Metz has released a new video for their forthcoming single, “Eraser,” directed by Nathan Joyner and starring Alia Jyawook of the San Diego band Hot Nerds.
METZ’s 2016 headlining world tour resumes this Saturday, January 9th in Boston at the Sinclair and runs through February 20th in Beijing, China at Mao Livehouse.
New dates include: a short east coast/midwest US tour January 9th-16th (with Bully); January 29th in Tokyo at Fever; January 30th-February 14th for appearances at the multi-city Laneway Festival, held in Singapore, Australia and New Zealand; And February 17th -20th for three shows in Taiwan and China. Please find a complete list of tour dates below.
The “Eraser” b/w “Pure Auto” single will be available January 22nd, 2016 on 7” vinyl from Three One G and digitally from Sub Pop.
Following two albums on Sub Pop (2012’s METZ; 2015’s II) and and non stop touring, this Three One G single is the band’s first recording for the CAlifornia based label, and their first new material since the release of II. Both “Eraser” and “Pure Auto” were produced by METZ, recorded by Graham Walsh at Union Sound Company, and mastered by Matthew Barnhart at Chicago Mastering Service.
Jan. 9 – Boston, MA – The Sinclair * ^
Jan. 11 – Washington, DC – Rock & Roll Hotel * ^
Jan. 12 – Philadelphia, PA – First Unitarian Church * ^
Jan. 13 – New York City, NY – Bowery Ballroom * %
Jan. 14 – Brooklyn, NY – Music Hall of Williamsburg * #
Jan. 16 – Chicago, IL – Metro * (Tomorrow Never Knows Fest 2016)
Jan. 29 – Tokyo, Japan – Fever
Jan. 30 – Singapore – The Meadow, Gardens by the Bay (Laneway Festival)
Feb. 01 – Auckland, NZ – Silo Park (Laneway Festival)
Feb. 05 – Adelaide, AU – Harts Mill, Port Adelaide (Laneway Festival)
Feb. 06 – Brisbane, AU – Brisbane Showground, Bowen Hills (Laneway Festival)
Feb. 07 – Sydney, AU – Sydney College of the Arts (Laneway Festival)
Feb. 10 – Sydney, AU – Oxford Art Factory
Feb. 12 – Melbourne, AU – The Corner **
Feb. 13 – Melbourne, AU – Footscray Community Arts Centre and the River’s Edge (Laneway Festival)
Feb. 14 – Fremantle, AU – Esplanade Reserve and West End (Laneway Festival)
Feb. 17 – Taipei, TW – The Wall Livehouse
Feb. 19 – Shanghai, China – Yuyintang
Feb. 20 – Beijing, China – Mao Livehouse
* w/ Bully
^ w/ So Pitted
# w/ Big Ups
** w/ Deaf Wish, My Disco