YUKON BLONDE Reveals New Track From Upcoming Album ‘ON BLONDE’, Out JUNE 16

PHOTO CREDIT : OLIVIA JAFFE

PHOTO CREDIT : OLIVIA JAFFE

Perennial pop and indie-rock wizards Yukon Blonde revealed the sure to be summer anthem “I Wanna Be Your Man” yesterday, who note that “The band’s previous releases recalled Fleet Foxes and other pastoral-minded ’70s rock, however, its latest offering has more in common with the likes of psychedelic contemporaries Tame Impala.” The track comes in anticipation of the band’s third LP, On Blonde, set for release on June 16 via Dine Alone Records. In celebration of the new album, one of Canada’s finest live acts is set for a North American summer tour that kicks off in New York on June 15. Full Yukon Blonde tour dates are listed below.

On Blonde builds on Yukon Blonde’s reputation for seamlessly crafted pop songs with infectious melodies and hooks, while experimenting with psychedelic, digital, and synthetic sounds. It is an album gazing wistfully away towards the more shadowy elements of pop production, soft synthesizers, thin punching bass lines, crushed drums, 80s cosmic pop compositions and saturated psychedelic guitar effects.

Produced by Colin Stewart (Black Mountain, Dan Mangan, Sleepy Sun) and mixed by Tony Hoffer (M83, Beck, Foster the People, Air, Depeche Mode) the album is distinct in its shimmering pop production and Yukon Blonde’s trademark hard-hitting choruses.

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TOUR DATES
Jun 15, 2015 – NYC, NY @ Pianos
Jun 18, 2015 – Rossland, BC @ The Flying Steamshovel Inn
Jun 19, 2015 – Medicine Hat, AB @ Schooner’s Pub
Jun 20, 2015 – Swift Current, SK @ Windscape Kite Fest
Jun 21, 2015 – Red Deer, AB @ Bo’s
Jun 25, 2015 – Ottawa, ON @ Ottawa Dragon Boat Fest
Jun 26, 2015 – Port Renfrew, BC @ Tall Tree Music Fest
July 11, 2015 – Vancouver, BC @ Khatsahlano Fest
July 14, 2015 – San Francisco, CA @ The Rickshaw Shop*
July 16, 2015 – Los Angeles, CA @ The Satellite*
July 17, 2015 – San Diego, CA @ Soda Bar*
July 18, 2015 – Phoenix, AB @ Valley Bar*
July 21, 2015 – San Antonio, TX @ 502 Bar*
July 22, 2015 – Houston, TX @ House of Blues – Bronze Peacock*
July 23, 2015 – Austin, TX @ Stubbs BBQ*
July 25, 2015 – Kelowna, BC @ Centre of Gravity Fest
July 26, 2015 – Oro, ON @ WayHome Festival
July 27, 2015 – Denver, CO @ Larimer Lounge*
July 28, 2015 – Salt Lake City, UT @ Kilby Court*
July 29, 2015 – Boise, ID @ Neurolux*
Aug 01, 2015 – Portland, OR @ Doug Fir Lounge*
Aug 02, 2015 – Seattle, WA @ The Crocodile*
Aug 21, 2015 – Golden, BC @ Golden Sound Fest
Aug 22, 2015 – Oliver, BC @ Tinhorn Creek Winery
* w/ CHAPPO

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