News Records It's American Football season

It's American Football season

Posted Sept. 14, 2019, 1:22 p.m. in Records by Loren
It's American Football season

American Football in Spring of '98 by Janice Minn (Madison, WI)

American Football will celebrate the upcomign 20th anniversary of its debut, LP1 with some brand new, old material. The band, via Polyvinyl Record Co., will released Year One Demo on 12" vinyl later this year, on Dec. 13 via Polyvinyl Record Co. LP1 officially turns 20 years olf today, Sept. 14.


The Year One Demo consists of previously unreleased, newly mastered instrumental material. It is the first proper set of demos the band made. “My dad ‘recorded’ this in the basement of the house I grew up in,” Steve Lamos recalls. “As far as I can recall, he set up two vocal mics, at 90-degree angles, set the levels, showed me how to turn the Roberts two-track to ‘record,’ and then went upstairs while we played.”


The band will perform at Riot Fest tomorrow.

Year One Demos Track list:

Five Silent Miles (Demo)
Song #1 / Song #2 (Demo)
The Summer Ends (Demo)
For Sure (Demo)

Upcoming Tour Dates:

SEPTEMBER

09/13 - Kansas City, MO @ Granada Theatre #
09/14 - St. Louis, MO @ Delmar Hall # 20th Anniversary of American Football (LP1)
09/15 - Chicago, IL @ Riot Fest
11/02 - Camden, London, UK @ Mirrors Festival
11/03 - Leeds, UK @ Brudenell (Two Shows) *
11/04 - Manchester, UK @ Gorilla *
12/29 - Chicago, IL @ Schubas Tavern
12/30 - Chicago, IL @ Schubas Tavern
12/31 - Chicago, IL @ Schubas Tavern
# w/ Mess & Disq
* w/ Hailaker

Advertisement
KFAI - Roar of the Underground
Leave a comment
Share this content
Related news

Shows Riot Fest 15th anniversary

Posted June 2, 2019, 10:31 a.m. in Shows by Loren

Scheduled for September 13-15 at Douglas Park in Chicago, Riot Fest will celebrate its 15th anniversary with a big lineup ...

Shows Riot Fest 2018 single day lineups

Posted Sept. 8, 2018, 10:14 a.m. in Shows by Loren

Riot Fest just announced the daily schedules and single day ticket options, listed in full after the jump. The three ...

Bands Antarctigo Vespucci Sign to Polyvinyl and Announce Tour

Posted Aug. 22, 2018, 2:13 p.m. in Bands by Aaron H

Antarctigo Vespucci, a project from Chris Farren and Jeff Rosenstock, have announced their new home is Polyvinyl Record Co. with ...

More from Records

Records Exclusive: GRIDFAILURE - Psychological Badlands: Henchpersons Instrumentals

Psychological Badlands: Henchpersons Instrumentals is the sixth new release from Gridfailure in 2019. While Gridfailure has already released five records ...

Records SPB Premiere - "It's Ya Boy, Gawd" Comedy Skit from Lollygagger

And now for something completely different... Perhaps sensing that something, yes, different is needed nowadays to stand out in an ...

Records Chicago trio Luggage release new song, new album details

Posted Oct. 13, 2019, 11:01 a.m. in Records by Loren

Luggage will release their third LP, Shift, next month on Nov. 22 via Corpse Flower. Described an a "monolithic minimalist ...

Advertisement
KFAI - Root Of All Evil
x

Logo

Looking for the SPB logo? You can download it in a range of styles and colours here:

Click anywhere outside this dialog to close it, or press escape.