Tuesday, June 10, 2014

Carey Mercer isn't dead!

Carey Mercer of Frog Eyes has recovered from throat cancer, and Frog Eyes will now embark on a brief East Coast/Canadian tour in support of Carey's Cold Spring, which will be officially released on June 17 after initially being put up by Mercer on Bandcamp.

From Paper Bag Records: The label will also be releasing Carey Mercer’s book called Clouds of Evil, a collection of essays compiled for his son Ivan. Essay titles include: A Story about the Time I Broke Up Wolf Parade, a Popular Independent Rock Band, by Starring in Their music Video and accepting One Thousand of Their Dollars and a Few recollections of the Time my Band Frog eyes Went to Moscow.

August 14: Victoria, BC. Centennial Square
August 18: Detroit, MI. The Pike Room*
August 19: Toronto, ON. The Drake*
August 20: Ottawa, ON. Mavericks*
August 21: Montreal, QC. II Motore*
August 22: Boston, MA. Cafe 939*
August 23: New York, NY. Rough Trade*
August 25: Washington, DC. DC9*
August 26: Columbus, OH. Rumba Cafe*
August 27: Chicago, IL. Schubas*

* = w/ PS I Love You

Pre-order Carey's Cold Spring.

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