Husky Sign With Sub Pop Records -
Husky Gawenda of the band Husky - Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo

Husky Gawenda of the band Husky - Photo By Ros O'Gorman

Husky Sign With Sub Pop Records

by Paul Cashmere on February 17, 2012

in Live,New Music,News

Melbourne band Husky have become the first Australian band ever to sign with Seattle’s Sub Pop Records.

Husky Gawenda of the band Husky - Photo By Ros O'Gorman

Husky Gawenda of the band Husky - Photo By Ros O'Gorman

Sub Pop was the original home of Nirvana and Soundgarden and today houses Fleet Foxes, Beach House and The Head.

“Sub Pop is enamoured with the Melbourne quartet, Husky,” says President of Sub Pop Jonathan Poneman. “The band’s strength rests in its infectious, evocative songs and stirring live performances.”

In 2011, Husky joined Michael Gudinski’s Liberation Records in Australia and released their debut album ‘Forever So’.

Husky will showcase at SXSW in Austin in March and also play Canadian Music Week as well as sows in New York City and Los Angeles.

The next round of Husky Australian dates is:

Sunday April 1 – West Coast Blues N Roots Festival, Perth

Saturday April 14 – Republic Bar, Hobart 1300 GET TIX

Thursday April 19 – Corner Hotel, Melbourne 03 9427 9198

Friday April 20 – Barwon Club, Geelong
Ticketing details TBC

Saturday April 21 – Jive Bar, Adelaide 1300 GET TIX

Thursday April 26 – The Zoo, Brisbane 1300 762 545

Friday April 27 – The Sound Lounge, Gold Coast

Saturday April 28 – Woombye Hotel, Woombye
Tickets from the venue

Thursday May 3 – Oxford Arts Factory, Sydney 1300 GET TIX

Friday May 4 – The Bakery, Perth
Ticketing details TBC



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