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Preview: Dads at Beat Kitchen Nov. 21

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The New Jersey punk duo, Dads were just in town for Riot Fest where they delivered one of the strongest sets of the weekend. Over the course of the last few months, they've endlessly toured the country and released their newest album I'll Be the Tornado which was apparently recorded here in Chicago.

I'll Be the Tornado finds the band further exploring a subtle sense of density and urgency that was first established in 2012's album American Radass (This is Important) and further examined in last year's Pretty Good EP.

Dads - Sold Year / Transitions

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Opening for Dads is the Minnesota band Tiny Moving Parts who recently dropped their newest album, Pleasant Living. They have this complexly emotive sound, at times reminiscent of bands such as Explosions in the Sky while fronted with strained and earnest post-hardcore vocals.

Tiny Moving Parts - Whiskey Waters

Dads play tomorrow this Friday night, November 21, at Beat Kitchen (2100 W Belmont Ave.) This is an all ages show and doors are at 6 with things getting started around 6:30. Choir Vandals and Tiny Moving Parts both fill out the lineup. If you're into it, tickets are $12 and can be grabbed here.

 
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Our Final Transmission Days

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