KELLEY STOLTZ
SHARES NEW VIDEO 'Kim Chee Taco Man' From New Album 'Double Exposure'

DOUBLE EXPOSURE
 
UK Release Date: 7th October 2013
US Release Date: 24th September 2013
Label: Third Man Records
Format: LP / DL
TRACKLISTING
01. Storms
02. Are You My Love
03. Your Face
04. Double Exposure
05. Inside My Head
06. Still Feel
07. Marcy
09. Down By the Sea
10. It's Summertime Again
LINKS

A piece of gold in your ear
A lovely thought in your mind
A breeze in the sun
This record is perfect….nothing is wrong here.
These are gems. Thanks Kelley for making this record.
- John Dwyer (Thee Oh Sees)
San Franciscan garage pop alchemist, Kelley Stoltz has shared the delicious and lysergic video for Kim Chee Taco Man on the masses. Directed by Ryan Browne, it explores deeply resonating themes such as the spiritual quest for enlightenment via hand eaten fusion cuisine. It's every bit as delicious as it is catchy. Dive in and taste the music! 
 
Secondly, pre-orders for Kelley's new album Double Exposure are now available via the Third Man Records Store.
 
Kelley will albumbe doing a string of live dates around the US album release including a record release show in San Francisco w/ The Mantles and Sopwith Camel on 28th September at The Chapel.
 
Full US Dates: 
28-Sep CA San Francisco The Chapel
w/ The Mantles and Sopwith Camel
03-Oct CA Grass Valley Grass Valley Arts Center
w/ Make Make
05-Oct OR Portland Mississippi Studios
w/ Old Light
06-Oct BC Vancouver Electric Owl
w/ Old Light
07-Oct WA Seattle Chop Suey
w/ Old Light
 
UK Dates for 2014 will be confirmed shortly.
 
MORE ABOUT DOUBLE EXPOSURE:
 
While many rocking bands in San Francisco and beyond claim to be 'garage' bands' - Kelley Stoltz has actually recorded his new LP Double Exposure in the garage behind his house. And while the car oil stained floors are covered by oriental rugs and there are no snow shovels laying around - there is a collection of vintage synths, 17 guitars, tape echos, mellotrons, a 50's jukebox, a Teardrop Explodes poster, a tape machine used by The Residents, an amp used by Stooge James Williamson, and a myriad other noise making devices which rear their heads on his new record. All told the place is called Electric Duck Studio and it's become a muse capturing zone for Stoltz, as well as Sonny & the Sunsets, The Mantles, Tim Cohen, Life Stinks, The Sandwitches and many other tuneweavers big and small. 

Double Exposure is Kelley's first album in a 3 years the last being To Dreamers which came out on Sub Pop. What the heck has he been doing since, you ask? Well renovating the garage for one, and using said garage studio to engineer, produce or encourage the above named bands… You see time flies when you're having fun. Add in some love, a little heartbreak, turning 40, deciding to jog everyday, staring at the wall, singing hundreds of songs into the phone, sleeping, recording an album of cover songs with his family, making a couple 45 singles, catching white wine buzzes, playing keyboards on tour with Rodriguez, and signing on with old supporters at Third Man Records… really as good old Sandy Denny sang, who knows where the time goes?

Anyway, if you stir up all that stuff and a few other things we won't mention here, you have the makings of the fantastic and heartfelt record, Double Exposure. 10 new jams that Thee Oh Sees main man, John Dwyer, describes as "A piece of gold in your ear, A lovely thought in your mind, A breeze in the sun, This record is perfect…" 

Nicely put there Johnny! And you too will thrill to the sound of delay pedals twisting the keys on "Inside My Head", crane your neck to the backwards guitars of "Are You My Love", ramble and gamble to the clanging cymbals on the title track, question the sanity of a song called "Kim Chee Taco Man", and finally, fall down and weep at the sweet fluted sentiments of "It's Summertime Again".  

For all of you Aussie rules fans, the album was mixed and mastered by Mikey Young of Eddy Current Suppression Ring/Total Control and features Stoltz playing most of the instruments himself and overdubbing parts through his trusty 8 track tape machine.  
Praise for To Dreamers
 
"a beguiling gem" Mojo 

" [an] instrumentally adventurous homemade treat" Daily Mirror
 
"vibrant" Q Magazine

"Kelley Stoltz is one of the millennium's great unsung auteurs" Uncut
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