Ah, yes, what a splendid birthday present (okay, it isn't exactly our birthday, but close enough). It seems one of our favorite bands, Margot & the Nuclear So and So's, a group we've long been smitten with since first making its acquaintance at South Park some years ago, has a new album slated for release in September on its own label (the outfit parted ways with Epic after one record), and are slated to return to Denver on November 22, at the Bluebird Theater, to be exact.
While we haven't heard the record, apparently it's a departure for Richard Edwards -- who reportedly recorded the album in his new home of Chicago in an abandoned movie theater -- who made the record with two of his Margot bandmates and a bunch of new friends from Chicago. Needless to say, we're eager as hell to hear Buzzard. See track listing and tour dates after the jump.
If you like this story, consider signing up for our email newsletters.
SHOW ME HOW
You have successfully signed up for your selected newsletter(s) - please keep an eye on your mailbox, we're movin' in!
Buzzard (due out 9/22/10 on Mariel Recordings) Track List
01. Birds 02. Let's Paint Our Teeth Green 03. New York City Hotel Blues 04. Claws Off 05. Will You Love Me Forever? 06. Tiny Vampire Robot 07. Your Lower Back 08. Freak Flight Speed 09. My Baby (Cares For The Animals) 10. Lunatic, lunatic, lunatic 11. Earth To Aliens: What Do You Want? 12. I Do
Tour Dates 09/17 - MINNEAPOLIS, MN - 7TH STREET ENTRY 09/18 - MILWAUKEE, WI - MAD PLANET 09/19 - CHICAGO, IL - LINCOLN HALL 09/21 - ANN ARBOR, MI - BLIND PIG 09/22 - COLUMBUS, OH - CIRCUS 09/23 - NEWPORT, KY - SOUTHGATE HOUSE 09/24 - AKRON, OH - MUSICA 09/25 - PITTSBURGH, PA - THE BRILLOBOX 09/26 - NEW YORK, NY - BOWERY BALLROOM 09/27 - CAMBRIDGE, MA - THE MIDDLE EAST (Downstairs) 09/29 - BROOKLYN, NY - MUSIC HALL OF WILLIAMSBURG 09/30 - PHILADELPHIA, PA - FIRST UNITARIAN CHURCH 10/01 - WASHINGTON, DC - BLACK CAT 10/02 - ASHEVILLE, NC - STELLA BLUE 10/03 - CHAPEL HILL, NC - LOCAL 506 10/05 - TALLAHASSEE, FL - CLUB DOWNUNDER 10/06 - GAINESVILLE, FL - COMMON GROUND 10/07 - ORLANDO, FL - THE BACKBOOTH 10/08 - TAMPA, FL - CROWBAR 10/09 - ATLANTA, GA - DRUNKEN UNICORN 10/10 - BIRMINGHAM, AL - BOTTLETREE 10/11 - NASHVILLE, TN - EXIT/IN 10/13 - ST. LOUIS, MO - THE FIREBIRD 10/14 - BLOOMINGTON, IN - THE BISHOP 10/15 - INDIANAPOLIS, IN - BROAD RIPPLE MUSIC FESTIVAL 11/05 - NORMAN, OK - OPOLIS PRODUCTIONS 11/06 - DALLAS, TX - KESSLER THEATER 11/09 - ALBUQUERQUE, NM - LAUNCHPAD 11/10 - PHOENIX, AZ - RHYTHM ROOM 11/11 - TUCSON, AZ - CLUB CONGRESS 11/12 - SAN DIEGO, CA - THE CASBAH 11/13 - COSTA MESA, CA - DETROIT BAR 11/14 - LOS ANGELES, CA - ECHOPLEX 11/15 - SANTA BARBARA, CA - SOHO 11/18 - PORTLAND, OR - DOUG FIR LOUNGE 11/19 - SEATTLE, WA - THE CROCODILE 11/20 - BOISE, ID - NEUROLUX 11/21 - SALT LAKE CITY, UT - URBAN LOUNGE 11/22 - DENVER, CO - BLUEBIRD THEATER 11/23 - OMAHA, NE - THE WAITING ROOM