Those Darlins tour, announce CD song list
Tuesday, May 12, 2009
– Those Darlins, who are about to release their first full-length CD, are hitting the road in May and June, including Bonnaroo. The female punky country trio also announced the 12 songs on the CD, which will be out in July.
Tour dates are:
May 12 - Washington, DC - Rock N Roll Hotel+
May 13 - Charlottesville, VA - IS Venue+
May 19 - Cleveland, OH - Grog Shop+
May 20 - Chicago, IL - Schubas+
May 21 - Newport, KY - The Parlour+
May 22 - Lexington, KY - The Dame+
May 23 - Knoxville, TN - Barley's Tap Room+
June 11: Manchester, TN - Bonnaroo (8:30PM)
June 19: Bristol, VA - Border Bash
June 20: Asheville, NC - BOBO Gallery
June 25: Atlanta - Drunken Unicorn
June 26: Athens, GA - AthFest
June 27: Nashville, TN - Mercy Lounge*
* with the Black Lips
+ with The Features & The Dexateens
Songs on the CD are:
1. Red Light Love
2. Wild One
3. Mama's Heart
4. Hung Up On Me
5. The Whole Damn Thing
6. Who's That Knockin' at My Window
7. Glass to You
8. Snaggle Tooth Mama
9. Cannonball Blues
11. Dui or Die
12. Keep My Skillet Good And Greasy
The band is offering a pre-sale at their new webstore (www.thosedarlins.com) with an autographed publicity photo included with the first 1,000 folks who pre-order. The release will be both vinyl and CD with the vinyl also including the full CD.
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