BELOW IS AN OUTTA DATE UPDATE/THANK YOU, CUT-UP AND PASTED AND LONG OVERDUE, DOODS. CHOPPED OUTTA AN EMAIL FROM W/L'S JRL, WHO'S BEEN SPENDING A LOTTA TIME IN COUNTRIES WITH WEIRD INTERNET ACCESS. MHC'S BEEN TOO BANANAS TO GET ONLINE TOO MUCH HISSELF, BUT DANG IF HE DON'T SAY THANKS TO YOU TOO, NATCH.
ON WITH THE SHOW, EH?
Well, it's all over. Whirlwind tour for 2009... it's the first but not the last... Matt is already back in law school and Jeremy is already on a plane to japan for the next gig. i know we had a BLAST everywhere... so many old friends and so many new ones too. Where can I go after that last post?
Thanks again to Rick Omonte from Shaki Presents for putting on another great show in New Haven. Thanks to Ben Vida of Birdshow and Koen Holtkamp of Mountains for helping us put on a great show for $40. Thanks for the Talk Normal (who are totally killer BTW) and Tall Firs (play more!)and the eBow supergroup of Marcia Basset/Tom Carter/Steve Gunn for making Brooklyn so much fun. Thanks to Oslo Coffee and Steve Shelley and Kayla Cohen from WNYU so we could jam on the radio! (That Steve guy is pretty good, weird huh?) Thanks to Daylen Dalrymple for the tour of her house and killer Indian food. Thanks to the bands Kohotek and Alasehi for blowing minds. Thanks to John Schmersal for his wonderful house and his most amazing breakfast! Thanks to the guys at the Art Damage Lodge in Cincinati for having a great place to play and helping us load everything to the third floor. Thanks for C. Spencer Yeh for being radical. Thanks to all at the Empty Bottle for putting up with us for all of these years, it's always a comfort to come home and have such a wonderful place to play. Thanks to Regina Greene for putting it all together.----------------
YEAH, WHAT HE SAID. THANKS THANKS THANKS, TONS AND TONS. I'D ONLY ADD SPECIAL SHOUT-OUTS TO KEVIN DREW IN TORONTO AND KATE & COLIN IN BROOKLYN FOR BEING SUCH SUPERLATIVELY RAD HOSTESSESSESSES.
MORE SHOWS AND RECORDINGS ARE IN THE WORKS, INCLUDING SOME BANANAS STUFF THAT FEELS TOO GOOD TO BE TRUE. WE'LL KEEP YOU POSTED AS STUFF DEVELOPS, PROMISE.
MHC (& JRL & W/L)