Said The Whale – Canadian Tour Dates Announced

SAID THE WHALE

“I LOVE YOU” HITS #1 ON CANADIAN MEDIABASE ALTERNATIVE CHART
iTUNES ALBUM PRE-ORDER FOR hawaiii AVAILABLE NOW
CANADIAN TOUR DATES ANNOUNCED & THE CASBY AWARDS ON OCTOBER 10

Vancouver’s SAID THE WHALE has seen their lead single I Love You, from their forthcoming new album hawaiii claim the #1 spot at Alternative Radio in Canada this week. hawaiii is set for release on September 17, 2013 via Hidden Pony Records. The album was co-produced by Tom Dobrzanski (The ZolasWe Are The City) and lead singer/songwriter Tyler Bancroft. hawaiii was mixed by Gus Van Go and Werner F (The Stills, Rah Rah). hawaiii is currently available for pre-order on iTunes in Canada, here

Over the weekend, Said The Whale released their take on a playful karaoke version of I Love You on their social media. The band is also running a ‘karaoke contest’ for fans, inviting them to tweet @saidthewhale or post their version of the song on the band’s Facebook wall for a chance to win a signed, vinyl test-pressing of hawaiii. Check out the karaoke track and give it a whirl, here:

Said The Whale, the 2011 JUNO Award winners for New Group Of The Year, and twice nominated for the 2013 JUNO Awards, have announced some select Canadian tour dates spanning November through to December of 2013, including a homecoming gig at the Commodore in Vancouver on the 28th. The group will also be a part of The CASBY Awards happening on October 10, in Toronto. They will be performing in the night and they are nominated for Molson Canadian’s ‘Favourite New Artist. Voting and ticket information is available here:

 

SAID THE WHALE TOUR DATES / 2013:

Sept 14        Hamilton, ON @ Supercrawl
Sept 16        Lancaster, PA @ The Lizard Lounge
Sept 17        S Burlington, VT @ Higher Ground
Sept 19        Virginia Beach, VA @ Jewish Mother
Sept 20        Columbia, SC @ New Brookland Tavern
Sept 21        Atlanta, GA @ Masquerade
Sept 22        Chapel Hill, NC @ Local 506
Sept 23        Washington, DC @ DC9
Sept 24        New York, NY @ Mercury Lounge
Sept 25        Philadelphia, PA @ World Cafe Live
Sept 27        Providence, RI @ The Fete
Sept 28        Albany, NY @ Pearl Palooza
Sept 29        Hartford, CT @ Arch Street Tavern
Sept 30        Boston, MA @ Brighton Music Hall

Oct 10        Toronto, ON @ Sound Academy – CASBY AWARDS

Nov 5         Fredericton, NB @ Charlotte Street Arts Centre
Nov 7         St John’s, NFLD @ The Rock House
Nov 8         Halifax, NS @ St Matthew’s United Church
Nov 12        Montreal, QC @ La Sala Rossa
Nov 13        Ottawa, ON @ Ritual
Nov 14        Guelph, ON @ Brass Taps
Nov 20        London, ON @ London Music Hall
Nov 21        TBA
Nov 25        Winnipeg, MB @ The Garrick
Nov 26        Regina, SK @ The Exchange
Nov 27        Saskatoon, SK @ Broadway Theatre
Nov 28        Edmonton, AB @ Starlight
Nov 29        Calgary, AB @ MacEwan Ballroom
Nov 30        Revelstoke, BC @ Revelstoke Performing Arts Centre

TBA           Victoria, BC @ TBA
Dec 28        Vancouver, BC @ Commodore Ballroom