The time has come for tour to commence! I’ll be kicking off my fall TIL WE’RE BLACK AND BLUE tour tonight, at the first of four MOTION CITY SOUNDTRACK shows I’m supporting. On the fence? Allow me to supply you with some reasons to come out to a show:
1. MUSIC! MUSIC! HUZZAH! (general, umbrella-y reason)
2. NEW SONGS WILL BE PLAYED!!!
3. GORGEOUS NEW MERCH DESIGNED FOR THIS TOUR BY GAIL MAROWITZ (including a fabulous 18″x24″ hand silkscreened tour poster, below, and a new LIFE IS LIKE T. REX shirt!!)
4. COMPLIMENTARY HIGH-FIVES!
9/09/2011 – NEW YORK NY @ Irving Plaza !!! TIX
9/10/2011 – NEW YORK NY @ Irving Plaza !!! TIX
9/13/2011 – BOSTON MA @ Paradise Rock Club !!! TIX
9/14/2011 – BOSTON MA @ Paradise Rock Club !!! TIX
9/15/2011 – HAMDEN CT @ The Space ** TIX
9/16/2011 – BROOKLYN NY @ The Rock Shop ** TIX
9/18/2011 – PITTSBURGH PA @ Brillobox # ** TIX
9/19/2011 – CLEVELAND OH @ Beachland Tavern # ** TIX
9/20/2011 – COLUMBUS OH @ The Basement # ** TIX
9/21/2011 – ST. LOUIS MO @ The Old Rock House # ** TIX
9/22/2011 – MEMPHIS TN @ Levitt Shell — Free show!! INFO
9/23/2011 – LOUISVILLE KY @ Zanzabar # ** TIX
9/24/2011 – NASHVILLE TN @ Hogwarts (House Concert) INFO
9/25/2011 – ATLANTA GA @ Park Tavern — Free show!! INFO
9/27/2011 – CHARLOTTE NC – House Concert TIX
9/28/2011 – CHAPEL HILL NC @ Local 506 # TIX
9/29/2011 – BALTIMORE MD @ Golden West Cafe # TIX
9/30/2011 – WASHINGTON DC @ The Red Palace # TIX
10/1/2011 – PHILADELPHIA PA @ Johnny Brenda’s % TIX
10/09/2011 – WILLIAMSTOWN MA – House Concert TIX
ALL SHOWS with ELLIOT JACOBSON except NASHVILLE + WILLIAMSTOWN
!!! = supporting MOTION CITY SOUNDTRACK
# = HANK AND CUPCAKES supports
** = SAM BRADLEY supports
% = supporting EAST HUNDRED
FEEL LIKE HELPING? Visit the TOUR PAGE where you can download a letter-sized tour poster… perfect for hanging (with permission) in your local coffee shop, record store, book store, et cetera! (Don’t forget to fill in the venue and date for the show in your area in the space provided! Bam!)
Can’t make it to the shows but still want a piece of tour? Through September 12th, you can order a tour postcard from my webstore! While I’m on the road this month, I’ll send you the finest piece of 4″x6″ artwork America’s truck stops have to offer! GET ONE OVER HERE.
Haven’t heard the latest music? “GREAT BIG PLANS” (produced by Mr. Greg Laswell) is now available on iTunes. Give it a listen, leave a comment, and consider buying it OVER HERE.
Y’all are beautiful, and I really hope to see you out there.