Sleep Sun

Sleepy Sun have announced a run of 2012 US tour dates ahead of the release of their next album, Spine Hits, due out April 10th, 2012. San Franciscans will be privy to the only opportunity to snag the album early, when the band will have the album onhand for sale when they play a free in-store show at Amoeba Records on April 3rd.

Sleepy Sun 2012 tour dates:

03/21 – Lincoln, NE – Bourbon Theatre
03/22 – Denver, CO – Larimer Lounge
03/23 – Salt Lake City, UT – Urban Lounge
03/24 – Reno, NV – St. James Infirmary  w/ The Soft White Sixties
04/03 – San Francisco, CA – Amoeba Records (free)
04/06 – Columbia, MO – Mojos
04/09 – Brooklyn, NY – Grasslands Gallery*
04/10 – New York, NY – Mercury Lounge*
04/11 – Philadelphia, PA – North Star Bar*
04/12 – Boston, MA – Church of Boston*
04/13 – Burlington, VT – Monkey House*
04/14 – Montreal, QC – Casa del Popolo*
04/15 – Toronto, ON – Horseshoe Tavern*
04/16 – Buffalo, NY – Mohawk Place*
04/17 – Cleveland, OH – Beachland Tavern*
04/18 – Cincinnati, OH – MOTR Pub*
04/19 – Detroit, MI – Majestic Garden Bowl
04/20 – Chicago, IL – Subterranean*
04/21 – St Louis, MO – Off Broadway Night Club*
04/22 – Oklahoma City, OK – The Conservatory*
04/24 – Austin, TX – Mohawk Austin*
04/25 – Houston, TX – Orange Show Center for Visionary Arts*
04/26 – New Orleans, LA – Siberia*
04/27 – Atlanta, GA – The 529*
04/28 – Raleigh, NC – Kings Barcade*
04/29 – Washington, DC – DC 9*
05/01 – Iowa City, IA – The Mill
05/02 – Milwaukee, WI – Cactus Bar
05/03 – Minneapolis, MN – 7th Street Entry
05/04 – Fargo, ND – Aquarium
05/05 – Winnipeg, MB – Lo Pub and Bistro
05/06 – Saskatoon, SK – Amigo’s
05/07 – Edmonton, AB – New City Legion
05/08 – Calgary, AB – Broken City
05/10 – Vancouver, BC – The Biltmore Cabaret
05/11 – Victoria, BC – Lucky Bar
05/12 – Seattle, WA – The Barboza at Neumo’s
05/13 – Portland, OR – Mississippi Studios
05/18 – San Francisco, CA – Independent  – Record Release show

* w/ White Hills

Watch the band perform their almost-namesake “Sleepy Son” at SF’s own Great American Music Hall: