Palma Violets to play house parties on US tour

'Best Of Friends' band ask fans to assist their 'aesthetic assault'

Palma Violets have announced they’ll play some house party gigs during their US tour.

The ‘Best Of Friends’ band, who recently released their debut album ‘180’, head out on a tour of the US tour next month (April) and have called on fans to get in touch to arrange house parties.

The Lambeth group posted on their official Facebook: “We need people infected with the spirit of 180 – if we’re in your city on this tour you give us a house to play and we’ll sort you out a proper party. Assist our aesthetic assault. Email”

Before heading out to the US, Palma Violets will finish up their current UK tour. Tomorrow night the band plays a Teenage Cancer Trust gig at London’s Royal Albert Hall, supporting Paul Weller.

The US dates are:

Coachella Festival (April 12)
Los Angeles The Echo (17)
Coachella Festival (19)
San Francisco The Independent (23)
Portland Holocene (25)
Vancouver Biltmore Caberet (26)
Seattle Barboza (27)
Minneapolis 7th St. Entry (30
Chicago Schuba’s (May 1)
Cleveland Grog Shop (2)
Toronto Lee’s Palace (3)
Boston Brighton Music Hall (6)
Washington DC Rock N Roll Hotel (7)
Philadelphia Johnny Brenda’s (8)
Brooklyn Music Hall Of Williamsburg (9)
New York Bowery Ballroom (10)

‘180’, the debut album from Palma Violets, was released on February 25 via Rough Trade Records. The record features the single ‘Best Of Friends’, which was voted NME’s top track of 2012.