Long time friends of Jade Tree and premiere design and typography studio, House Industries have completed a new video documenting their recent work for Medicom Toys. Zero Zero’s “” is featured as the soundtrack to the action. Check it out over at the House blog.
In advance of The Promise Ring’s first reunion show, The Onion’s has posted “An Oral History of The Promise Ring” by featuring commentary by the band members, Jade Tree’s , Texas Is The Reason’s and among others.
Read: [The AV Club]
The interviews make for a nice read in anticipation of revisiting the live experience, which begins tonight at the Turner Hall Ballroom in Milwaukee.
The Promise Ring currently has five reunion shows scheduled in 2012. While most of these are sold out, there are sure to be a few more opportunities to see the band live, so be vigilant!
02/24 Milwaukee, WI @ Turner Hall Ballroom SOLD OUT
02/25 Chicago, IL @ Metro SOLD OUT
05/19 Asbury Park, NJ @ The Bamboozle Festival [URL]http://2012.thebamboozle.com/home|Tickets|EXTERNAL[/URL]
05/20 New York, NY @ Irving Plaza SOLD OUT
09/01 San Francisco, CA @ The Fillmore [URL]http://www.livenation.com/event/1C0048517A4B5E2A|Tickets|EXTERNAL[/URL]
Whether the energy of last year’s Cap’n Jazz reunion was contagious or it’s just a ten year itch, The Promise Ring have decided it’s time to get the band back together. Milwaukee and Chicago shows have been confirmed for February. The Chicago show sold out immediately, but something tells us that there is more news on the horizon. Fortunately, The Promise Ring has popped up on and to keep us up to date.
The Promise Ring Reunion Dates
2/24/2012 Turner Hall Ballroom, Milwaukee, WI
2/25/2012 Metro, Chicago, IL (Sold Out)