Published Sep 22, 2014Ten years after Jon Spencer and Matt Verta-Ray first delivered damaged doo-wop and early rock'n'roll tunes under the name Heavy Trash, the pair have announced that they're marking the occasion with a batch of anniversary tour dates.
The New York trashmen are kicking off a quick trip early next month, with the tour highlighting material from their 2005 self-titled debut, 2007's Going Way Out with Heavy Trash and 2009's Midnight Soul Serenade, a press release confirms. Additionally, the pair will apparently be premiering new tunes from as as-yet-undetailed fourth full-length release to be delivered at a later date.
It's further explained that the lineup for Heavy Trash has been fleshed out to include Montreal rockabilly revivalist Bloodshot Bill, who will be touring with the group as a member and also as the opening act.
In addition to U.S. dates, the trip hits a number of stops in Quebec and Ontario. You'll find all of the show specifics down below.
10/08 Ithaca, NY - The Haunt
10/09 Hudson, NY - Club Helsinki
10/10 Montreal, QC - Le Cabaret du Mile End
10/11 Quebec, QC - Le Cerde
10/12 St-Prime, QC - The Old Barn
10/14 Portland, ME - Space
10/15 Winooski, VT - Monkey House
10/16 Rochester, NY - Water Street Music Hall
10/17 Toronto, ON - Horseshoe Tavern
10/18 London, ON - Call The Office
10/19 Hamlton, ON - Casbah