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Miniature Tigers Confirm Summer Headline Dates

May 24, 2012 The Audio Perv 0


Miniature Tigers continue their busy year with the announcement of a new batch of Summer tour dates. Kicking off at the end of July, the headline run will hit New York, Chicago, Boston, Philadelphia and more in support of the band’s latest album, Mia Pharaoh (Modern Art/ILG). Out earlier this year, the brilliant abstract-pop record has received overwhelming acclaim, including Rolling Stone, SPIN, Entertainment Weekly, Nylon, and more. Likewise, Amazon recently proclaimed their song “Female Doctor” as the #2 Best

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Miniature Tigers Announce New Album Mia Pharaoh Out March 6

January 16, 2012 drainu182 0


After a great deal of anticipation, Miniature Tigers at last reveals that their third album Mia Pharaoh will drop March 6 via Modern Art Records, in conjunction with Warner Music’s Independent Label Group. The band premiered their sly, alluring indie-pop groove “Female Doctor” on Spin.com. The new track is streamed with a hilarious European reality TV clip montage of seductive female doctors, fitting to match the title of the track, from Nakedfunny.com and was directed by Max Goldblatt.…

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DOM Announce US Tour Dates

February 10, 2011 drainu182 0

Worcester, Mass based quartet, Dom, are set to embark on their first US headlining tour this March, including several shows at SXSW. Astralwerks/Burning Mill we be re-releasing Dom’s Sun Bronzed Greek Gods EP on February 15, 2011. The EP was previously only available in limited physical quantities and will now be available widely in all formats (LP, CD and digital). The new remixed and remastered EP keeps the exact same analog spirit of the original intact, so fans need …

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Pepper Rabbit Add Dates With Rural Alberta Advantage, On Tour Now With Ra Ra Riot

January 25, 2011 drainu182 0

Los Angeles duo Pepper Rabbit is thrilled to announce upcoming west coast tour dates, where they will be supporting Ra Ra Riot and post SXSW dates with Miniature Tigers. Following the October 2010 release of their debut album, Beauregard, on Kanine Records, Pepper Rabbit spent the fall touring the US with Cotton Jones, hitting CMJ, followed by a trek across Canada with Rural Alberta Advantage, and then finishing out the year on the west coast supporting Passion Pit and Freelance …

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Second Wave of CMJ 2010 Artists Announced

September 22, 2010 drainu182 0

The next round of CMJ artists have been announced. Interesting to see that Phoenix’s show at Madison Square Garden on October 20th is part of CMJ. Check out the lineup below:

1995 • +/- • 2 Cow Garage • A Classic Education • A Life Once Lost • A Million Years • Acid Washed • Acid Westerns • Adam Haworth Stephens • Adult Themes • Afternoon • Agent Ribbons • AIDS Wolf • The Aikiu • Air Waves • Alcoholic …

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Freelance Whales Announce Tour Dates

September 14, 2010 drainu182 0

Freelance Whales have announced dates for a fall tour starting at Maxwell’s in Hoboken, NJ on November 5th and ending with a hometown show at Webster Hall in New York City on December 15th. Check out the full dates inside. Ticket presales/onsales start this week.

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Miniature Tigers Announce New Album Fortress Due Out July 27th, Tour With Free Energy Starts Today

May 26, 2010 drainu182 0


Hmm, where should we start here? The part where Miniature Tigers stay up all night with Neon Indian, fine-tuning the laser-like synths of their new single, “Gold Skull?” Yeah, that sounds about right.

“I won’t forget that experience,” says frontman Charlie Brand. “I remember the sun coming up and everyone in the room singing along. [Drummer] Rick [Schaier] was almost asleep on the floor as he did harmonies.”

While that part was captured during the Manhattan-bound mixing stages …

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fun. and Miniature Tigers played Mercury Lounge NYC 9/17 (Photos)

September 20, 2009 drainu182 0

On Thursday night, fun. played a sold out show at the Mercury Lounge in New York. They were incredible. Frontman Nate sang every song like it was his last and the crowd seemed much obliged to sing the songs back to him as well. Nate mixed in a couple songs from his old band, The Format, with songs off of fun.’s debut album, Aim & Ignite(iTunes, Amazon MP3, CD). Check out the setlist above the …