READY/EXCITEMENT!!

By Peter on June 11, 2008 3:31 PM | | Comments (2)

TOUR SCHEDULE IN PLACE:

June 17th: Charlottesville, VA @ The Garage 100 W. Jefferson

June 18th: Greensboro, NC @ Erik's house 303 mimosa dr w/ Small Sur and beloved binge

June 19th:

June 20th: Gainesville, FL @ the Kickstand w/ woven bones, nervous systems, and small sur

June 21st: Lakeland, FL @ Mitchell's Coffee House w/ Pemberley and Win Win Winter

June 22nd:

June 23rd: Orlando, FL @ Uncle Lou's bar w/ Small Sur, Woven Bones, and TBA

June 24th: Athens, GA @ The Spillage House w/ Small Sur, others TBA

June 25th: Lexington, KY @ The Shrieking Shack (503 oldham ct.)

June 26th: Chattanooga, TN @ JJ's Bohemia others, TBA

June 27th: Baltimore, MD @ Copycat Annex w/ Shivers, Small Sur, & Andy Abelow

June 28th: Brooklyn, NY @ Death By Audio w/ City Center, Nat Baldwin

June 29th: Cambridge, MA @ 18 Amory St, Apt 3R w/ Small Sur, City Center,

June 30th: Pittsburgh, PA @ Union Project w/ Small Sur


Our tour to Florida VIA the eastern coast is set! Karis, Matt, and I will travel to Baltimore this weekend to pickup Bob, our final tour bandmate, and set out for our trip. We haven't named the our tour vehicle yet, but it has been referred to as "the CLOWN CAR" and "Tiny."
ROOF RACK COMPLETED:

We built this rooftop carrier for the vehicle... also waiting to be named. It has been referred to as "the coffin" and "box."
NEW T-SHIRTS COMPLETED:

Two new deigns of home-dyed home screen printed t shirts will be sold on tour.
SLEEPTALKER COMPLETED:

Also, the first completed tape on the Grand Rapids tape label, GRAND MANOR TAPE COLLECTION/GRAND MANOR PRINTING PRESS, will be sold on tour. The tape features two 15 minute sides of recordings made by Chad Vickery of himself talking in his sleep compiled and set to music (music also made by Chad). The tape is packaged in a two color screen printed box with a fold out booklet.
DRAG CITY POSTER COMPLETED:

Lastly, available on tour will be a promtional poster designed for the release of "Songs from the source" by Children Of The Sixth Root Race. The album will be out on Drag City, June 17th. "BUY IT!" the poster says! The posters are five color screen prints on arches 88 paper (some are on other paper...oops)!

COME TO A SHOW!!!! TALK TO YOU IN A COUPLE WEEKS!!!

2 Comments

also....

the black bean.

The black bean is already taken. Tom would be sad if you stole his car's name.

And just so you know, Lakeland is anxiously awaiting your arrival. And by Lakeland, I mean me. And by 'your', I mostly mean karis, but I'm excited to see the rest of the band as well.

And another side note: rooftop carrier = brilliant.