Admittedly, we were nervous about Jacuzzi Boys' upcoming European tour. But we quickly changed our tone when Hardly Art assured us it'd be a land-based trek. Phew, what a relief.
European tours can be a real bummer. Shitty guides recklessly leading you into dangerously shallow waters, shoddy safety regulations ... Just ask the folks aboard Costa Concordia.
Shortly after South by Southwest, the Boys will embark on their Euro trip, a two-month trek kicking off in London and wrapping en Barcelona.
Tonight, Gabriel, Diego and Danny are opening the Sebadoh show at Grand Central. They'll hit the road later this month with King Khan and the Shrines on a sprint across the Deep South.
Check out Jacuzzi Boys' upcoming dates below.
JACUZZI BOYS U.S. DATES
01.18.12 - Miami, FL - Grand Central *
01.31.12 - Atlanta, GA - The Basement @ Graveyard Tavern #
02.01.12 - Tallahassee, FL - Club Downunder #
02.02.12 - Birmingham, AL - Bottletree #
02.03.12 - New Orleans, LA - Tulane University #
02.04.12 - Austin, TX - The Mohawk #
02.05.12 - Houston, TX - Mango's
02.06.12 - Dallas, TX - Sons of Hermann Hall #
02.08.12 - St. Augustine, FL - Original Cafe 11 #
02.09.12 - Miami, FL - The Stage ^
* - w/ Sebadoh
# - w/ King Khan & the Shrines
^ - Bruise Cruise Launch Party
JACUZZI BOYS EUROPEAN TOUR DATES
03.23.12 - London, UK - Shacklewell Arms
03.24.12 - Manchester, UK - Kraak
03.25.12 - Glasgow, UK - Nice & Sleazy
03.26.12 - Leeds, UK - Brudenell Social Club
03.27.12 - London, UK - Madame Jojos
03.28.12 - Brighton, UK - The Green Door Store
03.30.12 - Gent, Belgium - Charlatan
03.31.12 - Nijmegen, Netherlands - Merleyn
04.01.12 - Groningen, Netherlands - Vera
04.03.12 - Brussels, Belgium - Ancienne Belgique
04.04.12 - Rotterdam, Netherlands - Rotown
04.05.12 - Amsterdam, Netherlands - Paradiso
04.06.12 - Eindhoven, Netherlands - Effenaar
04.07.12 - Hamburg, Germany - Hafenklang
04.08.12 - Copenhagen, Denmark - Bakken
04.09.12 - Berlin, Germany - Comet
04.10.12 - Munich, Germany - The Atomic Cafe
04.11.12 - Luzern, Switzerland - Treibhaus
04.12.12 - Savignano sul Rubicone, Italy - Sidro Club
04.13.12 - Rome, Italy - Circolo degli Artisti
04.14.12 - Milan, Italy - Agora
04.15.12 - Dijon, France - Deep Inside
04.17.12 - Paris, France - Point Ephemere
04.18.12 - Nantes, France - Stereolux
04.19.12 - La Rochelle, France - Le Barbarella
04.21.12 - Barcelona, Spain - LA 2
Sebadoh with Jacuzzi Boys and Plains. Wednesday, January 18. Grand Central, 697 N. Miami Ave., Miami. The show starts at 8 p.m. and tickets cost $15 plus fees via fla.vor.us or $20 at the door. All ages. Call 305-377-2277 or visit grandcentralmiami.com..