Pontiak announces Asheville show and shares a disorienting video

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Pontiak announces Asheville show and shares a disorienting video

Virginia based band of brothers Pontiak are gearing up for the release of INNOCENCE, their newest full-length, on January 28th. SPIN premiered a new video for “Lack Lustre Rush,” a song as fuzzy as it is infectious, which was directed by the band themselves and filmed upside-down. Check it out for yourself below. The band is available for interviews for album and tour press.

WATCH: Pontiak – “Lack Lustre Rush” video

For a limited time, customers who pre-order INNOCENCE from Thrill Jockey will also receive a bonus CD containing the full, unedited 44 minute performance of Heat Leisure, which was recorded at the Carney farm in 2012 with Greg Fox (of Guardian Alien). This is the first time the performance has been available in its entirety. Watch the 18-minute short-film here.

Pre-order INNOCENCE from Thrill Jockey mailorder:
http://thrilljockey.com/thrill/Pontiak/Innocence

Pontiak have also announced an extensive US tour which begins later this month. More dates will be announced shortly, but you can find a current list of dates below. The band will also tour Europe in the Spring.

The band plays The Mothlight on Wed., Jan. 29 with Nest Egg and Faux Ferocious. 8:30 p.m., $7.

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