The Malah Announce New 'Light Forms' LP and Tour

NEW ALBUM, LIGHT FORMS OUT AUGUST 4

The Malah
Denver-based electronic trio, The Malah, will release their new album, Light Forms, on Aug. 4, 2012, marking the band's first full-length release in more than four years. The band will embark on a nationwide tour in support of Light Forms, bringing their multi-instrumental sound to cities like Chicago and NYC. The tour kicks off in Denver, CO with an album release party at the historical Bluebird Theater on Aug. 4.

Light Forms, which was two years in the making, is a follow-up to Sound Spectrum, The Malah's well-received 2008 release. Produced at the band's in-home studio in Englewood, CO, Light Forms features The Malah's robust, multi-instrumental sound, showcasing the trio's signature upbeat melodies and flawless musicianship. Mike Rempel of Lotus makes a guest appearance on "Sweet Spring," one of the standout tracks on Light Forms.

"Our move to CO did influence the new album. Colorado is a completely new area for us, so it allowed us to be a part of a new scene and expand our sound," Seth Fankhauser said. "For example, "70 West" was provoked by the drive through the Rockies. There's something very inspiring about the evolving landscape, and as musicians, music is just our way to express that feeling."

Click here to listen to the title track off the new record, and see all tour dates below.

The Malah Tour Dates

  • 08/04/12 Sat Bluebird Theater Denver, CO
  • 08/11/12 Sat Fox Theatre Boulder, CO
  • 08/17/12 Fri Ace Bar Chicago, IL
  • 08/18/12 Sat Rootwire Music and Arts Festival at Kaeppner's Woods Logan , OH
  • 08/21/12 Tue Club Metronome Burlington, VT
  • 08/22/12 Wed Wonderbar Allston, MA
  • 08/23/12 Thu Stella Blues Bar New Haven, CT
  • 08/24/12 Fri Public Assembly Brooklyn, NY
  • 08/25/12 Sat Mint Green Music Festival at Salem County Fairgrounds Woodstown, NJ
  • 08/31/12 Fri Camp Fest 2012 at Shadows Ranch Georgetown, CO
  • 09/05/12 Wed Bottleneck Lawrence, KS
  • 09/06/12 Thu Old Rock House St. Louis, MO
  • 09/07/12 Fri Skyy's Burning Music and Arts Festival at The Water Bowl Muncie , IN
  • 09/08/12 Sat Gottrocks Greenville, SC
  • 09/12/12 Wed Zydeco Birmingham, AL
  • 09/13/12 Thu 12th & Porter (Lounge) Nashville, TN
  • 09/14/12 Fri Cider House Knoxville, TN
  • 09/15/12 Sat The Music Farm Charleston, SC
  • 09/18/12 Tue Martin's Downtown Roanoke, VA
  • 09/19/12 Wed Asheville Music Hall Asheville, NC
  • 09/20/12 Thu New Earth Music Hall Athens, GA
  • 09/21/12 Fri Crowbar Tampa, FL
  • 09/22/12 Sat Spirit of The Suwannee Music Park Live Oak, FL

    The Malah Tour Dates :: The Malah News

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    [Published on: 7/31/12]

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