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SWEEPING PROMISES

Duck Club Presents
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Neurolux

111 N 11th St

Boise, ID 83702

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Boston post-punk duo Sweeping Promises to play Neurolux in Boise on September 29th.

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Duck Club Presents

SWEEPING PROMISES

with guests

Wednesday, September 29th

at NEUROLUX

$12 adv / $15 door

7:30pm doors / 8:30pm show

21+ (valid ID required)

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https://sweepingpromises.bandcamp.com/releases

Thirteen years ago, Caufield Schnug and Lira Mondal began making music in a small town in Arkansas. Over the subsequent decade, having relocated to Boston, MA in 2012, the duo became serial band-starters on the East Coast underground. Their many DIY projects and releases established their thrifty and disciplined songwriting practice, known by few.

Sweeping Promises, their latest project, was born in a disused and reverberant concrete laboratory in Cambridge, MA. Tracked with a self-devised “single-mic technique” and mixed in mono, the band completed their debut Hunger for a Way Out just in time to enter quarantine. With only a single basement show under their belt, the band received an unexpectedly wide reception, firstly in online punk circles, and eventually stretching beyond. The band owes their circulation to the expert coordination of Sam Richardson, label head of Virginia’s Feel It Records.

Sam describes the release: “Angular guitars and sharp synth notes float atop a raw rhythm section, while Lira Mondal's effervescent vocals truly define Sweeping Promises' sound. There's something simple yet otherworldly about these tracks - you have the DIY prowess of Kleenex/LiLiPUT and Girls at Our Best!, a brooding new wave-y minimal synth sound woven in, and an undeniable pop-leaning appeal captured in vibrant monaural glory.”

Sweeping Promises is currently headquartered in Austin, TX after fleeing Boston in Covid-time. They are currently preparing for touring (in a better world) and stockpiling recordings made in Caufield’s parents’ bathroom.

SWEEPING PROMISES’ DEBUT LP HUNGER FOR A WAY OUT

IS OUT NOW VIA FEEL IT RECORDS

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When does the first band start playing?

Typically the first band starts 1 hour after doors open.

Are there ID requirements or an age limit to enter the event?

Yes, this is a 21+ venue. Valid ID required for entry.

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If you have any questions, please email info@theduckclub.com

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Neurolux

111 N 11th St

Boise, ID 83702

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