Cameron McGill & What Army's Is A Beast, RIYL: Wilco, Spoon, the Shins

Cameron McGill & What Army have been garnering love across the blogosphere from some fine folks in anticipation of their latest release, Is A Beast (out 4/12). They’ve recorded a Daytrotter session that'll be up this spring, My Old Kentucky Blog just premiered a video for "Counterfeit" (, and No Depression bloggers profiled several of the band's releases: ( They’ll also be heading into the studios at JBTV Chicago for a taping on March 10. Plus, keep an eye out for a new video coming from Cameron, directed by Antoine Wagner (director of Phoenix’s Lisztomania video).
McGill (also a member of Margot & the Nuclear So and So’s) financed most of the new album through a successful campaign. He'll deliver his fifth full-length album, Is A Beast on April 12th (pre-order here: A national tour begins on March 31 in support of the release, with Adam Arcuragi on select dates.
McGill has past performances at Lollapalooza, SXSW, CMJ, and Monolith festival at Red Rocks. He’s shared the stage with Ben Kweller, Rachael Yamagata, The Autumn Defense, and Ian McCulloch of Echo & The Bunnymen.

March 31st - 7th St Entry - Minneapolis, MN w/ Miles Nielsen
April 1 - Project Lodge - Madison, WI w/ Miles Nielsen
April 2 – Mad Planet – Milwaukee, WI w/ Miles Nielsen
April 6 – Vaudeville Mews – Des Moines, IA
April 7 – Zoo Bar – Lincoln, NE
April 8 – The Walnut Room – Denver, CO
April 9 – The Triple Nickel Tavern – Colorado Springs, CO
April 11 – Velour Live – Provo, UT
April 12 – Urban Lounge – Salt Lake City, UT
April 13 – Road 34 – Fort Collins, CO
April 14 - Barley St Tavern - Omaha, NE
April 16 – The Basement – Nashville, TN w/ Miles Nielsen
April 17 – Local 506 – Chapel Hill, NC w/ Adam Arcuragi
April 19 – IOTA – Arlington, VA w/ Adam Arcuragi
April 20 – World Cafe Live – Philadelphia, PA w/ Adam Arcuragi
April 22 – Rockwood Music Hall Stage 2 – New York, NY w/ Adam Arcuragi
April 23 – Brillobox – Pittsburgh, PA w/ Adam Arcuragi
April 26 – Musica – Akron, OH w/ Adam Arcuragi
April 27 – PJ’s Lager House – Detroit, MI w/ Adam Arcuragi
April 28 – Founders Brewing Co – Grand Rapids, MI w/ Adam Arcuragi
April 29 – Schubas – Chicago, IL w/ Miles Nielsen, Adam Arcuragi
April 30 – Kryptonite – Rockford, IL