Boston experimetal octet KAYO DOT are about to hit the road for their second-annual two month pilgrimage across the North American continent. Like last year's lengthy voyage, they'll be playing in an interesting variety of locations, with a diverse pallet of bands and artists. Here are the dates:
08/30 - Nashua, NH @ Drifter's - w/ Ocean
08/31 - Portland, ME @ Space - w/ Ocean
09/01 - Burlington VT @ 242 - Main - w/ Junius, Carrigan, Tell No One, State Street Residential
09/02 - Ottawa, ON (or anywhere in QC) - PLEASE HELP!
09/03 - Montreal, QC @ Main Hall - w/ Argon Floozy and Wapstan
09/04 - Amherst, MA @ Mercy House
09/05 - Boston, MA @ TBA
09/06 - Day Off
09/07 - Somerville, MA - Toby & Mia Performance @ P.A.'s Lounge - w/ Dilly Dilly (members of Cerberus Shoal), Fence Kitchen
09/08 - Torrington, CT @ Metropolis Music
09/09 - New York, NY @ Sin-Ã© - w/ Made Out Of Babies, Versoma, Rosetta
09/10 - PLEASE HELP!
09/11 - Asbury Park, NJ @ The Saint - w/ Day Without Dawn, Delft
09/12 - Philadelphia, PA @ The First Unitarian Church - w/ Rosetta, Belegost, Towers
09/13 - Baltimore, MD @ Talking Head - w/ Neil Michael Hagerty (of Royal Trux)
09/14 - Baltimore, MD - Forbes Performance @ High Zero Fest
09/15 - Baltimore, MD - Forbes Performance @ High Zero Fest - maybe Toby & Mia can do a duet somewhere? (please get in touch if you can help!)
09/16 - Baltimore, MD - Forbes Performance @ High Zero Fest - maybe Toby & Mia can do a duet somewhere? (please get in touch if you can help!)
09/17 - Baltimore, MD - Forbes Performance @ High Zero Fest - maybe Toby & Mia can do a duet somewhere? (please get in touch if you can help!)
09/18 - Pittsburgh, PA @ TBA
09/19 - Buffalo, NY @ The Soundlab - w/ Novelist
09/20 - Toronto, ON @ The Drake Hotel - w/ Mare
09/21 - MI @ TBA - w/ Larval
09/22 - Indianapolis @ The Secret Location (2455 Broadway St.) - w/ Holy Bible, Little Boots, Drusilla
09/23 - St Louis, MO or close by - PLEASE PLEASE HELP!!
09/24 - Chicago, IL @ The Empty Bottle - w/ Steinski, Trapist, Hamid Drake/William Parker Duo
09/25 - Milwaukee, WI @ The Cactus Club - w/ Canyons Of Static
09/26 - Des Moines, IA @ Vaudeville Mews - w/ Pinbosx Rhythm Revue
09/27 - Omaha, NE @ O'Leaver's - w/ Shinyville
09/28 - Wichita, KS @ TBA - w/ Ricky Fitts
09/29 - Denver CO @ Monkey Mania - w/ The Autokinoton, Across Tundras, Black Helicopters
09/30 - Salt Lake City UT @ The Urban Lounge
10/01 - Boise, ID @ TBA
10/02 - Seattle, WA @ The Funhouse - w/ Book Of Black Earth, Sugar Skulls
10/03 - Portland OR @ the Food Hole - w/ Mustaphamond
10/04 - Eugene, OR @ The Samurai Duck
10/05 - Arcata, CA (or close by) - PLEASE HELP!
10/06 - Chico, CA @ 1078 Gallery - w/ The Makai, Intronaut
10/07 - San Francisco CA @ Hemlock Tavern - w/ Oxbow, Intronaut
10/08 - Santa Cruz, CA @ TBA - w/ Intronaut
10/09 - Santa Barbara, CA @ TBA - w/ Intronaut, Crossbows and Catapults, Mars, Rhino Charge
10/10 - Los Angeles, CA @ Mountain Bar - w/ Intronaut, Upsilon Acrux
10/11 - Riverside, CA @ Medical Abuse Records
10/12 - Las Vegas, NV - PLEASE HELP!
10/13 - Phoenix, AZ @ Counter Culture Cafe
10/14 - Tucson, AZ @ Skrappy's
10/15 - El Paso, TX @ Zeppelin's
10/16 - Odessa, TX @ The Roadhouse
10/17 - Denton, TX @ Rubber Gloves - w/ The Great Tyrant
10/18 - Houston TX @ Walters on Washington - w/ Tambersauro, Motion Turns It On
10/19 - Beaumont, TX @ The Vortex
10/20 - Hattiesburg, MS @ The Green Room - w/ That Yellow Bastard
10/21 - Tallahassee, FL @ TBA - w/ Roboteer
10/22 - Tampa, FL @ Transitions Art Gallery
10/23 - West Palm, FL @ Backbone Music - w/ The Catalyst, Entropy, Crusades
10/24 - Orlando, FL - PLEASE HELP!
10/25 - Atlanta, GA @ The Drunken Unicorn - w/ Ahleuchatistas
10/26 - Chattanooga, TN @ Ziggy's - w/ Ahleuchatistas, Moscow Theater Siege
10/27 - Nashville TN @ The Muse - w/ Ahleuchatistas
10/28 - Asheville NC @ The Rocket Bar - w/ Ahleuchatistas
10/29 - Anywhere in NC - w/ Grails - PLEASE HELP!
10/30 - Richmond, VA - w/ Grails - PLEASE HELP!
10/31 - Washington DC @ TBA - w/ Grails
The remainder of the dates are still being scheduled, and CMJ will be happening in there somewhere towards the end of October/beginning of November as a Neurot Recordings / Robotic Empire split showcase. After the labels know, the info will be posted.
** If you (or someone reliable that you know) can help out with any of the "PLEASE HELP!" shows, please get in touch with the band via email, mia [at] kayodot [dot] net or through Myspace, www.myspace.com/KayoDot ** Thank you!