Posies Touring Spain, Playing ‘Frosting on the Beater’

To further celebrate 20 years of the Posies, and 15 years since the release of Frosting on the Beater, and 10 years of the label Houston Party Records (who released Success, Alive Before the Iceberg and Nice Cheekbones and a PhD in Spain) The full band lineup of the Posies will tour Spain next month, playing the Frosting on the Beater in its entirety… plus the usual Posies classics.

October 3rd – Zaragoza – Casa del Loco
October 4th – Santiago de Compostela – Sala Capitol
October 5th – Santander – Conservatorio Jesús de Monasterio
October 6th – Barcelona – La [2]
October 7th – Madrid – Sala Heineken
October 8th – Cádiz – Aulario La Bomba
October 9th – Mallorca – Teatre Lloseta
October 10th – San Sebastian – Donostikluba
October 11th – Bilbao – Bilborock

Posies Touring Spain in October

The Posies will be touring Spain in October – these are the only full band shows they will be doing this year.

Oct. 25 The Posies @ Sidecar, Barcelona SPAIN
Oct. 26 The Posies @ Tropicana, Santoña SPAIN
Oct. 27 The Posies @ In Somni Festival, Tarragona SPAIN
Oct. 28 The Posies @ Plaza Central, Girona SPAIN {FREE}
Oct. 30 The Posies @ Gruta 77, Madrid SPAIN
Oct. 31 The Posies @ Kafe Antzokia, Bilbao SPAIN

Two new Disciplines shows have been added as well:

August 17 The Disciplines @ Sixty Clothing Party, Oslo NORWAY *Oslo
Fashion Week Party*
Dec. 7 The Disciplines @ ‘Fucking Pop, Ey!?’ @ Bang Bang Club, Berlin GERMANY

Tour Update

The Posies will play the Festival Rock Alaquas in Alaquas, Spain on Sept. 2nd, and the Ebrovision Festival, in Miranda del Ebro, Spain, on Sept. 23. On the tour page, you can find a new Big Star festival date in Spain for September, and a show Ken is playing as part of The Disciplines (featuring Bjorn, Baard, and Claus of Briskeby) in Norway at the end of December.

Also, Ken is now on Myspace – click here to check out his page and add him to your friends.

Posies to play Benicassim Festival

From Billboard.com:

A host of top rock and electronic acts will descend on Spain’s Benicassim Festival this summer. The event will be held Aug. 4-7 and feature performances by Oasis, Keane, Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds, the reunited Dinosaur Jr., Doves, Polyphonic Spree, the Raveonettes, Athlete, Kaiser Chiefs and Kasabian.

Also on the Benicassim bill are Kings Of Convenience (group member Erlend Oye will perform an additional solo set), the Posies, the Tears, Mylo, the Glimmers, Jeans Team, Lori Meyers and Matthew Herbert.