Veteran indie rocker Bob Mould is heading into 2013 with a bang with a brief North American run, as well as an Australian tour in March. 2012 saw new highlights which includes television appearances on The Late Show With David Letterman and Conan, as well as a first ever Austin City Limits television taping.
The dates are as follows:
Feb 26: New York, NY – Bowery Ballroom
Feb 27: New York, NY – Bowery Ballroom
Mar 01: Toronto, ON – Horseshoe
Mar 02: Detroit, MI – Magic Stick
Mar 08: Brisbane, AUS – The Zoo
Mar 09: Sydney, AUS – Factory Theatre
Mar 10: Sydney, AUS – Factory Theatre
Mar 12: Adelaide, AUS – Fowlers Live
Mar 13: Melbourne, AUS – Corner Hotel
Mar 15: Melbourne, AUS – Corner Hotel
Mar 16: Perth, AUS – Rosemount
His current touring band includes drummer Jon Wurster (Superchunk, The Mountain Goats) and bassist Jason Narducy (Spl:t S:ngle, Verbow). Both appeared on his Silver Age album.
Mould also has a Kickstarter campaign running for the See A Little Light: A Celebration of the Music and Legacy of Bob Mould all-star tribute concert at Walt Disney Concert Hall in Los Angeles on November 21, 2011 becoming a formal release. The link to the campaign is available at http://kck.st/RPPY19
The Justin Mitchell produced film is currently seeking help with financing for editing and production, as well as packaging and shipping. The film documents interpretations of Mould’s catalog from Husker Du, Sugar and his solo material by Dave Grohl (Foo Fighters), Britt Daniel (Spoon), Ryan Adams, No Age, Craig Finn and Tad Kubler (Hold Steady), Margaret Cho with Grant Lee Phillips, and Jessica Dobson (The Shins, Deep Sea Diver). Excerpts can be seen at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W6UX57vjbDw.