Tuesday, December 23, 2014

A funny podcast interview with Ed -on Baltimore's Got Bands!

Here's Ed -unfiltered and caffeinated ! Strap yourself in it's A WILD RIDE!

http://www.baltimoresgotbands.com/podcast/episode-24-ed-schrader/

Hollywood here we come! ADULT SWIM!

So as you may or may not know yours truly recently had our song "Sermon" featured
on Adult Swim as part of Their infomercial series ! This episode was made by our fellow Wham City peeps With music from Dan Deacon, Drew Swinburne , and us !

Check it here :
http://www.adultswim.com/videos/infomercials/unedited-footage-of-a-bear/

Upcoming U.S. TOUR DATES !

Hey folks -some venues are TBA-we'll update ASAP !

Jan 21st- Philly @ Kung Fu Neck Tie
Jan 22nd- Baltimore @ Metro Gallery
Jan 23rd- DC @ Back Alley Theater
Feb !7th- Brooklyn @ Music Hall of Williamsburgh
Feb 18th- Philly @ Black Box
Feb 19th- Baltimore @ Metro Gallery
Feb20th- DC- Rock and Roll Hotel
Feb 21st- Asheville @ New Earth
Feb 22nd- Atlanta @ The Earl
Feb 23rd- Nashville @ The End
Feb 24th- Layette  IN @ TBA
Feb 26th- Chicago @ TBA
Feb 27th- Detroit @ TBA
Feb 28th- Cleveland @ TBA
March 19th-20th Austin- SXSW

Saturday, October 25, 2014

Hey All!

Just an update on our coming tour in Europe. Some new shows and venue changes!

01.11.2014     BARCELONA – PRIMAVERA CLUB
02.11.2014     NANTES – SOY FESTIVAL
03.11.2014     CHERBOURG – BAR LE TRANSAT
04.11.2014     BRUSSELS – MADAME MOUSTACHE

05.11.2014     UTRECHT - ACU
06.11.2014     LONDON – SHEPERDS BUSH EMPIRE W/ Future Islands
07.11.2014     GLASGOW – OLD HAIRDRESSER
08.11.2014     SHEFFIELD – TYE DIE TAPES
09.11.2014     MANCHESTER – KRAAK
10.11.2014     LONDON – THE LEXINGTON
11.11.2014     AMSTERDAM – DOKAZAAL
12.11.2014     DRESDEN – GROOVESTATION
13.11.2014     HAMBURG – HAFENKLANG
15.11.2014     BERLIN – SCHOKOLADEN
16.11.2014     PRAGUE – BASEMENT BAR
17.11.2014     VIENNA – RHIZ
18.11.2014     ESSLINGEN – KOMMA
19.11.2014     FREIBURG – SLOWCLUB
21.11.2014     LYON – GRRRND ZERO
22.11.2014     PARIS – POINT EPHEMERE


We can't wait to get back on the road!! Also we are going to be bringing or Laughing 7" with us thats only available in the US!!

See you all soon!!

 



Thursday, October 9, 2014

Europe 2014 dates!!

Hey All!!

We are gearing up to head over to Europe in November! We are really very excited to be going back and to be able to spread Party Jail to some new cities!

Here are the dates:

01.11.2014     BARCELONA – PRIMAVERA CLUB
02.11.2014     NANTES – SOY FESTIVAL
03.11.2014     CHERBOURG – BAR LE TRANSAT
04.11.2014     BRUSSELS – MADAME MOUSTACHE
06.11.2014     LONDON – SHEPERDS BUSH EMPIRE W/ Future Islands
07.11.2014     GLASGOW – OLD HAIRDRESSER
08.11.2014     SHEFFIELD – TYE DIE TAPES
09.11.2014     MANCHESTER – KRAAK
10.11.2014     LONDON – THE LEXINGTON
11.11.2014     AMSTERDAM – DOKAZAAL
12.11.2014     DRESDEN – GROOVESTATION
13.11.2014     HAMBURG – HAFENKLANG
15.11.2014     BERLIN – SCHOKOLADEN
16.11.2014     PRAGUE – FINAL KLUB
17.11.2014     VIENNA – RHIZ
18.11.2014     ESSLINGEN – KOMMA
19.11.2014     FREIBURG – SLOWCLUB
21.11.2014     LYON – GRRRND ZERO
22.11.2014     PARIS – POINT FMR


Hope to see you all!!

Saturday, September 6, 2014

Watch our new video for "Televan"!

Recently while in Chicago we threw together a music video in less than 24 hours with our friend
Justin Barnes ! Here it is !!

"Televan" Video !

Monday, August 25, 2014

Shows and news

Hey all!

