January 28, 2015

The next few months are exploding with shows! Still working on a SXSW show, let us know if you know a party KU should be part of…

Friday, 1/30 @ The Blackheart, 10p, FREE – La La Ha Ha party with Comedy, Bands and KU!
Saturday, 2/7 @ Nomad Bar, 10p, FREE
Thursday, 2/12 @ Sweetwater, 9p, FREE – THUNDERSNOW TOUR KICKOFF

Karaoke Underground hits the road in February for a tour to Upper Michigan for the PRF THUNDERSNOW festival, where KU and my surf band The Spoils will play with LOW and many other great bands! I’ll be touring there and back with Dave Norwood of Austin’s The Gary, who will open the shows with a solo set drawing from The Gary’s five albums. We’ll also have local bands opening a few of the shows too, it’s gonna be a whole lot of fun. All these shows are 100% confirmed, tell your friends and we will see you in the snow!
Tuesday, 2/17 @ TBA, Denton, TX
Wednesday, 2/18 @ Replay Lounge, Lawrence, KS
Thursday, 2/19 @ Mickey’s Tavern, Madison, WI
Friday-Sunday, 2/20-2/22 @ PRF Thundersnow 2015, Gladstone, Michigan
Monday, 2/23 @ K’s Dugout, Chicago, IL
Tuesday, 2/24 @ Frank’s Power Plant, Milwaukee, WI
Wednesday, 2/25 @ Octopus, Cedar Falls, IA
Thursday, 2/26 @ RecordBar, Kansas City, MO
Friday, 2/27 @ The Hi-Tone, Memphis, TN w/ The Family Ghost
Saturday, 2/28 @ Lightbulb Club, Fayetteville, AR

We have to skip our Last Sunday gig at The Highball for February, but we’ll be back in March with these shows:
Saturday, 3/7 @ Nomad
Monday, 3/9 @ Cheer Up Charlies
Friday, 3/13 @ Sweetwater
Saturday, 3/21 – SXKU XI – TBD
Sunday, 3/29 @ The Highball

KU will be visiting the West Coast in April, and have a special show planned the day after Sleater-Kinney’s show in Austin on 4/17, stay tuned!

The Distillers – City Of Angels
The Men – Another Night
Pup – Reservoir
The Rutabega – Come Back Big Brother
Sleater-Kinney – Jumpers
I’ve slowed down while focusing on booking shows, but we’ll be at 900 before we leave for tour. In the meantime, check out this Spotify playlist of most of the songs on our list. Cheers to Rachel Carr for putting it together and keeping it updated!

KU loves to play your party, rock your benefit show and help make your celebrations incredible, let’s work it out! Big thanks to Ken and Jackie in Denton, I had a great time at Jackie’s birthday party in the old basement at J&J’s Pizza on January 10th!

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