Our First Official SXSW Showcase

We will be playing our first official SXSW showcase at The Marq on Wednesday, March 16 from 09:00 PM to 09:40 PM. We’re also playing a few parties, including one at Zen Sushi and another at Trailer Space Records for the Premier Rock Forum party! More TBA!

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Secret Stages / Birmingham

We will be heading south the weekend of May 13-14 to perform at Secret Stages Festival in Birmingham, Ala. Tickets are on sale next week. Arise, Great Warrior is also available now in the United Kingdom through Code 7. Don’t forget: Ben and Natalie’s Valentine’s Soiree happens Sunday, Feb. 13, in Louisville at Derby City Espresso. Doors at 8 p.m., and $5 donation goes to No Kill Louisville.

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Arise, Great Warrior

Vinyl LP available here.

Digital available here.


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Natalie & Ben Are Hosting A Valentine’s Soiree And You’re Invited!

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SXSW 2011

We’re excited to announce that we’ll be performing an official showcase at the 25th Annual SXSW Music & Film Festival, March 16-20 in Austin. Details are still forthcoming on the time and venue.

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Pre-order “Arise, Great Warrior” now!

Our new album – and our first on vinyl – is available for pre-order now at Karate Body’s webstore. Arise, Great Warrior lands in stores in the North America and United Kingdom and digitally from Removador Recordings & Solutions on Feb. 8.

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Track of the Day

“Crazy For The Feeling” is the Track of the Day over at We Listen For You.
for Arise, Great Warrior starts in two days!

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Lexington show added / Feb. 21

We’re playing at Cosmic Charlie’s (the old Lynagh’s venue) at the corner of Woodland and Euclid Avenue in Lexington on Monday, Feb. 21. It will be our first show back there since performing at Boomslang last fall. Arise, Great Warrior has arrived at WRFL, so tell your favorite DJs there to give ’er a spin.

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Happy New Year!

Happy New Year everybody. Beginning at midnight one week from today, you can pre-order our new LP, “Arise, Great Warrior” over at Karate Body. The first 300 copies come hand-numbered, and every record includes a card for free download of the album. Those digitally inclined can purchase from Removador Feb. 8.

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Spring shows, etc.

Our spring tour is taking shape. Feb. 23 we will appear on WYSO Radio’s “Kaleidoscope” in Ohio, and later that night we’ll be back at South Park Tavern in Dayton with Smug Brothers and Motel Beds. More shows are planned for April, but here’s what we got now:

4.11: Darkroom; Chicago
4.12: Treehouse; Columbus
4.16: Village Tavern; Mt. Pleasant, S.C. (w/ Lindsay Holler’s Western Polaroids).

Hans Werksman of Dutch music blog Here Comes The Flood reviewed “Arise, Great Warrior.” Don’t forget: Pre-order the LP beginning midnight EST on Jan. 8 from Karate Body’s webstore, and the record is out digitally via Removador Recordings & Solutions and other web retailers Feb. 8. As well, The Green Belt split 7-inch we recorded last fall with Wussy is in stores now in the United States and Canada via NAIL and in the United Kingdom from Code 7.

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