DEERHUNTER TO TOUR IN SUPPORT OF
New Album Available October 28th,
Atlanta-based Deerhunter are set to tour in support of Microcastle, the follow-up to 2006’s Cryptograms.
Microcastle will be
released simultaneously on CD and LP via Kranky in North America and 4AD for
the rest of the world on October 28, 2008. This tour comes on the heels of a handful of dates opening
for Nine Inch Nails. Times New
Viking will be opening for all dates, with additional support from BARR, Knyfe
Hyts, Vivian Girls and more in various cities.
Microcastle was recorded over the course of a week at Rare Book Studios
in Brooklyn, New York with Nicolas Verhes. The album was recorded as a four-piece consisting of
Bradford Cox, Lockett Pundt, Joshua Fauver, and Moses Archuleta. "Saved by
Old Times" features a vocal collage by Cole Alexander of the Black Lips.
The album also features two songs with lead vocals by guitarist Lockett Pundt:
"Agoraphobia," and "Neither of Us, Uncertainly."
DEERHUNTER TOUR DATES
Variety Playhouse, Atlanta^
Orange Peel, Asheville
Cats Cradle, Carrboro
Black Cat, Washington*
First Unitarian Church, Philadelphia*
Terrace F. Club, Princeton*
Music Hall Of Williamsburg, Brooklyn*
Bowery Ballroom, New York%
Theatre Plaza, Montreal ^^
Lees Palace, Toronto^^
Crofoot Ballroom, Pontiac**
Grog Shop, Cleveland Heights**
High Noon Saloon, Madison**
Triple Rock Social Club, Minneapolis**
Richards On Richards, Vancouver
Neumos, Seattle !
11/24/2008 Great American
Music Hall, San Francisco !
El Rey Theatre, Los Angeles !
Casbah, San Diego
Modified Arts, Phoenix
Palladium Loft, Dallas
Emos Alternative Lounge Outside, Austin
Warehouse Live, Houston
Spanish Moon, Baton Rouge
One Eyed Jacks, New Orleans
TIMES NEW VIKING
OPENING ALL DATES
*With Knyfe Hyts
! With BARR