post-punk atmosphere, as you can hear for yourself by downloading it above or streaming below. Also below is the album artwork and tracklist.

What Moon Things have a tour coming up which kicks off with a Kingston, NY show with Porches, Frankie Cosmos, Palehound and others, and then hits NYC on May 31 at Suburbia with The Gradients, Wet Petals, Living Room and Big Neck Police. The tour also includes shows in other local-ish places (mostly college towns) including Binghamton, Ithaca, Cornwall, Montclair, New Paltz, Albany, Long Island and more.

All dates are listed, with the new song stream and LP info, below...

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What Moon Things - "The Astronaut"

What Moon Things Album Artwork
What Moon Things

Tracklist:
01. The Vampire
02. The Astronaut
03. Doesn't Make Much Sense
04. Squirrel Girl
05. Staring At The Radio
06. Moon Things
07. Vampir
08. Sun, Where's The Fire

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What Moon Things -- 2014 Tour Dates
05.30 • BSP w/ Palehound, Porches, Frankie Cosmos, Sleepers Bells (Kingston, NY)
05.31 • Suburbia w/ The Gradients, Wet Petals, Livingroom, Big Neck Police (Brooklyn, NY)
06.04 • The Cave w/ Cameron Stenger (Chapel Hill, NC)
06.05 • The Jinx w/ Triathalon + Forced Entry (Savannah, GA)
06.06 • Flicker Bar w/ Dosed + Uncle Dad (Athens, GA)
06.07 • Sluggos w/ Buffalo Princess (Chattanooga, TN)
06.08 • The Forge w/ Velouria + Dear Prodigal (Birmingham, AL)
06.12 • Smoke and Barrel w/ Moon Jr. (Fayetteville, AR)
06.18 • Annabel's (Akron, OH)
06.19 • 16 Walnut w/ Wet Petals (Binghamton, NY)
06.20•Community School of Music and Art w/ The Realbads, Underground River, Bleach Bath, VVR (Ithaca, NY)
06.21 • Solstice Show at Deer Hill w/ Quarterbacks, Timberwolf (Cornwall, NY)
06.22 • The Bat Cave w/ Wet Petals (Montclair, NJ)
06.24 • Oasis w/ Tapestries (New Paltz, NY)
06.25 • AS220 w/ Tapestries (Providence, RI)
06.27 • The UAG (Albany, NY)
06.28 • No Hope Saloon w/ Tin Can Kids (Long Island, NY)