PREMIERE: The Cairos Unveil Video For New Single ‘Obsession’ With National Tour Dates

UPDATE: The Cairos announced as part of the lineup for Valley Fiesta 2013 – full details here!

Brisbane four-piece The Cairos have released the powerful new video for their single Obsession off their upcoming debut album, due early 2014. To celebrate the release of the single, the band have announced a string of nationwide tour dates, which will see them sweeping the East Coast and visiting Adelaide, Perth and Darwin.

Obsession was recorded at Studios 301 in the beating musical heart of Byron Bay. Both the single and the album were produced and mixed by the esteemed Nick DiDia, who’s worked with such eminent Aus-rock institutions as Powderfinger and Karnivool, as well as alternative legends Rage Against The Machine.

The single is an opportunity for Cairos fans to get a hint of the LP’s direction. The culmination of 12 months of songsmithing, the band have delivered a dark, noisy and ethereal record, possessing shades of 80s shoegaze, 60s psychedelic and jagged post-punk.

The gritty, Dogme-style video for Obsession was directed by Sydney filmmaker Alex Ryan.

This October, The Cairos will also embark on their national tour, trekking across the great Australian expanse to visit Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth, Adelaide and – a rarity for many bands – Darwin. Lucky things. First, though, they’ll be kicking off with a cheeky date at Cama Festival in Hanoi, Vietnam because why not?

You can grab a free download of Obsession following this link and signing up to the band’s mailing list. See below for all the details on the upcoming tour and check out the new video for Obsession.

Watch: The Cairos – Obsession

The Cairos ‘Obsession’ 2013 Tour
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Saturday, 12 October 2013
Cama Festival, Hanoi, Vietnam
Tix: Via Cama Festival

Thursday, 17th October 2013
Black Bear Lodge, Brisbane
Tix: Via OzTix

Friday, 18th October 2013
FBI Social, Sydney
Tix: Via OzTix
Saturday, 19th October 2013
The Worker’s Club, Melbourne
Tix: Via The Worker’s Club
Saturday, 16th November 2013 (All Ages)
Malak Carpark, Darwin, NT
Wednesday, 20th November 2013
Prince of Wales, Bunbury WA
Thursday, 21st November 2013
Mojos, Fremantle, WA
Tix: Via OzTix
Friday, 22nd November 2013
Ya-Ya’s, Perth
Tix: Via OzTix

Friday, 22nd November – Sunday, 24th November 2013 (ALL AGES)
Valley Fiesta 2013, Fortitude Valley, Brisbane
Public Stages FREE

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