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Cass McCombs Presents "Sleeping Volcanoes" Video
Wednesday, February 20th, 2019

Cass McCombs Presents "Sleeping Volcanoes" Video

Cass McCombs’ ninth full-length album, Tip of the Sphere, was released just over a week ago to a range of praise.

Following the recently released “Absentee” video, McCombs returns to the album’s first single and the thematic centerpiece of the album, “Sleeping Volcanoes,” with a video where dancers destroy Tahiti Pehrson’s contemporary art piece, “The Rising Body.” It was shot in San Francisco Financial and Tenderloins districts and in the forests of Marin County. As previously described by McCombs, “Sleeping Volcanoes” is about “people passing each other on the sidewalk unaware of the emotional volatility they are brushing past, like a sleeping volcano that could erupt at any moment.” McCombs and band will embark on their international tour on March 4th (all dates are below).


Artwork and set by Tahiti Pehrson
Created by: Cass McCombs, Jaclyn Katz, Noe Chavez, Micah Vassau
Edited by Matt Sklar
Dancers: Andrea Cortes-Juarbe, Rana Halprin, Ryan Reid, Paolo Speirn, Esme Pehrson
Assistant Camera: Kaitlyn Pearce

Cass McCombs Tour Dates:

Mon. March 4 - Washington, DC @ Union Stage *

Tue. March 5 - Philadelphia, PA @ World Cafe Live *

Thu. March 7 - Brooklyn, NY @ Murmrr *

Fri. March 8 - New York, NY @ Bowery Ballroom *

Sat. March 9 - Boston, MA @ The Sinclair *

  Mon. March 11 – Toronto, ON @ Horseshoe Tavern *

Tue. March 12 – Cleveland, OH @ Beachland Ballroom *

Thu. March  14 – Nashville, TN @ EXIT/IN *

Fri. March 15 - Indianapolis, IN @ HiFi *

Sat. March 16 - Chicago, IL @ Lincoln Hall *

Sun. March 17 – Milwaukee, WI @ The BackRoom at Collectivo *

Mon. March 18 - St. Paul, MN @ Turf Club *

Wed. March 20 - Boulder, CO @ Fox Theatre *

Sat. March 23 - Salt Lake City, UT @ The State Room *

Mon. March 25  - Vancouver, BC @ St. James *

Tue. March 26 - Seattle, WA @ Chop Suey *

Wed. March 27 - Portland, OR @ Aladdin Theater *

Fri. March 29 – Sacramento, CA @ Harlow’s *

Sat. March 30 - Los Angeles, CA @ The Fonda Theatre *

Sun. March 31 – Las Vegas, NV @ The Beauty Bar *

Tue. April 2 - Santa Barbara, CA @ SOHo *

Thu. April 4 – Santa Cruz, CA @ Moe’s Alley*

Fri. April 5 - San Francisco, CA @ The Fillmore *

Thur. April 25 – Marfa, TX @ Marfa Myths

Sat. May 25 – Madrid, SP @ Tomavistas Festival

Tue. May 28 – Prague, Czech Republic @ MeetFactory

Wed. May 29 – Berlin, Germany @ Frannz-Club

Thu. May 30 – Copenhagen, Denmark @ Alice

Fri. May 31 – Hamburg, Germany @ Nochtspeicher

Sat. June 1 – Gent, Belgium @ DOK Box

Mon. June 3 – Amsterdam, Netherlands @ Paradiso Nord

Tue. June 4 – Paris, FR @ La Maroquinerie

Thu. June 6 – London, UK @ EartH

Fri. June 7 – Helsinki, Finland @ Sideways Festival

Wed. June 19 - Calgary, AB @ Sled Island

Thu. Aug. 29 - Tollard Royal, UK @ End of the Road Festival

* = with Sam Evian

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