Idiot Glee


September 19th - Lexington, KY @ Al’s Bar with Shawnthony Calypso, Rat Columns, and The Stevens

September 22nd - Dallas, TX @ Three Links with Dripping Wet and Rat Columns

September 23rd - Austin, TX @ Hotel Vegas with Veiled Divide (ex Boyfriend), Rat Columns, and Soft Vision

September 24th - New Orleans, LA @ Siberia with Trance Farmers

September 25th - Tallahassee, FL @ Pete the Venue with Touch

September 26th - Atlanta, GA @ 529 with Landline and TV Dinner

September 27th - Athens, GA @ Go Bar

September 28th - Boone, NC @ NBHQ

October 8th - Lexington, KY @ Al’s Bar w Tonstartssbandht, Walter TV, and Trailblazer


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Past Idiot Glee Shows (besides Lexington)

July 2014

Northside Rock ‘n Roll Carnival w Bummer’s Eve - Cincinnati, OH

June 2014

Zanzabar with Jeff The Brotherhood - Louisville, KY

March 2014

Nachbar with Murals - Louisville, KY

January 2014

Northside Tavern with Tweens - Cincinnati, OH

Nachbar with Murals - Louisville, KY

November 2013

Chicago, IL - Burlington Bar with Today’s Hits and Happy Jawbone, Nitetrotter Fest

Ann Arbor, MI - The Lab w Shells

July 2013

The Comet with Tweens - Cincinnati, OH

June 2013 - Europe

Utrecht, NL - Onder Invloed Festival at Ekko 

Paris, FR - Point Ephemere w Ela Orleans

Nantes, FR - L’lvresse w Ela Orleans

Lyon, FR - Le Sonic w Ela Orleans

Antwerp, BE - House Show

Stockholm, SE -Hultsfred Festival

Warsaw, PL -Cafe Kulturalna

Tilburg, NL - 013

Amsterdam, NL -OCCII w Blues Control

Hilvaranbeek, NL -Best Kept Secret Festival

Brussels, BE - Madame Moustache

Brooklyn, NY - Glasslands with Night Beds

May 2013

Chicago, IL - Subterranean w Yawn

Cincinnati, OH - Third Gallery w Calvin Johnson and Ian Svenonious

March 2013

Denton, TX35 Denton

Memphis, TN- Lamplighter w Naomi Punk and Calvin Love

Oxford, MS - Dude Ranch w Ducktails, Chris Cohen, Empress Of, and More


Tillery Park - Panache’s Spring Break Boogie 2

Hideout - Official SXSW Showcase

Austin Convention Center - Panache Presents at Flatstock Stage

Hotel Vegas - Panache Booking Showcase

The Yellow Jacket - Impose / WNYU Showcase

Hot Springs, AR - Valley Of The Vapors Festival

Chicago, IL - Empty Bottle w Chris Cohen

Bloomington, IN - Bishop Bar w Chris Cohen

Gambier, OH -Kenyon College w Chris Cohen

Cleveland, OH - Happy Dog w Chris Cohen

January 2013

Louisville, KY - Zanzabar with Murals and Willie Numile

Louisville, KY - Kentucky Museum of Arts and Crafts, Piano Performance

November 2012

Harrisonburg, VA - Blue Nile w Nip Twistle

Durham, NC - Garage Bar w Once And Future Kings

Greensboro, NC - CFBG w Eskimeaux

Frankfort, KY - Dragon Bar w Matt Duncan and Street Gnar

Springfield, MO - High Life w Street Gnar

Oxford, MS - Lamar Lounge w Street Gnar and ILLLS

October 2012

Cincinnati, OH - The Comet w Tweens

Baltimore, MD - Golden West w Three Legged Race

Haverford, PA - Haverford College w Birthdays

Cleveland, OH - Happy Dog w Three Legged Race and Steve Hauschildt (DJ)

September 2012

Louisville, KY - Land Of Tomorrow Art Gallery

July 2012

Cincinnati, OH - Kirby House w Three Legged Race and Tweens

Ashland, KY - Banshees w Soft Pain and You’re Jovian

June 2012

St. Louis, MO - Land Of Tomorrow Art Exhibit, Cherokee Street

NXNE - Toronto, ON

The Garrison w Mac DeMarco, The Men, Grass Widow, and Black Belles

El Gordo’s w DIIV, Mac DeMarco, The Men, and more

Milk Bottle Co. w TOPS, Sexy Merlin, and more

May 2012

Brooklyn, NY - Shea Stadium w Infinity Shred

Brooklyn, NY - Public Assembly w Nick Diamonds, Celestial Shores, and DJ Udbhav Gupta of Twin Sister

