Touring News: Tumbleweed, Teeth & Tongue, Mick Harvey
News posted Thursday, April 28 2011 at 04:00 PM.
Related: Mick Harvey, Teeth & Tongue, Tumbleweed.
– The original 1994 line-up of Tumbleweed will perform in Perth, Adelaide and Tasmania for the first time in more than a decade as part of a national tour in May/June. The tour, in support of 2010 reissue The Waterfront Years, will also include a support for Kyuss in Sydney and Melbourne shows at the Corner Hotel with The Meanies and at the Community Cup in Elsternwick Park. Out now through Aztec Music, The Waterfront Years includes the singles ‘Captain’s Log’, ‘Stoned’, ‘Acid Rain’ and ‘Daddy Longlegs’, plus assorted rarities and liner notes by M+N contributor Kate Hennessy, who penned the “Icons” feature on the band.
Saturday, May 7 - Luna Park Big Top, Sydney, NSW (w/Kyuss)
Saturday, Jun 4 - The Brisbane Hotel, Hobart, TAS
Friday, Jun 10 - Indi Bar Scarborough, Perth, WA
Saturday, Jun 11 - Rosemount Hotel, Perth, WA
Sunday, Jun 12 - Mojo’s, Fremantle, WA
Saturday, Jun 18 - Fowlers Live, Adelaide, SA
Friday, Jun 24 - Corner Hotel, Melbourne, VIC (w/The Meanies)
Saturday, Jun 25 - Barwon Club Hotel, Geelong, VIC
Sunday, Jun 26 - Elsternwick Park, Melbourne, VIC
– Melbourne outfit Teeth & Tongue – the musical project of Jess Cornelius, together with long-time collaborator Marc Regueiro-Mckelvie (guitar) and Damian Sullivan (bass) – will launch their second album Tambourine in Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane this June. The follow-up to Teeth & Tongue's 2008 debut Monobasic, Tambourine was recorded with Simon Grounds (Kes Band, Laura Jean, Bird Blobs). It’s out now via Dot Dash/Remote Control.
Thursday, Jun 2 – Good God, Sydney, NSW
Friday, Jun 3 – X & Y Bar, Brisbane, QLD
Saturday, Jun 11 – The Toff in Town, Melbourne, VIC
– To celebrate the launch of his first “fully self-penned album”, Mick Harvey will play shows in Bulli, Sydney and Melbourne in May. Out through Mute on May 2, Sketches From The Book Of The Dead was recorded and mixed with David McCluney at Atlantis Sound in Port Melbourne with additional recording at Harvey's own Grace Lane music room. It features special guests Rosie Westbrook (double bass), JP Shilo (accordion, violin) and Xanthe Waite (backing vocals).
Thursday, May 12 – Heritage Hotel, Bulli, NSW
Friday, May 13 – Oxford Art Factory, Sydney, NSW
Saturday, May 21 – Toff in Town, Melbourne, VIC