Music Industry News Network [07-17-2006]

The Motion Sick Embark On First Ever US Tour


Boston's newest indie buzz band, The Motion Sick, is embarking on its first ever tour this August. After holding their CD release party for their debut album, Her Brilliant Fifteen, in March, The Motion Sick leapt to a half-page spot in the April issue of SPIN Magazine. The Motion Sick received extensive college and commercial radio airplay and charted #1 on a number of stations' CMJ charts throughout the country.

08/01/06 Abbey Lounge Somerville, MA w/ Okay Thursday, Harris,
08/04/06 Arlene's Grocery New York, NY
08/05/06 TBA Philadelphia, PA
08/06/06 Red and The Black Washington, DC w/Person, The Roosevelt
08/07/06 Shadow Lounge Pittsburgh, PA w/Fell Upon Thieves, spencerlane
08/08/06 Lilly's Bar Chicago, IL
08/09/06 The Corral Room Madison, WI w/Jeffrey Caissie
08/10/06 Indy CD & Vinyl Indianapolis, IN Midwest Music Summit
08/11/06 The Basement Columbus, OH w/Death in the Midwest, from parts unknown, OBUS
08/12/06 The Madison Theater Covington, KY w/Kelp, The Moon Fails, The Myths
08/25/06 Bill's Bar Boston, MA w/Munk, Corin Ashley
08/27/06 Knitting Factory Office New York, NY w/The Rivington Project

"After suggesting another Chris Carrabba copycat, The Motion Sick overturn a dumpster full of chunky guitar fuzz, smooshing his pompadoured noggin." - Spin Magazine, March 2006

"Nerd Rock at its finest." - Spin Magazine, April 2006

"...threads glimmering pop hooks with a hipster sensibility and the odd lick of alt-country jangle..." - Boston Magazine, April 2006

"...there remains a shred of hope that new generations of social-minded indie bands lurk in the shadows..." -

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