SOME STUFFS: The Skygreen Leopards pass along new video as lure for show dates

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After watching the new video by The Skygreen Leopards, you may look at the tour dates below and go “I think I’m going to show
some support and head out of the abode to see and hear them. Have a look.

August 14… San Diego, CA (Casbah) *
August 15… Los Angeles, CA (Echo Park Rising Fest) *
August 16… Pioneertown, CA (Woodsist Festival Pioneertown) *
August 17… Phoenix, AZ (Crescent Ballroom) *
September 13… Deerfield, WI (Yardfest)
September 14… Minneapolis, MN (7th St Entry at First Avenue) #
September 15… Chicago, IL (Hideout)
September 18… Brooklyn, NY (Baby’s All Right)

* = w/ Woods
# = w/ Papercuts

Now, their video. It’s for the song “Crying Green & Purple”, which is taken from their album on Woodsist, Family Crimes.

crying green and purple from donovan quinn on Vimeo.

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SOME STUFFS: Marissa Nadler presents new video before European tour begins

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Marissa Nadler‘s new album on Sacred Bones Records is called July, and if you’ve passed a few words about it, you can now see and hear why those good words are being said. She has made a video for the song “Drive”, directed by Naomi Yang, who you may have known as as a member of Galaxie 500.

  • Now, a look at the tour Nadler will be doing for the next few weeks in Europe:
    April 17… Ghent, BE (Vooruit)
    April 18… Amsterdam, NL (Paradiso)
    April 20… Bristol, UK (The Cube)
    April 21… Halifax, UK (Square Chapel)
    April 22… Brighton, UK (Komedia Studio Bar)
    April 23… London, UK (Café Oto)
    April 24… Paris, FR (Le Point FMR)
    April 25… Utrecht, NL (Tivoli)
    April 26… Brussels, BE (Botanique)
    April 27… Hamburg, DE (Aalhaus)
    April 28… Berlin, DE (Roter Salon)
    April 29… Prague, CZ (Café V Lese)
    May 11… Chicago, IL (Empty Bottle)
    June 7… Brooklyn, NY (Red Hook Summerstage) ξ
    June 26… Cambridge, MA (The Sinclair) ʤ
    August 5… Stavanger, NO (Folken)
    August 7… Göteborg, SE (Way Out West)
    August 9… Helsinki, FI (Flow Festival)
    August 30… Dorset, UK (End of the Road)
    September 2… London, UK (Dingwalls) ʨ
    September 3… Manchester, UK (Soup Kitchen)
    September 4… Glasgow, UK (Broadcast)
    September 5… Dublin, IE (Button Factory)
    September 8… Dudingen, CH (Bad Bonn)
    September 9… Zurich, CH (El Lokal)
    September 10… Rorschach, CH (Treppenhaus)
    September 11… Geneva, CH (L’Usine)
    September 21… Tilburg, NL (Incubate)

    ξ = w/ Delicate Steve, Mark McGuire
    ʤ = w/ Gem Club, Faces On Film
    ʨ = w/ Woods

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  • SOME STUFFS: Woods share a song from forthcoming long player

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    “Moving To The Left” is a song from Woods’ next album, which they’re calling With Light And With Love. The album will be released via Woodsist on April 15th.

    The trio are heading on the road this spring for about three weeks of shows so if you can head out, show some support.
    April 25… Philadelphia, PA (Boot and Saddle)
    April 26… Washington, DC (Rock and Roll Hotel)
    April 27… Richmond, VA (Strange Matter)
    April 28… Asheville, NC (Mothlight)
    April 29… Atlanta, GA (Masquerade – Purgatory)
    May 1… Houston, TX (Mangos)
    May 2… Austin, TX (Austin Psych Festival)
    May 3… Dallas, TX (Club Dada)
    May 4… Lawrence, KS (Love Garden’s 24th Anniversary Celebration @ Seed Co. Studios)
    May 6… St Louis, MO (Off Broadway)
    May 7… Chicago, IL (Subterranean)
    May 9… Toronto, ON (Great Hall / Canadian Music Week)
    May 10… Montreal, QC (Cabaret Playhouse)
    May 11… Burlington, VT (Higher Ground)
    May 13… Portland, ME (Space Gallery)
    May 14… Boston, MA (Sinclair)
    May 15… Kingston, NY (BSP Kingston)
    May 16… New York, NY (Bowery Ballroom)

    The album can be pre-ordered through iTunes. To give it a preview, check out “Moving To The Left” by moving your cursor or thumbs below.

