the morning benders photo by Weston Walker

[audio:] The Morning Benders – “Your Dark Side” (from the Grain of Salt EP)

Congrats to The Morning Benders, who just announced a few key details regarding their upcoming album Big Echo. The record will drop on March 9th on Rough Trade Records, and the band will be supporting it with a big cross-country tour, including a stop at The Independent on March 30th. Before they leave on tour, they’ll be at Bottom of the Hill on New Year’s Eve.

Big Echo artwork and tour dates below:

the morning benders big echo art

March 10th || Jonny Brenda’s || Philadelphia
March 11th || The Black Cat || Washington DC
March 12th || Local 506 || Chapel Hill
March 13th || The Drunken Unicorn || Atlanta
March 15th || The Bottletree || Birmingham
March 23rd || The Rhythm Room || Phoenix
March 25th || Troubadour || Los Angeles
March 26th || Casbah || San Diego
March 27th || Detroit Bar || Costa Mesa
March 28th || Muddy Waters || Santa Barbara
March 30th || The Independent || San Francisco
April 1st || Holocene || Portland
April 2nd || Crocodile Café || Seattle
April 3rd || Media Club || Vancouver
April 5th || Club Velour || Provo
April 7th || Hi-Dive || Denver
April 9th || The Vaudeville Mews || Des Moines
April 10th || The Maintenance Shop || Ames, IA
April 11th || Huckleberry’s Pizza – Presented by Daytrotter || Rock Island, IL
April 12th || Schubas Tavern || Chicago
April 14th || The Drake Hotel || Toronto
April 15th || La Sala Rossa || Montreal
April 16th || The Monkey House || Vermont
April 17th || TT The Bear’s || Boston
April 22nd || The Mercury Lounge || NYC