Some of the best electronic jambands touring these days are all heading out on the road this fall. I figured I’d round it all up into a quick and easy post.

First things first — The Disco Biscuits just played their frequent haunt in Sayreville, NJ and debuted a new tune by the vocalist that makes people cringe the most, Aaron Magner.

Disco Biscuits – ¿Donde? – 9-12-09 Sayreville NJ [YouTube]

The new direction of this band has many people scratching their heads and making weird movies promoting fantasy feuds between the Disco Biscuits of old and the Disco Biscuits of new (see the video “When Allen Met Sammy” for more). The new songs aren’t totally blowing my mind yet, but like any good band I’m sure these songs will grow and become something that people will be cheering for just as loudly as any other four-on-the-floor jam vehicle that this band is constantly recreating. If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it.

Disco Biscuits Tour Dates

09.17.09 George’s Majestic – Fayetteville, AR with Two Fresh
09.18.09 Palladium Ballroom – Dallas, TX with Bonobo (DJ Sets), Two Fresh
09.19.09 Stubb’s – Austin, TX with Bonobo (DJ Sets), Two Fresh
09.22.09 Jupiters – Tuscaloosa, AL with Two Fresh
09.23.09 The Lyric Theatre – Oxford, MS with Two Fresh
09.24.09 Cannery Ballroom – Nashville, TN with Two Fresh
09.25.09 Tabernacle – Atlanta, GA with Infected Mushroom (Live Band) and Two Fresh
09.26.09 Tennessee Theatre – Knoxville, TN with Infected Mushroom (Live Band)
09.27.09 The Fillmore – Charlotte, NC with Chronicles of the Landsquid
09.30.09 Legend’s Music Hall – Boone, NC
10.01.09 The National – Richmond, VA with Big Gigantic
10.02.09 – 9:30 Club – Washington, DC
10.03.09 9:30 Club – Washington, DC with Segway (10.02)
10.04.09 The State Theatre – State College, PA
10.07.09 Higher Ground – Burlington, VT with Kraak and Smaak (DJ Set)
10.08.09 Hampton Beach Casino Ballroom – Hampton Beach, NH with The Brew
10.09.09 Calvin Theatre – Northampton, MA with Kraak and Smaak (DJ Set)
10.10.09 Calvin Theatre – Northampton, MA
10.28.09 Kalamazoo State Theatre – Kalamazoo, MI with Ott, Orchard Lounge
10.29.09 Wisconsin Union Theater – Madison, WI with Ott, Orchard Lounge
10.30.09 First Avenue – Minneapolis, MN with Orchard Lounge
10.31.09 Halloween! Auditorium Theatre – Chicago, IL with The Glitch Mob, Holy Fuck and Orchard Lounge
11.01.09 The Canopy Club – Urbana, IL with Orchard Lounge
11.18.09 Wave House – San Diego, CA with BLVD
11.19.09 House of Blues – Los Angeles, CA with BLVD
11.20.09 The Fillmore – San Francisco, CA with BLVD
11.21.09 The Fillmore – San Francisco, CA
11.22.09 The Catalyst – Santa Cruz, CA with BLVD
12.10.09 – 12.14 Caribbean Holidaze – Jamaica

The constant improvisation of EOTO is going out on the road in October across the country to support the release of their first EP, Fire the Lasers!. The band is playing at Schwagstock and Earthdance before starting the tour in Santa Cruz.

EOTO Tour Dates

09/29 Santa Cruz CA Moe’s Alley
09/30 San Francisco CA Mission Rock Cafe
10/01 Eureka CA Red Fox Tavern
10/02 Eugene OR McDonald Theatre
10/03 Portland OR Berbatis Pan
10/04 Bellingham WA The Night Light Lounge
10/05 Missoula MT The Palace
10/06 Bozeman MT The Filling Station
10/07 Fargo ND The Aquarium
10/08 Minneapolis MN The Cabooze
10/09 Madison WI High Noon Saloon
10/10 Chicago IL Abbey Pub
10/11 Kalamazoo MI Papa Pete’s
10/12 Columbus OH Scarlet & Grey Cafe
10/14 Buffalo NY Mohawk Place
10/15 Syracuse NY The Westcott Theater
10/16 Burlington VT Club Metronome
10/17 Allston MA Harper’s Ferry
10/18 Portland ME Port City Music Hall
10/19 Providence RI The Hi Hat
10/21 Albany NY Red Square
10/22 New York NY Sullivan Hall
10/23 Philadelphia PA World Cafe Live
10/24 Baltimore MD 8×10
10/25 Richmond VA Canal Club
10/26 Blacksburg VA Attitudes
10/28 St. Louis MO Old Rock House
10/29 Lincoln NE Bourbon Theatre
10/30 Denver CO Gothic Theatre
10/31 Lawrence KS The Granada

And finally, Lotus is starting a tour in NYC this Friday night. They’ve also been posting some videos on their Vimeo page showing new songs, concert footage, exclusive interviews, etc. Check out their trip to Rothbury below and read on for the dates.

