In support of their most recent album Between The Devil And Two Black Hearts, husband/wife duo featuring Grammy-nominated producer/mixer Sean Beavan (Nine Inch Nails, Marilyn Manson, No Doubt) and Stop Staring! celebrity model Juliette Beavan,8mm are ready to hit the ground running this Spring. This run of dates kicks off at Pub Rock in Scottsdale, AZ on April 17thand concludes in El Paso, TX on April 28th. Between The Devil And Two Black Heartsis currently having a very successful college radio campaign generating airplay on over 140 stations nationwide.
“Fusing dusty Americana, Southern rock, touches of electro and sultry edges in a heat-seeking tug of war of loving and losing”, declares High Voltage Magazine. “Think PJ Harvey and Led Zeppelin go to the desert and end up at a rave in a David Lynch film”, describes Revolver Magazine. “Glamorous, neo-noir love-child of David Lynch, Portishead and Aimee Man”, adds GuySpeed.
In addition to their flawless recordings, 8mm can also walk the walk when it comes to their live performance. “Guitar sliding effects alluded to lonely night trips down desolate roads to El Paso, eliciting possible past encounters with rattlesnakes”, explains The Waster . “8mm failed to disappoint the virgin New Yorker eyes and ears.
Championed by some of the industry’s leading tastemakers, such as Nic Harcourt of KCRW, and being named on of the Bands You Need To Know in Alternative Press, and a “Buzz Band” by the Los Angeles Times, 8MM’s music has been featured on Grey’s Anatomy, One Tree Hill, Shark, Underworld: Awakening, Nip Tuck, Nikita, the Mr. And Mrs. Smith soundtrack, Mistresses, Lost Girl, and Pretty Little Liars, amongst many others. Sean’s credits as a much sought-out producer/mixer include Nine Inch Nails, Marilyn Manson, No Doubt, Slayer, Thrice, and Depeche Mode. Juliette Beavan has been has been tapped as a celebrity model for the popular red carpet line, Stop Staring!, joining other celebrity A-listers, such as Nicole Kidman, Eva Mendes, Trisha Yearwood, Christina Aguilera and Meg White (White Stripes). Utilizing Sean’s production expertise and fueled by famous backers including Marilyn Manson, legendary author/activist Margaret Atwood, actress/singer Jill Hennessy( Law & Order, Crossing Jordan), and actress Kate Moennig ( The L Word, Young Americans) among many others, the band raised a total of $39,503 via Kickstarter.
8mm is Juliette Beavan (vocals) and multi-instrumentalist Sean Beavan (vocals, guitar). Their fifth studio album Between The Devil And Two Black Hearts was released this past September via ChelseaGirl Records.
Apr 17 Pub Rock Scottsdale, AZ
Apr 19 War Room San Antonio, TX
Apr 20 Elysium Austin, TX
Apr 23 Local 662 St. Petersburg, FL
Apr 24 The Shelter Atlanta, GA
Apr 25 1904 Music Hall Jacksonville, FL
Apr 26 Siberia New Orleans, LA
Apr 27 The Grotto Fort Worth, TX
Apr 28 Tricky Falls El Paso, TX
May 16 Viper Room West Hollywood, CA
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