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Purling Hiss announces new album and tour

on October 11, 2010, 9:05am

Philadelphia-born guitarist Mike Polizze is taking a breather from the noise punk outfit Birds of Maya, to focus on a more structured approach on his upcoming Purling Hiss release for Woodsist Records, Public Service Announcement. The 12-song LP is scheduled to hit the street on October 26th.

Purling Hiss will also be going out on tour to coincide with the album release, beginning on October 19th in Charlottesville, VA, and sharing select dates with The Soft Pack/Kurt Vile tour and Jaill. The tour is scheduled to hit Polizze’s hometown of Philadelphia on November 26th, and wrap up in New York City on December 3rd.

For a preview, stream the album track “Run From The City” on the band’s MySpace page.

Public Service Announcement Tracklist:
01. Run From The City
02. Porch Dude/Slight Return
03. Don’t Even Try It
04. Bedroom
05. Ojos Locos
06. Gypsy
07. Zor
08. Goodbye Blue
09. Beautiful Earth Creature
10. Malice In Wonderland
11. Doghouse
12. 1976

Purling Hiss 2010 Tour Dates:
10/19 – Charlottesville, VA @ Twisted Branch Tea Bazaar *
10/20 – Chapel Hill, NC @ NC Local 506 *
10/21 – Atlanta, GA @ The Earl * ^
10/22 – Birmingham, AL @ The Nick * ^
10/23 – Nashville, TN @ Mercy Lounge * ^
10/25 – Toledo, OH @ Mickey Finn * ^ !
10/26 – Covington, KY @ Mad Hatters * ^
10/27 – Columbus, OH @ Skully’s * ^
10/28 – Ann Arbor, MI @ Blind Pig * ^
10/29 - Indianapolis, IN @ White Rabbit Cabaret * ^
10/30 - Chicago, IL @ Empty Bottle * ^
10/31 - Chicago, IL @ Empty Bottle * ^
11/01 – Minneapolis, MN @ Triple Rock * ^
11/04 – Seattle, WA @ Neumos * ^
11/06 - Portland, OR @ Berbatis Pan * ^
11/09 - San Francisco, CA @ Rickshaw Stop * ^
11/11 – Los Angeles, CA @ Echoplex * ^
11/13 - San Diego, CA @ Casbah * ^
11/14 - Tempe, AZ @ The Trunk Space *
11/17 - San Antonio, TX @ The Korova *
11/18 – Austin, TX @ Emo’s (Inside) *
11/19 - Dallas, TX @ Club Dada *
11/21 - Memphis, TN @ Hi Tone *
11/24 - Washington, DC @ Black Cat (Backstage) *
11/26 - Philadelphia, PA @ Johnny Brenda’s *
12/03 – Brooklyn, NY @ Knitting Factory *

* = w/ Kurt Vile
^ = w/ The Soft Pack
! = w/ Jaill