Describing themselves as “five skinny kids with roots firmly placed in their own blown-out, distorted brand of soulful RnB,” Surf Coast garage outfit The Murlocs have announced an East Coast tour to celebrate the release of their new LP Loopholes. The tour will commence on the album’s release date of April 17th, and will continue The Murlocs’ output of heavily blues inspired pop tunes following their release of three EPs in two years. They today released the album’s third single Paranoid Joy. Tour dates:

Thursday April 17th

Black Bear Lodge, Brisbane QLD

with Babe Rainbow & Junkyard Diamonds

Saturday April 19th

Factory Floor, Sydney NSW

with Spirit Valley & The Friendsters

Friday April 25th

Howler, Melbourne VIC

with Teeth & Tongue, The Frowning Clouds & more

Listen to Paranoid Joy: