Some news-worthy action is upon us. The "She's On Top" 12" EP hits the streets MAY 21. We recorded the tunes, fresh from the road in DEC @ the Hanger in SAC with Chris Woodhouse on the controls, LIVE....def a new recording approach and we hope you'll feel wot we mean. Drag City will release the jams as expected.
Keep your eyes out for summer EURO tour dates posting on the LIVE page soon.
OK hope you're well!!
the Sic Alps
The news is as such:
The split 7" with FREAKAPUSS is out and into the world- former Tronics mainman ZARJAZ is a cruiser of the highest order- buy it for their side alone and you will feel exaulted as well!
YES we are back from the epic North American spin in one piece- gracias to all who came out and
Early 2013 shows are in the works and tracking begins THIS WEEK on the next release-
showed us LOVE. Special thanks to Thee Oh Sees for turning it on it's ear. That's wot friends are for.
recording those jams we cracked out nitely. Watch out for that Gibson broom!
YES to positive negitivity, NO to degraders of music and cancellation pirates of the $$ industries- Spotify and Pandora (and their ilk of loop-holers and bottom-liners)
GIANT internet hugs to all who listen to their FAVE music via any format or service, anywhere and anytime.
You are the EARS.
your Sic Alps
Barrett Avner, Douglas Armour, Tim Hellman and Mike Donovan (w/ NVH @ GAMH!!!)
SEE YOU THERE XO,
Wot? SEPT 7 Record release show is an EARLY SHOW! Don't miss the boat, arrive at 7 for full-on good times!!
Here come those U.S. dates filling in as promised - check back for updates. Looking forwrd!
New dates posted on the LIVE page. There's a grip of dates with our pals Thee Oh Sees- check back soon for more dates and details of a full-on Fall U.S. Tour of these great states.
That's right too: on Sept 11 DRAG CITY will release our new, 10 song record. Major thanks here to everyone DC for everything!!! I could wax philosophical about 90's Tower endcap coups and decades of mischief but suffice to say, we remain- completely stoked.
and here it is now, Tour Phone 14
Out the door to EURO....many THANKS to our friend William for making the nice tour poster.....check it here
PEACE to YA!
Many news today! Here are the exiting breaks-
Lille, France show has been added and now EURO tour dates are complete. Check out the LIVE page for the full schedule. Looking forwrd hope to see you there.....!!
You may have heard but Drag City is releasing a "Tronics Only" covers 7" this month that which is called "Pangea Globe" If your'e unfamiliar with their gang, please seek out the music of TRONICS dear listener!
(and related jams Zarjaz and Freakapuss) You'll be glad you did. Pangea Globe comes out on April 24th. All the details are here.
Happy to say we have just put the final touches on a new LP. It's 10 songs and will be released by Drag City in September. More details to follow. It's a nice relief to be finished and have to say a special THANKS here to Eric for recording it. Wot a fellow!