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Sunset Rubdown Announces Summer North American Tour Dates :: w/ Austin date (Mohawk)

Sunset Rubdown

Originally a solo outlet for Wolf Parade's Spencer Krug, Sunset Rubdown now boasts a lineup of five members and on June 23rd they'll release their latest offering entitled, Dragonslayer via Jagjaguwar. The band completed the album after a 2008 tour and includes new member, Marc Nicol on bass, drums, and percussion. We have the first single "Idiot Heart" down below for you to enjoy.

Sunset Rubdown - Idiot Heart (mp3)

The band will hitting the road this Summer in support of the new album and sure enough they'll be performing at the Mohawk here in Austin. Tickets ($10) for the June 20th show are currently on sale now, purchase them here. June is gonna be a super busy month, in addition to Richard's and my birthday, there's just so many good shows! I wish I could take the entire month off.

[Sunset Rubdown Official Site]

Sunset Rubdown Summer North American Tour Dates:
6/11 - Cambridge, MA @ Middle East Downstairs
6/12 - Brooklyn, NY @ Studio B
6/13 - Philadelphia, PA @ Johnny Brenda’s
6/14 - Washington, DC @ Black Cat
6/15 - Chapel Hill, NC @ Local 506
6/16 - Atlanta, GA @ The Drunken Unicorn
6/20 - Austin, TX @ Mohawk (outside) [Purchase Tickets] $10
6/22 - Tucson, AZ @ Plush
6/23 - Los Angeles, CA @ Echoplex
6/24 - San Francisco, CA @ The Rickshaw Stop
6/26 - Portland, OR @ Doug Fir Lounge
6/27 - Seattle, WA @ Chop Suey
6/28 - Victoria, BC @ Sugar Nightclub
7/02 - Calgary, AB @ The Marquee Room
7/06 - Minneapolis, MN @ 7th St. Entry
7/07 - Chicago, IL @ Epiphany
7/08 - Bloomington, IN @ Jake’s Nightclub
7/10 - Toronto, ON @ Lee’s Palace
7/11 - Montreal, QC @ Il Motore

(Photo: David Horvitz)