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2015 YEAR IN REVIEW
'Tis the season for a look back at the year 2015 in music. With an abundance of albums, artists, EPs and more 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 highlights.
New Year's Eve 2016
No plans for New Year's Eve? No need to panic, we've got you covered. Check out Flowerbooking's guide to New Year's Eve below. Get your tickets now so you can rock out and ring in the New Year at one of these shows.
Clap Your Hands Say Yeah – Rough Trade – Brooklyn, NY – Tickets
Cymbals Eat Guitars – Baby's All Right – Brooklyn, NY – Tickets
Local H – Cubby Bear – Chicago, IL – Tickets
Ratatat – The Big One at Bill Graham Civic Auditorium – San Francisco, CA – Tickets
Tamaryn – The Bowery – New York, NY – Tickets
The Promise Ring – Metro – Chicago, IL – Tickets
This Will Destroy You – Club Dada – Dallas, TX – Tickets
Rob Crow’s Gloomy Place
Pinback’s Rob Crow has gone back and forth on his decision to quit music, and now he’s releasing a new project that draws inspiration from that ambivalence. He’s just announced an album titled You’re Doomed. Be Nice with his new band, Rob Crow’s Gloomy Place . The album will be released on March 4 via Temporary Residence. Stream the first single, “Business Interruptus,” on Pitchfork now or download it on iTunes.
Rob Crow’s Gloomy Place will be touring next year in support of the album, click here for the full list of tour dates.
The Twilight Sad touring with The Cure
The Twilight Sad have announced they will be supporting The Cure on their full North American tour next year. The 25-date tour includes shows at L.A.'s Hollywood Bowl, UIC Pavilion in Chicago, and New York City's Madison Square Garden. Full details will follow in January.
Earlier this year, Robert Smith covered The Twilight Sad’s “There’s A Girl In The Corner,” the B-side to their single "It Was Never The Same." Read more about it and listen to the cover via The Guardian.
Full tour and ticket information for The Twilight Sad with The Cure can be found here. And keep checking back for the full list of announced dates here.
Flowerbooking at CMJ 2015
CMJ Music Marathon is one of the world’s most important platforms for the discovery of new music. Every fall, CMJ invades New York City with over 1,400 live performances filling more than 80 of the city’s greatest music venues.
Flowerbooking is excited to be hosting a showcase a CMJ again this year. The show will take place at Knitting Factory in Brooklyn on Saturday, October 17th. Click here to purchase tickets for this event and RSVP on Facebook for updates and more.
Diet Cig 1:00am
Eternal Summers 12:00am
The Album Leaf 11:00pm
Stealing Sheep 10:00pm
Lyla Foy 8:30pm
Follow us on Twitter for individual updates on Flower's artists all things CMJ.
Diet Cig release 7-inch & video for title track Sleep Talk
Diet Cig's brand new 7-inch Sleep Talk is available today! The band previously released the video for "Dinner Date" on by NPR and today AV Club premiered the exclusive video for the title track. Released by Father/Daughter Records, you can order the 7-inch online now.
Stereogum has also named Diet Cig one of their Favorite New Bands of 2015 so far. Read more about that here and check out Spin's take on their new 7-inch too.
Diet Cig is currently on tour in support of the album and their EP, Over Easy, released earlier this year. Check out the full list of tour dates and be sure to listen to the new tracks now via Spotify or Bandcamp .
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Tue February 09 2016
Diet CigThe House CafĂ© - Dekalb, IL
This Will Destroy YouBarracuda - Austin, TX
Wed February 10 2016
Diet CigSubterranean - Chicago, IL
Thu February 11 2016
Diet CigUFO Factory - Detroit, MI
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February 09 2016The House CafĂ© - Dekalb, IL
February 10 2016Subterranean - Chicago, IL
February 11 2016UFO Factory - Detroit, MI
February 12 2016Lyric Room - Green Bay, WI
February 13 2016House of Rock - Eau Claire, WI
This Will Destroy You
February 09 2016Barracuda - Austin, TX