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TOURS GALORE: Destruction Unit, Tropical Popsicle, Soft Riot

June's proving to be a busy month for some folks on this here label.  We've got three bands over the next few weeks embarking on some nice little tours, and we're here to tell you about 'em.

First up is Soft Riot, hitting up Europe for a week with Noi Kabat in tow.  You can the dates and info, along with a couple of videos (including a brand new one for "You Can't Please Everyone," off of the Another Drone in Your Head EP on Tundra Dubs), and plenty more info over at

Date City Venue Country
06/10/12 London The MacBeth United Kingdom
Time: 6:00pm. Admission: 5. Address: 70 Hoxton St. Venue phone: +44 (0)20 7749 0600. Future Obscura & Sanctum Reigns Present FUTURE REIGNS FESTIVAL /// SOFT RIOT, LINEA ASPERA, NOI KABAT, A TERRIBLE SPLENDOUR + MILD PERIL /// DJs Brave Exhibitions, Reeperbahn, Chris Flatline, Christiane F, Never Come Back + Future Obscura /// PATIO BBQ
Tour: SOFT RIOT + NOI KABÁT / June 2012
06/16/12 Berlin White Trash Fast Food Germany
Time: 10:00pm. Address: Schönhauser Allee 6-7. Venue phone: 030 50348668. MODERN MOVEMENT w/SENSATION + NőI KABÁT / DJs ANTO CHRIST and CASI((O)) ONO (AU), SID (Schwefelgelb) + BLIX
06/20/12 Budapest Toldi Muzi Hungary
Time: 8:00pm. Address: Bajcsy-Zsilinszky út 36-38. w/ Volkova Sisters + Női Kabát
06/22/12 Prague K4 Czech Republic
Time: 8:00pm. Address: Celetná 20, Prague 1. CLUB RARE @ K4 /// w/NOI KABAT
06/23/12 Vienna Fluc Austria
Time: 8:00pm. Address: Praterstern 5. FUTURE ECHO 15 w/SEROFAN + NOI KABÁT / More information can be found at
06/28/12 London The Waiting Room United Kingdom
Time: 8:00pm. Admission: 5. Address: 175 Stoke Newington High Street, N16 0LH. ROBOT ELEPHANT Label Showcase w/BLUE ON BLUE, VAD VACKER and DJs Robot Elephant, Anthony GDLI, Charles Savoie Buy tickets

Next up, Tropical Popsicle embarks on their first tour next Saturday with a few dates on the West Coast.  You can read about the tour and their new video over at Impose Magazine...

16 Costa Mesa, CA - Detroit Bar
17 San Francisco, CA - Vacation Vintage
19 Seattle, WA - The Funhouse
20 Portland, OR - The Slabhouse
21 Chico, CA - Origami
22 San Diego, CA - Soda Bar
26 Los Angeles, CA - The Smell (FYF Presents w/ The Men, Destruction Unit (see below))

And last, Destruction Unit (ex-Reatards, current Earthmen and Strangers, Tokyo Electron, etc.) are hitting the road with the much-talked-about (and with good reason) Sacred Bones act,  The Men.  The Unit will be playing here in San Diego on Saturday, the 23rd, at the Tower Bar with Stalins of Sound before hooking up with The Men up in Santa Cruz for a week of dates together.  Check out the tour dates below and stream the great LP we were lucky enough to release last year, Sonoran, as well as "Open Your Heart" from the Men, the great single from the album of the same name that was released a few months ago (and received Pitchfork's BNM rating).

Jun 25, 2012: Santa Cruz, CA, 105 Pioneer Street
Jun 26, 2012: Los Angeles, CA, The Smell
Jun 27, 2012: Los Angeles, CA, TBD
Jun 28, 2012: Phoenix, AZ, Rythym Room
Jun 29, 2012: El Paso, TX, Lips Lounge
Jun 30, 2012: Austin, TX, Red 7


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