Dum Dum Girls Premiere”Rimbaud Eyes” Video

Dum Dum Girls: "Rimbaud Eyes" Video Premiere + European Tour Dates May 1st-June 7th. Dum Dum Girls play their next show is May 01in London, UK at Scala

The Dum Dum Girls have released a new video for “Rimbaud Eyes,” from the band’s  new album, Too True, out now worldwide on Sub Pop. The new visual stars the band, was directed by Tamaryn, features cinematography from Bianca Alexis, and animated and edited by Gooby Herms. The guitar four-piece appear as if in Jem and The Holograms, with frontwoman Dee Dee Penny a pastel faerie queen Pat Benetar who knows she has better hair than everyone else at the (peep) show. She struts down a sex shop hyperway, appears in Octopussy-ish 007 sillhouettes before – oh! – climaxing with her band in hyperspace on a heart-shaped platform (see premiere April 24th).”

Dum Dum Girls’ worldwide tour in support of Too True is underway, with the European trek set to run from May 1st in London, UK at Scala and ending June 7th in Porto, PT at Primavera Sound Festival. Additionally, there are a handful of U.S. festival and club dates to mention at this time: July 20th in Chicago, IL at Pitchfork Music Festival; August 2nd in Santa Ana, CA at the Observatory for Burger a-Go-Go; and August 8th-10th in San Francisco, CA at Outside Lands Festival.

Dum Dum Girls’ Too True, featuring the singles “Rimbaud Eyes,” “Are You Okay?,” “Lost Boys And Girls Club,” was produced by Richard Gottehrer (Blondie, The Go-Go’s, Richard Hell), Sune Rose Wagner (The Raveonettes) and engineered by Alonzo Vargas at East West Studios in Los Angeles and The Coven in New York City.

Tour Dates:

May 01 – London, UK – Scala
May 03 – Manchester, UK – Round House
May 04 – Leeds, UK – Live In Leeds @ Brudenell Social Club
May 05 – Norwich, UK  – Norwich Art Centre
May 06 – Newcastle Upon Tyne, UK – TBA
May 07 – Glasgow, UK – SWG3
May 08 – Belfast, UK – The Blackbox
May 09 – Galway, UK – Roisin Dubh
May 10 – Dublin, IE – The Button Factory
May 11 – Bristol, UK – Start The Bus
May 13 – Amsterdam, NL – Bitterzoet
May 15 –  Milan, IT – Circolo Magnolia
May 16 – Rome, IT –  Traffic Club
May 17 – Carpi, IT – Mattatoio
May 18 – Zagreb, Croatia – Mocvara
May 20 – Hamburg, DE – Knust
May 21 – Berlin, DE –  Lido
May 22 – Munich, DE – Orangehouse @ Feierwerk
May 24 – Zurich, CH – Kinski Klub
May 25 – Esch Alzette, LU –  ROCKHAL
May 26 – Paris, FR –  La Maroquinerie
May 27 – Paris, FR – Silencio
May 28 – Strasbourg, FR –  La Laiterie
May 29 – Lyon, FR – Les Nuits Sonores @ Les Confluences
May 31 – Barcelona, ES  – Primavera
Jun. 01 – Barcelona, ES – Primavera Al Parc
Jun. 02 – Toulouse, FR – Connexion Cafe
Jun. 03 – Bordeaux, FR – Relache
Jun. 07 – Porto, PT – Primavera
Jul. 20 – Chicago, IL – Pitchfork Music Festival
Aug. 02 – Santa Ana, CA – Observatory / Burger a-Go-Go
Aug. 08-10 – San Francisco, CA – Outside Lands Festival


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