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Video Premiere: Smith Westerns’ “Weekend”

Band Also Releases Dates for Winter 2011 Tour

Dec 14, 2010
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In support of their sophomore album Dye It Blonde (due January 18th), fun-loving glam-rockers Smith Westerns premiered today the official video for "Weekend," the first single off their upcoming LP. Directed by Focus Creeps and shot in a glaze of cool blues, purples, and reds, "Weekend" juxtaposes suburban backdrops of malls and fast food joints with a dreary forest complete with...pickaxes? Watch the video below and see for yourself.

Smith Westerns - Weekend from Fat Possum Records on Vimeo.


Smith Westerns have also announced the dates for their North American tour, which kicks off in Brooklyn in mid-January. Check out the shows posted below.


Smith Westerns 2011 Tour

Jan 18: Brooklyn, NY - Glasslands

Jan 19: New York, NY - Pianos

Jan 28: Nashville, TN - The End*

Jan 29: Knoxville, TN - Pilot Light*

Jan 30: Chapel Hill, NC - Local 506*  

Jan 31: Athens, GA - 40 Watt Club*

Feb 1: Atlanta, GA - Drunken Unicorn*

Feb 3: Orlando, FL - Backbooth*

Feb 4: Tallahassee, FL - Club Downunder*

Feb 6: Houston, TX - Fitzgeralds*

Feb 7: Austin, TX - Emos*

Feb 8: Dallas, TX - The Loft*

Feb 10: Phoenix, AZ - Rhythm Room*

Feb 11: Los Angeles, CA - Echo*

Feb 12: Costa Mesa, CA - Detroit Bar*

Feb 13: San Francisco, CA - Bottom of the Hill*  

Feb 15: Portland, OR - Doug Fir Lounge

Feb 16: Vancouver, BC - Biltmore Cabaret

Feb 17: Seattle, WA - Crocodile Cafe

Feb 18: Boise, ID - Neurolux

Feb 19: Salt Lake City, UT - Kilby Court

Feb 21: Denver, CO - Larimer Lounge

Feb 22: Kansas City, MO - The Record Bar

Feb 23: Omaha, NE - Waiting Room

Feb 24: Minneapolis, MN - Triple Rock Social Club

Feb 25: Madison, WI - The Frequency

Feb 26: Chicago, IL - Empty Bottle

Feb 28: Toronto, ON - Legendary Horseshoe Tavern

Mar 1: Montreal, PQ - La Sala Rossa

Mar 2: Boston, MA - Great Scott                                                                                   

Mar 4: Washington, DC - Rock and Roll Hotel
* = w/ Yuck

(www.myspace.com/smithwesterns)



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