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Pinback Begin Summer In Abaddon 10th Anniversary Tour And Release Official Video for "Non Photo Blue"

Tomorrow marks the start of Pinback's month long tour to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the release of their album Summer In Abaddon. The festivities kick off in Phoenix and continue east and back west again throughout September and early October. (Complete list of tour dates below!)

In honor of this milestone, we are excited to release the official video for "Non Photo Blue" from Summer in Abaddon . Directed by Michael Johnson (who also directed the video for "Sediment" from Pinback's most recent album Information Retrieved), this video is a reminder of life outside... literally. Check it out below!



In addition, to commemorate the occasion, Touch and Go Records have released Summer in Abaddon on HQ 180 gram MAROON vinyl (AVAILABLE NOW!). Limited to 500 copies, this special pressing of Summer In Abaddon will only be available for sale at Pinback's shows below as well as from the online Touch and Go pre-order store.

While supplies last, you can order the SIA HQ180 Gram MAROON vinyl from Touch and Go HERE

Summer In Abaddon 10th Anniversary Tour 2014

September 3 Phoenix, AZ - The Crescent Ballroom
September 5 Dallas, TX - Trees
September 6 Austin, TX - The Mohawk
September 8 Birmingham, AL - Bottletree
September 9 Atlanta, GA - Terminal West
September 10 Charlotte, NC - The Chop Shop - Big Room
September 11 Washington, DC - Black Cat
September 12 Philadelphia, PA - Union Transfer
September 13 New York, NY - Irving Plaza
September 15 Cambridge, MA - The Sinclair
September 16 Buffalo, NY - Buffalo Iron Works
September 17 Columbus, OH - Skully's Music Diner
September 18 Akron, OH - Musica
September 19 Chicago, IL - Bottom Lounge
September 20 Minneapolis, MN - Cedar Cultural Center
September 22 Omaha, NE - The Waiting Room
September 23 Englewood, CO - Gothic Theatre
September 24 Salt Lake City, UT - The Depot
September 25 Boise, ID - Knitting Factory
September 27 Vancouver, BC - The Imperial
September 28 Seattle, WA - Showbox at the Market
September 29 Portland, OR - Doug Fir Lounge
October 2 San Francisco, CA - Bimbo's 365 Club
October 3 Los Angeles, CA - El Rey Theatre
October 4 San Diego, CA - House of Blues


Full video credits:
"Non Photo-Blue" video credits:
Written, Directed, Shot & Chopped by Michael Foxtrot Johnson
Visual Effects by Dan Wallace
Starring Nick Miller & Katie Zychowski
with Anjalika Lobo & Jon Reeder

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Shellac's Fifth Album Dude Incredible Gets A Release Date



Dear fans of Shellac,

Calm yourselves. You've waited not so patiently, and the day has arrived.

Dude Incredible - the fifth album from Shellac of North America - will be released on September 16th, 2014.
Pre-Order your copy on 180 gram vinyl (with CD) or on compact disc from the Touch and Go store HERE

And now in proper Shellac fashion, here are the facts:

DATA
This is Shellac’s fifth LP. Recording took place sporadically over the past few years at Steve's ELECTRICAL AUDIO studios in Chicago. The record was mastered by Steve Rooke at ABBEY ROAD. There is no comma in ‘Dude Incredible’; like Sir Duke or King Friday, for example.

QC
Audio quality is paramount, as always, with Shellac. The LP was mastered entirely in the analog domain, using the DMM (Direct Metal Mastering) process. The LPs are being manufactured at RTI in Camarillo, CA, using their HQ-180 system. The pressings are 180 gram audiophile quality.

TOURING
The band will continue to play shows or tour at the same sporadic and relaxed pace as always. There is no correlation between shows and record releases.

DURATION: 32:43

TRACK LISTING - 9 songs

Side A
Dude Incredible
Compliant
You Came In Me
Riding Bikes

Side B
All The Surveyors
The People’s Microphone
Gary
Mayor/Surveyor
Surveyor

THE BAND
Steve Albini - Guitar
Todd Trainer - Drums
Bob Weston - Bass

Let the countdown begin...

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Pinback's Summer In Abbadon 10th Anniversary Celebrated With Limited Edition HQ180 Colored Vinyl And Tour



West Coast duo, Pinback, released their critically acclaimed album Summer In Abaddon on Touch and Go Records in 2004. Marking the occasion, the band are heading out on a national US tour to perform Summer In Abaddon in its entirety, including such hits as "Fortress" and "AFK".

To celebrate the 10th anniversary, Touch and Go Records will release Summer in Abaddon on HQ 180 gram MAROON vinyl on September 2nd. Limited to 500 copies, this special pressing of Summer In Abaddon will only be available for sale at Pinback's shows below as well as from the online Touch and Go pre-order store.

You can pre-order the SIA HQ180 Gram MAROON vinyl from Touch and Go HERE

Summer In Abaddon 10th Anniversary Tour 2014

September 3 Phoenix, AZ - The Crescent Ballroom
September 5 Dallas, TX - Trees
September 6 Austin, TX - The Mohawk
September 8 Birmingham, AL - Bottletree
September 9 Atlanta, GA - Terminal West
September 10 Charlotte, NC - The Chop Shop - Big Room
September 11 Washington, DC - Black Cat
September 12 Philadelphia, PA - Union Transfer
September 13 New York, NY - Irving Plaza
September 15 Cambridge, MA - The Sinclair
September 16 Buffalo, NY - Buffalo Iron Works
September 17 Columbus, OH - Skully's Music Diner
September 18 Akron, OH - Musica
September 19 Chicago, IL - Bottom Lounge
September 20 Minneapolis, MN - Cedar Cultural Center
September 22 Omaha, NE - The Waiting Room
September 23 Englewood, CO - Gothic Theatre
September 24 Salt Lake City, UT - The Depot
September 25 Boise, ID - Knitting Factory
September 27 Vancouver, BC - The Imperial
September 28 Seattle, WA - Showbox at the Market
September 29 Portland, OR - Doug Fir Lounge
October 2 San Francisco, CA - Bimbo's 365 Club
October 3 Los Angeles, CA - El Rey Theatre
October 4 San Diego, CA - House of Blues

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Slint Confirm Summer Tour Dates on the West Coast


Recently returned from Europe and performing at Primavera Sound Festival, SLINT have announced August dates on the West Coast in the US! What a great high note to end the summer on!

And don't forget! In case you missed out on the sold out limited edition Spiderland (remastered) Box Set, be sure to pick up a copy of Spiderland (remastered) 180 gram LP+DVD and/or CD+DVD on June 24th.

You can pre-order HERE.
OR wander down and grab a copy at your local independent record store!

Tour dates below - Tickets are on sale this Friday, June 13th:

August 25th San Francisco, CA - The Fillmore
August 27th Seattle, WA - The Showbox at the Market
August 28th Portland, OR - Crystal Ballroom
August 29th Vancouver, BC - Rickshaw Theatre

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