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The Safes

August 5, 2019

THE SAFES SHARE “IT’S TRUE” MUSIC VIDEO VIA THE 405 | ANNOUNCE 2019 US TOUR DATES | NEW LP WINNING COMBINATION OUT 9/7 VIA ACTION WEEKEND & BICKERTON RECORDS

WATCH & SHARE: The SAFES – “It’s True” (Music Video)

 

“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 returned to the masses with a brand new track and video titled “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. This is the first single to be released from the group’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 visual up top 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 this fall. Check out the dates below and mark your calendars for when they hit your city!

 

The SAFES 2019 Tour Dates
09-17 – Gooski’s – 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
10/27 – Mickeys – Madison, WI
10/28 – 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

 

Winning Combination – TRACKLISTING
01. It’s True
02. On Top
03. Open Your Eyes
04. Baggage Claim
05. The Rest of My Life
06. Dreams That Ignite
07. Make or Break
08. The Shell Spell
09. Ship Sinking Grin
10.  Simplicity