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The Safes

August 28, 2019

THE SAFES SHARE “BAGGAGE CLAIM” VIA BROOKLYN VEGAN | US TOUR BEGINS IN SEPTEMBER | NEW LP ‘WINNING COMBINATION’ OUT 9/7 VIA ACTION WEEKEND & BICKERTON RECORDS

“zippy bit of acoustic indie rock pop.” – BrooklynVegan

“the four O’Malley brothers, are well known for their snappy brand of pop, one that evokes a wealth of other genres and eras.” – The 405

“simple-but-mesmerizing-pop” – Pitchfork

“The trio has built a large following with infectious, guitar driven pop. The SAFES make smart, melodic music.” – NPR

Chicago based rock band, The SAFES, have released a brand new single titled, “Baggage Claim.” The track was premiered yesterday with BrooklynVegan who called it a “zippy bit of acoustic indie rock pop.” 

Prior to this single, the group debuted their visual for “It’s True.” The video premiered exclusively with The 405, who called it “one of the more eclectic singles of the year.” The new visual was directed by Baby Pony Food, who you might recognize from their work with Jeff Rosenstock and Bad Moves.

Both singles can be found on the band’s upcoming full-length LP, Winning Combination, which is set to be released on September 7th with Action Weekend Records and Bickerton Records. Check out the new tracks above and stay tuned for more exciting news on the record.

In addition to announcing their new record, The SAFES have announced a string of US tour dates starting in September. Check out the dates below and mark your calendars for when they hit your city!
The SAFES 2019 Tour Dates
09-17 – The Spirit – Pittsburgh, PA
09/18 – Chronic Town – State College, PA
09/19 – Barbary – Philadelphia, PA
09/20 – Slash Run – Washington, DC
09/21 – Hampdenfest – Baltimore, MD
09/21 – Quinns – Beacon, NY
09/22 – Cafe Nine – New Haven, CT
09/23 – Pianos – New York City, NY
09/24 – Lizard Lounge – Cambridge, MA
09/25 – Asbury Park Hotel – Asbury Park, NJ
09/26 – Cult Classic Brewery – Kent Island, MD
09/27 – The Summit – Columbus, OH
09/28 – Buzzbin – Canton, OH
10/11 – Circle A – Milwaukee, WI
10/12 – PABS – Stevens Point, WI
10/25 – Mickeys – Madison, WI
10/26 – Eagles 34 – Minneapolis, MN
11/02 – The Ruin – Ft. Wayne, IN
11/09 – Wayout Club – St. Louis, MO
11/16 – Lyric Room – Green Bay, WI
11/22 – WLUW on The Razor and Die show – Chicago, IL
11/23 – The Comet – Cincinnati, OH
11/27 – Beat Kitchen – Chicago, IL