We just got back from roaming out west and kicking  it hard with Chain and the Gang. Thanks to everyone who came out!!

Here are some shows that are coming up:

8/29/14- Brooklyn Night Bizarre W/ Dope Body and others
8/29/14- Alaska Bar- Brooklyn. This is a kooky DJ set we are doing DIRECTLY after our set at BNB. Come down and experience our questionable taste in music.
9/04/14- Hopscotch Fest - Raleigh NC W/Thurston Moore and a few others on our stage
9/05/14- Greensboro NC W/ What Cheer Brigade
9/13/14- Baltimore MD - Boone St Farm Benefit - @ The Compound
9/20/14 - Brooklyn NY @ Death By Audio W/ New England Patriots
9/21/14- Purchase NY @ SUNY Purchase W/ New England Patriots
9/26/14 - Manhattan NY @ Mercury Lounge W/ Celebration
10/1/14 - Manhattan NY @ Cake Shop W/ Sex Jams
10/2/14 - Boston MA @ Church W/ Sex Jams
10/3/14 - Brooklyn NY @ Death By Audio W/ Sex Jams
10/4/14 - Baltimore MD @ Ottobar UNfest 2014 W/ Sex Jams and a ton of great bands
10/5/14 - Philly PA @ Boot and Saddle W/ Sex Jams

You may have noticed that we are playing a few shows with this band Sex Jams. They are our buddies from Vienna that are coming over on their first US tour and we are trying to make it a good time for them! Here is a link to their Bandcamp! 

http://sexjams.bandcamp.com/

Speaking of Europe we are going to be heading over there in November and we should have all those dates up soon along with a new video! 

Until then!!
ESMB

Saturday, August 16, 2014

Buy the new album : Party Jail ! Or the new 7' inch --here!

Want ITunes ? Just click HERE

Want Vinyl / CD / or our new 7' Inch ?  Click HERE!

Tour Update !

Hey everyone here is the list of (updated) remaining dates for our current tour !

8/16 - Denver, CO - GLOB
8/17 - Lincoln, NE - Duffy's Tavern
8/18 - Kansas City, MO - Minibar
8/19 - St. Louis, MO -Station House
8/20 - Knoxville, TN - The Pilot Light
8/21 - Winston, NC - The Garage

Wednesday, June 11, 2014

MORE MORE MORE TOUR DATES

Hey Everyone!

We just got back from our globetrotting tour with the gracious Future Islands. We can't thank them enough for taking us along. It was our great good pleasure to share the road with you. You are some of our dearest friends.

Not to mention our new friend Kristan Harting. Please check him out, his songs are as lovely has the man himself. Here is a link http://kristianharting.dk/

When we did finally arrive home there was a nice surprise for us.... PARTY JAIL!!!

GOD DAMN!! 

To celebrate the birth of this new recording we have plenty of shows coming up in familiar haunts.

6/12- Caimbridge @ Church of Boston W/ all the bands on the salt container


6/13- Brooklyn @ Shea Stadium W/ Ski Mask and Whore Paint

6/26- Baltimore @ Floristree W/ Rat Fist and Elena Johnston

then we start moving around...

6/28- Chicago @ Quenchers Saloon W/ Ego and Herzog
6/29- St. Louis @ APOP Records
6/30- Nashville@ Stone Fox
7/1- Knoxville @ Pilot Light
7/2- Lexington KY @ Al's Bar
7/5- Chicago @ Situations
7/6- Cleveland @ Now That's Class

Then! 

7/26- Charlotte @ Snug Harbor- Recess Fest W/ Human Pippi Armstong and Chiffon
7/27- Washington D.C @ Black Cat- Tour Kick off with Chain and the Gang!!
7/28- Philly @ Kung Fu Necktie W/ CATG
7/29- Brooklyn @ Baby's All Right W/ CATG
8/1- Pawtucket @ Machines With Magnets W/ CATG
8/2- Boston @ Lily Pad W/ CATG
8/3- Portland @ Space W/ CATG and it's Devlin's 30th Birthday!!
8/4- Montreal @ Divan Orange W/ CATG
8/5- Toronto @ TBA w/ CATG
8/6- Detroit @ Jumbo's W/ CATG
8/7- Chicago @ TBA W/ CATG
8/8- Chicago @ TBA W/ CATG
8/9- Milwaukee @ Milwaukee River West House
8/10- Minniapolis @ 7th St Street Entry W/ CATG
8/14- Missoula @ TOTAL FEST W/ a shit load of other bands


More dates to follow as they come together!!!
Welcome to Party Jail!
ESMB





Thursday, April 10, 2014

HOLLY HELL TELEVAN!

