We are excited to share a special Pitchfork City of Music session filmed at the band’s rehearsal space, Tannery Recording Studio, in Milwaukee, directed by Dan Huiting. Watch the video above on YouTube.


Haven’t seen Volcano Choir live this year or still waiting for your chance? Courtesy of NPR Music you can preview their live show by watching an amazing video of the group’s whole 9:30 Club concert in Washington, DC on September 12th. You can stream the concert, which includes two unreleased songs, “The Valleyinaire” and “Blue Ni Ni (The Volcano Shores)”, above or on NPR‘s website HERE.


Today marks the release of the Comrade Remix EP which includes remixes from musicians in or related to Volcano Choir such as All Tiny Creatures, Collections of Colonies of Bees, guitarist Chris Rosenau, and Altos. The tracks are available for free download and also streaming above or on the Jagjaguwar Soundcloud page.


Volcano Choir will head to Europe for the first time ever in November. See the tour dates below and get tickets.

Tour Dates
11/09/13 – Dublin, Ireland: Vicar Street
11/10/13 – Bristol, UK: O2 Academy
11/11/13 – London, UK: The Barbican
11/13/13 – Brussles, Belgium: Circus Royale
11/14/13 – Berlin, Germany: Huxleys
11/15/13 – Dusseldorf, Germany: Zakk
11/16/13 – Amsterdam, Netherlands: Paradiso
11/18/13 – Copenhagen, Denmark: Amager Bio
11/19/13 – Oslo, Norway: Sentrum Scene


Repave is out today everywhere music is sold! Get it on Amazon, iTunes, or direct from Jagjaguwar.

The band is out West first thing next year. Get tickets!

Tour Dates
01/17/14 – Phoenix, AZ: Crescent Ballroom*
01/18/14 – Los Angeles, CA: Fonda*
01/19/14 – San Diego, CA: House of Blues*
01/21/14 – San Francisco, CA: Filmore*
01/23/14 – Portland, OR: Wonder Ballroom*
01/24/14 – Vancouver, BC: Commodore Ballroom*
01/25/14 – Seattle, WA: Neptune*
*w/ The Cloak Ox


Listen to “Comrade,” the second single off Volcano Choir’s forthcoming album Repave above, and watch the beautiful video accompaniment of the band hanging out in the snow at April Base Studios this past winter while mixing the album. Filmed and edited by Dan Huiting.

Repave is out September 3rd. Pre-order on Amazon, iTunes, or direct from Jagjaguwar.


See how Repave came to be this rad mini-documentary, which takes you inside April Base Studios in Fall Creek, WI where the record was made during Volcano Choir’s final mixing weekend this past February. Directed by Dan Huiting.


Watch the official music video for the first single off Volcano Choir’s Repave, “Byegone” above. Directed by the band’s good pal, Japanese director Michinori Saigo (who also directed the video for “Island, IS” off Unmap).


You can officially pre-order Volcano Choir’s new album, Repave, today. Pre-order from Amazon, on iTunes, or direct from Jagjaguwar, and get a free download of the first single, “Byegone,” which you can also stream above.

Repave is out September 3rd.


See Volcano Choir live this fall in select cities out East and in the Midwest (dates below)!

Watch the band perform "Island, IS" in Japan back in 2010 above.

Tour Dates:
09/06/13 – Chicago, IL: Metro*
09/07/13 – Indianapolis, IN: The Vogue*
09/08/13 – Toronto, ON: Phoenix Concert Theatre*
09/09/13 – South Burlington, VT: Higher Ground*
09/11/13 – Boston, MA: Paradise Rock Club*
09/12/13 – Washington, DC: 9:30 Club*
09/14/13 – New York, NY: Webster Hall*
09/27/13 – Madison, WI: Orpheum Theater
09/28/13 – Milwaukee, WI: The Pabst Theater
10/18/13 – Minneapolis, MN: First Avenue
* w/ Sylvan Esso