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BEAR HANDS Releases “Marathon Man”, Announces SPRING FLING interactive site, and Record Store Day Crawl!‏

Brooklyn-based indie rock band BEAR HANDS are back at it with the premiere of “Marathon Man”, the second track from You’ll Pay For This (release date: April 15, 2016; ‘Spensive Sounds). Additionally, Billboard broke the news of Bear Hands’ participation in the first official Record Store Day Crawl, which will take place on April 16 th.

The track can be found here:
YOUTUBE: https://youtu.be/tU3WCkwiEaU
SOUNDCLOUD: https://soundcloud.com/bearhandsband/marathon-man

Record Store Day Crawl participants will an access an exclusive, one-of-a-kind performance from Bear Hands, as well as a number of other items listed at the following website: www.recordstorecrawl.com.

In addition to their new release, Bear Hands will join the massive lineup of Cage The Elephant, Silversun Pickups and Foals on the Spring Fling Rock AF Tour. Launching in Fresno, CA March 11th, the tour will stretch across the US and wrap up on April 1st in Providence, RI. The tour has created an app that generates a personalized Spotify playlist for concertgoers. By going to http://springfling2016.com and entering your address and the show you want to go to, the app launches a playlist tailored for the time spent on the journey to the venue.

Tickets are available at http://bearhandsband.com/events and the full itinerary can be found below.

Out April 15th on ‘Spensive Sounds, You’ll Pay For This is a sonic document of a band growing and moving into the next phase of its career and graduating to the next phase of their lives. It has a simmering intensity coursing through its veins. In effect, the album is like “the second verse.” It will be what separates Bear Hands from their peers.

Bear Hands’ tour dates come on the heels of the buzz caused by the release of their atmospheric and memorable   first single “2AM”, which has been #1 most added on the BDS Alternative Chart the past two weeks and was featured in Spotify’s Viral 50. This track from You’ll Pay For This echoes the challenges of growing older while trying to hold onto the familiar scene that surrounds you. The video can be found here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VOlcDBXKhSU

Full dates are:

Mar 11 – Save Mart Center (Fresno, CA)*
Mar 12 – Sleep Train Arena (Sacramento, CA)*
Mar 13 – Rabobank Arena (Bakersfield, CA)*
Mar 16 – Don Haskins Center (El Paso, TX)*
Mar 18 – Cox Business Center Arena (Tulsa, OK)*
Mar 19 – Landers Center (Southaven, MS)*
Mar 20 –  Freedom Hall Civic Center (Johnson City, TN)*
Mar 22 – Richmond Coliseum (Richmond, VA)*
Mar 23 – Constant Convocation Center (Norfolk, VA)*
Mar 25 – Peterson Events Center (Pittsburgh, PA)*
Mar 26 – Main Street Armory (Rochester, NY)*
Mar 28 – First Niagara Center (Buffalo, NY)*
Mar 30 – XL Center (Hartford, CT)*
Mar 31 – Cross Insurance Arena (Portland, ME)*
Apr 01 – Dunkin’ Donuts Center (Providence, RI)*
May 07 – The Grid Music Initiative (New York, NY)* Indicates Spring Fling AF Tour with Foals, Cage The Elephant and Silversun Pickups


About RJ Frometa

Head Honcho, Editor in Chief and writer here on VENTS. I don't like walking on the beach, but I love playing the guitar and geeking out about music. I am also a movie maniac and 6 hours sleeper.

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