The Raleigh North Carolina duo of Ivan Howard and Kelly Crisp known as The Rosebuds, have announced that their new LP Life Like will be coming out on 0ct. 7th. The band which is known for it's chameleon like ability to change styles, are said to have returned to a more acoustic and indie-rock territory on the latest work. This will be in sharp contrast to 2007's synth-heavy dance pop album Night of the Furies.
The new album includes special guests such as Bon Iver's Justin Vernon and Portastatic's Matthew McCaughan, you can currently listen to the album streaming in full over at the Merge records website.
Upcoming The Rosebuds Tour Dates:
Oct. 23 Washington DC - Black Cat
Oct. 24 Brooklyn, NY - The Bellhouse
Oct 25 New York, NY - Mercury Lounge (Merge Records CMJ showcase)
Nov. 7 Durham, NC - Carolina Theatre (Troika Music Festival)
Nov. 11 Nashville, TN - Mercy Lounge
Nov. 12 Indianapolis, IN - My Old Kentucky Blog Concert
Nov. 13 Chicago, IL - Bottom Lounge
Nov. 14 Madison, WI - High Noon Saloon
Nov. 15 Iowa City, IA - The Picador
Nov. 16 Saint Paul, MN - Turf Club
Nov. 19 Vancouver, BC - Media Club
Nov. 20 Seattle, WA - Tractor Tavern
Nov. 21 Anacortes, WA - The Department of Safety
Nov. 22 Portland, OR - Doug Fir Lounge
Nov. 24 San Francisco, CA - The Independent
Nov. 25 Los Angeles, CA - The Echo
Nov. 26 Tucson, AZ - Club Congress
Nov. 28 Denton, TX - Hailey's
Nov. 29 Austin, TX - Mohawk
Dec. 1 Atlanta, GA - The Earl
The Rosebuds on myspace.