Published Feb 12, 2010With Swedish indie pop heroes Shout Out Louds on the cusp of releasing their eagerly anticipated new album Work, the band are kicking the self-promotion machine into high gear. Besides two new music videos and a free download of lead single "Walls," the band have added a brand new digital EP and a run of North American tour dates to the list of reasons you should be paying attention.
The Fall Hard EP is available now from Merge, and contains the album track "Fall Hard" along with two unreleased songs. Available in 320 kbps MP3 or FLAC, the three song EP is available for purchase here. Streams of the tracks can also be sampled.
In addition to the Fall Hard EP, the the band have announced a North American tour in support of Work. Kicking off in Washington, DC on May 2, the run of dates will include Canadian stops in Montreal, Toronto and Vancouver.
Work will be released by Merge on February 23. Check out the music videos for "Fall Hard" hereand "Walls" here.
5/2 Washington, DC - 9:30 Club
5/3 Philadelphia, PA - First Unitarian Church
5/5 New York, NY - Webster Hall
5/6 Boston, MA - Paradise
5/7 Montreal, QC - Cabaret Music Hall
5/8 Toronto, ON - Mod Club
5/10 Chicago, IL - Lincoln Hall
5/11 Minneapolis, MN - Varsity Theater
5/14 Vancouver, BC - Commodore Ballroom
5/15 Seattle, WA - Neumos
5/16 Portland, OR - Doug Fir
5/18 San Francisco, CA - Great American Music Hall
5/20 San Diego, CA - House of Blues
5/21 Los Angeles, CA - El Rey
Fall Hard EP:
1. "Fall Hard"
2. "Fall Hard Pt. 2"
3. "Can't Explain"