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Deastro details final opportunities to say you saw him before he was big

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    Randolph Chalbot, the one man maestro behind Deastro, is on the move through the U.S. to build more steam for the June 23rd release of Moondagger from label, Ghostly International. The press is onto this 22-year-old wunderkind from Detroit, lauding his synth-pop, indie flavor. Word about Chalbot’s new album is cutting through bloggers’ lists of anticipated albums, and deservedly so. Randolph Chalbot has been crafting orchestrations from his laptop since he was 12, releasing his previous album, Keeper’s on Emusic.

    So what does someone do at this stage? Tour, tour, tour.

    Although this continental sojourn is not fully extensive, Deastro will make some crucial stops at venues such as Studio B in Brooklyn, Mercury Lounge in New York, and Los Angeles’ Spaceland. Ahead of the album and tour, two singles, “Vermillion Plaza” and “Parallelogram”, have already been released from Moondagger and have received the requisite approbation from many barometers of indie music. If you need any indication on why what you just read is important, check them out for yourself below.

    Check Out:
    “Parallelogram”
    “Vermillion Plaza”

    Moondagger Tracklist:
    01. Biophelia
    02. Parallelogram
    03. Tone Adventures #3
    04. Toxic Crusaders
    05. Greens, Grays, and Nordics
    06. Day Of Wonder
    07. Pyramid Builders
    08. Daniel Johnston Was Stabbed In The Heart With The Moondagger By The King Of Darkness And His Ghost 09. Is Writing This Song As A Warning To All Of Us
    10. Rivers Of Life
    11. Vermillion Plaza
    12. Moondagger
    13. Kurgan Wave Number One
    14. The Shaded Forests (Give Giver’sVersion) [Bonus Track]
    15. Tree Frog [CD Exclusive Bonus Track]

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    Deastro 2009 Tour Dates:
    06/10 – New York, NY @ Mercury Lounge
    06/12 – Brooklyn, NY @ Studio B
    06/13 – Montreal, Canada @ Le Divan Orange
    06/15 – Cleveland, OH @ Bside Liquor Lounge
    06/17 – Chicago, IL @ Double Door
    06/18 – Minneapolis, MN @ 7th Avenue Entry
    06/21 – Vancouver, Canada @ Media Club
    06/22 – Seattle, WA @ TBD
    06/23 – Portland, OR @ Holocene
    06/24 – San Francisco, CA @ Bottom of the Hill
    06/25 – Los Angeles, CA @ Spaceland

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