Tonight WXPN Welcomes The Spinto Band to Kung Fu Necktie at 8 p.m. with Nightlands and Brooklyn’s Via Audio. Nightlands is bassist Dave Hartley’s (of War On Drugs) solo band; tonight Adam Granduciel of War On Drugs will be joining Nightlands for some guest guitar shredding. This is the second show of a four show residency at Kung Fu Necktie throughout the month of May. Go here for tickets and more information about tonight’s show. Below, listen to “Take It” from The Spinto Band’s excellent new album Shy Pursuit.
WXPN Welcomes The Spinto Band May residency at Kung Fu Necktie every Tuesday in May starting next Tuesday, May 8th. Today, The Spinto Band release their new album Shy Pursuit and next week they begin their month long residency celebration with some incredible opening bands for each show. On May 8th Purples and Alec Ounsworth open; Nightlands and Via Audio open on Tuesday, May 15th; The Extraordinaires and Heyward Howkins have the honors on Tuesday, May 22nd and Cheers Elephant and Langor open the final show of the residency on May 28th. Go here for tickets and more information about the shows. The Spinto Band have compiled a free sampler of the bands playing the Kung Fu Necktie shows that you can download here. The band recently stopped by the XPN studios to record a Key Studio Session. You can download a sneak preview of it here.