A Thing Called Divine Fits (iTunes), the debut album from Divine Fits, has been released today, August 28, in the U.S. on Merge and on Universal in Canada. It was released yesterday in the UK and Europe via Anti-/Epitaph.
Divine Fits will be on tour well into the fall, with a Los Angeles residency being completed by an August 28 day of release show at the Masonic Temple and a September 4 date at The Echo with Daughn Gibson supporting.
Aug 28 – Los Angeles, CA – Masonic Temple
Aug 30 – Seattle, WA – The Crocodile * Black Whales support
Sept 4 – Los Angeles, CA – The Echo * Daughn Gibson supports
Sept 5 – Toronto, ON – Lee’s Palace * Hooded Fang supports
Sept 9 – New York, NY – Music Hall of Williamsburg * Sean Bones supports
Oct 6 – Nashville, TN – SoundLand Festival
Oct 14 – San Francisco, CA – Treasure Island Music Festival
Oct 27 – Asheville, NC – Moogfest
Divine Fits, the band comprised of Britt Daniel, Dan Boeckner and Sam Brown, has confirmed that its debut album A Thing Called Divine Fits will be released August 28 in the U.S. by Merge and in Canada by Universal. The record will be out one day earlier in the UK and Europe via Anti-/Epitaph.
First single “My Love Is Real” can now be streamed at Soundcloud. The single will be released July 31 and will feature the non-LP B-side cover of Camper Van Beethoven’s “I Was Born In A Laundromat.”
1. My Love Is Real
2. Flaggin a Ride
3. What Gets You Alone
4. Would That Not Be Nice
5. The Salton Sea
6. Baby Get Worse
7. Civilian Stripes
8. For Your Heart
10. Like Ice Cream
A trailer featuring a brief portion of a song from the band’s as yet untitled debut album can be seen and heard at http://www.divinefits.com .
The album was produced by Nick Launay and will be released later this year by Merge Records in the U.S. and by Universal in Canada.
Further details regarding the record’s release date, live dates, etc. will be announced as they are confirmed. Check for news, updates etc. at http://www.divinefits.com or @divinefits on Twitter and Instagram in the meantime.