BOYFRNDZ Premiere New Song; Announce North American Tour

Austin, TX psych/math rockers BOYFRNDZ have premiered the first single from their upcoming second album entitled Breeder.  Listen to the song “Each Others” via Noisey who describe it as “celestial spacey rock territory a la The Mars Volta” HERE.  Breeder was recorded in late 2013 at Cacophony Recorders with producer / engineer Erik Wofford (THE BLACK ANGELS, WHITE DENIM) and is set for release on vinyl and digital formats via Brutal Panda Records on April 1st.  Physical pre-orders are available HERE while digital pre-orders are available HERE.

Additionally the band has announced a month long North American Tour in support of Breeder that will start with multiple performances at SXSW starting on March 13th and hit both coasts plus Canada before wrapping up in Oklahoma City on April 20th.  A full list of dates is available below.

BOYFRNDZ formed in 2011 and have released one prior full-length and a series of EPs that quickly garnered them attention from both fans and critics.  The new record comes on the heels of their excellent Natures EP, which was produced by Ikey Owens (THE JACK WHITE BAND, THE MARS VOLTA) and released this past Spring. The video for the track ‘Moving Parts’ from that album can be seen HERE.

BOYFRNDZ Tour Dates: 

Mar 01      Austin, TX          Wonderland

Mar 12      Austin, TX      512 Bar – SXSW
Mar 13 Austin, TX Spiderhouse Ballroom – SXSW
Mar 14 Austin TX Exploding in Sound Showcase – SXSW

Mar 20      Albuquerque, NM      The Gasworks

Mar 21      Salt Lake City, UT      The Shred Shed

Mar 22      Boise, ID          Treefort Music Festival

Mar 23      Boise, ID          Treefort Music Festival

Mar 25      Seattle, WA          Chop Suey

Mar 26      Portland, OR          Holocene

Mar 27      Oakland, CA          TBA

Mar 28      San Francisco, CA      Bottom of the Hill

Mar 29      Los Angeles, CA      The Mint

Mar 30      Phoenix, AZ          Last Exit

Apr 02          Houston, TX          Warehouse Live

Apr 03          New Orleans, LA      Gasa Gasa

Apr 04          Baton Rouge, LA      Spanish Moon

Apr 05          Atlanta, GA          529

Apr 06          Greensboro, NC      House Show

Apr 09          Philadelphia, PA      Kung Fu Necktie

Apr 10          Brooklyn, NY          St. Vitus

Apr 11          New Haven, CT      Panty Haus

Apr 12          Pawtuckett, RI          Machines with Magnets

Apr 13          Montreal, QC          Bar TRH

Apr 15          Hull, QC          Le Troquet

Apr 16          Toronto, ON          Izakaya

Apr 17          Detroit, MI          PJs Lager House

Apr 18          Chicago, IL          The Beat Kitchen

Apr 19          Lawrence, KS          The Jackpot Saloon

Apr 20          Oklahoma City, OK      The Blue Note

“A uniquely soaring sound that traverses everything from Drive Like Jehu’s wiry guitars, Sigur Ros‘ ethereal beauty, early Jane’s Addiction’s outer-space hard rock and myriad others.” – Exploding In Sound
“A noisy and energetic breath of fresh air” – Sputnik Music
“Their modus operandi is a paradox that works off tension and release, exhaustion and redemption- producing songs that are satisfying but also exciting…Boyfrndz stands out amongst the rest of the crowd.”  – Prefix Magazine
“Features propulsive rhythms and atmospheric shredding …, while evoking the progressive math-core tendencies of like-minded artists Omar Rodríguez-López and Bosnian Rainbows.”– Exclaim!

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JERMAINE ROGERS Prize Pack Contest Featuring Led Zeppelin and Foo Fighters Art

CLUTTER MEDIA GROUP and CLUTTER MAGAZINE once again team up with an amazing artist to bring their fans/collectors opportunity to expand their collections with specialty items, toys and artwork. This time, CLUTTER MEDIA GROUP and CLUTTER MAGAZINE are in cahoots with famed artist JERMAINE ROGERS for a very special FACEBOOK CONTEST, running now until Friday May 25th, 2012. The winner of this contest will be chosen at random and will receive a special limited edition (1 of 40) print by Jermaine Rogers that celebrates the anniversary of Led Zeppelin 4, as well as an Allepin Sane vinyl bust, created from a poster he designed for the Foo Fighters and produced by Plastic City Toys.

Jermaine Rogers is recognized as one of the pivotal artists in the modern resurgence of Gig/ Pop poster Art. In the last 15 years, he has created nearly 900 commissioned works for a variety of artists, including Radiohead, David Bowie, Tool, Deftones, Morrissey, The Melvins, Neil Young, The Mars Volta, Public Enemy, The Black Keys, Queens Of The Stone Age, and hundreds of others. His artwork has been featured in various books and publications, and is in the permanent collection of the Rock and Roll Hall Of Fame. Since 2003, he has also been a player in the Western Vinyl and Art Toy movement. His vinyl projects include Dero, Squire, and Veil: Specimen 129, among others. These works, as well as his various collaborations with Jamungo, KidRobot, StrangeCo, etc, have received critical praise within the industry and are collected worldwide.