The Music Tapes are embarking on the Traveling Imaginary Tour. This circus tent inspired stage installation, alongside the usual theatrics of Julian Koster and company will be an experience you won't want to miss. Check out the video below for more information regarding the tour. While tour dates are being set, you can also reach out to the band to help bring them to your favorite community space with the information below the video.
To bring the Traveling Imaginary to your art gallery, community center, warehouse, university, museum, performing arts center, studio space, loft, library, church, or barn this coming February and March, write TravelingImaginary@gmail.com for details. The show requires a clear interior space at least 26’ x 38’, with ceilings 10-feet or higher. Also, if you would like to volunteer for the traveling tent pitching crew please write Imaginarytentcrew@gmail.com for details.
January 23 – Winston-Salem NC – Krankies Coffee
January 25 – Athens GA – 40 Watt Club
January – 28 Carrboro NC – Cat's Cradle
January 29 – Durham NC – Duke Coffeehouse
January 31 – Washington DC – Rock & Roll Hotel
February 2 – New York NY – Church For All Nations
February 4 – Philadelphia PA – First Unitarian Church Basement
February 8 – Hartford CT – The Great Hall in Union Station w/ Jeff Mangum
February 9 – Portland ME – State Theatre w/ Jeff Mangum
February 10 – Providence RI – Lupo's Heartbreak Hotel w/ Jeff Mangum
February 13 – Ithaca NY – State Theatre w/ Jeff Mangum
February 15 – Poughkeepsie NY – Barvadon Opera House w/ Jeff Mangum
February 16 – North Adams MA – MASS MoCA w/ Jeff Mangum
If you feel that this tour promotion video doesn't give you sufficient insight into the weird and wonderful world of the Music Tapes, check out the newest music video from the ensemble with their single S'Alive To Be Known (May We Starve) off their album Mary's Voice. The video was directed by the great Albert Birney.