'Dear Bo Jackson' OUT NOW
RELEASE DAY IS HERE. ‘Dear Bo Jackson’ is officially out. Go snag it for yourself over at iTunes by clicking the link below and spread the good word. https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/dear-bo-jackson/id635914573 It’s so amazing to be able to write, record and release records with your best friends. Thank y’all for supporting the Weeks for the last 7 years and I hope...
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"Brother in the Night" Video
Here’s the first video from our new album, “Dear Bo Jackson”. Y’all give it a spin and pre-order the record tomorrow for an immediate free download of the track.
"Brother in the Night" Streaming at Paste
Get yer first taste of ‘Dear Bo Jackson’ Stream our new single “Brother in the Night” over at PASTE MAGAZINE. U E L / / / T H E W E E K S
UK/Euro tour w/ Kings of Leon
Excited to announce that we’ll be touring the UK/Europe with Kings Of Leon this June & July to support Dear Bo Jackson. We’ll be posting more UK/Euro club shows in between these dates soon as well. 6/12 - London, UK - O2 Arena 6/13 - London, UK - O2 Arena 6/19 - Frankfurt, Germany - Festhalle 6/20 - Cologne, Germany - Lanxess Arena 6/24 - Manchester, UK - MEN Arena 6/25 - Manchester, UK...
shirtz shirtz shirtz
Just threw 18 Kansas City Royal Blue tees on our merch site before we head out for tour. Snatch em up y’all. http://theweeks.bandcamp.com/merch/royal-tee
DEAR BO JACKSON
Our new album, ‘Dear Bo Jackson’ is out April 30. More news on that soon, but heres our current tour & some new #ThickAsThieves tour dates in March. 1/17 - Lexington, KY - Cosmic Charlie’s* 1/18 - Columbus, OH - Skullys* 1/19 - Philadelphia, PA - Milkboy* 1/20 - New York, NY - Mercury Lounge* 1/22 - Brooklyn, NY - The Knitting Factory* 1/24 - Hoboken, NJ - Maxwells* 1/25 -...
For all y’all California people that have been asking. We’ll be all over ya in the next three months. More on that soon.
Can’t wait to kick off 2013. Today the Tennessean named us one of the 13 people to watch in 2013, and the only band. Lightning 100 tapped “Slave to the South” as one of their top 25 in-studio videos of 2012. Dropping the details on our new album in the next week or two. Our first tour of the year kicks off with Junior Astronomers next Wednesday. Announcing a second, longer...
ETSY IS OPEN 4 BUSINESS!!! →
sweaterbones: Hi, Tumblr-friends! It’s kind of a long time coming, I guess, but the etsy shop is finally open! You can click that link up there and treat yo self. I have a few more items that I’ll be posting there soon, and certain small patches that have been especially well-received (such as the Hey, Wow, Fuck You patch, and the Feminist Flip-Off patches) I’ll be remaking soon so more than...
THICK AS THIEVES TOUR
Offdaze Vol. X
Never was a fan of Christmas music until the best DJ I know, Charles Dye, showed me his lot of old R&B/Soul 45s. Now Christmas music rules. Enjoy. 1. Carla Thomas - Gee Whiz it’s Christmas 2. Sam & Dave - Everyday Will Be Like a Holiday 3. Solomon Burke - Presents for Christmas 4. James Brown - Santa Claus is Definitely Here to Stay 5. Otis Redding - Merry Christmas Baby 6. Brook...
TW///TKS do Texas
Unbelievably, this Saturday will be our first Louisiana show. After that, y’all Texans come out and kick it with us. HOLLA HOLLA UEL///THE WEEKS
Just a few more Mississippi shows until we hop over to the UK for a few weeks. We’re printing up some shirts/buttons for the tour and when we get back we’ll throw whats left on the merch store. Photo by Joshua Wilkins. TOUR 10/17 || Jackson, MS || Morningbell Records 10/18 || Starkville, MS || MSU 10/20...
