Parson Red Heads Live On Daytrotter, Spring Tour With Blitzen Trapper

Article Contributed by Press Wolf PR | Published on Friday, January 27, 2012

The Parson Red Heads' session at Daytrotter is now live!  Performing "Seven Years Ago," "Kids Hanging Out," "Happy We Agree" and "Burning Up the Sky" from last years' lovely Yearling, the recordings are an intimate look into the intricacies of the music created by the Parsons, a band whose music harkens to the most prolific and inventive elements in the canon of West Coast psych-folk.
Not everyone does it the way that the Parson Red Heads' Evan Way does it on the tremendous full-length, Yearling...The soul of the album comes in the form of the song, "Seven Years Ago," a gallop and a lilt of a story about a transformation...The Parson Red Heads, bring us closer to our own mid-life crises even we're way too young to be experiencing them yet. It's rusty poetry from a guy who has very little tread left on the bottom of his shoes and he's always going to feel like he's better off for it.
Listen to the Parson Red Heads live at Daytrotter!
As heard in their Daytrotter session, the true power of The Parson Red Heads is undeniable live.  The group will take a break from the studio with a handful of shows at the end of the month with Tommy Keene and then hit the road with fellow music mavericks Blitzen Trapper on a run of dates that will bring the group down to this year's SXSW!
The Parson Red Heads Live 

Jan 27 - Sam Bond's Garage - Eugene, OR ^^
Jan 28 - Sunset Tavern - Seattle, WA ^^
Jan 29 - Mississippi Studios - Portland, OR ^^
Mar 3 - LiveWire - Portland, OR

live radio show

Mar 4 - Humboldt Brews - Arcata, CA *
Mar 5 - Harlow's - Sacramento, CA *
Mar 6 - The Cellar Door - Visalia, CA *
Mar 7 - Troubadour - Los Angeles, CA *
Mar 9 - SoHo Restaurant and Music Club - Santa Barbara, CA *
Mar 10 - Alex's Bar - Long Beach, CA *
Mar 11 - The Crescent Ballroom - Phoenix, AZ *
Mar 12 - Club Congress - Tucson, AZ *
Mar 14 - 17 - SXSW
Mar 19 - Launchpad - Albuquerque, NM *
Mar 20 - Sheridan Opera House - Telluride, CO *
Mar 22- The State Room - Salt Lake City, UT *
Mar 23 - Neurolux @ Treefort Music Fest - Boise, ID *
Mar 24 - Cebu Lounge - Hood River, OR 
w/ Tommy Keene ^^
w/ Blitzen Trapper *