SWMRS have finally announced a set of UK (and one show in Paris) headline shows for May 2016, including a slot on The Great Escape Festival in May.
ALL dates, below:
Tue 17 May – France – Paris, Mecanique Ondulatoire
Thu 19 May – Kingston, New Slang @ Hippodrome – Room 2
Fri 20 May – Brighton, The Great Escape – The Hope and Ruin
Sat 21 May – Leeds, Gold Sounds Festival-Brudenell Social Club
Sun 22 May – Glasgow, Broadcast
Mon 23 May – Newcastle, Think Tank
Wed 25 May – Southampton, The Joiners
Thu 26 May – London, Old Blue Last
The bay area quartet also unleashed their first official video last month, for the single ‘Figuring It Out’, produced by Kreshaw
Their much anticipated debut record ‘Drive North’ is out NOW (released on Feb 12th), through the bands own Uncool Records. Information on a new single to come very soon.
The album also streamed on Rolling Stone – HERE
Produced by FIDLAR frontman Zac Carper, ‘Drive North’ is a snarling, sneering and euphoric punk rock album influenced by love, loss, hometown pride, drinking beer and actor Harry Dean Stanton.
The band premiered their debut single “Miley” with
i-D Magazine – HERE
Live wise and in the US, the band just wrapped a tour with Wavvesand Twin Peaks and will be hitting the road w/ The Frights this month and through March. Look out for more UK, US and European dates to come/be announced soon.