The Skinny: Philadelphia prog-punk duo PINKWASH will release their full-length debut record, Collective Sigh, May 13 on Don Giovanni Records and recently premiered their song “Metastatic” which you can now hear below.
Comprised of long time friends Joey Doubek and Ashley Arnwine, who have previously played in Mass Movement of the Moth, Ingrid, Waxahatchee (Ashley is a current member), Des Ark, etc., the band has delivered a dark, durgy and deceivingly sensitive collection. While previous releases represent anger and frustration, Collective Sigh provides a process of coping for vocalist Doubek, whose powerful delivery—from a high-pitched scream, as if he’s on the verge of cutting out, to a strong-trained melody—is one of a kind, undeniably unique. The duo will be hitting the road at the end of the month, see a full list of dates below.
04/22 – Athens, OH @ Lobsterfest 2016
05/13 – Philadelphia, PA @ Lava Space (w/ SWARM, King Azaz, Andromeda Sky)
05/14 – Brooklyn, NY @ Silent Barn (w/ WALL, La Neve)
05/15 – Providence, RI @ Lang’s Bowlarama (w/ Secret Circle, Socialite, False Punk)
05/16 – Boston, MA @ Zuzu
05/17 – Easthampton, MA @ Flywheel
05/18 – Ithaca, NY @ The Loft at The Chanticleer (w/ Izzy True)
05/19 – Detroit, MI @ Marble Bar (w/ Palehound)
05/20 – Chicago, IL @ Beat Kitchen (w/ Palehound)
05/22 – St. Louis, MO @ Foam (w/ The Funs, Posture)
05/23 – Cincinnati, OH @ Comet
05/28 – Atlanta, GA @ Drunken Unicorn
06/01 – Richmond, VA @ Strange Matter (w/ Atta Girl, Memory Loss, Veery)
06/03 – Washington, DC @ Black Cat (w/ Flasher)