Phil Cook adds tour dates with Hiss Golden Messenger

August 21st, 2014

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Our resident instrumental wizard Phil Cook will be hitting the road with fellow North Carolina folk band Hiss Golden Messenger this Fall, opening up as well as playing organ with HGM. Check out Phil’s full tour schedule below, and pick up your copy of Phil’s beautiful and timeless This Side Up EP, if you haven’t yet!

08.21 Olympia, WA – Capitol Theater Backstage *
08.22 Seattle, WA – Triple Door *
08.23 Portland, OR – Doug Fir Lounge *
09.05 Durham, NC – Bull Durham Blues Festival @ Hayti Heritage Center ^
09.06 Raleigh, NC – Trekky/Middle West Day Party @ Hopscotch Music Festival ~
11.06 Seattle, WA – Barboza #
11.07 Vancouver BC – The Biltmore Cabaret #
11.08 Portland, OR – Doug Fir Lounge #
11.10 Santa Cruz, CA – The Crepe Place #
11.11 San Francisco, CA – The Independent #
11.13 Los Angeles, CA – The Masonic Lodge at Hollywood Forever Cemetery #

*with Amy Ray
^ with The Campbell Brothers
~ with Caitlin Rose, Loamlands
# with Hiss Golden Messenger

Trekky Records, Hometapes & Middle West present Hopscotch Day Party

August 13th, 2014

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For the past 4 years, Trekky Records has hosted a day party during the Hopscotch Music Festival, a world class event that takes over Raleigh, NC every September. We’re proud to announce our 5th annual party, a joint venture between Trekky Records, Hometapes and Middle West called DAY PARTY. This free show will take place on Saturday, September 6 from Noon to 5PM. The schedule is below and make sure to RSVP to keep updated on more surprises to come:

4:20 – Loamlands
3:25 – Landlady
2:40 – Steve Gunn
2:00 – Phil Cook & Caitlin Rose
1:15 – Celestial Shore
12:30 – Hi Ho Silver Oh
12:00 – Doors

Stream Sylvan Esso’s debut album via NPR

May 5th, 2014

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The wait is over! Click on over to NPR Music’s First Listen to hear Sylvan Esso‘s debut album in its entirety. When you’re done, you can pre-order the album here and don’t forget to get your tickets for a Sylvan Esso show near you:

05.08 New York, NY – The Westway (Neon Gold/Governors Ball POPSHOP party)
05.09 Carrboro, NC – Cat’s Cradle **SOLD OUT**
05.12 London, UK – Village Underground # **SOLD OUT**
05.14 Berlin, DE – Berghain #
05.15 Hamburg, DE – Nochtspeicher #
05.16 Brussels, BE – La Botanique (Les Nuits After Party)
05.18 Amsterdam, NL – Bitterzoet #
05.19 Paris, FR – Cafe de La Danse #
05.26 Boise, ID – Knitting Factory Concert House #
05.27 Salt Lake City, UT – Urban Lounge #
05.28 Englewood, CO – Gothic Theatre #
05.30 Dallas, TX – Granada Theater #
05.31 New Orleans, LA – Republic #
06.01 Houston, TX – Free Press Summer Festival
06.03 Phoenix, AZ – Crescent Ballroom #
06.05 Los Angeles, CA – The Fonda Theatre #
06.06 San Francisco, CA – The Fillmore # **SOLD OUT**
06.11 St Louis, MO – Luminary Center for the Arts
06.13 Washington DC – 9:30 Club # **SOLD OUT**
06.14 Washington DC – 9:30 Club #
06.15 Philadelphia, PA – Union Transfer #
06.16 Boston, MA – Royale Boston #
06.18 Montreal, QC – La Tulipe #
06.19 Toronto, ON – NXNE Festival
06.22 New York, NY – Webster Hall #
06.23 New York, NY – Webster Hall #

# w/ tUnE-yArDs

Loamlands add US Dates with Mirah

April 10th, 2014

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If you live in the United States, Loamlands will almost assuredly be coming to a town near you. The band has just added another string of US tour dates, these with the always amazing Mirah. This announcement comes just on the heels of the band joining The Mountain Goats for their West Coast tour in June. Mark your calendar, and while you’re waiting, order your copy of Loamlands’ Some Kind Of Light, out now!

04.10 – Saxapahaw, NC – Haw River Ballroom #
04.12 – Raleigh, NC – Kings ^
04.30 – Durham, NC – The Pinhook %
05.13 – Cleveland, OH – Beachland Tavern &
05.14 – Chicago, IL – Space &
05.16 – Minneapolis, MN – Cedar Cultural Center &
05.17 – Iowa City, IA – Gabe’s Oasis &
05.18 – Bloomington, IN – The Bishop &
05.19 – Columbus, OH – The Basement &
05.20 – Philadelphia, PA – Johnny Brenda’s &
05.21 – Brooklyn, NY – Music Hall of Williamsburg &
05.22 – Boston, MA – Brighton Music Hall &
06.05 – Denver, CO – Gothic Theatre *
06.07 – Salt Lake City, UT – Kilby Court *
06.08 – Boise, ID – Knitting Factory *
06.10 – Seattle, WA – Showbox *
06.11 – Portland, OR – Wonder Ballroom *
06.13 – San Francisco, CA – Bottom of the Hill *
06.14 – San Francisco, CA – Bottom of the Hill *
06.15 – San Francisco, CA – Bottom of the Hill *
06.17 – Los Angeles, CA – Mayan Theatre *
06.18 – Phoenix, AZ – Crescent Ballroom *
06.20 – Denton, TX – Dan’s Silverleaf *
06.21 – Houston, TX – Fitzgerald’s Upstairs *
06.22 – Austin, TX – The Mohawk *

#=with Superchunk
^=With S. Carey & White Hinterland
%=with Megafaun
&=with Mirah
*=with The Mountain Goats

 

Sylvan Esso perform new song for La Blogothèque

April 5th, 2014

Sylvan Esso joined with La Blogothèque at SXSW to record this stunning version of “Come Down”, and as yet unheard song from their upcoming self-titled LP. Watch Amelia and Nick make beautiful sounds while riding in a passenger van, and pick up their Hey Mami / Play It Right 12″ now. Full US & EU tour dates below:

05.09 Carrboro, NC – Cat’s Cradle (Album Release)
05.12 London, UK – Village Underground #
05.14 Berlin, DE – Berghain #
05.15 Hamburg, DE – Nochtspeicher #
05.18 Amsterdam, NL – Bitterzoet #
05.19 Paris, FR – Cafe de La Danse #
05.26 Boise, ID – Knitting Factory Concert House #
05.27 Salt Lake City, UT – Urban Lounge #
05.28 Englewood, CO – Gothic Theatre #
05.30 Dallas, TX – Granada Theater #
05.31 New Orleans, LA – Republic #
06.03 Phoenix, AZ – Crescent Ballroom #
06.05 Los Angeles, CA – The Fonda Theatre #
06.07 San Francisco, CA – The Fillmore #
06.13 Washington, DC – 9:30 Club #
06.15 Philadelphia, PA – Union Transfer #
06.16 Boston, MA – Royale Boston #
06.18 Montreal, QC – La Tulipe #
06.22 New York, NY – Webster Hall #
06.23 New York, NY – Webster Hall #

#=with tUnE-yArDs