In brief: An Horse, San Cisco, Husky tours

Fremantle’s indie-popsters have announced a string of side shows to coincide with their Groovin’ The Moo tour and celebrate the massive success of their second EP Awkward, which won them a top ten placing on the Hottest 100 list.

The San Cisco crew have invited fellow West Australians Voltaire Twins to bring their set of synth laden dance tunes along to open the show.

San Cisco sideshows:

Friday 27th April – Mojo’s, Fremantle

Wednesday 2nd May – Corner Hotel, Melbourne

Thursday 3rd May – Fowlers Live, Adelaide [All Ages]

Wednesday 9th May – The Standard, Sydney

Thursday 10th May – Elsewhere, Gold Coast

Friday 11th May – The Zoo, Brisbane

Tickets on sale Monday 20th February

Sub Pop bands – Nirvana, Soundgarden. Fleet Foxes, Beach House, The Shins, Wolf Parade and now Melbourne’s Husky.

On signing Husky – the first ever Aussie band signed to the famed label – Sub Pop President Jonathan Poneman porodly boasted that “the band’s strength rests in its infectious, evocative songs and stirring live performances.” And you can check out those evocative, stirring sets when the band returns from SXSW and other US dates in April.

Husky tour:

Saturday 14th April – Republic Bar, Hobart

Thursday 19th April – Corner Hotel, Melbourne

Friday 20th April – Barwon Club, Geelong

Saturday 21st April – Jive Bar, Adelaide

Thursday 26th April – The Zoo, Brisbane

Friday 27th April – The Sound Lounge, Gold Coast

Saturday 28th April – Woombye Hotel, Woombye

Thursday 3rd May – Oxford Arts Factory, Sydney

Friday 4th May – The Bakery, Perth

Tickets on sale now

Brisbane duo An Horse have announced a capital city tour of the country for April, their first headline shows since their recent appearance at Falls and Southbound. The recently released single Airport Death is the third track lifted from 2011’s Walls album.

An Horse tour:

Wednesday 25th April – Rosemount Hotel, Perth

Thursday 26th April – Jive, Adelaide

Friday 27th April – Corner Hotel, Melbourne

Saturday 28th April – Oxford Arts Factory, Sydney

Sunday 29th April – The Zoo, Brisbane