Heading to SXSW this week? Be sure to catch Drab Majesty, Boy Harsher, Annie Hart, Ted Leo, & Ohmme in Texas this week! Check out the full schedule here.
Ted Leo and the Pharmacists #HeartsOfOak15
To celebrate the fifteenth anniversary of the release of the critically acclaimed album, ‘Hearts of Oak’, Ted Leo and the Pharmacists are embarking on a limited run of shows, performing two nights in each city. The first night will include a performance of ‘Hearts of Oak’ album in its entirety. On the second night, the band will perform a set-list that spans the almost twenty year history of releases; from 1999's self-titled LP to 2017's ‘The Hanged Man’. A limited number of discounted two-show tickets will be available for each city. Check out the dates.
THIS WILL DESTROY YOU “S/T”
Long-running instrumentalists This Will Destroy You will celebrate the tenth anniversary of their eponymous 2008 studio album with shows where they will perform the record in its entirety. The band will also play the coveted Young Mountain in full on select dates.
Originally issued by Magic Bullet Records, This Will Destroy You was produced by Grammy-winning producer/engineer/mixer John Congleton (Blondie, Marilyn Manson, Bono etc.) at a studio in Spicewood, Texas owned by the country music icon Willie Nelson. Critically lauded by fans and critics alike, Rock Sound compared it to, "the soundtrack to the impending apocalypse," and awarded it the fifth best album of the year, Drowned In Sound called it, "a true classic of its kind," while Punknews praised an, “engaging and occasionally stunning listen that marks a recognizable growth.”
Dark Operative currently has a special tenth anniversary edition of This Will Destroy You in production, featuring the bonus track "Language Of Memory”.
2017 Year in Review
'Tis the season for a look back at the year 2017 in music. With an abundance of talented artists, albums and EPs that made an impact this year, Flowerbooking is honored and excited to have our hard-working artists recognized for their accomplishments!
Check out some of the celebrated
releases of 2017.
Ted Leo Releases New Album The Hanged Man + Tour Dates
Ted Leo released The Hanged Man his first album in seven years on September 8. Pitchfork calls the album “The most expansive, emotionally devastating music of his career” and Under The Radar notes, “This may be the best record Ted Leo has ever made.”
Ted Leo will be touring extensively in support of the album this fall. Full list of dates here. IAN SWEET will be joining the tour as support in October.
Mister Heavenly Announce New Album & Fall Tour
"Supergroup" is a title that gets thrown around a lot, but in the case of Mister Heavenly, it's well-deserved. The trio consists of Ryan Kattner (aka Honus Honus of Man Man), Nicholas Thorburn (Unicorns, Islands) and Joe Plummer (The Shins, Cold War Kids, Modest Mouse).
Head over to Stereogum to listen to Mister Heavenly's addicting first single "Beat Down" off their brand new full-length, Boxing the Moonlight, out October 6th. You can pre-order your Early Bird LP via Polyvinyl online.
Watch the first new video for "Beat Down" here and make sure catch the band on tour this fall. Full list of dates here, tickets on sale now!