SAN DIEGO’S CHON HEADS BACK TO THE STUDIO!
Co-Headlining US Tour with Dance Gavin Dance set to kick off in late February
Los Angeles, CA – January 25, 2017 – The San Diego, CA (mostly) instrumental progressive-rock act CHON are in the studio recording the follow-up to the band’s 2015 debut full-length release “Grow,” which saw the band break into the Billboard Top 200 Chart at #122. Recording is currently taking place at Palmquist Studios in Los Angeles, CA with the album being produced by Eric Palmquist who is known for his work with heavyweights such as Thrice, The Mars Volta, Mutemath, and Bad Suns.
“This new album is gonna be stupid AF” comments guitarist Mario Camarena who adds, “it has better notes than last album, as well as better beats. We’d like to thank Vita CoCo for making it possible.”
Head HERE to check out a teaser video just shot with the band at Palmquist Studios to get a glimpse of what’s to come.
In other news, the band recently announced a co-headlining tour with Dance Gavin Dance, dubbed The Robot With Human Hair vs. Chonzilla Tour, that will be kicking off at the El Rey Theater in Albuquerque, NM. General admission and VIP packages can be viewed and purchased HERE.
The Robot With Human Hair vs. Chonzilla Tour featuring CHON and Dance Gavin Dance
02/24 Albuquerque, NM El Rey Theater
02/25 Colorado Springs, CO The Black Sheep
02/27 Columbia, MO The Blue Note
02/28 Bloomington, IL The Castle Theatre
03/01 Louisville, KY Mercury Ballroom
03/02 Willard, OH Park Street Saloon
03/03 Rochester, NY Anthology
03/04 Sayreville, NJ Starland Ballroom
03/05 Lancaster, PA Chameleon Club
03/07 Richmond, VA The National
03/08 Charlotte, NC Neighborhood Theatre
03/09 Birmingham, AL Zydeco
03/10 Memphis, TN New Daisy Theatre
03/11 New Orleans, LA House of Blues
03/13 San Antonio, TX Alamo City Music Hall
03/15 El Paso, TX Tricky Falls
03/16 Tucson, AZ The Rock
03/17 San Diego, CA Observatory North Park
03/18 Santa Ana, CA The Observatory
03/19 Sacramento, CA Ace of Spades
Mario Camarena: Guitar @Guitarrmar
Erick Hansel: Guitar @ErickSmashfaced
Nathan Camarena: Drums @nathcamarena
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