The Blind Shake Announce Fall Tour with Seattle date at Chop Suey on Nov. 3rd

The Blind Shake Announce Fall Tour with Seattle date at Chop Suey on Nov. 3rd

 

Dense, massive locomotive music from this Minneapolis three-piece. Powerful sounds with the ability to careen through one cinematic, post-apocalyptic chase scene after another.  Breakfast Of Failures comes clanging and crashing through these confused times.

“The Blind Shake is at once spacey, primitive futuristic, and brutal: a kind of backyard extraterrestrial minimal surf-punk party. One guitar, one baritone guitar, a fuckload of reverb, and a drummer who deserves an Olympic medal.” –SF Weekly

Fronted by brothers Jim and Mike Blaha, with friend Dave Roper on drums, the trio have been tunneling through the underground since before telephones could talk. Having six full length albums to their credit, several singles, three collaborations with psych legend Michael Yonkers and another with downstroke warrior John Reis, the band continues to push the sliding scale between catchy punk songs and pitch red noise.

Breakfast Of Failures was recorded by Chris Woodhouse at The Dock in Sacramento, CA

Fall Tour

10.29 – The Windsor Winnipeg SK
10.30 – Vangelis Saskatoon SK
10.31 – Palomino Calgary AL
11.02 – The Hindenburg Vancouver BC
11.03 – Chop Suey Seattle WA
11.04 – Dantes Portland OR
11.05 – The Hemlock San Francisco CA
11.06 – The Uptown Oakland CA
11.08 – Jewels Los Angeles CA
11.09 – Del Monte Venice CA
11.11 – Bar Pink San Diego CA
11.12 – Beauty Bar Las Vegas NV
11.19 – Subterranean Chicago IL
11.20 – Donovans Detroit MI
11.21 – Silver Dollar Toronto ON
11.22 – The National Montreal QC
11.23 – Great Scott Boston MA
11.25 – Cake Shop Brooklyn NY
11.26 – Baby’s All Right Brooklyn NY
11.28 – Underground Arts Philadelphia PA
11.29 – Kings Raleigh NC
12.01 – Hi Tone Memphis TN
12.03 – The Earl Atlanta GA
12.04 – Siberia New Orleans LA
12.05 – Good Vibrations Festival at Hotel Vegas Austin TX

Tracklist

01. Old Lake
02. Parachute
03. Dots In The Fog
04. Breakfast of Failures
05. Go Lie
06. Young Carnival Waste
07. Pollen
08. In A Trance
09. Mildew
10. Nobody Else

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Christian is the founder and Editor of Rock Paper Rock as well as a freelance concert and event photographer serving the Pacific Northwest and Beyond. He is a certified member of the PPA and Gold Level member of the CPS. He has recently began working with Mental Itch Records and has launched his own Photography website.


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