Kill Rock Stars Launch ‘The Sound The Hare Heard’ Tour Tonight

    In order to further support the already critically approved singer/songwriter compilation The Sound The Hare Heard they released last month, the folks at Kill Rock Stars have come up with an idea so crazy it just might work. Starting tonight in San Francisco, the label has set up a whopping forty-five date tour across the US, which will feature a revolving cast of artists gathered on the compilation, including Laura Veirs, Death Vessel and Jeff Hanson amongst others. The Carpal Tunnel inducing (trust us) tour dates are as follows:

     

    06-07 San Francisco, CA – Cafe du Nord !#$%^

    06-09 Goleta, CA – Hard 2 Find Showspace #$%^

    06-10 Los Angeles, CA – Knitting Factory @ Alterknit #$&%^

    06-11 Phoenix, AZ – Modified Arts $%^&

    06-12 Tucson, AZ – Solar Culture $%^&

    06-13 OFF/DRIVE DAY

    06-14 Denver, CO – Monkey Mania $%^&

    06-15 Salt Lake City, UT – Kilby Court $%^&

    06-16 Boise, ID – Neurolux $%^&

    06-17 Portland, OR – Artistery *+$%^&

    06-18 Seattle, WA – Mars Bar +$%^&

    06-19 Spokane, WA – The Shop $%^

    06-20 Missoula, MT – Higgins Alley $%^

    06-21 Billings, MT – Level 504 Gallery $%^

    06-22 Bismarck, ND TBD $%^

    06-23 Sioux Falls, SD – Black Sheep $%^

    06-24 Fargo, ND – The Aquarium $%^

    06-25 Minneapolis, MN – Triple Rock Social Club @%$^~

    06-26 Madison, WI – Slipper Club @%$^~

    06-27 Chicago, IL – South Union Arts @%$^~

    06-28 Cedar Rapids, IA – Emerald City @%$^~

    06-29 Des Moines, IA – Vaudeville Mews @%$^~

    06-30 Lawrence, KS – Jackpot #%$^~

    07-01 Warrensburg, MO – The Setlist #%$^~

    07-02 Kansas City, MO – Record Bar #%$^~

    07-03 St Louis, MO – Lucas School House #%$^~

    07-05 Indianapolis, IN – Big Car Gallery #%$^~

    07-07 Detroit, MI – Lager House #%$^~

    07-08 Ypsilanti, MI – Banana Tina (607 N River) #%$^~

    07-09 Buffalo, NY – Kitchen Distribution %$^~

    07-10 Pittsburgh, PA – Garfield Artworks <%$^~

    07-11 Philadelphia, PA – Clap It Off (part of the Toast & Jam Music Series) <%$^~

    07-12 Brooklyn, NY – North Six >~<%$^

    07-13 New York, NY – Knitting Factory @ Tap Bar =>~<%$^

    07-14 Wilkes Barre, PA – Cafe Metropolis <%$^~

    07-15 Washington, DC – The Red And The Black <%$^~

    07-16 Norfolk, VA – Relative Theory %~

    07-17 Chapel Hill, NC – Local 506 %~

    07-18 Spartanburg, SC – Ground Zero %~

    07-19 Jacksonville, FL – Jack Rabbits %~

    07-20 Atlanta, GA – The Earl %~

    07-21 New Orleans, LA – The Republic %~

    07-23 Houston, TX – The Proletariat %~

    07-24 Austin, TX – Red Eyed Fly %~

    07-25 Fort Worth, TX – Metrognome Collective %~

    07-26 Oklahoma City, OK – The Conservatory %~

     

    ! Moore Brothers

    # Aliccia BB

    $ Lovers

    % Southerly

    ^ Thao Nguyen

    & Simone White

    * Laura Veirs

    + Corrina Repp

    @ Jeff Hanson

    ~ Lauren Hoffman

    < Essie Jain

    > Owen McCarthy

    = Death Vessel

     

    *Whew* If thats not enough KRS-related tour news for you to swallow in one sitting, you might also be interested to know that the pAper chAse will soon be embarking upon a short trek across the US touring behind their brand-spanking-new album Now You Are One of Usanother angsty, fairly unsettling, ultimately compelling album from the Dallas, TX natives. 

     

    Tour Dates:

     

    06-14 Oklahoma City, OK – The Conservatory

    06-15 Little Rock, AR – White Water Tavern

    06-16 St Louis, MO – The LEMP neighborhood arts

    06-17 Chicago, IL – Beat Kitchen

    06-18 Dubuque, IA – The Busted Lift

    06-19 Milwaukee, WI – Cactus Club

    06-20 Lansing, MI – Mac’s Bar

    06-21 Columbus, OH – Oldfields on High

    06-22 Pittsburgh, PA – Brillbox

    06-23 Buffalo, NY – The Mohawk Place

    06-24 Brooklyn, NY – Northsix

    06-25 Cambridge, MA – Middle East upstairs

    06-27 Chapel Hill, NC – Local 506

    06-28 Atlanta, GA – The Drunken Unicorn




    Related Links:

    Prefix Review: V/A: Kill Rock Stars [The Sound the Hare Heard]

    the pAper chAse home page

    Kill Rock Stars