GODS & QUEENS booking US tour, need assistance

December 28, 2008

Brooklyn/Philadelphia trio GOD & QUEENS are gearing up for an early summer US tour, but quote guitarist/vocalist Jamie Getz who is booking the tour:

“Everyone I used to deal with in my peer group has moved up/on/out, and either is done with it altogether, or they are now working at Live Nation, totally out of touch with anything DIY, or they are the “talent buyers” at medium sized clubs.”

This translates to the band needing help booking shows in your town. They will play your house/garage/basement/club/bar/restaurant/gallery/whatever. Here is their proposed itinerary:

05/28 – Lehigh Valley, PA
05/29 – Boston/Providence/Philly/Brooklyn
05/30 – Boston/Providence/Philly/Brooklyn
05/31 – Philly/Brooklyn
06/01 – DC/Baltimore
06/02 – DC/Richmond/SW VA
06/03 – Durham/Carboro NC
06/04 – Columbia SC/Atlanta GA
06/05 – Atlanta GA/Gainesville FL
06/06 – Miami/Delray FL
06/07 – Pensacola FL (somewhere FL)
06/08 – Birmingham/Mobile AL
06/09 – Mobile AL/ Arkansas? NOLA
06/10 – NOLA / Baton Rouge LA
06/11 – Baton Rouge LA/Houston TX/Day off to drive to AUSTIN
06/12 – Austin TX
06/13 – Austin TX
06/14 – San Antonio TX /Oklahoma City OK
06/15 – Omaha/Lincoln NB
06/16 – Des Moines / Iowa City IA
06/17 – Madison / La Crosse WI / Chicago IL
06/18 – Indianapolis IN / Louisville KY
06/19 – Louisville KY / Columbus OH
06/20 – Cleveland OH
06/21 – Pittsburgh/Erie PA

There you have it, not a bad tour. If you can help book them please email jamiegetz@gmail.com If you have not heard GODS & QUEENS there are a few songs posted on their myspace page:


In mildly related news, completely unprompted and without explanation, Getz also sent us the lyrics for GODS & QUEENS‘ “untitled” debut 12″+CD that was released on Robotic Empire earlier this year. No clue why these hardheads wouldn’t just include them with the album, but you can now find those here:


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