Lotus: Through the Mirror Episode 3 from LotusVibes on Vimeo.

Lotus Tour Dates

09/18/2009 | New York, NY, Mercury Lounge (Tickets only avail as part of Terminal 5 package)
09/19/2009 | New York, NY, Mercury Lounge
10/02/2009 | Austin, TX, Aces Lounge Austin City Limits Fest Late Night Show!
10/03/2009 | Austin, TX, Aces Lounge Austin City Limits Fest Late Night Show!
10/06/2009 | Hollywood, CA, The Roxy part of “Pay What You Want Tour” w/ Break Science ft. Adam Dietch
10/07/2009 | San Francisco, CA, The Independent part of “Pay What You Want Tour” w/ Break Science ft. Adam Dietch
10/08/2009 | Eugene, OR, McDonald Theatre part of “Pay What You Want Tour” w/ Break Science ft. Adam Dietch
10/09/2009 | Seattle, WA, The Showbox at the Market part of “Pay What You Want Tour” w/ Break Science ft. Adam Dietch
10/10/2009 | Portland, OR, Crystal Ballroom part of “Pay What You Want Tour” w/ Break Science ft. Adam Dietch
10/11/2009 | Bellingham, WA, The Nightlight part of “Pay What You Want Tour” w/ Break Science ft. Adam Dietch
10/13/2009 | Boise, ID, Knitting Factory part of “Pay What You Want Tour” w/ Break Science ft. Adam Dietch
10/14/2009 | Salt Lake City, UT, Murray Theater part of “Pay What You Want Tour” w/ Break Science ft. Adam Dietch
10/15/2009 | Aspen, CO, Belly Up w/ Break Science ft. Adam Dietch
10/16/2009 | Denver, CO, Quixotes (Tickets only avail as part of Fillmore package)
10/17/2009 | Denver, CO, Fillmore Auditorium
10/20/2009 | Lawrence, KS, Granada Theatre
10/21/2009 | St. Louis, MO, The Old Rock House w/ The Egg
10/22/2009 | Omaha, NE, Slowdown w/ The Egg
10/23/2009 | Minneapolis, MN, First Avenue w/ The Egg
10/24/2009 | Milwaukee, WI, Turner Hall Ballroom w/ The Egg
10/26/2009 | Carbondale, IL, Copper Dragon w/ The Egg
10/27/2009 | Bloomington, IN, Bluebird Nightclub w/ The Egg
10/28/2009 | Cincinnati, OH, Bogart’s w/ The Egg
10/29/2009 | Cleveland, OH, House of Blues w/ The Egg
10/30/2009 | Buffalo, NY, Town Ballroom
10/31/2009 | Baltimore, MD, Sonar – Main Stage w/ Big In Japan, The Egg
11/01/2009 | State College, PA, The State Theatre
11/04/2009 | So. Burlington, VT, Higher Ground w/ The Egg
11/05/2009 | Boston, MA, Paradise Rock Club w/ The Egg
11/06/2009 | Boston, MA, Paradise Rock Club w/ The Egg
11/07/2009 | Troy, NY, Revolution Hall
11/10/2009 | Charlottesville, VA, Is Venue w/ Big Gigantic
11/11/2009 | Carrboro, NC, Cat’s Cradle w/ Big Gigantic
11/12/2009 | Atlanta, GA, Variety Playhouse w/ Big Gigantic
11/13/2009 | Live Oak, FL, Bear Creek Music Festival with Galactic, Karl Denson, Ivan Neville’s Dumpstaphunk, Perpetual Groove, The Slip, Pnuma Trio, and many more
11/14/2009 | Asheville, NC, Orange Peel w/ Big Gigantic
11/27/2009 | Chicago, IL, Vic Theatre
11/28/2009 | New York, NY, Terminal 5 w/ RJD2
1/3/2010-1/8/2010 | The Atlantic Ocean, Jam Cruise 8 with STS9, The Word, Zappa Plays Zappa, Galactic, Karl Denson’s Tiny Universe, Maceo Parker, Toubab Krewe, John Brown’s Body, Break Science ft. Adam Deitch, and many more