New Album “3” and New Tour Dates

Q: How do you follow-up a four-song 7”?
A: With a two-song full-length.

One song per side, this radio-format-challenged record will come out January 22, 2013 on Chaperone Records.  Side A “Can’t Walk Out” is the crown jewel of recent RGC live shows with it’s repetitive, building, almost free, freakout – so far, probably the most accurate recording of what the band brings to the stage.  Side B “Seven” sees the more sprawling side of the band – haunting, epic, and enhanced throughout by guest guitarist Nels Cline.  These songs were tracked live, playing together in the same room, one take each.

A friend of mine used to play Frank Zappa’s “Uncle Meat” at 16 rpm all the time.  How do you recover from that?

You don’t.

stay warm – Alan Sparhawk

Retribution Gospel Choir will be on the road in February in support of this new release.  Information regarding all tour dates is available here.

December 20 – Turf Club – St. Paul, MN – Buy Tickets
February 9 – Schuba’s Tavern – Chicago, IL – Buy Tickets
*February 12 – Knitting Factory – Brooklyn, NY – Buy Tickets
February 13 – BAR – New Haven, CT – Free Show
February 14 – DC9 – Washington, DC – Buy Tickets
February 15 – Beachland Tavern – Cleveland, OH – Buy Tickets
February 16 – Cactus Club – Milwaukee, WI – Buy Tickets

*co-bill with Nels Cline’s BB&C, Nightlands (War on Drugs’ Dave Hartley) opens

Buy 3 at iTunes here.

Order 3 from Chaperone Records here.

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Paste “Maharisha” Premiere

Paste premiered the new video for “Maharisha” today.  You can watch it here and here.

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Turf Club June Tuesday Residency

We are playing a residency at the Turf Club in St. Paul every Tuesday in June, 5 ,12, 19, 26. We’ll be joined by Dead Man Winter on June 5, 12, and 19 and Crimes on June 26th.  Doors open at 8:00, and tickets at the door are $10.

http://turfclub.net/

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“Feel It, Superior” on Revenge

RGC’s “Feel It, Superior” is going to be included in Episode 117 of Revenge which will air tomorrow night April 18th on ABC.

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