The Baths, photo by Nicole Browner

This Monday, May 24th, El Rio will host local band the Baths, joined by two bands from Baltimore:  Lower Dens, a new band by Jana Hunter, along with Future Islands.

This show will act as preparation for the Baths’ mini-tour of California, as well as an East Coast tour with fellow local Ty Segall starting August 3rd. Check out the Baths’ MySpace for more dates.

Lower Dens – “Hospice Gates”

Additionally, Lower Dens are playing here in San Francisco in support of their debut album release (Twin-Hand Movement), out in July via San Francisco label Gnomonsong. The first single from the album, “I Get Nervous,” will be available as a 7″/mp3 download starting this Tuesday, May 25th.