“Yuck have become exactly the band they want to be.” – **** Upset Magazne
“Stranger Things marks that moment where the band stops playing to the room and starts speaking directly to listeners.” – NPR
“Stranger Things sees the band reach a positively fresh stage.” – 4/5 The 405
With their UK tour for new album ‘Stranger Things’ kicking off with a Rough Trade East show next Tuesday, YUCK have shared a cover of Elliott Smith’s classic ‘Bled White’.
The cover is to be released as part of American Laundromat Records’ Say Yes! A Tribute to Elliott Smith compilation (link), which will be released on October 14th and features a range of musicians including Waxahatchee, J Mascis, Jesu/Sun Kil Moon, Juliana Hatfield & more.
Hear Yuck’s cover of ‘Bled White’: https://soundcloud.
Yuck released their third album, ‘Stranger Things’ in February via their own label Mame Records. They celebrated with two sold out shows at London’s MOTH club before jetting over to the States for an extensive US tour.
Now they prepare to take their new material on the road across the UK, playing the following dates:
10: Rough Trade East, London
12: Arts Centre, Norwich
13: Sneaky Petes, Edinburgh [SOLD OUT] 14: Broadcast, Glasgow [SOLD OUT] 15: Deaf Institute, Manchester
16: The Boileroom, Guildford
17: The Rainbow Courtyard, Birmingham
18: Stinky Mikes Frog Bar, Brighton [SOLD OUT] 19: Exchange, Bristol
20: Bodega, Nottingham
21: Brudenell Social Club, Leeds
22: Esquires, Bedford
4: Camden Rocks, London
26: Wrong Festival, Sofia Bulgaria
9: 2000trees, Withington UK
7 – 9: Rockaway Beach, Butlins Bognor Regis, UK