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More Sleepytime Gorilla Museum Tour Dates Announced

SLEEPYTIME GORILLA MUSEUM will be co-headlining a tour with San Francisco’s SECRET CHIEFS 3 this spring in North America. The tour with SECRET CHIEFS 3, which features former Mr. Bungle guitarist Trey Spruance, will hit several U.S and Canadian cities and the headliner with change each night. The band is also making their first trek to Europe in April as well.

About touring Europe, drummer Matthias Bossi says, "It is with great pleasure that we (bonny) louts announce our intention to tour Europe, wearing only hats. The European standard of ........ far exceeds that of America. Therefore it is with great glee that we embark on our first ever international rock and roll road show. We are louts!"

The band are currently recording parts of their as yet untitled first full-length for THE END RECORDS at Tiny Telephone studios in San Francisco, California with engineer/producer Joel Hamilton (The Book of Knots, Sparklehorse, Elvis Costello, Frank Black, Unsane, Battle of Mice, Dub Trio) The album is scheduled to surface sometime in early 2007.

The band recently reissued their 2001 album Grand Opening And Closing! on THE END RECORDS. The reissue, released in digipak format, has also been expanded with two unreleased songs and a live bonus song recorded by the band’s new line-up.

The confirmed tour dates are listed below:

03/06/07 Tue @ Urban Lounge - SLC, UT (w/ Secret Chiefs 3)
03/07/07 Wed @ BlueBird Theatrer - Denver, CO (w/ Secret Chiefs 3)
03/09/07 Fri @ Grinnell College - Grinnell, IA (w/ Secret Chiefs 3)
03/13/07 Tue @ La Tulipe - Montreal, QC (w/ Secret Chiefs 3)
03/14/07 Wed @ The Middle East-Boston, MA (w/ Secret Chiefs 3)
03/15/07 Thu @ Bowery Ballroom-New York, NY (w/ Secret Chiefs 3)
03/17/07 Sat @ NorthStarBar-Philadelphia, PA (w/ Secret Chiefs 3)
03/23/07 Fri @ El Rey - Los Angeles, CA (w/ Secret Chiefs 3)
03/24/07 Sat @ Slims - San Francisco, CA (w/ Secret Chiefs 3)
04/07/07 Sat @ Headway @ P60 - Amstelveen, Netherlands
04/12/07 Mon @ Etnafest - Catania, Italy
04/17/07 Sat @ Bad Bonn - Dudingen, Switzerland
04/20/07 Tue @ Bimhuis - Amsterdam

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great band,...great unique sound...i celebrate their entire catalogue..and i'm looking forward to spinning the new lp,...

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