Hardly Art

Dude York announce fall tour with LVL UP

MON, JUL 17, 2017

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Credit: Conner Lyons

In September, America’s Band™ Dude York will be rocking up and down the West Coast with Sub Pop signees LVL UP. Included in this run is a rare Canadian date for the Seattle trio; see below for a full list of shows. Dude York’s infectious full-length Sincerely is out now and available from our Mini Mart.

09.18.17 – San Francisco, CA – Bottom of the Hill *
09.19.17 – Santa Cruz, CA – Atrium at The Catalyst *
09.21.17 – Portland, OR – Star Theater *
09.22.17 – Seattle, WA – Barboza *
09.23.17 – Vancouver, BC – Fortune Sound Club *

* - w/ LVL UP

IAN SWEET announce fall tour dates with Frankie Cosmos

MON, JUL 10, 2017

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Brooklyn trio IAN SWEET have announced fall US tour dates in support of recent Sub Pop signee Frankie Cosmos. Fresh off their inaugural European tour, this run of shows will see the band visiting 13 cities, including an appearance at the Lincoln Calling festival. IAN SWEET’s debut full-length Shapeshifter is out now, and their latest musical offering, “Bug Museum,” can be heard on our Hardly Released: Bedroom Recordings, Demos, Rarities, Unreleased, and Widely Ignored Material digital/cassette compilation. See below for a full list of shows.

09.22.17 – Washington, DC – Black Cat *
09.23.17 – Charlottesville, VA – The Southern *
09.24.17 – Chapel Hill, NC – Motorco Music Hall *
09.25.17 – Louisville, KY – Galaxie *
09.26.17 – St. Louis, MO – Off Broadway *
09.27.17 – Lawrence, KS – The Bottleneck *
09.28.17 – Lincoln, NE – Lincoln Calling Festival *
09.29.17 – Minneapolis, MN – Triple Rock *
09.30.17 – Evanston, IL – SPACE *
10.01.17 – Madison, WI – High Noon Saloon *
10.02.17 – Cleveland, OH – Mahall’s *
10.03.17 – Buffalo, NY – Waiting Room *
10.04.17 – Northampton, MA – Iron Horse Music Hall *

* - w/ Frankie Cosmos

Chastity Belt launch West Coast tour, play KEXP today

THU, JUL 27, 2017

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Credit: Conner Lyons

Saturday night in Olympia, Seattle band Chastity Belt will set out on their first West Coast tour in support of the acclaimed new record I Used to Spend So Much Time Alone. Supporting them on this run are the Bay Area’s Never Young. See below for a full list of upcoming performances.

You can hear the band perform live this afternoon on the airwaves of KEXP at noon Pacific Time on their Midday Show. Tune in at KEXP.org or 90.3 FM. 

07.27.17 - Seattle, WA - Live in-studio on KEXP at 12:00 PM
07.29.17 - Olympia, WA - Obsidian
07.30.17 - Arcata, CA - Outer Space
07.31.17 - Santa Rosa, CA - Arlene Francis Center
08.01.17 - San Francisco, CA - Great American Music Hall !
08.02.17 - Fresno, CA - Strummer’s !
08.03.17 - Los Angeles, CA - Teregram Ballroom !
08.04.17 - San Diego, CA - Space Bar !
08.05.17 - Pomona, CA - Viva Pomona at The Glass House
08.07.17 - Santa Ana, CA - Constellation Room !
08.08.17 - Santa Barbara, CA - Velvet Jones !
08.09.17 - Santa Cruz, CA - Crepe Place !
08.11.17 - Portland, OR - Star Theater !
08.12.17 - Covington, KY - River City Jam
09.04.17 - Margate, UK - The Dugout *
09.05.17 - Leeds, UK - Brudenell Social Club *
09.06.17 - Manchester, UK - Star and Garter *
09.07.17 - Newcastle, UK - Cluny *
09.08.17 - Glasgow, UK - Broadcast *
09.10.17 - Isle of White, UK - Bestival
09.11.17 - Bristol, UK - Exchange *
09.12.17 - Nottingham, UK - Bodega *
09.13.17 - Brighton, UK - Green Door Store *
09.14.17 - London, UK - Garage * %
09.15.17 - Brussels, BE - Witloof Bar
09.16.17 - Cologne, DE - King Georg &
09.17.17 - Berlin, DE - Kantine Am Berghain &
09.19.17 - Vienna, AT - Arena &
09.20.17 - Lausanne, CH - La Romandie Club &
09.21.17 - Paris, FR - Espace B &
09.22.17 - Rotterdam, NL - V11
09.23.17 - Utrecht, NL - ACU &

& - w/ Magic Potion
! - w/ Never Young
* - w/ GANG
% - w/ Charly Bliss