What the hell is going on at Spin Magazine!?!? 

Yesterday the kind folks at Spin debuted Televan yesterday. It has over 100,000 plays in 24hrs! We are beyond thrilled, the link is below!

http://www.spin.com/articles/ed-schraders-music-beat-televan-single-stream/

We will keep you posted with other bits of Party Jail news and tour dates!


Tuesday, April 8, 2014

Updated tour dates!

Hey all!


We are on the other side of the US right now deep in this tour with Future Islands. Its been more than great. Thanks to everyone on that has come out! For everyone else, here are our coming dates!

April 8 - Reno, NV @ The Holland Project SOLD OUT
April 9 - Santa Cruz, CA @ The Catalyst
April 10 - San Francisco, CA @ The Chapel SOLD OUT
April 12 - Indio, CA @ Coachella
April 15 - Santa Ana, CA @ Constellation Room SOLD OUT
April 16 - Las Vegas, NV @ Beauty Bar
April 17 - Pioneertown, CA @ Pappy & Harriet's SOLD OUT
April 20 - Phoenix, AZ @ The Crescent Ballroom
April 21 - El Paso, TX @ Lowbrow Palace
April 22 - Marfa, TX @ Padre's
April 23 - Austin, TX @ The Mohawk SOLD OUT
April 24 - Dallas, TX @ Three Links SOLD OUT
April 25 - Little Rock, AR @ Stickyz Rock'n'Roll Chicken Shack
April 26 - Birmingham, AL @ The Bottletree
April 27 - Carrboro, NC @ Cat's Cradle SOLD OUT
April 29 - Philadelphia, PA @ First Unitarian Church SOLD OUT
April 30 - New York, NY @ Webster Hall SOLD OUT
May 1 - Washington, DC @ 9:30 Club SOLD OUT

UK / EUROPEAN TOUR WITH FUTURE ISLANDS

May 7 - London, UK @ Electric Ballroom SOLD OUT
May 8 - Manchester, UK @ Sound Control SOLD OUT
May 9 - Bristol, UK @ Start the Bus SOLD OUT
May 10 - Brighton, UK @ The Great Escape
May 11 - Ghent, BE @ Vooruit
May 12 - Paris, FR @ Le Trabendo
May 13 - Metz, FR @ Les Trinitaires
May 14 - Munster, DE @ Gleis 22
May 16 - Aarhus, DK @ Pop Revo Festival
May 17 - Hannover, DE @ Cafe Glocksee
May 18 - Dresden, DE @ Beatpol 
May 19 - Leipzig, DE @ Conne Island
May 20 - Nurnberg, DE @ K4
May 21 - St. Gallen, SUI @ Palace
May 22 - Luzern, SUI @ Sudpol
May 23 - Offenbach, DE @ Hafen 2
May 25 - Koln, DE @ Gebaude 9
May 26 - Munchen, DE @ Feierwerk 
May 28 - Wien, AUT @ Flex
May 30 - Mannheim, DE @ Maifeld Derby Festival
June 3 - Leeds, UK @ Brudenell SociaFestival
June 4 - Glasgow, UK @ SWG3 
June 5 - Liverpool, UK @ The Kazimier 
June 7 - Brighton, UK @ Concorde 2
June 8 - London, UK @ Field Day

More updates to come! In a few days there will be a track from Party Jail debuting and we have some videos in the works!

See you all soon!



Sunday, January 26, 2014

MORE TOUR DATES!

Hey all!

Just updating you all about new tour dates that we have in the works!

Febuary:


Feb 1st: Utica NY @
Feb 2nd: Boston (JP) MA @ Deep Thoughts w/ SKI MASK 
Feb 3rd: Providence RI @ Kristina's World w/ SKI MASK
Feb 4th: Portsmouth NH @ The Red Door
Feb 6th: New York NY @ Bowery Ballroom w/ FUTURE ISLANDS
Feb 7th: Philadelphia PA @ The Sound Hole
Feb 8th: Baltimore MD @ Floristree w/ FUTURE ISLANDS

March:

Mar 3rd: Charlottesville VA @ The Southern w/ FUTURE ISLANDS + WYE OAK
Mar 4th: Asheville NC @ The Orange Peel w/ FUTURE ISLANDS+ WYE OAK
Mar 5th: Saxapahaw NC @ The Haw River Ballroom w/ FUTURE ISLANDS + WYE OAK
Mar 6h: Chattanooga TN @ JJs Bohemia w/ FUTURE ISLANDS + WYE OAK
Mar 7th: Oxford MS @ Proud Larry's w/ FUTURE ISLANDS + WYE OAK
Mar 8th: Baton Rouge LA @ Spanish Moon w/ FUTURE ISLANDS + WYE OAK

SXSW- DETAILS TO COME!