February / March 2012

Los Angeles, CA - Bootleg Theatre w Islands

Phoenix, AZ - Crescent Ballroom w Islands

Austin, TX - St. David’s Episcopal Church w Islands

Dallas, TX - Sons of Herman Hall w Islands

Birmingham, AL - Bottletree w Islands

Chapel Hill, NC - Local 506 w Islands

Washington, DC - Black Cat w Islands

Baltimore, MD - Metro Gallery w Islands

Philadelphia, PA - First Unitarian Church w Islands

New York, NY - Le Poisson Rouge w Islands

Hamden, CT - The Space w Islands

Montreal, QC - Cabaret w Islands

Toronto, ON - Music Gallery w Islands

Pontiac, MI - Majestic Recording w Islands

Chicago, IL - Lincoln Hall w Islands

Minneapolis, MN - 7th Street Entry w Islands

Winnipeg, MB - West End Cultural Centre w Islands

Edmonton, AB - The Haven w Islands

Calgary, AB - The Ironwood w Islands

Kelowna, BC - Habitat w Islands

Vancouver, BC - Rio Theatre w Islands

Victoria, BC - Victoria Event Centre w Islands

Seattle, WA - Vera Project w Islands

Portland, OR - Mississippi Studios w Islands

San Francisco, CA - Hotel Utah w Islands

Los Angeles, CA - Bootleg Theater w Islands

San Diego, CA - Queen’s Bee Art & Cultural Centre w Islands

SXSW / Austin, TX - Mohawk & Beerland (Panache Showcases)

December 2011

Brooklyn, NY - Cameo Gallery w Celestial Shore and Phillip Seymour Hoffman

Purchase, NY - SUNY Purchase Benefit

New York, NY - Cake Shop w Devon Williams, Street Gnar and Beach Arabs

CMJ 2011

Brooklyn, NY - Public Assembly w David Liebe Hart, White Fence, many more.

Brooklyn, NY - The Neverland w Idgy Dean

Queens, NY - Caponegro Eurological Associates w Nicole Schneit (Air Waves) acoustic set

Brooklyn, NY - Zebulon w Holiday Shores and Bell

New York, NY - Pianos (upstairs) w millionYoung and more

September / October Big USA Tour

Grand Rapids, MI - DAAC

Indianapolis, IN - Cataracts Music Festival

Chicago, IL - Beauty Bar w Bigcolour

Minneapolis, MN - The Cause w Humanda

Missoula, MT - Zoo City Apparel w Shahs and Modality

Seattle, WA - The Josephine w iji

Vancouver, BC, Canada - Waldorf Hotel w Blood Diamonds

Portland, OR - Mississippi Studios w Pictorials

Eureka, CA - Red Lion

San Francisco, CA - Hemlock Tavern w Rat Columns and Violent Change

Fullerton, CA - Burger Records In-Store

Los Angeles, CA - The Smell

San Diego, CA - Tin Can Alehouse w Morning Clouds

Phoenix, AZ - Yellow Canary Dancehall w Gospel Claws

Austin, TX - 29th St Ballroom w Boy Friend

Dallas, TX - Canton Co-op

Springfield, MO - Outland Ballroom

Louisville, KY - Zanzabar

September 2011

Ashland, KY - The Poor House w You’re Jovian

July 2011

Meaford, ON, Canada - Electric Eclectics 6 Festival w Julianna Barwick, Chelsea Wolfe, and more

