Necio Nights, the third studio album from Tex-Mex punk rockers Piñata Protest has been officially unleashed. The new record features appearances by Juan Brujo (Brujeria), Fredo Ortiz (Gogol Bordello, The Beastie Boys), Mark Bush (Voodoo Glow Skulls) and Ruben Durazo (Tim Time Bomb, Boogaloo Assassins). The LP’s first single “Crusty Cumbia” has invaded the airwaves; stream it below.
In support of Necio Nights, Piñata Protest will kick off a U.S. tour tonight in Austin, TX, which runs through August. The accordion-toting quartet return to New York City for a show with GBH and The Minutes at Brooklyn Bazaar on June 21 [TIX]. Piñata Protest and GBH also play Chrome in Waterford, NY on June 15.
Get full Piñata Protest tour dates below, with more to be announced soon.
Piñata Protest live:
April 13 @ Flamingo Cantina in Austin, TX
April 14 @ La Villita in San Antonio, TX
April 20 @ Salty Dog Cruise 2018 in Miami, FL
April 23 @ The Standard Collective in Melbourne, FL
April 24 @ Fubar in St Petersburg, FL
May 3 @ Time Out Lounge in Tempe, AZ
May 4 @ The Alement in Yuma, AZ
May 5 @ Station 1640 [1 PM] in Los Angeles, CA
May 5 @ Alex’s Bar [8 PM] in Long Beach, CA
May 7 @ Slide Bar in Fullerton, CA
May 12 @ Dead Horse in San Angelo, TX
June 13 @ Velvet Underground in Toronto, Canada
June 15 @ Chrome in Waterford, NY
June 16 @ Middle East in Cambridge, MA
June 17 @ The Webster Underground in Hartford, CT
June 19 @ Chameleon Club in Lancaster, PA
June 20 @ House of Independents in Asbury Park, NJ
June 21 @ Brooklyn Bazaar in Brooklyn, NY
June 22 @ The Voltage Lounge in Philadelphia, PA
June 23 @ Canal Club in Richmond, VA
August 30 @ Muddy Roots Festival in Cookeville, TN
August 31 @ The Masquerade in Atlanta, GA
more to be confirmed
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