Monday, March 31, 2014

Shy Girls announces tour dates w/ Haim + shares music video

Today, Shy Girls is excited to announce that they will be setting off on a US tour with Los Angeles trio Haim. Touring will began in San Francisco and will see the band playing dates across the country, ending up playing Terminal 5 in New York City. Additional Shy Girls dates will announced soon. To coincide with the tour announcement, Shy Girls are proud to share the new Tony Lowe-directed video for "Voyeur's Gaze" off the Timeshare EP. The video stars Bailey Stiles from the Chez Deep avante-drag posse. Shy Girls' Timeshare EP is available now via Hit City U.S.A. Check out the video and full tour details below. 
WATCH: "Voyeur's Gaze" - 
04/09/14 Wed - San Francisco CA @ The Fillmore
04/10/14 Thu - San Francisco CA @ The Fillmore
04/16/14 Wed - Pomona CA @ Fox Theatre
04/22/14 Tue - Houston TX @ House of Blues
04/23/14 Wed - Austin TX @ Stubbs
04/24/14 Thu - Dallas TX @ House of Blues
04/26/14 Sat - Tulsa OK @ Cain's Ballroom
04/27/14 Sun - Nashville TN @ Cannery Ballroom
04/29/14 Tue - Miami FL @ The Fillmore
05/02/14 Fri - Atlanta GA @ Tabernacle
05/06/14 Tue - Carrboro NC @ Cat's Cradle
05/07/14 Wed - Washington DC @ 9:30 Club
05/08/14 Thu - Washington DC @ 9:30 Club
05/10/14 Sat - New York NY @ Terminal 5
*More Shy Girls dates to be announced soon

About Shy Girls:

Straightforward, seductive and sincere, Shy Girls producer and vocalist Dan Vidmar creates with an unabashed pop proclivity. The irresistible sensualism in his songwriting calls out with certain clarity, a soulfulness distinct unto itself. The immediacy of Vidmar's croon turns listeners towards a captivating empathy. Bedroom eyes shine dewily upon these tracks, carrying melting melodies through perfectly minimal compositions, as undertones of New Jack Swing carry a punch that sways with each hook right on target. 

Working days at an emergency room, Vidmar returns to his loft in Portland's inner Eastside industrial district to craft his sultry pop-R&B into the mystical pre-dawn hours. As much as Vidmar is part of a growing R&B resurgence, he stands apart from the herd of "avant-R&B" artists thanks to his crystal clear production. The tenderness of his art is never submerged in the muck and mire of dissonance, making for a refreshing and universally alluring listen. Vidmar's swoon-worthy voice is already in demand for vocal features: He partnered with producer extraordinaire Cyril Hahn on the blissed-out dance jam "Perfect Form", and has lent his vocal prowess to a track on the forthcoming album of Chicago's cosmonaut house duo Supreme Cuts. As well, he has already seen online love and praise for his six-minute seduction "Under Attack" (which features a gourd-blowing celestial sax solo from tUnE-yArDs' Noah Bernstein) and its far out remix by The-Drum. The first proper Shy Girls release, an EP of devastating slow jams and woozy club cuts entitled Timeshare, is out now.

1. Without
2. Still Not Falling
3. When I Say I Love U
4. Second Heartbeat
5. Voyeur's Gaze
6. Under Attack

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