Touring News: Seekae, Laurels, Bedroom Philosopher, Little Scout
News posted Monday, July 23 2012 at 04:00 PM.
Related: Little Scout, Seekae, Bedroom Philosopher, Laurels.
– Following a “cerebral” Opera House debut at Vivid Sydney in May, Sydney’s Seekae will revert back to their “classic” three-piece formation for east-coast shows in September. The band will be performing old and new material, including a recent song called ‘Yech’, which was filmed in the Opera House’s Utzon Room (watch below). Supports by Kangaroo Skull and Thomas William.
Fri, Aug 31 – The Corner Hotel, Melbourne, VIC
Sat, Sep 1 – The Zoo, Brisbane, QLD
Thurs, Sep 6 – The Basement, Sydney, NSW
Fri, Sep 7 – The Basement, Sydney, NSW
– Sydney’s The Laurels will embark on their first headline tour of the year in support of debut album Plains. Out now through Rice Is Nice, the album was recorded with Liam Judson (Belles Will Ring, Cloud Control) in two locations in rural NSW. It features new single ‘Changing The Timeline’, which was named among our Best Tracks Of 2012 (So Far).
Fri, Aug 10 - Polyester Records (CBD), Melbourne, VIC
Sat, Aug 11 - The Tote, Melbourne, VIC (w/Witch Hats + Lowtide)
Fri, Aug 17 – Beetle Bar, Brisbane, QLD (w/Keep On Dancin’s + Cobbwebbs)
Sat, Aug 25 – Mojos, Perth, WA (w/gum + Shiny Joe Ryan)
Sat, Sep 1 – The Annandale, Sydney, NSW (w/Witch Hats + East River)
– Melbourne song-and-dance-man The Bedroom Philosopher will perform his only east-coast shows of the year, celebrating the E-book release of The Bedroom Philosopher Diaries (Affirm). Backed by his Acoustic Awkwardstra, he’ll be previewing songs from a forthcoming album produced by the inimitable SPOD. Spoken-word supports by Benjamin Law (Frankie), Candy B (Sista She), Zoe Coombs Marr, Sabrina D’Angelo, Emilie Zoey Baker and Sean M Whelan.
Wed, Jul 26 – Wesley Ann, Melbourne, VIC
Wed, Aug 29 – Black Bear Lodge, Brisbane, QLD
Thurs, Aug 30 – The Loft, Gold Coast, QLD
Thurs, Sep 6 – Goodgod Small Club, Sydney, NSW
Fri, Sep 7 – University of Canberra, Bruce, ACT
Sat, Sep 8 – Yours & Owls, Wollongong, NSW
Sun, Sep 9 – Clarendon Guest House, Katoomba, NSW
– Following a tour with Brooklyn’s School of Seven Bells, Little Scout have announced a run of headline shows in support of new single ‘Go Quietly’. Lifted from a forthcoming album, the track was described as a “welcome change of course” in a recent edition of New Noise.
Fri, Aug 31 - Alhambra Lounge, Brisbane, QLD
Fri, Sep 7 - FBI Social, Kings Cross Hotel, Sydney, NSW
Sat, Sep 8 - The Workers Club, Melbourne, VIC