SUNN O))), who recently announced a handful of Midwest shows, just revealed dates for a West Coast tour. The tour kicks off in Seattle where SUNN O))) will headline two Southern Lord label showcase events. The first night will be as a duo performing the the Shoshin/GrimmRobe Demos in its entirety. They will be joined by labelmates THE ACCÜSED. An encore Seattle performance follows the next night alongside Southern Lord brethren EARTH, PELICAN and EAGLE TWIN. Support along the rest of the tour will come from EAGLE TWIN and THE ACCÜSED.
Dates are as follows:
8/05/2009 Neumo’s – Seattle, WA w/ THE ACCÜSED (record release show), TRAP THEM, BLACK BREATH
8/06/2009 Neumo’s – Seattle, WA w/ EARTH, PELICAN, EAGLE TWIN
8/08/2009 Independent – San Francisco, CA w/ THE ACCÜSED, EAGLE TWIN
8/09/2009 Historic Brookdale Lodge – Brookdale, CA w/ THE ACCÜSED, EAGLE TWIN
8/11/2009 Center for Arts, Eagle Rock – Los Angeles, CA w/ THE ACCÜSED, EAGLE TWIN
8/13/2009 Bluebird Theatre – Denver, CO w/ THE ACCÜSED, EAGLE TWIN
8/14/2009 Avalon Theatre – Salt Lake City, UT w/ THE ACCÜSED, EAGLE TWIN
Seattle’s masters of Americana-style drone Earth are set to play some U.S. dates following their recent jaunt across Europe. Beginning this month they’ll hit the Midwest and South a bit then travel up the East Coast. More waves of dates will be announced over the coming months as the band confirms more regional touring.
04/25/2008 Bottom Lounge – Chicago, IL w/ HELEN MONEY
04/26/2008 Wexner Center for the Arts – Columbus, OH w/ SWORD HEAVEN
04/27/2008 The Dame – Lexington, KY
04/28/2008 *TBA – Nashville, TN
04/29/2008 Bottletree – Birmingham, AL w/ FUR ELISE, LIZ DURRETT
04/30/2008 The Earl – Atlanta, GA w/ FUR ELISE, LIZ DURRETT
05/01/2008 Calendonia – Athens, GA w/ FUR ELISE, LIZ DURRETT
05/02/2008 Rocket Club – Asheville, NC
05/03/2008 Downtown Events Center – Raleigh, NC
05/04/2008 Rock and Roll Hotel – Washington, DC w/ KAYO DOT
05/05/2008 Johnny Brenda’s – Philadelphia, PA w/ KAYO DOT
05/06/2008 Knitting Factory – New York, NY w/ KAYO DOT
KAYO DOT‘s new album, Blue Lambency Downward, is due out on May 6th via Hydra Head Records. The band have also lined up three dates with EARTH.
Tour dates w/EARTH
May 4 2008 Rock and Roll Hotel Washington DC
May 5 2008 Johnny Brendaâ€™s Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
May 6 2008 The Knitting Factory New York, New York
The Southern Lord West Coast Summer Tour featuring SUNNO)), EARTH, WEEDEATER and WOLVES IN THE THRONE ROOM kicks off July 2nd for a short run of five dates.
7/02 – San Diego, CA – Casbah
7/03 – Los Angeles, CA – El Rey
7/04 – San Francisco, CA – Independent
7/06 – Portland, OR – Mt Tabor
7/07 – Seattle, WA – El Corozan