Class Actress Confirms SXSW 2011 Performances, Prepares For Headlining Tour with MillionYoung

By on March 1, 2011
Class Actress Confirms SXSW 2011 Performances,
Prepares For Headlining Tour with

“an alluringly precise recapturing of the winning chill of early ’80s electro-pop, with some light hauteur keeping the mood severe, never optimistic.” – New York Times

“[Harper’s] passion proves to be the same kind of compelling counterweight
to frosty sonics that helped make the music of her influences so memorable.” – Pitchfork “Rising” Artist

Photo Credit: Betsy Blundell

Brooklyn synth-pop group Class Actress (Elizabeth Harper & co) is preparing for their headlining tour withMillionYoung in support of debut, Journal of Ardency EP, available now on Chris Taylor of Grizzly Bear and Ethan Silverman’s Terrible Records.  This tour follows Class Actress‘ successful North American tour this past fall with Small Black, Delorean, and Matthew Dear, among others, and the band has now confirmed their full set of SXSW 2011performances. 
Stay tuned for Class Actress‘ full-length debut LP this summer and don’t miss them! 

[*newly added dates]

Mar 9 Atlanta, GA @ The Earl
Mar 10 Savannah, GA @ Savannah Stopover
Mar 11 Miami, FL @ The Vagabond
Mar 12 Tampa, FL @ The Orpheum
Mar 13 Orlando, FL @ Backbooth
Mar 14 New Orleans, LA @ Republic*
Mar 15 Pharr, TX @ Jagz w/Nite Jewel*
Mar 16 SXSW @ Lipstick 24 (Flavorpill Party) – 3:30pm*
Mar 17 SXSW @ Club 1808 (Piano’s Party w/Das Racist, Still Corners, etc.)*
Mar 18 SXSW @ East Side Drive In (Pitchfork Party) – 12:45pm*
Mar 18 SXSW @ Friends (Warp Magazine Showcase) – 11pm*
Mar 19 SXSW @ Space 12 (Parafora Party) – 7pm*
Mar 20 Dallas, TX @ Bro Fest 2011 @ Club Dada
Mar 21 Little Rock, AR @ Arkansas Community Arts Co-Op
Mar 22 Kansas City, MO @ Crosstown Station
Mar 23 Iowa City, IA @ Gabe’s
Mar 24 St. Louis, MO @ Old Rockhouse
Mar 25 Chicago, IL @ Lincoln Hall w/Miami Horror
Mar 29 New York, NY @ Mercury Lounge w/Miami Horror*

Author: DaveHHM

Dave Luttrull: Owner/Editor in Chief of Hellhound Music. Star Wars nerd, Gamer, Destiny homer, blogger, writer and lover of all things music.