US TOUR W/ FUTURE ISLANDS

March 23 - Charlottesville, VA@ the Southern
March 24 - Cleveland, OH @ Grog Shop
March 25 - Grand Rapids, MI @ Pyramid Scheme
March 26 - Chicago, IL @ Lincoln Hall
March 27 - Madison, WI @ High Noon Saloon
March 28 - Minneapolis, MN @ Triple Rock Social Club
March 29 - Fargo, ND @ The Aquarium
March 31 - Billings, MT @ The Rallyard
April 1 - Bozeman, MT @ The Filling Station
April 2 - Spokane, WA @ The Bartlett
April 3 - Seattle, WA @ The Crocodile
April 4 - Vancouver, BC @ Rickshaw Theatre
April 5 - Portland, OR @ Doug Fir Lounge
April 6 - Eugene, OR @ Cozmic Pizza
April 7 - Arcata, CA @ Humboldt Brews
April 8 - Reno, NV @ The Holland Project
April 9 - Santa Cruz, CA @ The Catalyst
April 10 - San Francisco, CA @ The Chapel SOLD OUT
April 20 - Phoenix, AZ @ The Crescent Ballroom
April 21 - El Paso, TX @ Lowbrow Palace
April 22 - Marfa, TX @ Padre's
April 23 - Austin, TX @ The Mohawk
April 24 - Dallas, TX @ Three Links
April 25 - Little Rock, AR @ Stickyz Rock'n'Roll Chicken Shack
April 26 - Birmingham, AL @ The Bottletree
April 29 - Philadelphia, PA @ First Unitarian Church
April 30 - New York, NY @ Webster Hall
May 1 - Washington, DC @ 9:30 Club

Hope to see you all there!!
THEN

EUROPE TOUR W/ FUTURE ISLANDS

May 7 - London, UK @ Electric Ballroom
May 8 - Manchester, UK @ Sound Control
May 10 - Brighton, UK @ The Great Escape
Wed May 14 - Munster, DE - Gleis 22
Sat May 17 - Hannover, DE - Cafe Glocksee
Sun May 18 - Dresden, DE - Beatpol
Mon May 19 - Leipzig, DE - Conne Island
Tue May 20 - Nurnberg, DE - K4
Wed May 21 - St. Gallen, SUI - Palace
Thu May 22 - Luzern, SUI - Sudpol
Fri May 23 - Offenbach, DE - Hafen 2
Sun May 25 - Koln, DE - Gebaude 9
Mon May 26 - Munchen, DE - Feierwerk
Wed May 28 - Wien, AUT - Flex 

Saturday, January 11, 2014

2014 here we go!!!

Hey Everyone!!

Happy New Year!! Hope yours was safe and fun.

Right now we are in the studio at Machines With Magnets recording our next record Party Jail for you and all your friends. As well as other people that you may not know or could be afraid to talk to for whatever reason!!

We are over the moon to be releasing this record with Infinity Cat Recordings. We have been working hard on this record and can't wait for you all to check it out. There is a loose release date for the month of April, we will keep you posted!!

We also have a bunch of shows for you to come and see all the new stuff!

January:

Thur Jan 16th Brooklyn NY @ Babies Alright (146 Broadway, Brooklyn, NY ‎) W/ Cloud Nothings

Febuary:


Sat Feb 1st Utica NY @ 

Sun Feb 2nd Cambridge MA @ Deep Thoughts W/ Ski Mask 
Mon Feb 3rd Providence RI @ TBA W/ Ski Mask
Tue Feb 4th Portsmouth NH @ Red Door
Thur Feb 6th NY, NY @ Bowery Ballroom W/ Future Island
Fri Feb 7th Philly, PA @ The Sound Hole W/ Lonnie Walker
Sat Feb 8th Baltimore, MD @ Floristree W/ Future Islands

March:


All dates (3rd-9th)with FUTURE ISLANDS and WYE OAK!!


Mon Mar 3rd Charlottesville, VA @ The Southern

Tues Mar 4th Asheville, NC @ Orange Peel
Wed Mar 5th Saxapahaw, NC @ Haw River Ballroom
Thur Mar 7th Chattanooga, TN @ JJ's Bohemia
Fri Mar 8th Oxford, MS @ Proud Larry's
Sat Mar 9th Baton Rouge, LA @ Spanish Moon

Sat Mar 22nd Baltimore, MD @ The Crown W/ Ava Luna, Krill

Mon Mar 24th Brooklyn, NY @Silent Barn W/ Ava Luna


See you all soon!!