Gringo Star Announce New Single and Fall Tour

Gringo Star - Long Time Gone

Atlanta psych rockers Gringo Star have announced a new 7-inch to be released next month via Grand Rapids upstart Dizzybird Records. The two-song effort will feature “Long Time Gone” on the A-side with “Word of Spin” making up the B-side.

On this latest venture, brothers Pete and Nick Furgiuele pursued a decidedly DIY route, recording all the instruments and vocals themselves in Pete’s home studio. The end result promises to be more raw and intimate than the more polished tracks that populated their last LP, Floating Out to See. The new single is dude out October 17, and will be released digitally through all major online retailers. It will also be available on vinyl at select record stores, the band’s shows and the Dizzybird website.

In support of the 7-inch, Gringo Star will hit the road for a fall tour that includes stops at the third annual Psych Fest in Kansas City, as well as a pair of CMJ showcases in NYC. A hometown show is scheduled for October 30 at Dashboard Gallery. Check out the full list of dates below.

Gringo Star Fall Tour Dates
Oct 01 – New Orleans, LA – Publiq House
Oct 02 – Hattiesburg, MS – The Thirsty Hippo
Oct 03 – Jackson, MS – Martin’s
Oct 04 – Hot Springs, AR – Maxine’s
Oct 05 – Little Rock, AR – Sticky Fingerz
Oct 06 – Dallas, TX – City Tavern
Oct 07 – Oklahoma City, OK – The Conservatory
Oct 09 – Wichita, KS – Lucky’s
Oct 10 – Kansas City, MO – Psych Fest
Oct 11 – Cincinnati, OH – MOTR
Oct 12 – Columbus, OH – Woodland’s
Oct 14 – Indianapolis, IN – The HiFi
Oct 15 – Lexington, KY – Al’s Bar
Oct 16 – Chicago, IL – The Red Line
Oct 17 – Grand Rapids, MI – dizzybird records launch party @ The Pyramid Scheme
Oct 18 – Green Bay, WI – The Lyric Room
Oct 19 – Cleveland, OH – Beachland Tavern
Oct 21 – Rochester, NY – Bug Jar
Oct 22 – New York, NY – Niagra (CMJ Holy Underground showcase)
Oct 23 – Brooklyn, NY – The Knitting Factory (CMJ Culture Collide showcase)
Oct 24 – Columbia, SC – Conundrum Music Hall
Oct 25 – Macon, GA – Oktoberfest
Oct 30 – Atlanta, GA – Dashboard Gallery
Nov 05 – Tampa, FL – New World Brewery
Nov 06 – Miami, FL – Bardot
Nov 07 – Orlando, FL – Will’s
Nov 09 – Jacksonville, FL – Underbelly

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