The long-awaited West Coast dates have been announced!
15 Pomona, CA – Glasshouse
16 San Diego, CA – Casbah
17 Los Angeles, CA – Echo Plex
18 San Francisco, CA – Slims
20 Portland, OR – Wonder Ballroom
21 Vancouver, BC – Electric Owl
22 Olympia, WA – Capitol Theater
23 Seattle, WA – Nuemo’s
The video for ‘Summer of All Dead Souls’ has been around for a week or so now, it chronicles the first chapter from Conrad’s ‘Strange News From Another Planet’ novel which you can read on the Stories page.
It has been a harrowing, hell-going week, my friends. I look forward to sitting on a plane heading for Texas and the SXSW music convention with the stresses of the Big Apple behind me. For me the airplane seat has always been a place of great comfort and solace. I look around with pity at the anxious faces of those who hate to fly, who find the seats cramped and the whole stress of the airport too much for their hearts to handle. I side more with Louis CK, who reminds us that when we’re in the air we oughtÂ to liken ourselves more to Greek gods than packed sardines, that the wonders of flight far outweigh its anxieties. Continue reading →