SuperChank returns with an upcoming record announcement, Wild loneliness, And its first single release, “Endless Summer.”
Wild loneliness Published February 25th. The album was recorded in the band’s home state of North Carolina during the Covid Lockdown, and was mixed by Wally Gagel, who mixed the 1995 SuperChank. Here’s where the string comes from.
The new track features harmonies by teenage fan club Norman Blake and Raymond McGinley. A limited edition 7-inch “Endless Summer” single yellow vinyl is now available to order via Merge. On the B-side is a cover of The Glands “When I Smile” (featuring William Tyler on guitar).
“‘Endless Summer’ was written on New Year’s Day 2020 which was unseasonably warm here in North Carolina,” said Frontman Mac McGann. “Of course, when we recorded it, ‘Endless Summer’ had another meaning … 7 ্ল The sleeve contains beautiful photos of the broken beach umbrella of Row Ethereus that perfectly captures the essence of the song.”
Upcoming records include Blake and McGinley, as well as Sharon Van Eaten, RIM’s Mike Mills, Y Oak’s Andy Stack, Camera Obscurer Trescian Campbell, Wayne Pallet, Kelly Pratt, and Franklin Bruno and Laura Balance. And of course, Wild loneliness Available for pre-order.
From the day the record is released, SuperChank will embark on a tour of North America in support Wild loneliness Which lasts until April. Tickets are on sale at 10 a.m. local on Friday, December 10th. TORRES, Wednesday, Quasi, and Mike Krol will open on different dates.
Date of SuperChank Tour
February 25 Winston-Salem, NC – Ramchat *
26 February Carrboro, NC – Cats Cradle *
March 01 Washington, DC – Black Cat *
March 02 Philadelphia, PA – Union relocation *
March 03 Brooklyn, NY – Brooklyn Steel *
March 04 Holyoke, MA – Gateway City Arts *
March 05 Boston, MA – Paradise Rock Club *
March 07 Toronto, Launched – Axis Club 7
March 08 Detroit, MI – Club 6
March 09 Chicago, IL – Metro 6
March 11 Nashville, TN – Brooklyn Bowl 7
March 12 Atlanta, GA – West Terminal 7
April 04 Seattle, WA – Pneumos%
April 05 Portland, or – Revolution is%
April 07 San Francisco, CA – Independent #
April 09 Pioneertown, CA – Papi and Harriets #
April 10 Los Angeles, CA – Teragram Ballroom #
* With terrace
^ w / Wednesday
% w / half
# w / Mike Kroll