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Death Valley Girls Share Video for "(One Less Thing) Before I Die"

The song is off the band's album Darkness Rains, out now on Suicide Squeeze

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Death Valley Girls have shared the video for ”(One Less Thing) Before I Die” off their album Darkness Rains, out now on Suicide Squeeze Records.

Like most Death Valley Girls songs, ”(One Less Thing) Before I Die” is a quick burst of desert-scuzz pop. The blink-and-you’ll-miss-it nature of their song-work makes them the perfect vehicles for music video experiments. Where previous videos featured psychedelic filmography and Iggy Pop eating a hamburger, the video for ”(One Less Thing) Before I Die” digs deep into the band’s twin bedrocks of sun-bleached desert aesthetics and gnarly excavations of the counter-culture. It features footage the band shot of stuntman Mad Mike Hughes attempting to launch his homemade steam-powered rocket out of the Nevada desert. Also included: widowers, funerals and desecration of holy fish. Gnarly stuff.

Death Valley Girls will be hitting the road for the rest of the year—those dates can be found further down.

Watch the video for ”(One Less Thing) Before I Die” and listen to Death Valley Girls’ 2016 Daytrotter Session below.

Death Valley Girls Tour Dates:

06 – San Diego, Calif. @ Casbah*
14 – Lake Perris, Calif. @ Desert Daze
18 – Riverside, Calif. @ Aurea Vista
19 – Las Vegas, Nev. @ Bunkhouse Saloon
20 – Tempe, Ariz. @ Yucca Tap Room
21 – Tucson, Ariz. @ Club Congress
23 – Austin, Texas @ Hotel Vegas
24 – Dallas, Texas @ Regal Room
25 – Norman, Okla. @ Opolis
26 – Memphis, