Missy plays the Midwest

Victoire, a Brooklyn based quintet of female alt-classical performers, is currently doing a mini tour in the Midwest to support the impending September release of their album Cathedral City on New Amsterdam. Matt Marks and Mellissa Hughes are taking their show on the road, performing selections from Matt’s opera Little Death Vol. 1.

Missy Mazzoli and company have been kind enough to allow us to share the title track from the LP on File Under ?’s Tumblr here. The track combines vocalizing courtesy of Missy with skittering glitchy percussion and a somewhat jazzy harmonic background. Kind of like Julee Cruise meets BoaC on Steely Dan’s patio, sharing drinks with Matmos

Missy Mazzoli tours the Midwest

Victoire with Matt Marks & Mellissa Hughes,Brian Harnetty, and The Wet Darlings
Sun., Aug. 8, 8pm, $10 adv./$12 door
BoMA
583 E. Broad St.
Columbus, OH 43215

Victoire
Mon., Aug. 9, 6:30pm, Free
The Dusk Variations Series
The Jay Pritzker Pavilion in Millenium Park
N. Michigan Ave. & E. Randolph St.
Chicago, IL 60602

Victoire with Pantree Owl
Tues., Aug. 10, 8pm, $5, 18+
The Bishop
123 S. Walnut St.
Bloomington, IN 47404

Victoire with Matt Marks & Mellissa Hughes & Lord Scrummage,
Wed., Aug. 11, 8:30pm, $5, all ages
The Contemporary Art Institute of Detroit (CAID)
5141 Rosa Parks Blvd
Detroit, MI 48208

Twin Tigers: Video, touring

TWIN TIGERS ON TOUR–Select Dates with The Hold Steady*
April 17–Give It Up State! Festival–Clemson, SC
April 20–Tin Roof–Charleston, SC
April 29–Neighborhood Theatre–Charlotte, NC
April 30–Nightlight–Chapel Hill, NC
May 1–The Fire–Philadelphia, PA
May 3–Cameo Gallery–Brooklyn, NY
May 4–Pianos–New York, NY
May 6–Garfield Artworks–Pittsburg, PA
May 7–The Red and Black Room–Washington, DC
**May 22 & May 23–The Social–Orlando, FL**
**May 25–Live Wire Music Hall–Savannah, GA**
** May 26–40 Watt Club–Athens, GA**
**May 27–Variety Playhouse–Atlanta, GA**