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    SOME STUFFS: Woods announce more dates for summer tour


    Earlier in the spring, Woods had made it known that they would be touring that season but also put forward shows they had scheduled for the summer. More summer tour dates have been announced, and those guys will be jumping around quite a bit for the next few weeks, including a visit through Europe in August before returning to the U.S., ready to kick back at the Woodsist Festival:

    July 13… Boston, MA (TT The Bears) *
    July 14… Portland, ME (Space 538) *
    July 15… Burlington, VT (Signal Kitchen) *
    July 16… Montreal, QC (Il Motore) *
    July 17… Toronto, ON (Horseshoe Tavern) *
    July 18… Cleveland, OH (Beachland Tavern)
    July 19… Chicago, IL (Pitchfork Music Festival)
    July 22… Louisville, KY (Zanzabar) *
    July 23… Charlottesville, VA (Twisted Branch Tea Bazaar) *
    July 24… Philadelphia, PA (Morgan’s Pier) *
    July 25… Baltimore, MD (Ottobar) *
    July 27… New York, NY (Bowery Ballroom) #
    August 2… Katowice, Poland (Off Festival)
    August 3… Vienna, Austria (Flex)
    August 4… Nürnberg, Germany (Folk im Park)
    August 5… Hamburg, Germany (Aalhaus)
    August 6… Köln, Germany (King Georg)
    August 7… Sibenik, Croatia (Terraneo Festival)
    August 10… Helsinki, Finland (Flow Festival)
    August 11… Amsterdam, Holland (MC Theater)
    August 14… Luxembourg (Exit07)
    August 15… Paris, France (Plage de Glazart)
    August 16… St. Malo, France (La Route Du Rock Festival)
    August 18… Powys, England (Greenman Festival)
    August 19… London, England (Hoxton Bar & Kitchen)
    September 16… Vancouver, BC (Electric Owl) %
    September 17… Seattle, WA (Barboza) %
    September 18… Portland, OR (Mississippi Studios) %
    September 20… San Francisco, CA (The Chapel) %
    September 22… Big Sur, CA (Woodsist Festival @ Henry Miller Memorial Library)
    September 25… San Luis Obispo, CA (SLO Brew) %
    September 26… San Diego, CA (Casbah) %
    September 27… Los Angeles, CA (Center for the Arts Eagle Rock) %
    September 28… Pioneertown, CA (Woodsist Festival @ Pappy and Harriet’s) %#

    * = w/ Parquet Courts
    # = w/ Alex Bleeker and The Freaks
    % = w/ The Fresh & Onlys

    While you’re browsing through show dates, have a listen to the band’s forthcoming single, “Be All Be Easy” b/w “God’s Children”, the B-side being a Kinks cover originally released on the Percy soundtrack from 1971.

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    SOME STUFFS: Woodsist Festival to be held at two venues this year

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    With help from the good people at Folk Yeah, the Woodsist Festival will be returning this year to the Henry Miller Library in Big Sur, California but as an added treat, a third day has been added at Pappy & Harriet’s in Pioneertown, California. The venues are about seven to eight hours away from one another, but it will give people in each area to catch some great music. If you are able to make the drive or flight from one city to the other, awesome.

    The Big Sur shows (tickets will be available here) will have six bands per day, while the Pioneertown show (tickets to be sold here) will have a total of seven. The festival begins just after the first day of fall, here is the list of scheduled performers for each show:

    Sunday, September 22 – Big Sur
    Woods
    White Fence
    Foxygen
    Michael Hurley
    Skygreen Leopards
    Jessica Pratt

    Monday, September 23 – Big Sur
    Real Estate
    The Fresh and Onlys
    Peaking Lights
    Little Wings
    MV & EE
    Alex Bleeker and the Freaks

    Saturday, September 28 – Pioneertown
    Real Estate
    Woods
    Fresh and Onlys
    White Fence
    The Babies
    Jessica Pratt
    Alex Bleeker and the Freaks
    & more TBA


    While you are able to do your research for lodging options, here are a few that Woodsist and Folk Yeah are suggesting for tentative attendees of the festival:

    Fernwood Resort (Big Sur)
    47200 Highway 1
    Big Sur, CA 93920
    (831) 667-2422

