Tour updates and photos...

posted by JV | April 29 2011

are on the TUMBLR!!!!!!!!

US Spring Tour Has Begun!!!

posted by JV | April 17 2011

Hello everyone! We're a few days away from heading out for a 6-week US tour. Yes, I will miss my cats Clover and Miette desperately, but I will have Isabelle out with us for the first shows. So if you're in the NW please say hello to my amazing wife at the merch table.
So, as you may have heard, April is Audience Participation Month. We kindly ask you to be part of our live show in one of the following ways.
- You can sing lead or harmony vocal on "Trance Manual"
- You can play a solo on "Exodus Damage" with an instrument of your choice, the weirder the better.
- You can trigger that cool squiggly sound in "Underneath The Leaves".
- You can also choose your own adventure. Again, the stranger the better.

Email me with your awesome ideas.

NB: May is also Audience Participation Month.

On tour with me will be the incredible Jason Slota playing Moog Source, glockenspiel, mandolin and...a full drum kit. Mostly at the same time.


posted by JV | April 16 2011

I won't have Magik*Magik Orchestra out with me this time, but I will have a different colored Magik shirt for every day of the week on this tour.

Pre-sales for Magik*Magik Orchestra show at Herbst Theater...

posted by JV | April 07 2011

just went live. password: magik

John Vanderslice & Magik*Magik Orchestra Play White Wilderness

June 17 | Herbst Theater | San Francisco, CA--

Herbst Theater Show Announced with Magik*Magik Orchestra!

posted by JV | April 05 2011

Minna and I are putting together a really special show at Herbst Theater in San Francisco on June 17. We'll have a 30-piece Magik*Magik Orchestra with choir playing White Wilderness plus back catalog hits. It's M*MO's 3-year anniversary!

Presale tix go up on thursday, get them fast as all floor seats are $20. Tickets are here. Password for presale is magik. Please come to this show, it's one night only and will be very hard to do again.

The heavy lifting, as usual, is on the TUMBLR!

posted by JV | March 04 2011

Tour Dates are rolling

posted by JV | February 17 2011

More coming!! See you soon, I can't wait to tour!! If only I could bring my wife and cats... But I will have Jason Slota and Jacob Winik!

Shows This WEEKEND!

posted by JV | February 09 2011

Damn I can't wait to play this weekend. Jason Slota and I have been rehearsing for months to get a duo set where we want it. It's pretty loose and punk, down and dirty. We're learning a lot of songs and trying to cover a lot of White Wilderness. Jason is playing drums, Moog Source, tons of percussion, toy piano and mandolin (!). I am playing guitar. (SHAME!)

Thu Feb 10, 2011 - Santa Cruz, CA

Fri Feb 11, 2011 - Oakland, Ca

Sat Feb 12, 2011 - Stockton, Ca

See you soon!!!!!!

PS The heavy lifting, as usual, is over on my 3 Tumblr accounts.

Photo by Laura Musselman!

White Wilderness is record of the day on Amazon

posted by JV | January 24 2011

For 24 hours White Wilderness is $3.99 for a full download at Amazon. Features a bonus Atlas Sound cover of Walkabout I made with Minna and Jason!

Photo by Autumn de Wilde

Greren Grow the Rushes Vinyl is Done!

posted by jv | January 10 2011

I'll have it with me on tour this year, both here and in Europe. You can also get it as part of the pre-order options, but other than that, it won't be sold online. I have 1000 of them so they will definitely last through the year. They are signed and hand-numbered. My wife Isabelle stamped the killer green logo on the vinyl label! Summer Makovkin did the wonderful design and screen-printing.

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