Elvis Perkins: The Doomsday EP

Elvis Perkins Announces the Release of The Doomsday EP On October 20
Fall Tour Dates Confirmed Including Levon Helm's Midnight Ramble

Elvis Perkins In Dearland
In March, NPR's Morning Edition aired a feature on Elvis Perkins In Dearland that focused heavily on the track "Doomsday" from the band's self-titled album (released earlier this year). On October 20, XL Recordings will release The Doomsday EP which features the album version of the track, a newly recorded slower version of the song and four additional tracks. The EP was recorded June 23-25 at Machines with Magnets in Pawtucket, RI.

Track Listing:
1. Doomsday
2. Gypsy Davy (Traditional)
3. Stay Zombie Stay
4. Stop Drop Rock and Roll
5. Weeping Mary (J.P. Reese)
6. Slow Doomsday

The folk outfit has also announced a string of fall tour dates including stops at Seattle's Bumbershoot Festival and the Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Festival in San Francisco's Golden Gate Park.

Elvis Perkins In Dearland Tour Dates:
September 02 Housing Works (Yellow Bird Project benefit-Elvis solo) New York, NY
September 03 Doug Fir Lounge Portland, OR
September 05 Bumbershoot Festival Seattle, WA September 12 B-Side Festival Murcia, SPAIN
September 14 Sala El Tren Granada, SPAIN w/Dawn Landes
September 15 Black Note Valencia, SPAIN w/Dawn Landes
September 16 Sala Apolo Barcelona, SPAIN w/Dawn Landes
September 17 Matadero Culture Center Elche (Alicante), SPAIN w/Dawn Landes
September 18 Sala Heineken Madrid, SPAIN w/Dawn Landes
September 20 Leffingeleure Festival Leffinge, BELGIUM
September 22 Scala London, UK w/Dawn Landes
September 24 La Marquise Lyon, FRANCE w/Dawn Landes
September 25 Osophere Festival, Le Club Strasbourg, FRANCE
September 26 Le Grand Mix Tourcoing (Lille), FRANCE w/Dawn Landes
September 28 L'Alhambra Paris, FRANCE w/Dawn Landes
October 02 The Casbah San Diego, CA *
October 03 Troubadour Los Angeles, CA w/Other Lives
October 04 Strictly Hardly Bluegrass Festival - Gate Park San Francisco, CA
October 31 Levon Helm's Midnight Ramble Woodstock, NY (sold out)
November 01 Mountain Stage Charleston, WV
November 03 The Southern Charlottesville, VA#
November 04 Grey Eagle Tavern & Music Hall Asheville, NC#
November 05 The Earl Atlanta, GA#
November 06 Cafe 11 St. Augustine, FL#
November 07 The Social Orlando, FL#
November 09 Club Downunder Tallahassee, FL#
November 10 Bottletree Birmingham, AL#
November 11 The Parish New Orleans, LA#
November 12 Walters on Washington Houston, TX#
November 13 The Parish Austin, TX#
November 14 House of Blues-Cambridge Room Dallas, TX#
November 16 Sticky Fingerz Chicken Shack Little Rock, AR#
November 20 Gargoyle Club St. Louis, MO#
November 21 TBD Chicago, IL#
November 30 Paradise Rock Club Cambridge, MA@
December 01 The Hi Hat Providence, RI@
December 02 Rock and Roll Hotel Washington, DC@
December 03 First Unitarian Church Philadelphia, PA@
December 04 Bowery Ballroom New York, NY@
December 05 Music Hall of Williamsburg Brooklyn, NY

* = w/ Cave Singers
# = w/AA Bondy
@ = w/Bowerbirds


[Published on: 8/27/09]

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