New album “Ojos Rojos” & EU/Cali tours!

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The Blank Tapes have a new album called “Ojos Rojos” coming this April 15th! Available on vinyl on Dresden, Germany’s It’s A Gas! Records, CD on Brazil’s Honey Bomb Records, cassette on Paris, France’s Bongtastic Records and Fullerton’s Burger Records! “Ojos Rojos” was recorded from 2012-2015 at Mike McHugh’s Distillery in Costa Mesa, the Crystal Antlers’ Jazz Cats Studio in Long Beach, additional recording and mixed by Jason Quever at []

 

SXSW 2016 show schedule!

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The Blank Tapes are returning to the madness that is SXSW, check out the show schedule: 3/16 All Scene Eye at Carousel Lounge 3:40pm 3/17 Electric Church at Hotel Vegas Annex (Volstead) 1:30pm 3/17 Reverberation at Hotel Vegas 4:30pm 3/17 PIAPTK/Joyful Noise at Obsolete Industries 7:20pm 3/17 Weinermania II at Spiderhouse 10:05pm Photo by Ryan James Coyle

 

New “Lover’s Lane” Music Video!

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The Blank Tapes have a new music video for “Lover’s Lane” out now as well as an upcoming mini solo California tour this February 2-4, 2016. LA RECORD: VIDEO PREMIERE: THE BLANK TAPES “LOVER’S LANE” “Lonesome winter water’s-edge vibes from Matt Adams of the Blank Tapes in this video for the dreamy “Lover’s Lane,” filmed on snowy Rockaway Beach on Valentine’s Day 2014 and directed and produced by Brandon Polanco. []

 

Long-lost album “SHA-LA-LOVE” coming out Cassette Store Day 10/17!!

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The Blank Tapes’ SHA-LA-LOVE is finally coming out Cassette Store Day October 17th on Dome of Doom! Matt Adams recorded the majority of the 80-minute lo-fi Sha-La-Love album in Oakland, California back in 2008-2010. Shortly after recording it, the album was abandoned to focus on other projects. Recently, the album was dusted off and finished up with some overdubs and a couple new recordings to fill it out. Featuring Will []

 

Mini West Coast Tour

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The Blank Tapes are taking a little trip up the West Coast… 9/30 Leo’s – Oakland, CA w/ Sugar Candy Mountain & Light Fantastic! 10/1 Dreamland – Arcata, CA w/ The Lost Luvs, Venus Milk, & The Mother Vines! 10/2 Lose Yr Mind Fest – Portland, OR w/ Tijuana Panthers, Aan, & Grandparent! 10/4 Victory Lounge – Seattle, OR w/ Killer Ghost, Low Hums, & Bad Motivator! Poster by Lindsey []

 

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