Check out the new animated music video for ‘The Shaking of Leaves’ via NPR Music here: http://n.pr/1xb0XIR
Over a year in the making, John Komar (the director) and I had been going back and forth perfecting this video for quite some time. The initial storyboard had gone through multiple changes and ideas until we landed on the final theme. The most difficult part was coming up with something for the bridge section of the song — conveying the lyrics (about a very serious and sensitive topic) while still giving the story an optimistic outcome. This song was written for my fallen friend Mitch Dubey. The video was designed and written with him in mind. I think he would have loved it..

Check out the new animated music video for ‘The Shaking of Leaves’ via NPR Music here: http://n.pr/1xb0XIR

Over a year in the making, John Komar (the director) and I had been going back and forth perfecting this video for quite some time. The initial storyboard had gone through multiple changes and ideas until we landed on the final theme. The most difficult part was coming up with something for the bridge section of the song — conveying the lyrics (about a very serious and sensitive topic) while still giving the story an optimistic outcome. This song was written for my fallen friend Mitch Dubey. The video was designed and written with him in mind. I think he would have loved it..

Canada, we’re coming back! Stoked to announce full band IIOI will be going out on a run of dates with friends Foxing and Kittyhawk this October (including one date with Kevin Devine)!
Tickets for all shows on sale Friday, Aug 1. 
For more info: www.intoitoverit.com 10/03 - Flint, MI @ Flint Local 432*10/04 - Hamilton, ON @ Club Absinthe*10/05 - London, ON @ Rum Runners*10/07 - Toronto, ON @ Sneaky Dee’s*10/08 - Montreal, QC @ Cabaret Underworld*10/09 - Burlington, VT @ Signal Kitchen#10/10 - Poughkeepsie, NY @ The Loft*10/17 - Minneapolis, MN @ Triple Rock ^10/18 - Fargo, ND @ The Aquarium ^10/19 - Billings, MT @ Railyard Ale House^10/28 - El Paso, TX @ Lowbrow Palace ^* w/ Foxing, Kittyhawk# w/ Kevin Devine, Foxing, Kittyhawk^ w/ SUPPORT TBA

Canada, we’re coming back! Stoked to announce full band IIOI will be going out on a run of dates with friends Foxing and Kittyhawk this October (including one date with Kevin Devine)!

Tickets for all shows on sale Friday, Aug 1. 

For more info: www.intoitoverit.com 

10/03 - Flint, MI @ Flint Local 432*
10/04 - Hamilton, ON @ Club Absinthe*
10/05 - London, ON @ Rum Runners*
10/07 - Toronto, ON @ Sneaky Dee’s*
10/08 - Montreal, QC @ Cabaret Underworld*
10/09 - Burlington, VT @ Signal Kitchen#
10/10 - Poughkeepsie, NY @ The Loft*

10/17 - Minneapolis, MN @ Triple Rock ^
10/18 - Fargo, ND @ The Aquarium ^
10/19 - Billings, MT @ Railyard Ale House^
10/28 - El Paso, TX @ Lowbrow Palace ^

* w/ Foxing, Kittyhawk
# w/ Kevin Devine, Foxing, Kittyhawk
^ w/ SUPPORT TBA

Evan Weiss (Into It. Over It.) On Why Your DIY Band Is Ready To Tour Right Now

therunout:

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(photo: Mitchell Wojcik)

July 28, 2014
by Evan Weiss

START A BAND. THROW A BRICK.

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so excited that my friend bryne’s website (THE RUNOUT) is able to become a place where musicians and writers can engage in conversation with each other. take opposing sides. speak their views. 

i wrote this article in response to an article about diy touring. feel free to take time and read it. also, please take time to read Brandon’s original post. 

thanks everyone!