Walter Schreifels Announces New 7\” & An Open Letter to the Scene Re-Issue on Run For Cover Records

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From Gorilla Biscuits, Youth of Today and Civ, to Quicksand, Walking Concert and Rival Schools, if you grew up on hardcore or alternative music in the last few decades it\’s safe to say one of Walter Schreifels\’ bands has made an impact on you. Run For Cover Records announced today that they are teaming up with Schreifels to re-issue his 2010 solo LP An Open Letter to the Scene on August 18, 2016. The LP will be accompanied by a 7\” featuring two brand new songs by Schreifels, \”Overjoyed b/w Lover\’s Theme\”. Stereogum premiered \”Overjoyed\” today.
The re-issue will be available for pre-order via Run For Cover Records soon and Schreifels will embark on a solo tour in June with Gogol Bordello and Frank Turner (all dates below). \”Overjoyed b/w Lover\’s Theme\” will appear on a hand numbered tour 7\” available only on these upcoming dates, and is limited to 100 copies.
Tour Dates:
06/01 Oklahoma City, OK @ Diamond Ballroom
06/03 San Antonio, TX @ The Aztec Theater
06/05 New Orleans, LA @ Joy Theater
06/06 Mobile, AL @ Soul Kitchen
06/07 Birmingham, AL @ Iron City
06/09 Saint Petersburg, FL @ Jannus Live
06/10 Fort Lauderdale, FL @ Revolution
06/11 Orlando, FL @ The Beacham Theatre
06/12 Atlanta, GA @ Tabernacle

Photo by Per Schorn

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