Bob Mould‘s Merge debut Silver Age is in stores on CD, LP, and digital now. Watch Bob Mould and his band on The Late Show with David Letterman now!
Bob will perform “The Descent” tonight on The Late Show With David Letterman, backed by drummer Jon Wurster (Superchunk, The Mountain Goats) and Jason Narducy (Split Single, Verbow), both of whom recorded Silver Age with Bob and accompany him live on all current tour dates.
In an interview with RollingStone.com, Bob said of Silver Age, “It’s a really simple, natural reactionary record after the three-year process of writing the autobiography, which is all about editing and all about the wordy stuff of writing a book. So it was nice to throw down a simple pop record.”
The full-band fall tour supporting Silver Age will be an elaborate affair: the classic Sugar album Copper Blue will be played front to back with an additional set mixing the new Silver Age material with Hüsker Dü, Sugar, and Mould solo classics will complete the evening.
Silver Age is available now on CD, LP, and digital in the Merge store, where you can also find our recent Sugar reissues: Copper Blue / Beaster Deluxe Edition and File Under: Easy Listening, or our special bundle of both.
Bob Mould on tour:
Sep 07 New York, NY – Webster Hall (SILVER AGE/COPPER BLUE show)
Sep 08 Washington, DC – 9:30 Club (SILVER AGE/COPPER BLUE show)
Sep 10 Boston, MA – Paradise (SILVER AGE/COPPER BLUE show)
Sep 11 Philadelphia, PA – Union Transfer (SILVER AGE/COPPER BLUE show)
Sep 13 Chicago, IL – Metro (SILVER AGE/COPPER BLUE show)
Sep 15 Minneapolis, MN – First Avenue (SILVER AGE/COPPER BLUE show)
Sep 18 Seattle, WA – Showbox (SILVER AGE/COPPER BLUE show)
Sep 19 Portland, OR – Wonder Ballroom (SILVER AGE/COPPER BLUE show)
Sep 21 San Francisco, CA – The Fillmore (SILVER AGE/COPPER BLUE show)
Sep 23 Pensacola Beach, FL – DeLuna Fest (Bob Mould Plays COPPER BLUE)
Oct 30 Los Angeles, CA – El Rey (SILVER AGE/ COPPER BLUE show)
Nov 2–4 Austin, TX – Fun Fun Fun Fest