Iowa City, IA - Blue Moose Tap House w Radio People, PMIG, and Alex Body

Chicago, IL - The Hideout

June 2011

Baltimore, MD - Golden West w Weekends and Holiday Shores

Brooklyn, NY - Glasslands w Holiday Shores and Seapony

Brooklyn, NY - Cameo w Com Truise

Cleveland, OH - Happy Dog w Raglani and Outerspace

Columbus, OH - SS Schillax 

Ypsilanti, MI - Cafe Ollie

Bloomington, IN - The Bishop

Chicago, IL - Empty Bottle w Bigcolour and Learner Dancer

May 2011 Europe/UK

The Vortex / London, UK

The Great Escape Festival / Brighton, UK

Walk The Line Festival / The Hague, NL

Tivoli - De Helling w Kurt Vile / Utrecht, NL

Video  Gent, BE

Bitterzoet w Toro Y Moi / Amsterdam, NL

Night And Day Cafe / Manchester, UK

Captain’s Rest / Glasgow, UK

Liverpool Sound City Festival w Teeth / Liverpool, UK

Brudenell Social Club w Black Lips / Leeds, UK

La Maroquinerie w Papas Fritas / Paris, FR

King Georg / Cologne, DE

Patronaat Cafe / Haarlem, NL

West Germany w Abe Vigoda / Berlin, DE

De Spot / Middelburg, NL

Feb/March 2011

Chicago, IL - Empty Bottle w Fielded, Flower Man

Ypsilanti, MI - Taco Bell House Show

Brooklyn, NY - Todd P Gig at 285 Kent w Air Waves, Fergus & Geronimo

New York, NY - Cake Shop w La Big Vic, C Spencer Yeh

Brooklyn, NY - Glasslands w Porcelain Raft

Oxford, MS - Proud Larry’s w Young Buffalo, Holiday Shores

Gainesville, FL - Common Grounds w Levek, Holiday Shores

Tallahassee, FL - Farside w Levek, Holiday Shores

Pensacola, FL - The Handlebar w Holiday Shores


Moshi Moshi Showcase, I Guess I’m Floating Showcase, Impose Mag Showcase, Moshi Moshi Unofficial Showcase, and Ghost Town Licensing Showcase

December 2010

Brooklyn, NY - Shea Stadium Impose Christmas Gig

Brooklyn, NY - Glasslands w Beige

November / Dec 2010 - Europe/UK

Madame JoJo’s w Cloud Nothings / London, UK

Le Guess Who? Festival / Utrecht, NL

Old Queen’s Head w Wave Pictures / London, UK

The New Wine w Twin Sister, Johnny Flynn, and The New Wine / Paris, FR

Avonduren Festival w dd/mm/yyyy / Middelburg, NL

The Lexington w Small Black and Pictureplane / London, UK

Old Blue Last / London, UK

The Deaf Institute w Menomena / Manchester, UK

The Drop w Summer Camp / London, UK

September 2010

Birmingham, AL - Benefit Gig w Andy’s Tea Party

Atlanta, GA - 529 w The N.E.C.

August / September 2010 - Europe/UK

The Harley w Women / Sheffield, UK

The Globe w Women / Cardiff, UK

Cargo w Women / London, UK

The Deaf Institute w Women and Zola Jesus / Manchester, UK

Brudenell Social Club w Women / Leeds, UK

The Cluny w Women / Newcastle, UK

The Freebutt w Women and Cold Pumas / Brighton, UK

Perron 55 w Women and Nurses / Venlo, NL

Studio 80 w Women / Amsterdam, NL

Debaser Slussen w Elias Krantz / Stockholm, SE

Fargfabrikken / Stockholm, SE

Madame Claude w Ducktails / Berlin, DE

Bang Bang Club w Women / Berlin, DE

Molotow w Women Hamburg, DL

Incubate Festival w Women / Tilburg, NL

Old Blue Last w Moon Unit / London, UK

July 2010

Ypsilanti, MI - 8 Ball w Daytime Television, Turn To Crime

Chicago, IL - The Mopery

Pittsburgh, PA - w Tusk Lord

Philadelphia, PA - Danger Danger Gallery w Serpents of W.I.S.D.O.M.

Brooklyn, NY - Glasslands w Class Actress, Caribou DJ, Diamond Rings, Teengirl Fantasy

Brooklyn, NY - Coco 66 w Buckets of Bile and Potato Chips

Brooklyn, NY - Goodbye Blue Mondays w Ela Orleans

Morgantown, WV - 123 Pleasant St w David Bello

Brooklyn, NY - Glasslands w Toro y Moi, Taken By Trees DJ

May 2010

Harrisonburg, VA - Blue Nile w Eternal Summers

Philadelphia, PA - Danger Danger Gallery

Brooklyn, NY - Glasslands w Starscream, Blair

New York, NY - Cake Shop w Ela Orleans

Boston, MA - House party w Truman Peyote

Montreal, QC - Playhouse w D’eon

Toronto, ON - Terenga w Foxes in Fiction

Ann Arbor - House party w Daytime Television, CHILD (City Center)

March 2010

Nashville, TN - Betty’s Bar & Grill w Deluxin

Birmingham, AL - House party w Andy’s Tea Party

Houston, TX - Super Happy Fun Land w Quilt

SXSW - FMLY Showcase

February 2010

Indianapolis, IN - Locals Only w Osteoferocious (MOKB Presents)

Jan 2010

Indianapolis, IN - w Slothpop

Rock Island, IL - Daytrotter

Chicago, IL - The Bakery

Detroit, MI - PJ’s Lagerhouse w Tyvek

Columbus, OH - The Shelf (Skylab)

November 2009

Louisville, KY - Glassworks w Evangelicals, Holiday Shores