Next Tuesday, August, 17 marks the release of Chief’s debut album Modern Rituals/ on Domino Records. Chief are a young 4-piece from Santa Monica, California. Their first single “Night And Day” is performing extremely well at Specialty Radio (made #2 in the Singles Charts upon release last month). The video is currently receiving rotation spins on mtvU and mtv2’s Subterranean. The album was produced by Grammy winner Emery Dobyns (Noah And The Whale, Patti Smith, Antony & The Johnsons).
The full album is streaming on MySpace.
Chief have 5 shows coming up and will be playing at this year’s Austin City Limits Festival in Texas in October.
Aug 14 New York, NY JellyNYC Pool Party (Free show!)
Aug 15 New York, NY Governor’s Island w/ Dr. Dog (Free show!)
Aug 17 New York, NY Joe’s Pub
Aug 20 Los Angeles, CA Bootleg Theatre
Aug 21 Los Angeles, CA Sunset Junction Street Fair