The following tour dates have been confirmed by Zero Hour:
5/23 Black Cat Washington, DC
5/24 Fletcher's Baltimore, MD
5/26 The Saint Asbury Park, NJ
5/28 Brownies-McGathy Party New York, NY (closed to public)
5/29 Pearl Street Northampton, MA
5/30 The Tune Inn New Haven, CT
5/31 Cafe Campus Montreal, Quebec
6/01 The Ballroom Quebec City, Quebec
6/03 Barrymore's Ottawa, Ont.
6/04 Lee's Palace Toronto, Ont.
6/06 Intersections Grand Rapids, MI
6/07 The Shelter Detroit, MI
6/08 Grog Shop Cleveland, OH
6/10 Little Brother Columbus, OH
6/11 Sudsy's Cincinnati, OH
6/12 Mabels Champaign, IL
6/13 TBA St. Louis, MO
6/14 Gabe's Oasis Iowa City, IA
6/15 Concert Cafe Green Bay, WI
6/16 400 Bar Minneapolis, MN
6/18 TBA Winnipeg, ONT
6/19 The State Regina, SK
6/20 Amigo's Saskatoon, SK
6/22 The Rev Edmonton, ALB
6/23 republik Calgary, ALB
6/25 Starfish Room Vancouver, BC
6/28 Crocodile Seattle, WA
6/29 WOW Hall Eugene, OR
6/30 Bojangles Sacramento, CA
7/01 Slims San Francisco, CA
7/02 Troubador Los Angeles, CA
Swervedriver will play an all ages show Barrymore’s Music Hall http://www.eugenehaslam.com, 323 Bank Street, Ottawa, Canada. Wednesday, June 3rd. Doors open @ 8pm. Tickets are $10 advance, at Barrymore’s or Ticketmaster(613)755-1111.
Swervedriver will do an in-store performance at Mondo Kim’s music store on St. Mark’s Place (East 8th St.) between 2nd & 3rd Avenues at 1:00 pm on Feb. 28th. This is the day after their Feb. 27th New York City gig @ Irving Plaza, opening for the band Hum.
Chat with Swervedriver then watch a cybercast of their last month Mercury Lounge gig. Login Thursday, February 26th 7:00PM EST to chat, 8:00PM EST to view the cybercast at: http://www.sonicnet.com/sonicore/chat
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The CD-Single “Space Travel Rock ‘N’ Roll” is out now and the new album “99th Dream” will be available on February 24th at many local independent record shops as well as from mailorder stores such as those listed above in our CD’s section. Get yours today!
Swervedriver has a split 7″ with Sophia available. Look for their “Wrong Treats” EP available later this year! It will contain more songs than the import single! Their Space Travel Rock and Roll single is available domestically (limited to 2,500 CDs/500 LPs). Same as the Australian release but with much better packaging.
Adam Franklin and Steve George of Swervedriver will be collaborating with Sophia in NYC at the Mercury Lounge (217 E Houston St. at Ave A, New York City, 212-260-4700) on February 24th and at Arlene Grocery (95 Stanton St, between Ludlow & Orchard Sts, New York City, 212-358-1633) the following Saturday night.
Swervedriver (and Zero Hour labelmates Varnaline) will have a song on the upcoming soundtrack for Morgan J.Freeman’s (Hurricane Streets) new movie Desert Blue due out in May. The cast includes Christina Ricci, Casey Afflect, Sara Gilbert and Kate Hudson. Desert Blue will be the premiere movie screened at this years SXSW Film Festival in Austin, TX.
Swervedriver’s 12″ Single “Space Travel Rock and Roll” will be released on 12/08 and is nicely packaged in a special grey, metallic, see-through bag and limited to 2,500 CD’s and 500 LP’s.