Pull on the beanie, dust off the flanno and get cracking on that winter beard! Poison City Records, in conjunction with Bombshellzine and Resist have announced details of the Poison City Winter Tour 2011. Playing all dates on the tour will be Melbourne’s favourite D.I.Y folk-punks The Smith Street Band, launching their debut full length ‘No One Gets Lost Anymore‘ and UK whiskey-rockers Former Cell Mates (ex. Leatherface) who are making their first ever visit to Australia. Having already released 2 brilliant records and played alongside the likes of The Gaslight Anthem and Lucero over the past few years, Former Cell Mates are currently touring through Europe in support of their new album ‘Presented As A Work Of Fiction‘ (Out on April 29th via Poison City). Heading up most dates will be Melbourne’s sonic-rock foursome A Death In The Family who’ll be stretching their touring legs for the first time since their Nov 2010 European jaunt with Samiam. Joining the party in certain cities will be Paper Arms, Jen Buxton, Luca Brasi, Headaches + more to be announced! Press play below to check out an exclusive stream of ‘Soulless By Design‘ from the forthcoming Former Cell Mates album, and click below to expand this post for the tour details.Former Cell Mates - Soulless By Design
POISON CITY WINTER TOUR 2011
THU JUN 30th @ X & Y BAR, Brisbane
A Death In The Family + Former Cell Mates (U.K) + The Smith Street Band + Headaches
FRI JUL 1st @ CAMBRIDGE HOTEL, Newcastle
A Death In The Family + Former Cell Mates (U.K) + The Smith Street Band + Jen Buxton
SAT JUL 2nd @ ANNANDALE HOTEL, Sydney
Jamie Hay (A Death In The Family) + The Smith Street Band + more tba.
SUN JUL 3rd @ ANNANDALE HOTEL, Sydney
A Death In The Family + Former Cell Mates (U.K) + more tba.
THU JUL 7th @ CROWN & ANCHOR, Adelaide
Paper Arms + Former Cell Mates (U.K) + The Smith Street Band
FRI JUL 8th @ BRISBANE HOTEL, Hobart
The Smith Street Band + Former Cell Mates (U.K) + Luca Brasi
SAT JUL 9th @ EAST BRUNSWICK CLUB, Melbourne
A Death In The Family + The Smith Street Band + Former Cell Mates (U.K) + more tba.
SUN JUL 10th @ CATFOOD PRESS (All-ages), Melbourne
The Smith Street Band + Former Cell Mates + tba.
FORMER CELL MATES ‘Presented As A Work Of Fiction‘ CD/ LP – Out via Poison City Records April 29th
THE SMITH STREET BAND ‘No One Gets Lost Anymore‘ CD/ LP – Out via Poison City Records July 4th
A DEATH IN THE FAMILY ‘Origins’ CD/LP – Out Now via Resist Records
For more information, or to buy music, head to www.poisoncityrecords.com