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I LOVE YOU BUT I’VE CHOSEN DARKNESS play FunFunFun Fest, prepare for new album

I Love You But I’ve Chosen Darkness have announced their date at this year’s FunFunFun Fest in Austin, Texas. Playing Sunday November 4, 2007 at Waterloo Park, ILYBICD will be joined by a ton of other bands of which have not been announced yet. But if last year’s lineup is any indication (Spoon, Prefuse 73, Black Angles, etc), then, well, it should be a pretty fun time this year…

For more info and tickets, you can go to:
http://www.funfunfunfest.com/

In other news, ILYBICD is currently preparing new material as they get ready to head back into the studio this fall for their next record.

Three SECRETLY CANADIAN entries in PLUG Awards

Three SECRETLY CANADIAN nominations have been selected for the 2007 PLUG Awards. Danielson’s video for “DId I Step On Your Trumpet” is head to head with I Love You But I’ve Chosen Darkness’ video for “The Owl” for Best Video Of The Year. Secretly Canadian is nominated for Best Record Label Of The Year.

You can vote here.

I LOVE YOU BUT I’VE CHOSEN DARKNESS embark on tour with She Wants Revenge, play ACL

I Love You But I’ve Chosen Darkness has been tapped by She Wants Revenge for a short, 9 day romp through the center of the country. Following the brief tour, ILYBICD will finish their domestic touring season with a hometown show as part of this year’s Austin City Limits.

TOUR DATES:
09/06/06 New Orleans, LA – House of Blues w/ She Wants Revenge
09/07/06 Memphis, TN – The Complex w/ She Wants Revenge
09/08/06 Athens, GA – 40 Watt Club w/ She Wants Revenge
09/09/06 Asheville, NC – The Orange Peel w/ She Wants Revenge
09/10/06 Nashville, TN – Exit / In w/ She Wants Revenge
09/11/06 Bloomington, IN – Landlocked Music
09/12/06 Cincinnati, OH – Bogart’s w/ She Wants Revenge
09/13/06 Detroit, MI – St. Andrews Hall w/ She Wants Revenge
09/14/06 Columbus, OH – Newport Music Hall w/ She Wants Revenge
09/16/06 Austiin, TX – Austin City Limits Festival

CHOSEN DARKNESS interview stream on Rhapsody, prep Bowery Ballroom show

I Love You But I’ve Chosen Darkness was recently interviewed by Rhapsody, you can listen to it hear:
http://www.rhapsody.com/iloveyoubutivechosendarkness/ilybicdtherhapsodyinterview

Also, ILYBICD is preparing for their Bowery Ballroom show w/ The Big Sleep & Asobi Seksu opening on Wed. July 19th.
You can buy your advance tickets here.

If you haven’t had the chance to check the band’s live performance out yet, follow your fingers this way to their March 26th, 2006 perfromace of “Today / We Choose Faces” at the Southgate House in Newport, KY.

I LOVE YOU BUT I’VE CHOSEN DARKNESS Launches New Website, Embarks On East Coast Tour, Announces West Coast Tour

Not a band to sit still, our favorite Austinites, I Love You But I’ve Chosen Darkness have emerged the post-SXSW doldrums by launching a brand new web site. Check it out at www.chosendarkness.com.

To celebrate their new website, and – of course – their new record, Fear Is On Our Side, ILYBICD will be heading out east for the next few weeks and if that wasn’t enough, they’ve just announced their west coast dates in mid-May with The Roger Sisters (Too Pure). Tour dates below:

03/22/06 Dallas, TX – Gypsy Tea Room
03/23/06 Lawrence, KS – Jackpot Saloon
03/24/06 Minneapolis, MN – 400 Bar
03/25/06 Chicago, IL – Empty Bottle w/ Catfish Haven
03/26/06 Newport, KY – Southgate House
03/27/06 Columbus, OH – Little Brother’s
03/28/06 Philadelphia, PA – Khyber
03/29/06 Cambridge, MA – TT The Bear’s Place
03/30/06 New York, NY – Mercury Lounge
03/31/06 Brooklyn, NY – Northsix
04/01/06 Richmond, VA – Nanci Raygun
04/02/06 Chapel Hill, NC – Local 506
04/03/06 Atlanta, GA – The Earl
05/18/06 Tucson, AZ – Club Congress w/ The Rogers Sisters
05/19/06 San Diego, CA – The Casbah w/ The Rogers Sisters
05/20/06 Los Angeles, CA – The Echo w/ The Rogers Sisters
05/22/06 San Francisco, CA – The Independent w/ The Rogers Sisters
05/23/06 Sacramento, CA – Junta w/ The Rogers Sisters
05/24/06 Portland, OR – Doug Fir Lounge w/ The Rogers Sisters
05/26/06 Bellingham, WA – Night Light Lounge w/ The Rogers Sisters
05/27/06 Vancouver, BC – Media Club
05/29/06 Salt Lake City, UT – Kilby Court w/ The Rogers Sisters
05/30/06 Denver, CO – Hi-Dive w/ The Rogers Sisters
05/31/06 Omaha, NE – Sokol Underground w/ The Rogers Sisters

AUDIO

All White Everything by JJ
Wedding Day by Anand Wilder & Maxwell Kardon
Her Ghost by Woman's Hour
Aerosol Can (feat. Pharrell Williams) by Major Lazer
Pulsing (feat. Nina K) by Tomas Barfod
Red Eyes by The War On Drugs
Silver Timothy by Damien Jurado

VIDEOS

Busy Baby (feat. Nina K) by Tomas Barfod

Innocence by Electric Youth

Conversations by Woman's Hour

COMING SOON

JJ
V
CD / LP
Electric Youth
Innerworld
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