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New Big Sleep – "Pinkies"

Stereo and SC faves the Big Sleep herald their next studio effort with fat backbeat/horizon surfing post-rock jam “Pinkies,” a track that’s long been a live fave, just now getting a (great) studio makeover. Danny, you should sing more! The track is from the new album “Sleep Forever” – out on 2/19 n Frenchkiss.. Click here [download.stereogum.com] to listen.

If you’re new to the Big Sleep, a couple of must-grabs from the sophomore LP “Son Of The Tiger” are available on MySpace [www.myspace.com].

New Yorkers, what are you doing New Year’s? You can spend it with the Big Sleep at Mercury Lounge with Earl Greyhound, or with labelmates Les Savy Fav at Bowery after your balls drop (i.e. 2AM, presale here [lessavyfav.ducatking.com]). West coasters wanting some Sleep can check ‘em on a mini-tour with the Thermals.

12/05 – San Francisco, California @ Slim’s *
12/06 – San Dimas, California @ Glass House *
12/07 – Los Angeles, California @ Echo Plex *
12/08 – Visalia, California @ Howie & Son’s Pizza *
12/09 – Santa Cruz, California @ Catalyst Atrium *
12/31 – New York, New York @ Mercury Lounge NYE SHOW w/ Earl Greyhound
* w/The Thermals

Sleep Forever tracklist:
01 “Intro”
02 “Slow Race”
03 “The Big Guns”
04 “Bad Blood”
05 “Pinkies”
06 “Little Sister”
07 “Chorus Of Guitars”
08 “Tigers In Our Hearts”
09 “Undying Love”
10 “Organs”
11 “So Long”
12 “Sleep Forever”