Chicago's Effigies have announced a short tour this month in support of their new album, Reside. The album marks the band's first full-length release since their 1986 LP, Ink and all area dates are the band's first area appearances since their final 1988 tour. The reunited band features three quarters of the original lineup including, John Kezdy (vocals), Steve Economou (drums) and Paul Zamost (bass). Guitarist Robert McNaughton – a well-known film composer whose credits include Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer – joined upon the band's reformation in 2004.
|July 24, 2008||The Black Cat [backstage]||Washington, DC||EPD & Government Warning|
|July 25, 2008||Southpaw||Brooklyn, NY||EPD & Blackout Shoppers|
|July 26, 2008||Live on WFMU 91.1 FM||3.00pm||Terre T's Cherry Blossom Clinic|
|July 26||Maxwell's||Hoboken, NJ||EPD|