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Frog Eyes Add More Tour Dates For Upcoming Tears Of The Valedictorian Release + MP3


By: Spacelab Research Staff
The tour and the new album, and thus, the new Frog Eyes revolution officially begins on May 1st. It's Frog Eyes new phase, with the band using a producer for the first time. They also wrote all of the songs on the road and recorded them after the tour was over, giving them a chance to record well reheased and tight sounding tracks.

They're touring with Alex Delivery, Chris Garneau, Himalayan Bear, Pit er Pat, Priestbird and Yeasayer depending on location.

The album is on Absolutely Kosher and will feature a lineup of Carey Mercer, Melanie Campbell, Michael Rak, Spencer Krug, and Mccloud Zicmuse. It was co-produced by Daryl Smith and Carey Mercer. Tears Of The Valedictorian will be the first new Frog eyes materal since last summer's The Future Is Inter-Disciplinary Or Not At All EP, which was released by Acuarela.

"Dan Bejar once suggested to me that all of my art is crumbling into that most classic and vaunted of forms: the drunken speech of the deposed dictator. Tears was mastered a little quieter than Californication, and therefore will not get as much radio play," said Carey Mercer when speaking to Pitchfork about the new album.

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Frog Eyes: Tour Dates
05-01 - Seattle, WA - Crocodile
05-02 - Portland, OR - Holocene
05-04 - San Francisco, CA - Bottom of the Hill
05-05 - Los Angeles, CA - Spaceland
05-06 - San Diego, CA - TBA
05-07 - Phoenix, AZ - Paperheart
05-08 - Tucson, AZ - Plush
05-10 - Denton, TX - Rubber Gloves
05-11 - Austin, TX - Emo's
05-12 - Houston, TX - Proletariat
05-13 - Baton Rouge, LA - TBA
05-14 - Atlanta, GA - Drunken Unicorn
05-15 - Chapel Hill, NC - Local 506
05-16 - Washington, DC - Rock and Roll Hotel
05-17 - Philadelphia, PA - Johnny Brenda's
05-18 - New York, NY - Mercury Lounge
05-20 - Boston, MA - Middle East
05-22 - Montreal, Quebec - La Sala Rossa
05-24 - Toronto, Ontario - Sneaky Dee's
05-25 - Cleveland, OH - Beachland Ballroom
05-26 - Bloomington, IN - The Bluebird
05-27 - Chicago, IL - Schubas
05-28 - Minneapolis, MN - 7th St Entry
05-29 - Fargo, ND - Aquarium
05-30 - Winnipeg, Manitoba - Collective Cabaret
06-01 - Edmonton, Alberta - Velvet Underground
06-02 - Calgary, Alberta - Marquee
06-06 - Vancouver, British Columbia - Media Club
06-08 - Victoria, British Columbia - Logan's Pub


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