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Wye Oak Becomes a “Civilian” in March

New Album Out March 8, 2011

Dec 08, 2010 Wye Oak Bookmark and Share

Shoegazing duo Wye Oak have announced their third full-length album. Out March 8, (via Merge) the disc—titled Civilian—is their first with mixing engineer John Congleton (St. Vincent, Shearwater). Says multi-instrumentalist Andy Stack, “It was the most that Jenn and I had ever relinquished control of our music to someone else, but it gave us a chance to step back and see the big picture, whereas on previous recordings we got embroiled in the technical details.” Check out the tracklist below.


1. Two Small Deaths

2. The Alter

3. Holy Holy

4. Dogs Eyes

5. Civilian

6. Fish

7. Plains

8. Hot as Day

9. We Were Wealth

10. Doubt

The pair are also taking to the open road. Check to see when they’ll be coming to your town:

1/24 - 26 New York, NY Beacon Theatre *

1/28 - 29 Boston, MA House of Blues *

1/31 Montreal, QC Olympia de Montreal *

2/1 Toronto, ON The Sound Academy *

2/2 Royal Oak, MI Royal Oak Music Theatre *

2/4 Chicago, IL Riviera Theatre *

3/11 Washington, DC Black Cat #

3/12 Chapel Hill, NC Local 506 #

3/13 Atlanta, GA The Earl #

3/15 Norman, OK The Opolis #

3/21 Tucson, AZ Solar Culture %

3/22 San Diego, CA Casbah %

3/24 Los Angeles, CA The Echo %

3/25 San Francisco, CA Bottom of the Hill %

3/27 Vancouver, BC Media Club %

3/29 Portland, OR Mississippi Studios %

3/31 Nampa, ID Flying M Coffee %

4/1 Salt Lake City, UT Kilby Court %

4/2 Denver, CO Larimer Lounge %

4/3 Omaha, NE Slowdown Jr %

4/4 Iowa City, IA The Mill %

4/5 St. Paul, MN Turf Club %

4/6 Appleton, WI Lawrence University %

4/15 Philadelphia, PA Johnny Brenda’s

* = The Decemberists

# = Lower Dens

% = Callers



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