Grab yourself a free remix EP in celebration of Memory Tapes' upcoming tour dates, making a few apperances in UK and Paris. The simply named Tour EP contains three 3 Remixes by Nazca Lines, Jensen Sportag and Seams. Check them out in his Soundcloud player below or alternatively to get your very own copy to play to death on your computer of choice simply enter your email address in over here. Simple.
Memory Tapes Euro Tour dates:
Jul 05 Paris - Fleche D’or
Jul 06 London - XOYO w/StarSlinger and Air France (dj)
Jul 07 Manchester Deaf Institute w/StarSlinger and Air France (dj)
Jul 08 Glasgow King Tuts w/StarSlinger and Air France (dj)
Above is the video for "Yes I Know" from Memory Tapes' upcoming album Player Piano, which drops July 4th in Europe + Australia and July 5th in the US, courtesy of Something in Construction, Inertia and Carpark, respectively. This is the kind of video that will stick with you for months, which works out perfectly because it compliments the song so well.
Memory Tapes will be joined by the likes of Star Slinger and Air France for live performances in London, Manchester and Glasgow. Further US and Canadian dates including New York have also been unveiled with more to follow.
You can pre-order Player Piano over on InSound. If you want to hear more from the album, head on over to SoundCloud for a listen.
Tour dates after the jump!
Jul 01 NewYork City - Mercury Lounge w/New Moods Jul 05 Paris - Fleche D’or Jul 06 London - XOYO w/StarSlinger and Air France live Jul 07 Manchester Deaf Institute w/StarSlinger and Air France live Jul 08 Glasgow King Tuts w/StarSlinger and Air France live Jul 18 Vancouver Electric Owl Jul 19 Seattle Chop Suey Jul 20 Portland Doug Fir Aug 09 Washington Red Palace Aug 10 Philadelphia Johnny Brenda’s Aug 12 Montreal Sala Rossa Aug 13 Toronto Wrongbar Aug 15 Chicago Empty Bottle
With the release of their second full-length album, Crystal Castles members Ethan Kath and Alice Glass, have found themselves as being the center of attention in the indie music world. They recently performed their latest lead single "Celestica" on the BBC's Later with Jools Holland, also released 2 new remixes, one being their single "Celestica" by mutual admirer Thurston Moore of Sonic Youth and another new remix for "Suffocation" by Memory Tapes. Both which you can grab and listen to below.
The band will be touring in support of their new sophomore album Crystal Castles (II), and promise to deliver the volatile, highly potent, and often controversial live shows the band is infamous for. Check out the tour dates after the jump.
8/6/10 OAKLAND, CA FOX THEATRE (w/ Rusko and Proxy) * 8/7/10 LOS ANGELES, CA HARD SUMMER MUSIC FESTIVAL @ LA STATE PARK # 8/9/10 DENVER, CO OGDEN THEATRE (w/ Proxy) * 8/11/10 AUSTIN, TX STUBBS WALLER CREEK (w/ Proxy) * 8/13/10 CHICAGO, IL CONGRESS THEATRE (w/ Proxy) * 8/14/10 TORONTO, ON KOOLHAUS (w/ Rusko) * 8/15/10 MONTREAL, PQ METROPOLIS (w/ Rusko) * 8/17/10 BOSTON, MA HOUSE OF BLUES (w/ Rusko) * 8/18/10 PHILADELPHIA, PA ELECTRIC FACTORY (w/ Rusko) * 8/20/10 WASHINGTON, DC 9:30 CLUB * 8/21/10 NEW YORK, NY TERMINAL 5 (w/ JDH & Dave P + more) * 8/22/10 BALTIMORE, MD SONAR * 9/7/10 NASHVILLE, TN CANNERY BALLROOM 9/8/10 ATLANTA, GA MASQUERADE (HEAVEN ROOM) 9/9/10 ORLANDO, FL CLUB FIRESTONE 9/11/10 MIAMI, FL GRAND CENTRAL 9/13/10 HOUSTON, TX HOUSE OF BLUES 9/14/10 DALLAS, TX HOUSE OF BLUES
* = HARD Summer Tour w/ Sinden + Destructo and more TBA # = w/ Soulwax, Major Lazer, Erol Alkan, Diplo, Tiga, Digitalism, Green Velvet, and many more