    Big Sur Camping
    Glen Oaks (Big Sur)
    Big Sur River Inn

    Bottchers Gap Campground
    Camping Big Sur
    805-434-1996

    Andrew Molera State Park
    Hwy 1
    Big Sur, CA 93920
    (831) 667-2315

    Kirk Creek Campground
    Hwy 1
    Big Sur, CA 93920
    (805) 434-1996

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    For those planning on attending in Pioneertown:
    Travel Lodge
    54850 Twentynine Palms Hwy
    Yucca Valley, CA 92284
    (760) 365-3311

    SOME STUFFS: Woods share B-side to single and tour date supplement

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    Woods will be going on tour next month with a strength of dates in Europe. They’ll take a break and return to the road this summer for American shows. You may look at their tentative path now:

    May 9… Brussels, Belgium (Les Nuits de Botanique)
    May 10… Groningen, Netherlands (Vera)
    May 11… Aarhus, Denmark (Pop Revo)
    May 12… Gothenburg, Sweden (Pustervik)
    May 13… Stockholm, Sweden (Debaser)
    May 14… Malmö, Sweden (Debaser)
    May 15… Copenhagen, Denmark (Stengade)
    May 16… Berlin, Germany (Comet Club)
    May 18… Brighton, England (The Great Escape @ Pavilion Theatre(Uncut Stage))
    May 19… London, England (The Lexington)
    May 20… Amsterdam, Netherlands (Indiestad @ Paradiso)
    May 21… Paris, France (Le Point Ephemere)
    May 22… Toulouse, France (Le Saint des Seins)
    May 23… Barcelona, Spain (Primavera Sound)
    July 13… Boston, MA (TT The Bears) *
    July 14… Portland, ME (Space 538) *
    July 15… Burlington, VT (Signal Kitchen) *
    July 16… Montreal, QC (Il Motore) *
    July 17… Toronto, ON (Horseshoe Tavern) *
    July 18… Cleveland, OH (Beachland Tavern)
    July 19… Chicago, IL (Pitchfork Music Festival)
    July 22… Louisville, KY (Zanzabar) *
    July 23… Charlottesville, VA (Twisted Branch Tea Bazaar) *
    July 24… Philadelphia, PA (Morgan’s Pier) *
    July 25… Baltimore, MD (Ottobar) *
    July 27… New York, NY (Bowery Ballroom) #
    August 16… St. Malo, France (La Route Du Rock Festival)
    August 18… Powys, England (Greenman Festival)

    * = w/ Parquet Courts
    # = w/ Alex Bleeker and The Freaks

    What you may also want to know is that the group have covered The Kinks’ “God’s Children” as the B-side to their new single. You may hear the B-side here.

    SOME STUFFS: Woods head on Australasian tour with new video prepared

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    Directed by Adarsha Benjamin, “Size Meets The Sound” is the latest video from Woods, prepared for you. I love the feel of it as it reminds me of movies shot with an 8mm camera. The newness of this video
    coincides with concert dates that take them to Australia and Aotearoa (New Zealand), here is where they’ll be:

    16 January… Wellington, NZ (Mighty Mighty)
    17 January… Auckland, NZ (Whammy Bar)
    18 January… Geelong, VIC (The Barwon Club)
    19 January… Melbourne, VIC (Sugar Mountain Festival)
    23 January… Perth, WA (The Bakery)
    24 January… Adelaide, SA (Format)
    25 January… Brisbane, QLD (Deadshits, The Zoo)
    26 January… Sydney, NSW (GoodGod)
    27 January… Melbourne, VIC (The Tote)

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    SOME STUFFS: Woods and Widowspeak continue tour jaunt


    Adarsha Benjamin directed the new video by Woods for the song “Cali In A Cup”, but you don’t have to be in California or anywhere near the West Coast to see them as they tour, doing shows with Widowspeak and Purling Hiss. They’re at Club Dada tonight in Dallas, so head there if you haven’t made any plans tonight. here are the remaining tour dates, as originally posted here:

    October 25… Dallas, TX – Club Dada %
    October 26… Memphis, TN – Hi Tone %
    October 29… Charleston, SC – Charleston Pour House %
    October 30… Asheville, NC – Grey Eagle %
    October 31… Durham, NC – Duke Coffeehouse %
    November 1… Richmond, VA – Strange Matter %
    November 2… Washington, DC – Red Palace %
    November 3… New York, NY – Music Hall of Williamsburg %#

    % = w/ Widowspeak
    # = w/ Purling Hiss

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    SOME STUFFS: Woods share B-side and tour dates

    When Woods released “Cali In A Cup“, vinyl junkies were able to check out the non-LP B-side called “Give Your Lights off”, and now you can too by clicking the stream below.

