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Radiohead Fans Swamp Web Site; Pipettes Reschedule Fall Dates

Plus news on Shout Out Out Out Out.

Oh, Radiohead. As expected, yesterday’s landmark announcement, which detailed the rockers’ forthcoming LP In Rainbows, available as a download Oct. 10 for the price of, um, whatever you choose, has attracted fans to radiohead.comto place preorders of the record. Well, apparently the brainy fivesomeunderestimated the gravity of their newfound and innovative marketingscheme, and a few more Radiohead-heads than projected showed up andsubsequently jammed the site. “It’s getting busy in there — busierthan they expected,” guitarist Jonny Greenwood wrote to theband’s website. “So, if you please bear with us, it should get clearedout soon,” he continued. “I sound like a bouncer. Get behind the rope.No denim. Thanks for your patience with the site + interest in therecord.”

Pipettes Announce Reschedule North American Dates

Though the Brit songbirds announced the postponement of the bulk of their North American tour just yesterday, the Pipetteshave already conquered this “delay in visa paperwork,” now surfacingwith freshly rescheduled dates in hand. The 17-date outing, now set toroll out Oct. 25 in Los Angeles, will hit East Coast cities such asToronto, New York, and Boston — originally slated to preface thePipettes’ West Coast tour leg — following gigs in cities like SanFrancisco, Portland, and Seattle.

The Pipettes’ rescheduled tour dates:

10/25, Los Angeles, CA (Echoplex)
10/29, San Francisco, CA (Bimbo’s 365 Club)
10/31, Portland, OR (Wonder Ballroom)
11/1, Seattle, WA (Crocodile Cafe)
11/2, Eugene, OR (John Henry’s)
11/3, Vancouver, BC (The Plaza Club)
11/5, Denver, CO (The Walnut Room)
11/7, Austin, TX (The Parish)
11/9, Atlanta, GA (Vinyl)
11/11, Baltimore, MD (Sonar Club Stage)
11/12, New York, NY (Blender Theater @ Gramercy)
11/15, Boston, MA (Great Scott)
11/16, Montreal, QC (Petit Campus)
11/18, Toronto, ON (Lee’s Place)
11/19, Pittsburgh, PA (Diesel)
11/20, Cleveland, OH (Beachland Ballroom Tavern)
11/21, Chicago, IL (Double Door)

Shout Out Out Out Out Map October Tour

Canadian dance rockers Shout Out Out Out Out (whew!) have unveiled a string of shows throughout the eastern seaboard, set to fit snuggly around the band’s Oct. 18 CMJgig. Kicking off with a show in Chicago, Shout Out Out Out Out willthen swing into Washington, DC, Baltimore, and Princeton before headingback north for a strictly Canuck affair; a string of seven showsstopping into cities like Montreal, London, and Toronto.

Shout Out Out Out Out tour dates:

10/13, Chicago, IL (Empty Bottle)
10/15, Purchase, NY (SUNY Purchase College)
10/16, Washington, DC (Rock’n’Roll Hotel) *
10/17, Baltimore, MD (Sonar)
10/18, New York, NY (Hiro Ballroom)
10/19, Princeton, NJ (Terrace Club)
10/20, Montreal, QC (Cabaret du Musee Juste Pour Rire)
10/21, Quebec City, QC (The Casbah)
10/23, Ottawa, ON (Zaphods)
10/24, London, ON (Call the Office)
10/25, Waterloo, ON (The Starlight)
10/26, Toronto, ON (Lee’s Place)
10/27, Toronto, ON (Lee’s Place)

(* w/ Octopus Project)

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