Here’s That New Pixies Video

Pixies

This band is about to blow up. Or at least its guitarist.

By Blurt Staff

Over at NPR Music they have just premiered the new Pixies video – it’s for the track “What Goes Boom.” According to NPR, it “was directed by Jonathan Furmanski and Matthew Galkin. They had some grand plans for this but in the end basically decided it was cheaper and best to just blow something up…. the two directors [explained] ‘Our original vision for the ‘What Goes Boom’ video was to create an homage to a central, dramatic scene in Star Wars. But, after that idea proved a bit too costly to produce, we decided the next best thing was to blow up Joey Santiago in the desert – the compromises we make for our art.’

Well, all right!

Pixies kick off their North American Tour on January 15, 2014.  Dates are below.

 

JANUARY
15   Massey Hall, Toronto, ON  CANADA
16   Metropolis, Montreal, QC  CANADA
18   Orpheum Theatre, Boston, MA
19   Capitol Theatre, Port Chester, NY
21   New Jersey Performing Arts Center, Newark, NJ
22   Shubert Theatre, New Haven, CT
24   Electric Factory, Philadelphia, PA
25   Carnegie Music Hall, Pittsburgh, PA
26   Strathmore, Washington, DC
29   National Theatre, Richmond, VA
31   Durham PAC, Durham, NC
FEBRUARY
 1   Thomas Wolfe Auditorium, Asheville, NC
 2   Ryman Auditorium, Nashville, TN
 4   Tabernacle, Atlanta, GA
 6   Peabody Opera House, St. Louis, MO
 7   LC Pavilion, Columbus, OH
 8   The Fillmore, Detroit, MI
 9   Rivera Theatre, Chicago, IL
11   Midland Theatre, Kansas City, MO
13   Fillmore Auditorium, Denver, CO
14   Belly Up, Aspen, CO
15   The Great Salt Air, Salt Lake City, UT
17   Orpheum Theatre, Vancouver, BC  CANADA
18   Paramount Theatre, Seattle, WA
19   Schnitzer Auditorium, Portland, OR
21   Fox Theatre, Oakland, CA
22   San Jose Civic, San Jose, CA
23   The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas, NV
24   Comercia Theatre, Phoenix, AZ
25   Kiva Auditorium, Albuquerque, NM
27   Bayou Music Center, Houston, TX
28   South Side Ballroom, Dallas, TX
MARCH
 1   Austin Music Hall, Austin, TX

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