Catch Grandaddy for a Rough Trade in store and signing before their ticketed show on March 2nd.
Pre-order Last Place on CD or LP in store at Rough Trade starting *** for entry 6:30pm doors, 7:00pm Start
Grandaddy formed in Modesto, CA in 1992, and consists of Jason Lytle, Aaron Burtch, Tim Dryden, Jim Fairchild and Kevin Garcia. The band initially broke through with 1997's 'Under the Western Freeway' and the NME-praised single "Summer Here Kids." The band's sound," atmospheric electronics meet warped Americana," crystallized on 2000's 'Sophtware Slump,' which was met with breathless hype and earned the band "Next Big Thing" status. Tireless rounds of international touring and mountains of fawning press led to 2003's 'Sumday,' increasing album sales, more touring, more press, T.V. show appearances, and a slot on the main stage at the Glastonbury Festival. The band produced another EP and an album entitled 'Just Like the Fambly Cat,' before disbanding in 2006. Following a brief live reunion in 2012, Grandaddy is set for a full return this year, including the first new music in ten years with the songs "Way We Won't" and "Clear Your History," available now on 30th Century Records. New album Last Place will be released March 3rd.