    With a new album that was released earlier this week, the band will be going on tour, as reported here. Since then, they’ve added a few new shows, which are in bold:

    September 8… New York, NY Meatopia at Randall’s Island
    September 26… Atlanta, GA Variety Playhouse *
    September 27… Nashville, TN Cannery Ballroom *
    September 28… Asheville, NC Orange Peel *
    September 29… Cincinnatti, OH Midpoint Music Fest / Grammers *
    September 30… Pittsburgh, PA Mr. Smalls *
    October 2… Toronto, ON The Garrison
    October 3… Ann Arbor, MI Yellow Barn
    October 4… Chicago, IL Subterranean #
    October 5… Madison, WI Der Rathskeller at Memorial Union #
    October 6… St Paul, MN Turf Club #
    October 7… Iowa City, IA The Mill #
    October 8… Omaha, NE (The Sidedoor Lounge)
    October 9… Denver, CO Larimer Lounge
    October 12… Portland, OR Mississippi Studios
    October 13… Vancouver, BC Media Club
    October 14… Seattle, WA Barboza
    October 16… Oakland, CA New Parish
    October 17… San Francisco, CA Preservation Hall
    October 18… Santa Barbara, CA TBD
    October 19… Los Angeles, CA The Echo
    October 20… San Diego, CA The Loft @ UCSD
    October 21… Pioneertown, CA Pappy and Harriets
    October 24… Austin, TX Red 7 %
    October 25… Dallas, TX Club Dada %
    October 26… Memphis, TN Hi Tone %
    October 30… Asheville, NC (Grey Eagle)
    October 31… Chapel Hill, NC Duke Coffeehouse %
    November 1… Richmond, VA Strange Matter %
    November 2… Washington, DC Red Palace %
    November 3… New York, NY Music Hall of Williamsburg %#

    * = with The Walkmen
    # = with Purling Hiss
    % = with Widowspeak

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    SOME STUFFS: Woods share a “Cup” and inside, some tour dates


    You have guys hanging out in a basement or garage with surfboards around, and the first group you think of that represents the image and vibe? You should consider Woods. They sum it up with “Cali In A Cup”, and you’re welcome for knowing and understanding. Also understanding this: director Adarsha Benjamin.

    Also understood: tour dates. They hit the road in support of their Brave Beyond (Woodsist) album, to be released on September 18th. Full tour begins eight days after. Brave your weather conditions and see Woods. I mean it.
    September 8… New York, NY Meatopia at Randall’s Island
    September 26… Atlanta, GA Variety Playhouse *
    September 27… Nashville, TN Cannery Ballroom *
    September 28… Asheville, NC Orange Peel *
    September 29… Cincinnatti, OH Midpoint Music Fest / Grammers *
    September 30… Pittsburgh, PA Mr. Smalls *
    October 2… Toronto, ON The Garrison
    October 3… Ann Arbor, MI Yellow Barn
    October 4… Chicago, IL Subterranean #
    October 5… Madison, WI Der Rathskeller at Memorial Union #
    October 6… St Paul, MN Turf Club #
    October 7… Iowa City, IA The Mill #
    October 9… Denver, CO Larimer Lounge
    October 12… Portland, OR Mississippi Studios
    October 13… Vancouver, BC Media Club
    October 14… Seattle, WA Barboza
    October 16… Oakland, CA New Parish
    October 17… San Francisco, CA Preservation Hall
    October 18… Santa Barbara, CA TBD
    October 19… Los Angeles, CA The Echo
    October 20… San Diego, CA The Loft @ UCSD
    October 21… Pioneertown, CA Pappy and Harriets
    October 24… Austin, TX Red 7 %
    October 25… Dallas, TX Club Dada %
    October 26… Memphis, TN Hi Tone %
    October 31… Chapel Hill, NC Duke Coffeehouse %
    November 1… Richmond, VA Strange Matter %
    November 2… Washington, DC Red Palace %
    November 3… New York, NY Music Hall of Williamsburg %#

    * = with The Walkmen
    # = with Purling Hiss
    % = with Widowspeak

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