Friday, June 20, 2008

MODEY LEMON ON TOUR NOW!!!!



MODEY LEMON LAUNCH FIRST US TOUR IN FOUR YEARS

The Modey Lemon are back on the road as of this week, hitting the USA hard for the first time in four years. The trio, Phil Boyd (guitar, vox), Jason Kirker (Keyboards, Bass), and Paul Quattrone (King Traps) are supporting their brand new album Season Of Sweets on Birdman Records. Part full-blown garage shock, part epicly pounding krautrock, Season Of Sweets provides the fodder for a stunning live show, as demonstrated at last years South By Southwest conference. Quattrone has just gotten off the road as substitute drummer with !!!.

MODEY LEMON tour dates as follows:

June 19 @ Talking Head Club- Baltimore, MD
June 20 @ Hunter Gatherer- Columbia, SC
June 21 @ the Earl- Atlanta, GA
June 22 @ JJ’s Bohemia- Chattanooga, TN
June 23 @ Pilot Light- Knoxville, TN
June 24 @ The New Deli- Fayetteville, AR
June 25 @ The Bluebird- St. Louis, MO
June 28 @ Emos (Inside)- Austin, TX
June 29 @ Blue Iguana - El Paso, TX
June 30 @ Trunkspace - Phoenix, AZ
July 1 @ the Casbah- San Diego, CA
July 3 @ 21 Grand- Oakland, CA
July 4 @ The Hemlock- San Francisco, CA
July 5 @ Someday Lounge- Portland, OR
July 6 @ The Comet- Seattle, WA
July 7 @ Badlander- Missoula, MT
July 9 @ The Uptown- Minneapolis, MN
July 10 @ Borg Ward- Milwaukee, WI
July 11 @ Beat Kitchen- Chicago, IL

What the press has said about SEASON OF SWEETS thus far:

“Epic Psych Odyssey”
-NME

“The Sweetest Savagery”
-Time Out, London

“The Modey Lemon are most definitely back with a vengeance”
-Artrocker

“a dazzling head trip.”
-Mother Jones

“…loud, fuzzed-out distorted…Modey Lemon are the real deal.”
-CMJ.com (live review)

“Season of Sweets rocks hard…the devil, and its horns, is in the details.”
-Dusted

“Sickeningly sweet racket…everything explodes into one grin-inducing chorus”
-Spin.com

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