Joy Zipper Annouces North American Tour

Today is the day that many of you have been waiting for, the North American release of Joy Zipper’s sophomore album, American Whip. In addition to the excitement with the record the band has announced their spring tour for 2005 that is a killer lineup. Not only are they playing SXSW in March, but the duo will also go on a string of dates supporting Phoenix and Dogs Die In Hot Cars. Be sure and check them out at a show near you, with a lineup like this we promise you won’t be disappointed. If you are in the dark, visit the new site that was launched this week to check out some tunes and a video.

Here are the dates:

02.27.05 New York, NY (Bowery Ballroom) w/ Luna
03.17.05 Austin, TX (Pecan Street Ale House) SXSW
03.18.05 Austin, TX (Cedar Street Pub) SXSW
03.21.05 Los Angeles, CA (Spaceland)

Supporting Phoenix and Dogs Die In Hot Cars:

04.05.05 New York, NY (Irving Plaza)
04.08.05 Toronto, Ontario (Opera House)
04.09.05 Detroit, MI (The Shelter)
04.10.05 Chicago, IL (Metro)
04.11.05 Minneapolis, MN (Fine Line Music Café)
04.13.05 Lawrence, KS (Granada Theater)
04.14.05 Denver, CO (Bluebird Theater)
04.15.05 Salt Lake City, UT (Club Sound)
04.17.05 Portland, OR (Doug Fir Lounge)
04.18.05 Seattle, WA (Crocodile Café)
04.19.05 Vancouver, British Columbia (Richards)
04.21.05 San Francisco, CA (Great American Music Hall)
04.22.05 Los Angeles, CA (Avalon)

Joy Zipper Annouces North American Tour