George Lewis Jr. welcomes Yours Truly into the backyard of his home in Silver Lake to play “Run My Heart”, a standout from his new album, Confess.

Inspired by a motorcycle accident George was involved in a few years ago, Confess is suitably dramatic & exhilirating. Referencing the 80s New Wave close to its creator’s heart & with a cinematic ambition, the album is personalised by a lyrical concern that reveals Lewis Jr. to be the Don Juan with a conscience; louche, charming & melancholic in equal measure.

The band is also getting ready to kick off their Ton Up tour through N. America. They have also confirmed two UK dates at the end of the year - Sound Control, Manchester on 31st October + Brixton Electric, London on 1st November. Scroll down for dates.

    Ton Up tour dates:

    07.27 Boston MA Paradise
    07.28 Montreal QC Corona Theatre
    07.30 Toronto ON Lee’s Palace
    08.01 Pontiac MI Crofoot Ballroom - Pike Room
    08.04 Chicago IL Lollapalooza
    08.06 Minneapolis MN 7th Street Entry
    08.08 Winnipeg MB Pyramid Cabaret
    08.10 Calgary AB Saits The Gateway
    08.11 Vancouver BC VENUE
    08.14 Portland OR Doug Fir Lounge
    08.16 San Francisco CA Great American Music Hall
    08.18 Santa Barbara CA Soho Restaurant & Music Club
    08.22 San Diego CA Casbah
    08.24 Visalia CA The Cellar Door
    09.04 Phoenix AZ The Crescent Ballroom
    09.05 El Paso TX Tricky Falls
    09.07 Denver CO Bluebird Theater
    09.08 Omaha NE Waiting Room
    09.09 Lawrence KS The Granada Theatre
    09.11 Norman OK Opolis - FREE
    09.13 Dallas TX Trees
    09.14 Austin TX The Mohawk
    09.16 Houston TX Fitzgeralds
    09.17 McAllen TX Cine El Rey
    09.18 Birmingham AL Bottletree
    09.19 Atlanta GA The Earl
    09.21 Asheville NC Orange Peel
    09.23 Carrboro NC Cats Cradle
    09.24 Washington DC Black Cat
    09.25 Philadelphia PA Union Transfer
    09.27 New York New York Webster Hall

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