See Smith Westerns Unfurl '3am Spiritual' in Enthralling Live Video

Rough-edged romantics' 'Soft Will' due June 25 on Mom + Pop

Kyle McGovern WRITTEN BY
Kyle McGovern

Last month, Smith Westerns shared a video done in conjunction with FOR NO ONE, a collective that offers "an intimate glimpse of bands playing to a room without a crowd." That clip captured a performance of "Varsity," the dreamy first single from the Chicago crew's upcoming Soft Will LP. Now, SPIN is happy to present a second bit of footage the garage-glammers filmed during FOR NO ONE. The above short, directed by Daniel Ryan, features a live rendition of the new album's opening romancer, "3am Spiritual." 

Smith Westerns 2013 tour dates:

July 19 - Madison, WI @ Live on King Street
July 20 - Louisville, KY @ Headliners Music Hall
July 21 - Nashville, TN @ Exit/In
July 23 - Washington, D.C. @ Black Cat
July 24 - Brooklyn, NY @ Music Hall of Williamsburg
July 26 - Philadelphia, PA @ Union Transfer
July 27 - Cambridge, MA @ The Sinclair
July 28 - Montreal, QC @ Cabaret Mile End
July 29 - Toronto, ON @ Lee's Palace
August 2 - Chicago, IL @ Lollapalooza
August 5 - Kansas City, MO @ The Riot Room
August 6 - Denver, CO @ Bluebird Theater
August 7 - Salt Lake City, UT @ Urban Lounge
August 9 - San Francisco, CA @ Outside Lands Festival
August 10 - Los Angeles, CA @ El Rey Theatre
August 11 - Pomona, CA @ The Glass House
August 12 - San Diego, CA @ Casbah
August 15 - Portland, OR @ Doug Fir Lounge
August 16 - Seattle, WA @ The Crocodile
August 17 - Vancouver, BC @ Electric Owl
August 20 - Minneapolis, MN @ Varsity Theater
October 4-6 - Austin, TX @ Austin City Limits Festival
October 11-13 - Austin, TX @ Austin City Limits Festival

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