SCREENINGS ADDED TO THE
KIDS LIKE YOU & ME TOUR
ATLANTA, 2ND NASHVILLE DATE, CHARLOTTE, AND MORE!
Seminal punk rockers and VICE Records artist the Black Lips are hitting the road this fall for a set of select dates which will include a performance as well as a special screening of their new rock and roll feature length movie Kids Like You & Me that shows the punk rockers playing where few western bands have gone before, deep into the Middle East. The band was on a humanitarian rock and roll mission to bridge cultural divides and smash stereotypes with the universal sound of punk rock. The film highlights the flower punk quartet’s life changing journey through the land of the pyramids for a documentary that is both heart-wrenching and soul-churning in the midst of pure cultural chaos. Be sure to come check out a screening followed by a Black Lips wild live performance (full dates below).
Kids Like You & Me, directed by Bill Cody, documents a journey through one of the most exciting regions in the world including three groundbreaking stops in Egypt. (The last known American rock band to play Egypt being The Grateful Dead in 1978!) Get on the bus with Black Lips and their good friends, Lebanese indie rockers, Lazzy Lung. See the people of the Middle East the way they really are. Shopkeepers and restaurant owners. Skaters, graffiti artists and musicians. Revolutionaries and dreamers. Kids like you and me. You’ll never look at the Middle East the same way after seeing this film.
WATCH THE THEATRICAL TRAILER FOR KIDS LIKE YOU & ME HERE: http://youtu.be/HdC4WKy-MqI
Kids Like You & Me will be available December 3rd on Tunes, Amazon and at all fine retailers.
UPCOMING BLACK LIPS SHOWS + SCREENING THEATER
10/27 – Atlanta Film Festival (screening only) – Atlanta, GA
11/1 – Chop Shop show & Screening (10/30 at 8PM) – Charlotte, NC*
11/2 – Black Cat & E Street Cinema (12 Midnight screening)
– Washington, DC
11/3 – Asbury Lanes & The Showroom (7 PM screening)
– Asbury Park, NJ
11/4 – Music Hall of Williamsburg & Nitehawk Cinema (7PM screening)
– Brooklyn, NY
11/5 – Bowery Ballroom & Village East (7PM screening) – New York, NY
11/7 – First Unitarian Church & Ritz 5 (11/6 @ 9PM screening)
– Philadelphia, PA*
11/7 – Belcourt Theater (screening only) – Nashville, TN
11/8 – Ottobar & Harbor East (11/7 @ 9PM screening) – Baltimore, MD*
11/9 – Lincoln Theatre & Mission Valley (12 Midnight screening)
– Raleigh, NC
11/10 – Exit/In & The Stonefox (7PM screening) – Nashville, TN
*denotes screening and show happening on different days