We’re thrilled to announce the premiere of the second single off the upcoming Old Man Markley full length Down Side Up. The track is called “Rehearsal” and you can find it over at AmericanSongwriter.com. Down Side Up is due out March 5th but if you’re not the patient type, you can pre-order it now! Get your dancing boots on because OMM will be joining Dropkick Murphys tomorrow in Cleveland, OH for a 3 week run together. Check the dates below.
Old Man Markley Tour Dates:
Feb 20 – Columbus, OH – Woodlands Tavern
Feb 21 – Cleveland, OH – House of Blues (w/Dropkick Murphys)
Feb 22 – Chicago, IL – Aragon Ballroom (w/Dropkick Murphys)
Feb 24 – St. Paul, MN – The Myth (w/Dropkick Murphys)
Feb 26 – Dallas, TX – House of Blues (w/Dropkick Murphys)
Feb 27 – Austin, TX – Stubb’s BBQ (w/Dropkick Murphys)
Feb 28 – Houston, TX – House of Blues (w/Dropkick Murphys)
Mar 1 – Gulf Breeze, FL – Paddy O’Leary’s
Mar 2 – Lake Buena Vista, FL – House of Blues (w/Dropkick Murphys)
Mar 3 – St. Petersburg, FL – Jannus Live (w/Dropkick Murphys)
Mar 4 – Atlanta, GA – Tabernacle (w/Dropkick Murphys)
Mar 5 – Charlotte, NC – The Fillmore (w/Dropkick Murphys)
Mar 6 – Norfolk, VA – The NorVa (w/Dropkick Murphys)
Mar 8 – Philadelphia, PA – Electric Factory (w/Dropkick Murphys)
Mar 9 – Trenton, NJ – The Mill Hill Basement (w/Bryan McPherson)
Mar 11 – Washington, DC – 9:30 Club (w/Dropkick Murphys)
Mar 12 – Maxwell’s – Hoboken, NJ
Mar 13 – New York, NY – Terminal 5 (w/Dropkick Murphys)
Mar 14 – Northampton, MA – Iron Horse Music Hall
Mar 16 – Asbury Park, NJ – Asbury Lanes
Mar 17 – Pittsburgh, PA – The Smiling Moose
Mar 20 – Des Moines, IA – The Lucky Monkey
Mar 21 – Denver, CO – Marquis Theater
Mar 22 – Salt Lake City, UT – Burt’s Tiki Lounge
Mar 24 – Fullerton, CA – The Slidebar
Mar 28 – San Diego, CA – House of Blues (w/Tiger Army)
It is release day for the new Swingin’ Utters full length Poorly Formed. For weeks we’ve been doling out tracks and last week Alt Press premiered the new full length in its entirety along with a track-by-track commentary with Darius and Johnny, offering a keen insight into what galvanizes them as songwriters. Today, to celebrate their release and to mark their longevity of being together for 25 years, Seattle Weekly posted this in-depth feature. For our part, we’re giving away the title track “Poorly Formed” as a free download so grab it now. Order the album here. Read a new review, enter a contest, and check their tour dates here.
Happy Friday! As promised, AltPress is premiering the brand new Swingin’ Utters full length, Poorly Formed! Once it seeps into your brain, head over to read a track-by-track commentary from Johnny and Darius about what went into writing this latest offering. The fun doesn’t stop there because these gents plan to spend A LOT of time on the road this year. They kick things off with a record release show this Saturday in Santa Cruz, CA, then on to the rest of the west. Get Poorly Formed now!
Head over to Alternative Press to dip into the minds of Johnny and Darius who deliver a track by track of just what went into writing Poorly Formed. You can listen to three brand new songs over at our soundcloud player. Stay tuned for a full album stream next week!
Swingin’ Utters tour dates
Pee-free and punch-free, Fat returns to Austin’s South by Southwest Music Festival.
The Real McKenzies are hitting the road next spring!
Leftöver Crack heads to South Africa in 2017. Info and details here!
We are very sad to report the passing of Bad Astronaut’s drummer, Erik Herzog, an exceptionally talented musician and lifelong member of the Santa Barbara music scene. Our deepest condolences to Erik’s family and to our friends in Bad Astronaut: Joey, Marko, Todd, Angus, and Thom.
Don’t miss Zach Quinn from PEARS crooning to the masses on his solo tour! Dates here!
New interview with Jay from Frenzal Rhomb.
Mean Jeans are playing Portland tomorrow night!
TILT is playing day 1 at The Lookouting: A Celebration of Lookout Records at Gilman!
There’s a bunch of Fat bands on the Watch Dogs 2 game soundtrack! Give it a listen on their Spotify playlist.