Islands, Man Man, Modest Mouse Supergroup Tours, Readies Album

Text

Back in January, Islands’ Nick Diamonds and Man Man’s Honus Honus united under their self-created genre doom-wop. Only now do the two announce the addition of Modest Mouse’s Joe Plummer and the birth of their powerful trio, Mister Heavenly.

Sup Pop plans to release the group’s debut full-length at some point in 2011, according to Consequence of Sound.

In the meantime, the trio kicked off a tour with Passion Pit last night.

Dates:

December
1 – Portland, Ore, @ Crystal Ballroom P
2 – San Francisco, Calif. @ Café du Nord
3 – Santa Cruz, Calif. @ Civic Auditorium P
4 – Pomona, Calif. @ Fox Theater P
5 – San Diego, Calif. @ Soma P
7 – Los Angeles, Calif. @ Palladium P
8 – Santa Barbara, Calif. @ Granada Theatre P
9 – Las Vegas, Nev. @ House of Blues P
10 – Salt Lake City, Utah @ Kilby Court

P = with Passion Pit

Check out the group’s Facebook.

Sign up for the Paste newsletter Get our daily summary of the day's top articles and new items. Sign Up Thank you! Your email address has been added to our list. You will begin receiving our newsletter within 48 hours.

Paste Magazine example 1 Paste Magazine example 2 Paste Magazine example 3