September 18, 2009 0:42
Har Mar Superstar announces album tracklisting and US tour dates
'Dark Touches' album and tour to feature rejected Britney Spears track
Har Mar Superstar has announced details of his upcoming album and US tour.
'Dark Touches' - Har Mar's first album since 2004s 'The Handler' - will feature a song called 'Tall Boy' which he originally wrote for Britney Spears, but it was rejected.
"That probably was a great choice for them. They should have passed on it," Har Mar said of Britney's decision. "It's a song glamorizing drinking tall cans of beer and fucking tall dudes. She was out of her mind then."
He told Spinner: “C'mon, it would have been a coup for me, but, at the same time, I feel like for everybody's well being it was such better choice for them not to do it."
'Dark Touches' tracklisting will be:
'Turn It Around'
'Gangsters Want To Cuddle Me'
'Don't Ask Don't Tell'
'Turn The Key'
'Dark Touches' is released on October 13, with Har Mar hitting the road in support of his new album with a tour of North America this autumn.
Including two home town shows in Minneapolis, Har Mar will take in shows across America and Canada.
Har Mar Superstar will play:
Pioneertown, CA Pappy & Harriet's Palace (September 26)
San Diego, CA Casbah (October 6)
Los Angeles, CA The Echo (8)
Santa Barbara, CA Sandbar (9)
Oakland, CA The Uptown (10)
Salt Lake City, UT Club Vegas (12)
Denver, CO Hi-Dive (13)
Albuquerque, NM Launch Pad (14)
Austin, TX Emo’s (15)
Dallas, TX Lounge on Elm Street (16)
Houston, TX Super Happy Fun Land (17)
New Orleans, LA One Eyed Jack's (18)
Atlanta, GA The Drunken Unicorn (21)
Baltimore, MD Sonar (23)
Philadelphia, PA Kung Fu NeckTie (25)
Brooklyn, NY Music Hall of Williamsburg (26)
New York City, NY Mercury Lounge (27)
Allston, MA Great Scott (28)
Montreal, QC Club Lambi (30)
Toronto, ON Horseshoe Tavern (November 1)
Detroit, MI Magic Stick (2)
Chicago, IL Darkroom (3)
Minneapolis, MN Triple Rock Social Club (5)
Minneapolis, MN Varsity Theater (6)
Fargo, ND The Aquarium (8)
Omaha, NE The Waiting Room (9)
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