Acrylics Announce North American Tour w/ Junip

By on March 4, 2011
Acrylics Announce North American Tour  w/ Junip
Debut LP Lives and Treasure Out This Week!

Meticulous pop romantics whisper sweet somethings” SPIN
“Slow, oozing harmonies and sinewy synthesizer beats form a backdrop for tales of sticky August nights spent with a lover” – Black Book

“A perfectly-constructed debut full-lengthfilled with acoustic jewels that recall sunshine pop more
often than the Brooklyn duo’s lo-fi contemporaries” – American Songwriter 

Watch their video for “Night Watch” or download “Sparrow Song” feat. Caroline Polachek

                                                                                                                                             Photo Credit: Kyle Dean Reinford 


Brooklyn duo Acrylics (aka Molly Shea and Jason Klauber) have announced their North American tour withJose Gonzalez-led Swedish trio Junip, which will kick off in late April, following their SXSW performances. The band is touring behind their debut LP, Lives and Treasure, out this week via Hot Sand/Friendly Fire Recordings.Check out more information about the tour on Pitchfork.

Acrylics spent the last two years in and out of the studio to finish Lives and Treasure, the followup to  their 2009 Terrible Records debut EP, All of the Fire. Be sure to catch them as they return to Austin for another set of performances at SXSW!
Acrylics Tour Dates w/ Junip + SXSW
*Fri – 3/18 @ 8pm – SXSW – Nuvola / Prefix & Audible Treats Showcase (105 E. 5th St.)
*Fri – 3/18 @ 3:30pm – SXSW – Lipstick 24 /  Friendly Fire Recordings/Lefse/I Guess I’m Floating Day Party
*Sat – 3/19 @ 1:45pm –  SXSW – ND/501 Studios / Terrorbird Licensing Day Party
*Sat – 3/19 @ TBA – SXSW – FADO’s – Noise/Racket / Sitcom Serf Party
Wed – 4/20 – Toronto ON – Lees Palace
Thu – 4/21 – Cleveland Heights OH – Grog Shop
Fri – 4/22 – Ann Arbor, MI – The Blind Pig
Sat – 4/23 –  Chicago IL – Empty Bottle
Sun – 4/24 – Evanston IL – SPACE
Mon- 4/25 – Minneapolis, MN – Cedar Cultural Center
Thu – 4/28 – Denver – CO- Larimer Lounge
Fri – 4/29 – Salt Lake City UT – The State Room
Sun – 5/01 – Spokane WA-  The Empyrean
Mon- 5/02 – Seattle, WA – Neumos
Tue- 5/03 – Vancouver, BC – The Rio Theatre
Wed – 5/04 – Portland, OR -Wonder Ballroom
Fri – 5/06 – Los Angeles, CA – El Rey Theatre
Sat- 5/07 – Costa Mesa, CA – Detroit Bar
Sun- 5/08 – Tucson, AZ – Plush
Tue- 5/10 – Austin, TX – The Mohawk
Wed- 5/11 – Houston, TX – Mink
Thu- 5/12 – New Orleans, LA – Republic
Sat- 5/14 – Louisville, KY – Headliners Music Hall
Sun – 5/15 – Columbus, OH – Wexner Center
Mon- 5/16 – Asheville, NC – Orange Peel
Tue- 5/17 – Carrboro, NC – Cats Cradle
Wed – 5/18 – Philadelphia, PA – World Cafe
Thurs – 5/19 – New York City, NY – Bowery Ballroom
Sat- 5/21 – South Burlington. VT – HG Showcase Lounge
Sun- 5/22 – Boston, MA – Brighton Music Hall
  
* (Acrylics Only)
 

Lives and Treasure Track listing:
1. Counting Sheep
2. Molly’s Vertigo (available to post)
3. The Window
4. Sparrow Song
5. Nightwatch (available to post)
6. Tortoise Shell Shades
7. It’s Cool Here
8. Asian Pear
9. Lives and Treasure
10. The Catacombs

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