High Dive Records will host a showcase on Jan. 27th at the Replay Lounge. Killer Bill featuring Shy Boy, The Conquerors and Fullbloods. $3 cover.
This year’s Lawrence Field Day Fest is taking place July 14th-16th, and we are excited to host a label showcase Friday night July 15th of the fest at the Jackpot Music Hall. Check out the set times below. 7PM – Rev Gusto 8PM – Tambourine Club 9PM – Bummer 10PM – The Conquerors 11PM – Shy Boys 12PM – Psychic Heat
This year’s Middle of The Map Festival is taking place May 4th -May 7th. On May 5th High Dive Records will be hosting a showcase featuring Psychic Heat, The Conquerors & Shy Boys at Mills Record Company. Berwanger and Fullbloods will also be playing sets during the festival. Killer lineup, so make sure to grab your tickets now.
Be sure to check out the Shows page as Shy Boys will be heading west this summer in support of their latest LP.
The ‘Fantastic Musical Odyssey’ that is the Des Moines 80/35 Festival will be showcasing Shy Boys on Saturday, July 5th in the heart of downtown Des Moines. Dr. Dog, Conor Oberst and Dawes are just a few of the artists that will be appearing so plan on packing the van for an old fashioned road trip this summer. Whatever you do, don’t forget the hot dogs. Full 80/35 info here!
Shy Boys stopped by Rock Island, IL on their latest tour and recorded a session for Daytrotter. You can listen here.
Check out the review from Pitchfork that went up today right here and get your hands on the Shy Boys’ debut LP over at the High Dive Store.
SPIN debuted the newest Shy Boys single, ‘Bully Fight’ yesterday and you can hear it for yourself here. Shy Boys celebrate tomorrow night with their album release show at Harlings upstairs in KC and 8th St. Taproom in Lawrence on Saturday with an East Coast/Midwest tour later this month.
Shy Boys are celebrating their highly anticipated debut LP with two shows this weekend in the Kansas City/Lawrence area. Friday, the boys will be playing at Harlings Upstairs with KnotLazy and Metatone. The 8th St. Tap Room will host the band on Saturday night. You can preorder the album on vinyl, cassette or compact disc at the High Dive store. Shy Boys Tour Dates: 1/23; Springfield – Lindbergs 1/24; Nashville – Nehau5 1/26; Norfolk – The Dining Room House 1/28; Philadelphia – Kung Fu Necktie 1/29; NYC – Cake Shop 1/31; Brooklyn – Glasslands 2/2; Columbus – Kobo 2/3; Dayton – Canal Public House 2/5; Chicago – Schuba’s 2/6; Minneapolis – Cause 2/7; Omaha – O’Leavers
The second single off the very anticipated debut from Shy Boys debuted on Pitchfork today. Give ‘Is This Who You Are?’ a listen now. The album will be released on vinyl, compact disc & cassette via High Dive Records on 1/21/14.
High Dive will be throwing a little post-Thanksgiving party at downtown KCMO this Black Friday. The Hips, The ACBs and Shy Boys will all be performing at The Brick and we hope to have a few surprises throughout the night to celebrate 2013, the year we were birthed into this frightening and fascinating world. Check out the event here and we’ll see you there!
The first single from Shy Boys’ self-titled debut album is now available via Ad Hoc. Their eagerly anticipated LP will be released 1.21.14 with a US tour to follow. More details to come soon but for now you can pre-order the album on Vinyl, CD or cassette over at the High Dive Store. Enjoy!
Congrats to Shy Boys for winning ‘Best Band Everyone Can Agree On’ in this year’s Pitch “Best of” issue. Look for their debut album within the next few months as they are currently crossing the t’s and dotting the lower case j’s to get it ready for the world.
Make sure to stop by the High Dive tent at 19th and Wyandotte tomorrow evening for the second annual Crossroads Summer Block Party. Shy Boys will be playing along side some other great local bands for this first Friday event. We’ll have copies of the High Dive Spring sampler and plenty of tees looking for a home.
Check out ‘Heart Is Mine’, a new track from Shy Boys featured on our High Dive Spring Sampler. Grab the entire 7 song set and enjoy rare tracks and remixes of High Dive artists.
High Dive Records will be hosting our first showcase at this year’s Middle of the Map festival held in Westport, KCMO April 4-6. The showcase will be held at Gusto Lounge and will feature our entire roster. Check out middleofthemapfest.com for ticket information and scheduling. Besides featuring a huge selection of talented local artists, Middle of the Map will also bring in nationally recognized acts Deerhoof, Divine Fits, Grizzly Bear and The Joy Formidable to name a few. Schedule for the High Dive Showcase @ Gusto Lounge Friday, April 5th: Fourth of July: 8:45pm Shy Boys: 9:45pm The ACBs: 10:45pm Ghosty: 11:45pm
Shy Boys ushered in the year of the snake with help from bands Torben and Coward last Friday at Windhorse Gallery.
The shy guys will be playing at Windhorse Tattoo and Gallery in the Crossroads District on Friday, February 8th celebrating the gallery’s 3rd anniversary. Admission is free and Shy Boys start at 8:00PM.
On January 1st, 2013, High Dive Records released its initial and current lineup of bands. Hailing from Lawrence and Kansas City, they are: The ACBs Fourth of July Ghosty Shy Boys