The self-titled album from The Apache Relay is out now on So Recordings (iTunes, Amazon) to widespread praise.
In celebration of the release, the band will join The Weeks in May on a series of co-headlining dates. See below for complete details. Since their debut, the band has opened for Grammy award-winning Mumford & Sons and performed at multiple festivals including Bonnaroo, the Newport Folk Festival, Firefly Music Festival, Voodoo Music Experience, Bristol Rhythm and Roots and Gentlemen of the Road.
The Apache Relay was recorded at Fairfax Recordings in Van Nuys, CA (formally known as the legendary Sound City Studios) with acclaimed produced by Kevin Augunas (Cold War Kids, Valerie
June, Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros).
Formed by chance in a college dorm, The Apache Relay
is Michael Ford Jr. (vocals), Mike Harris (guitar, vocals), Brett Moore (keys, guitar, mandolin), Kellen Wenrich (fiddle, keys), Ben Ford (guitar, vocals) and Stephen Smith (drums).
THE APACHE RELAY
1. Katie Queen of Tennessee
3. Terrible Feeling
4. Don't Leave Me Now
5. Growing Pains
6. Good As Gold
7. Forest For The Trees
9. White Light
10. Valley Of The Fevers
11. Happiest Day Of Your Life
THE APACHE RELAY CONFIRMED TOUR DATES
*co-headlining with The Weeks
April 23 /// Louisville, KY /// Waterfront Wednesday
May 10 /// Atlanta, GA /// Shaky Knees Festival
May 14 /// Asheville, NC /// The Grey Eagle*
May 15 /// Raleigh, NC /// Southland Ballroom*
May 16 /// Charlotte, NC /// Visulite Theatre*
May 17 /// Washington, DC /// U Street Music Hall*
May 20 /// New York, NY /// Bowery Ballroom*
May 22 /// Cambridge, MA /// The Sinclair*
May 23 /// Philadelphia, PA /// North Star Bar*
May 24 /// Pittsburgh, PA /// The Club @ Stage AE*
July 5 /// Dixon, IL /// Petunia
July 12 /// Somerset, KY /// Master Musicians Festival