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Tourtime with Mikey Erg

Posted by Loren on May 25, 2016

Ever busy Mikey Erg, formerly of The Ergs!, has scheduled a summer tour in support of his debut solo album, Tentative Decisions, which comes out on June 24 (Don Giovanni Records).

Erg will bejoined on tour by labelmates Worriers, and The Falcon, The Copyrights, and Sam Russo on select other dates.

Check out "Apart Time" from the new record:


Catch Mikey Erg live on tour:
6/14 – Brooklyn, NY @ Knitting Factory (Record Release Show)
6/15 – Philadelphia, PA @ Kung Fu Necktie*
6/16 - Ithaca, NY @ Chanti-Loft*
6/18 - Toronto, ON @ The Silver Dollar (NXNE)*
6/19 - Detroit, MI @ El Club*
6/20 - Chicago, IL @ Burlington
6/21 - Bloomington, IN @ The Bishop*
6/22 - Cincinnati, OH @ North Side Yacht Club*
6/23 - Pittsburgh, PA @ Sonny’s Tavern*
6/24 - Richmond, VA @ Gallery 5*
6/26 - Baltimore, MD @ Sidebar*
6/27 - Washington DC @ DC9*
7/5 - Las Vegas, NV @ Beauty Bar ^
7/6 - Phoenix, AZ @ Pub Rock Live ^
7/7 - Albuquerque, NM @ Launchpad ^
7/8 - Denver, CO @ Marquis Theater ^
7/9 - Salt Lake City, UT @ Kilby Court ^
7/10 - Boise, ID @ The Shredder ^
7/11 - Seattle, WA @ El Corazon ^
7/12 - Portland, OR @ Analog ^
7/13 - San Francisco, CA @ Bottom of the Hill ^
7/14 - Fullerton, CA @ Slidebar ^
7/15 - San Diego, CA @ Kensington Club ^
7/16 - Los Angeles, CA @ Troubador ^

* with Worriers
^ with The Falcon, The Copyrights, and Sam Russo

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