Red Parlor Records announces the release of Ezra Furman & The Harpoons third album, Mysterious Power in the US on April 5 and their first in the UK on May 30th. Following several performances at SXSW, the band kicked-off a twenty three city, U.S. headlining tour including performances in New York, Boston, Chicago, Philadelphia, Los Angeles, and San Francisco. On May 18th they head off to Europe for performances in Vienna, Berlin and then finish up with several shows in London.
Furman & The Harpoons previous work including Banging Down the Doors (2007) and Inside The Human Body garnered wide-spread critical acclaim in the US and set the stage for performances at Lollapolooza (2009) and a tour as supporting artist for Delta Spirit (2010). The band has toured several times in Europe where they have an strong fan base boosted by a number of high-profile performances including the prestigious Primavera Sound Festival in Barcelona, Spain and FM4 Fest in St. Polten, Austria and the (2009) video for Furman’s song Take Off Your Sunglasses became an MTV2 Under-The-Radar hit. They will be back in London performing on June 1st, opening for Art Brut at The Lexington, and then on June 2nd at The Windmill in Brixton. A second run of US and UK tour dates will soon be announced for later this year.