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Duchess Says, The Blind Shake, E.T. Habit, and others playing free show at Cobra Lounge this Sunday

Duchess Says @ Public Assembly in Brooklyn earlier on tour (more by Chris La Putt)

Montreal dance punks Duchess Says are on tour and will hit Chicago this Sunday (8/26) to play a FREE show (21+) at the Cobra Lounge with their current tourmates Minneapolis’ The Blind Shake, E.T. Habit, Terrible Twos, and Fake Surfers. The event is part of the ongoing City Build concert series, and will kick off at 2PM. It’ll actually be taking place in Cobra Lounge’s parking lot, featuring a slip ‘n slide (remember those?) and free food / beer. Live music will begin at 4:30PM and set times are listed below.

Speaking of The Blind Shake, they’ve recently announced a fall North American tour which will bring them back to Chicago for a Halloween (October 31) show at the Empty Bottle. Football, Outer Minds, and Paul Cary are also on the bill, and ticketing info is forthcoming.

Set times for City Build, all Blind Shake dates, and song streams from all acts are below…

Duchess Says – “Black Flag”

Duchess Says – “Gainsbourg”

The Blind Shake – “They’re All Gone”

E.T. Habit – “Venomous (Tongues Descent)”

Terrible Twos – “Keeping it Grey”

Fake Surfers – “Nonsense”

City Build Chicago — 8.26.2012 Set Times
8:30PM Duchess Says
7:30PM The Blind Shake
6:30PM E.T. Habit
5:30PM Terrible Twos
4:30PM Fake Surfers
2:00PM Doors

The Blind Shake — 2012 Tour Dates
08/26/2012 Cobra Lounge Chicago IL #
08/27/2012 Lager House Detroit MI #
08/28/2012 Lee’s Palace Toronto ON #
08/29/2012 Dekcuf Ottawa ON
09/22/2012 Ritz Theater Minneapolis MN
09/28/2012 The End Nashville TN
09/30/2012 Siberia New Orleans LA
10/02/2012 Sluggo’s Pensacola FL
10/03/2012 Will’s Pub Orlando FL
10/04/2012 The Hub Tampa FL
10/05/2012 Club Down Under Tallahassee FL
10/06/2012 E.A.R.L. Atlanta GA
10/07/2012 King’s Raleigh NC
10/08/2012 Strange Matter Richmond VA
10/10/2012 Cake Shop New York NY
10/11/2012 Death By Audio Brooklyn NY
10/12/2012 Two Boots Bridgeport CT
10/13/2012 Machines with Magnets Providence RI
10/16/2012 Plan B Moncton NS
10/18/2012 Halifax Pop Explosion Halifax NS
10/19/2012 L’Agitee Quebec City QC
10/20/2012 TBA Ottawa ON
10/21/2012 Parts and Labour Toronto ON
10/22/2012 Lager House Detroit MI
10/23/2012 Cactus Club Milwaukee WI
10/31/2012 Empty Bottle Chicago IL *
11/01/2012 Cicero’s St. Louis MO
11/03/2012 TBA Fun Fun Fun After Party Austin TX

# – w/ Duchess Says
* – w/ Football, Outer Minds, Paul Cary

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