GGG out today
Gutter Gaunt Gangster is out today. Stream it below and buy it HERE. <a href=”http://theweeks.bandcamp.com/album/gutter-gaunt-gangster-2” data-mce-href=”http://theweeks.bandcamp.com/album/gutter-gaunt-gangster-2”>Gutter Gaunt Gangster by The Weeks</a> UEL DEE /// THE WEEKS
Ay Greenville, SC. We’re doing an in-store at Horizon Records next Thursday at 4:30. Gon’ be fun. Caleb concurs.
incantationoffthetide asked: Love what you did with the vinyl, can't wait to get my hands on it. Love ya'll. Keep fuckin' shit up.
GGG streaming at Rdio
Our new EP, “Gutter Gaunt Gangster” isn’t out for another week, but the fine folk over at Rdio are streaming it now. Get you some. It’s also still up for pre-order HERE. UEL////THE WEEKS
GGG PRE ORDER
Y’all go on and Pre Order the Gutter Gaunt Gangster vinyl. Marbled purple vinyl with a free download of “The House That We Grew Up In” immediately. We’ll also email you a link to an exclusive stream of the entire album. Orders ship out September 25. 1. The House That We Grew Up In 2. Stigmata 3. I’ve Broken All Your Windows 4. Slave to the South 5. Mountains Make...
Anonymous asked: I was at shindig this past weekend and wanted to know what songs you guys played that night. Thanks
rowanmason asked: When are you coming to the UK to play? P.s Bring Junior Astronomers with you.
A few more tour dates for y’all. August 3 - Nashville, TN - Mercy Lounge w/ Diarrhea Planet || TIX August 11 - Jackson, MS - Bright Lights Belhaven Nights August 16 - Nashville, TN - 12th & Porter w/ Jonathan Tyler and the Northern Lights || TIX August 23 - Little Rock, AR - Sticky Fingerz w/ These United States || TIX September 6 - Nashville, TN - Mercy Lounge w/ The Whigs || TIX...
Offdaze Vol. IX
‘Gutter Gaunt Gangster’ is out September 25. This month, we’ll be recording our next full length. Here’s an Offdaze mix with a little of what we’ve been listening to. Thin Lizzy - Romeo and the Lonely Girl T. Rex - I’m a Fool for You Girl The Replacements - Androgynous Local H - Hey, Rita The Kinks - Mr. Churchill Says The Monks - Oh, How to Do Now The...
Band in a van.
Riding in Bluther Vandross from Indianapolis to Chicago. Things I learned in Indianapolis: No Coast, from Kokomo, IN fucking RULE. Blackfoot Gypsies, from good ole Nashville are one of the most entertaining shows I’ve seen lately. Chicago ETA 4pm CST. Going to Scott Lucas and his Married Men in Roscoe Village. Doors at Reggie’s - 5:30. You’re thinking, “Super early,...
Rolling Stone video premiere. →
“The House We Grew Up In” Go snatch the single HERE
Our dear friends Junior Astronomers just finished making your new favorite record. We stopped by their studio while we were on tour and they made a ridiculous video to prove it. You may now commence your unparalleled elation for DEAD NOSTALGIA. UEL//THE WEEKS
"The House That We Grew Up In" Available on iTunes
Click anywhere on this sentence and snag our new single, “The House That We Grew Up In”. Or click on the single’s cover below. Or here. Once you do, watch one of my favorite Andy Griffith clips. Damnit, I’m gonna miss that man.
Win a free Gutter Gaunt Gangster vinyl
We did an interview this past weekend at Bonnaroo and just having read it, decided to make a competition around it. There are several incorrect facts and typos strewn out through the article. If you find 3, you get a digital GGG. Find 5 and get a 180 gram 12” vinyl GGG. http://fashionindie.com/bonnaroo-discovery-the-weeks_staceycunningham/
Offdaze Vol. VIII
In the next few days, we’re announcing a heapin helpin of tour dates. In the meantime, I’ll be driving down county roads listening to this. 1. John Prine - Spanish Pipedream 2. Jerry Jeff Walker - Hill Country Rain 3. The Band - Ring Your Bell 4. Shovels & Rope - Birmingham 5. Justin Townes Earle - Ain’t Glad I’m Leaving 6. Uncle Tupelo - I Wanna Be Your Dog 7. Tom...
nomorerobots: Settle Down More announcements coming very soon ya’ll!
Anonymous asked: Two sandwiches sit in front of you. Meatball to your left, and Steak&Cheese to your right. Which one do you eat.