11.19 - Subterranean Chicago IL
11.20 - Donovans Detroit MI
11.21 - Silver Dollar Toronto ON
11.22 - The National Montreal QC
11.23 - Great Scott Boston MA
11.25 - Cake Shop Brooklyn NY
11.26 - Baby's All Right Brooklyn NY
11.28 - Underground Arts Philadelphia PA
11.29 - Kings Raleigh NC
12.01 - Hi Tone Memphis TN
12.03 - The Earl Atlanta GA
12.04 - Siberia New Orleans LA
12.05 - Good Vibrations Festival at Hotel Vegas Austin TX
Dense, massive locomotive music from this Minneapolis three-piece. Powerful sounds with the ability to careen through one cinematic, post-apocalyptic chase scene after another. Breakfast Of Failures comes clanging and crashing through these confused times.
"The Blind Shake is at once spacey, primitive futuristic, and brutal: a kind of backyard extraterrestrial minimal surf-punk party. One guitar, one baritone guitar, a fuckload of reverb, and a drummer who deserves an Olympic medal." --SF Weekly
Fronted by brothers Jim and Mike Blaha, with friend Dave Roper on drums, the trio have been tunneling through the underground since before telephones could talk. Having six full length albums to their credit, several singles, three collaborations with psych legend Michael Yonkers and another with downstroke warrior John Reis, the band continues to push the sliding scale between catchy punk songs and pitch red noise.
Breakfast Of Failures was recorded by Chris Woodhouse at The Dock in Sacramento, CA.