Sydney four-piece THE LAURELS will celebrate the release of their debut album PLAINS by throwing some petroleum into the Tarago tank and hitting the road this August and September.
The PLAINS album tour will see the band embark upon their first headline tour in a year and will take their renowned live show to Melbourne,Brisbane, Perth and Sydney.
Having recently toured the country with Pond and following on from shows with likes of The Black Angels, Wooden Shjips, Swervedriver, Dead Meadow, Low and Tame Impala, THE LAURELS have developed a solid reputation as one of the country's best live bands. Their brand new album "Plains" is the recorded realisation of the what's behind the live white noise that has thrilled fans all over Australia and is currently album of the week on FBI and 2SER in Sydney. Read the undercover "Plains" album review here: http://www.undercover.fm/reviews/16670-album-review-the-laurels-plains
PLAINS will be released on July 13 on Rice Is Nice with a vinyl release due in August. As previously reported The Laurels will support the UK's Band Of Skulls on their upcoming Splendour In The Grass sideshows in Melbourne and Sydney.
THE LAURELS - PLAINS ALBUM TOUR
Fri August 10 - Polyester Records, City store, MELBOURNE Free in store performance, 6pm
Sat August 11 - The Tote, MELBOURNE w/ Witch Hats + Lowtide http://thetotehotel.oztix.com.au/default.aspx?Event=28288
Fri August 17 – Beetle Bar, BRISBANE w/ Keep On Dancin's + Cobbwebbs http://www.oztix.com.au/
Sat August 25 – Mojos, PERTH w/ gum + Shiny Joe Ryan TICKETS at door, no pre sale.
Sat September 1 – The Annandale, SYDNEY w/ Witch Hats + East River http://annandalehotel.oztix.com.au/default.aspx?Event=28297
THE LAURELS also Supporting BAND OF SKULLS
Sun July 22 – The Corner Hotel, MELBOURNE
Thu July 26 - The Corner Hotel, MELBOURNE *SOLD OUT*
Fri July 27 - The Factory, SYDNEY