Los Angeles based post-rock quintet Red Sparowes have scheduled shows in Los Angeles and San Diego for late June and European festival dates for July. The band makes its first live appearances in nearly 8 months at Eagle Rock Center for the Arts on Friday, June 24 and The Casbah on Wednesday, June 29. Punk group Coliseum and heavy quartet Aeges (members of Pelican, Shift, 16, et al.) support both Southern California dates.
European festivals and a short run of headlining club dates follow in July. Red Sparowes join the epic Hultsfredsfestivalen in Sweden (featuring Morrissey, Primal Scream, Suede, The Prodigy, et al.) and Ilosaarirock Festival in Finland (w/ Aphex Twin, Iced Earth, Melt Banana, et al.) See tour dates posted below.
Red Sparowes released their third full-length album, The Fear Is Excruciating, But Therein Lies The Answer in April 2010 via Sargent House in North America and Conspiracy Records in Europe. Listen to the full album below:
Red Sparowes tour dates:
June 29 The Casbah San Diego, CA **
July 12 Gebaude 9 Cologne, Germany
July 13 Hafenklang Hamburg, Germany
July 14 Hultsfredsfestivalen Hultsfred, Sweden
July 15 Ilosaarirock Festival Joensuu, Finland
Ju;y 19 Beatpol Dresden, Germany ^
July 20 Szene Vienna, Austria ^
** with Coliseum, Aeges
^ with Mono