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WHAT YOU'RE READING was last fooled with on December 20, 2011.

NEXT SHOW.
None scheduled.

NEXT RECORD.
Completed so far (at Studio in the Country): piano, organ and drum tracks. Completed Uptown: bass, a ton of keyboards, trinkets and vocals. Next in line: bi-coastal mixing, mastering, artworking, and vinyling.

THE RECORD AFTER THAT ONE.
The thing is mostly written and will be rehearsed, recorded and hopefully mixed before the end of 2011.

CONTACT.
Email us at tmnoz [[[at]]] cal.berkeley.edu. (But make the brackets and such an "@" symbol.) We aren't on any social networking sites, so email is the way to get in touch.

BACKGROUND.
PROMIS is a two-piece combo from New Orleans with an electronic piano, combo organ, and drums. We have been playing since December 30, 2002, and intend to play until we are very old. Below are MP3s of our first ten songs, which date from 2002 and 2003. (They were released on CD in 2005 right before Hurricane Katrina, and if you would like a copy of that CD, please let us know.) These recordings aren't the best representation of where we're at now, but all that's available for you. We have developed a host of songs since these, and recorded most of them. Here's a sample. Even that's pretty old, though it is one of the final recordings tracked in the long gone Capstan Recording studio. There will be new hi-fi representations available soon. (Hopefully.)

ALSO CHECK OUT.
Eric's WTUL DJ set on Friday mornings from 10 AM - 12 PM CST. Usually it streams on the internet. Eric also plays in a few other great bands, so consult noladiy.org for appearances by Opposable Thumbs, Halfys, Secret Passage, and whatever else he's got cooking.

Thanks!
tnoz

"Look at that ... horse." ~this guy*


10 PROMIS songs encoded as MP3s:
01 - Tunnels Tunnels Tunnels [3.9 MB]
02 - Setec [3.7 MB]
03 - When I Was Nineteen [5.3 MB]
04 - Dooset Daram [3.2 MB]
05 - the dragon [11.0 MB]
06 - This Is Not A Safe Place [5.5 MB]
07 - No. 153 [7.5 MB]
08 - David Jamz [9.9 MB]
09 - Lugubrious Archivist [3.8 MB]
10 - Dull + Lurid [14 MB]

OR: all 10 in a .ZIP file


Shows we did:
047 - june 13, 2009 - dragon's den - w/ Motion Turns It On | Caddywhompus | A Living Soundtrack
046 - may 07, 2009 - wtul
045 - april 17, 2009 - good ship crackerjack - w/ Forest | Fishercat | Caddywhompus
044 - march 21, 2009 - good ship crackerjack - w/ Dave End | Dangerous Ponies
043 - january 23, 2009 - dj d-train's house - w/ Lovie Dovies | Spite | some rappers | some other bands
042 - january 14, 2009 - banks street bar - w/ Sorority | Y Lime? | Wabash
041 - january 02, 2009 - parlay's dream lounge - w/ Secret Passage | Start Select
040 - november 16, 2008 - dragon's den - w/ The Unit Breed | Hello Loneliness!
039 - march 23, 2008 - big top - w/ Travis Morrison Hellfighters
038 - january 01, 2008 - big top - w/ Secret passage | Start Select
037 - august 31, 2007 - frat house - w/ USAD
036 - august 29, 2007 - wtul
035 - august 15, 2007 - green space - w/ Thou | Anchors
034 - august 01, 2006 - freret street shopping district parking lot
033 - july 05, 2006 - big top - w/ Lanternzz | Big Baby | Mass Movement of the Moth | Catalyst
032 - june 20, 2006 - coach haus - w/ The Robinsons | Drunken Boat
031 - july 31, 2005 - twiropa - w/ The Ghostwood | Bent Outta' Shape | Wires on Fire
030 - july 26, 2005 - nowe miasto - w/ Blame Game | Back When
029 - july 23, 2005 - good children - w/ The Close | Homo Square | The Wives
028 - july 14, 2005 - lafayette, la - the renaissance cafe - w/ The Good Captain | Attractive and Popular
027 - july 03, 2005 - banks st. - w/ The Alexander | Baronness | Dove
026 - june 24, 2005 - howling wolf - w/ Greyroad | Friends of Fire
025 - june 09, 2005 - mike's mom's house in chalmette - w/ Sunflowers | Creepy Aliens | Ghostwood
024 - may 21, 2005 - lakeview house - w/ Silent Game | We're Wolves
023 - may 12, 2005 - big top - w/ Maniac Mansion | Bug Sized Mind | Impractical Cockpit | Lightning Bolt
022 - april 29, 2005 - big top - w/ Deepak | Setting Sun | Samantha Jones Band | Silent Cinema
021 - december 30, 2004 - carly's house - w/ Ghostwood | unannounced Redbeards performance
020 - july 08, 2004 - dixie tavern - w/ Mannnequin | Tiger Bomb | Faeries | Sail | The Interview
019 - december 30, 2003 - mermaid lounge - w/ Tie These Hands | Mr. 1986 | Silent Cinema
018 - august 19, 2003 - dixie tavern - w/ Black Sun | Dr. Strangelove | Roarbot!
017 - august 16, 2003 - sarah's garage on the west bank - w/ Marc With A C | Glasgow
016 - july 18, 2003 - berkeley, ca - 924 gilman - w/ Majority Rule | Dear Diary I Seem To Be Dead | Del Cielo | Takeru | Annie Saunders
015 - june 25, 2003 - blacksburg, va - solar haus - w/ Faeries | Bright Calm Blue | The Greatest
014 - june 24, 2003 - sterling, va - in a uhaul storage space - w/ Mannequin | Faeries
013 - june 22, 2003 - athens. ga - chaos house - This Scares Me | End On End | Chaos Band (??) | Faeries
012 - june 21, 2003 - athens, ga - some house - w/ Faeries
011 - june 20, 2003 - rampart house show - w/ a Puppet Show | End on End | Impractical Cockpit
010 - june 18, 2003 - banks st. - w/ Beauty Pill | Faeries | Born/Dead | Phalanax | Impractical Cockpit (practice)
009 - june 12, 2003 - baton rouge, la - 829 house - w/ Bright Calm Blue | Gathered Here
008 - june 07, 2003 - pensacola, fl - end of the line - w/ Dark Lions | This Scares Me | Gathered Here
007 - june 06, 2003 - athens, ga - tight pockets - w/ This Scares Me
006 - may 30, 2003 - mama's blues - w/ MOTO | Mangina | Final Solutions
005 - may 26, 2003 - dixie tavern - w/ The USA is a Lying Fucking Monster
004 - march 29, 2003 - baton rouge, la - 829 house - w/ The Devil is Electric | Brazilia | The Sally Stitches
003 - march 24, 2003 - mama's blues - w/ Akimbo | Gathered Here
002 - january 11, 2003 - dixie tavern - w/ The Backup Plan | Rachel Jacobs | When Dreams Become Nightmares
001 - december 30, 2002 - dixie tavern - w/ Black Sun



All recordings directly linked to on this webpage are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 2.5 License.

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