Black Lips Offer Free MP3, Extend U.S. Tour Dates

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Black Lips Offer Free MP3, Extend U.S. Tour Dates

Atlanta’s Black Lips have extended their current U.S. tour further into the summer, and they’re offering a free MP3 of “”New Direction.

The band will appear with Cerebral Ballzy in June, and they’ll play a slew of club and festival shows like Lollapalooza and the Hopscotch Festival in Raleigh.

Those festivals will be the first shows after the Black Lips’ new full length album, Arabia Mountain, gets released on June 7 on Vice Music.

Mark Ronson (Amy Winehouse, Busta Rhymes), Lockett Pundt (Deerhunter) and the band themselves handled production duties.

Here’s the video for “Modern Art.” Check out tour dates below.

Tour Dates:

June
9 – San Diego, Calif. @ The Casbah %
10 – Santa Barbara, Calif. @ Velvet Jones %
11-12 – San Francisco, Calif. @ Great American Music Hall %
14 – Portland, Ore. @ Wonder Ballroom %
15 – Vancouver, British Columbia @ Commodore Ballroom %
16 – Seattle, Wa. @ Neumos %
17 – Boise, Idaho @ Knitting Factory Concert House %
18 – Salt Lake City, Utah @ Urban Lounge %
19 – Denver, Colo. @ Bluebird Theater %
21 – Tucson, Ariz. @ Plush %
22 – Phoenix, Ariz. @ Rhythm Room %
23 – Costa Mesa, Calif. @ The Detroit Bar %
24 – Los Angeles, Calif. @ The Music Box %
25 – Pomona, Calif. @ The Glass House %

New Dates:

July
27 – Charlotte , N.C. @ Neighborhood Theatre
28 – Baltimore , Md. @ Ottobar
29 – NewYork , N.Y. @ Bowery Ballroom
30 – Hoboken , N.J. @ Maxwell’s

August
01 – Pittsburgh , Pa. @ Mr. Small’s Theatre
02 – Lexington , Ky. @ Buster’s Billiards & Backroom
04 – St. Louis, Mo. @ The Firebird
5 – 7 – Chicago , Ill. @ Lollapalooza

September
8 – Raleigh, N.C. @ Hopscotch Festival

% – with Cerebral Ballzy

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