GAYNGS will be kicking off their 2011 U.S. Tour inMinneapolis, MN. A bunch of the twenty-plus contributors on the Relayted albumwill be there, including Justin Vernon and Mike Noyce of Bon Iver, ringleaderRyan Olson, Zak Coulter and Adam Hurlburt of Solid Gold. Jake Luck of LeisureBirds, Ivan Rosebud of The Rosebuds, Brad Cook and Joe Westerlund of Megafaun,and Mike Lewis of Andrew Bird and Happy Apple will all be there too!
GANYGS have been garnering a wide variety of criticalacclaim ranging from the New York Times to the BBC. Most recently they were named in Stereogum’sprestigious top 40 Best New Bands Of 2010 . They have also been included in anumber of Best of 2010 lists; being named #13 on NME’s Top 50, #22 on TheGuardians Top 40, #11 onThe Quietus’ Top 40, and #25 on Uncut Magazine’s Top50.
After SXSW, GAYNGS will be heading west to play a handful ofwest coast dates, including the prestigious Coachella Music & Arts Festivaland Sasquatch Music Festival. Don’t miss this one of a kind band!!
03/06/11 – First Avenue – Minneapolis, MN
03/11/11 – Stubb’s BBQ – Austin, Texas
03/13/11 – 35Conferette Festival – Denton, Texas
03/17/11 – Mohawk/SXSW – Austin Texas
03/18/11 – Lustre Pearle/ Dickies Party / SXSW – Austin ,Texas
04/15/11-17 -Coachella Music & Arts Fest – Indio, California
05/28/11- Doug FirLounge – Portland, Oregon
05/29/11 Sasquatch Music Festival – Quincy,Washington
06/01/11 – TheIndependent- San Francisco, California
06/04/11- TheCasbah – San Diego, California