Premiere: Criminal Hygiene Share Goofy Video For New Song “Dangers of Convenience”

Run It Again Due Out March 1 via Dangerbird; Band Announce Upcoming Tour With Swervedriver and Failure

Feb 15, 2019
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Los Angeles-based garage pop-punk band Criminal Hygiene have shared a new track "Dangers of Convenience" and we are pleased to premiere its comical new video. The song takes a cautionary glance at the perils of easy-won comfort over a punchy and melodic crunch of guitars, while the video mirrors the advice of the song in a slapstick way. The video was directed by Jon Sortand of The Shins, and features model sets humorously spliced between footage filmed in the Yucca Valley. The track will be featured on their forthcoming album Run It Again, out March 1 via Dangerbird. Check out the link to the video, a pre-order link to the album, and the tour dates below.

Michael Fiore of the band had this to say about the song: "In a world where everything is seemingly in reach at the touch of a button on a screen, we wanted to show that convenience factors can ultimately lead to one's death, either on the smallest, most asinine levels (portrayed in the video) or on a larger scale that you can imagine. The song is about relationships but the video is hinting something bigger."

Pre-order Run It Again here.

Criminal Hygiene Tour Dates:

FRI 01 MAR - Los Angeles, CA @ The Teragram Ballroom (w/ Bob Mould)
MON 11 MAR - Phoenix, AZ @ Crescent Ballroom &
WED 13 MAR - Dallas, TX @ House of Blues *
THU 14 MAR - Houston, TX @ Warehouse Live *
FRI 15 MAR - Austin, TX @ SXSW (Dangerbird Showcase)
SAT 16 MAR  - New Orleans, LA @ Republic *
SUN 17 MAR - Nashville, TN @ Basement East *
TUE 19 MAR - Orlando, FL @ Plaza Live *
WED 20 MAR - Atlanta, GA @ Masquerade *
THU 21 MAR - Raleigh, NC @ Lincoln Theatre *
SAT 23 MAR - Pittsburgh, PA @ Spirit Hall *
SUN 24 MAR - Philadelphia, PA @ Theatre of Living Arts *
MON 25 MAR - Virginia Beach, VA @ Elevation 27 *
WED 27 MAR - Boston, MA @ Paradise Rock Club *
THU 28 MAR - Washington, DC @ 9:30 Club *
FRI 29 MAR - Brooklyn, NY @ Warsaw *
SAT 30 MAR - Asbury Park, NJ @ Stone Pony &
MON 01 APR - Toronto, ON @ Phoenix Concert Theatre *
TUE 02 APR - Columbus, OH @ Newport Music Hall *
WED 03 APR - Detroit, MI @ Majestic *
FRI 05 APR - Chicago, IL @ House of Blues *

& - supporting Failure
* - supporting Swervedriver + Failure

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February 15th 2019
12:40pm

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