washington city paper??


um. wow. the washington city paper thought it'd be worth spilling some ink over our little band. super honored. thanks to matt cohen, darrow montgomery and everyone involved! you can read it HERE.

just gonna put this here:

available from rumbletowne and lame-o! newsprint insert too:

BACKLASH BABY STREAMING AT NPR

well the good news is, you can now listen to our entire album outside of the black cat jukebox, in the safety and comfort of your own home via npr music!

you can also pre-order the record on LP from rumbletowne records and lame-o records, or pre-order the cassette from broken world media! click "read more" to read lars gotrich's review of the record...

"MY VALERIAN" MUSIC VIDEO + RECORD RELEASE TOUR

friends, it behooves me to mention our new music video for "my valerian" off of our upcoming LP "backlash, baby!"

you can pre-order our LP form lame-o records or rumbletowne records... OR if you're on the east coast, you could come grab it at one of these fun ass shows we'll be playing this month:

11/20 - RICHMOND, VA 
7pm @ Love Jail 
w/ Teen Death, Nosebleed
https://www.facebook.com/events/404953656378883/
 
11/21 - BROOKLYN, NY
2pm *matinee show* @ Silent Barn (603 Bushwick Ave.)
w/ Sundials, Homewreckers, CCTV
https://www.facebook.com/events/1634205376830065/
 
11/22 - WASHINGTON, DC 
7:30pm @ The Black Cat (1811 14th St. NW)
w/ Sundials, Maneuvers
https://www.facebook.com/events/1617740945147483/
 
11/23 - PITTSBURGH, PA 
7pm @ Roboto Project (5106 Penn Ave)
w/ The Otis Wolves, Swampwalk
https://www.facebook.com/events/709450965852749/
 
11/24 - PHILADELPHIA, PA 
7:30pm @ PhilaMoca (531 N 12th St)
w/ Radiator Hospital, Littler
https://www.facebook.com/events/1674611392750763/

new music video and "backlash, baby" LP release announcement

dear web viewers,

i'd like to draw your attention to our new music video for "sun's early rays" that premiered on brooklyn vegan today:

it's the first in a series of three videos following this storyline in reverse chronological order... stay tuned for future installments!

in related news, our first full length record since 2008 will be out on november 20th via our friends at lame-o records & rumbletowne records! pre-orders start on wednesday! it's going to look like this:

it's going to sound like this:

1. Backlash, Baby
2. My Valerian
3. Sun's Early Rays
4. Born At The Wrong Time
5. Panoptic Vision
6. Big Problems, USA
7. Sicker
8. Fall Of The Constellations
9. Shadow Of Death
10. American
11. You Were A Fighter
12. Going Home Part I
13. Going Home Part II

OK, that's all for now!

friday at songbyrd!


nevermind the flyer, this show is at songbyrd and it's gonna be awesome!

15 YEARS OF THE MAX!

yo our next show is at babe city records' one year anniversary show, AUGUST 22nd! it's also coincidentally THE MAX LEVINE ENSEMBLE'S 15TH ANNIVERSARY and our first time playing at the 9:30 Club! you can get tickets and shit here.

jukebox, baby

the max levine ensemble’s new album “backlash baby” won’t be out until the fall, but until then you can listen to it exclusively in the black cat's red room jukebox! (1811 14th St. NW Washington DC)

DC SHOW THIS WEEK!!


 

DC Net Neutrality Benefit this Saturday!