The Slip is pleased to announce that they have completed their fourth studio album, and will release it in early 2006. In the meantime, they will busy themselves with live performances on the East Coast, including Halloween weekend shows with Tarantula AD. The Slip will be headlining The Adirondack Music Festival with Burning Spear and Arrested Development, and are happy to be part of the Pop Montreal festival, which also features Beck, Interpol, Boom Bip, and Metric.
THE SLIP TOUR DATES
09.18 | Fall River, MA Festival of the Arts 5pm all ages free show
09.24 | Lyonsdale, NY Adirondack Music Festival 10pm all ages $55 / $90
09.30 | Montreal, QC Pop Montreal Festival 10pm ages 18+ $10
10.07 | Southbridge, MA Mill Street 9pm ages 18+ $12
10.08 | Brooklyn, NY Southpaw 9pm ages 18+ $15
10.19 | New York, NY Mercury Lounge 9pm ages 21+ $13 / $15
10.20 | Newmarket, NH The Stone Church 8pm ages 18+ $14 / $16
10.21 | Burlington, VT Higher Ground Ballroom 8pm ages 18+ $12 / $14
10.22 | TBA
10.27 | Ithaca, NY Castaways * 9pm ages 18+ $10 / $12
10.28 | Northampton, MA Pearl Street Ballroom * 8pm all ages $14 / $17
10.29 | Portland, ME The Big Easy * 8pm ages 21+ $12 / $15
11.02 | New York, NY Mercury Lounge 9pm ages 21+ $13 / $15
11.11 | Boston, MA Somerville Theatre 8pm all ages $17
* Tarantula opens
In addition to the dates above, The Slip will also perform in Philadelphia and Baltimore, early in November. They will return to the West Coast in late November for a string of Surprise Me Mr. Davis shows, featuring all the members of The Slip along with Nathan Moore of ThaMuseMeant. The west coast dates will be announced shortly.
The Slip's continuing ability to create an atmospheric journey through song and show has garnered them a large, growing audience and has taken them around the world. Each member is a contributing multi-instrumentalist and songwriter, bringing unique colors to The Slip's canvas. Their music is characterized by combining catchy, intriguing songwriting with the ability to improvise freely. Fans of Broken Social Scene, Tortoise, Wilco and The Fringe will all have plenty to sink their teeth into.
For more information, photos and MP3's please visit www.theslip.com.