So today starts a gargantuan summer for Harvey Milk. Six weeks. Two continents.
And The Pleaser on double album gatefold just showed up and looks freakin’ amazing.
The first show is here in Atlanta. Tomorrow night is in Charlotte with what I would call the "Henry’s Dream Line Up" for 2008. Major Stars! Torche! Harvey Milk! Bam! Here’s the rest of the confirmed shows:
Jun 17, The Earl, Atlanta
Jun 18, The Milestone, Charlotte
Jun 19, Canal Club, Richmond
Jun 20, Knitting Factory, NYC
Jun 21, Great Scott, Boston
Jun 23, Europa, Brooklyn
Jun 24, Johnny Brenda’s, Philadelphia
Jun 25, Otto Bar, Baltimore
Jun 26, Soapbox, Wilmington
Jun 27, 40 Watt, Athens
Jun 28, Bottle Tree, Birmingham
Jul 6, Felerwerk, Munchen
Jul 7, Club Schocken, Stuttgart
Jul 8, Festaal Kreuzberg, Berlin
Jul 9, Hafenklang, Hamburg
Jul 10, Worm, Rotterdam
Jul 11, Recyclart, Brussels
Jul 12, Supersonic Festival, Birmingham
Jul 13, Stereo/ABC2, Glasgow
Jul 14, Ruby Lounge, Manchester
Jul 15, Underworld, London
Jul 16, La Maroquinerie, Paris
Jul 17, FZW, Dortmund
Jul 18, Dour Festival
West coast (and Texas/Arizona dates) will be announced real shortly.
And here’s one of four t-shirt designs I worked on for the tour. My personal fave is the Women and Children shirt, but I don’t wanna ruin anything. You just have to see it.
My good buddy Sloan has posted live recordings from the last few local shows. All worth downloading.
That is all.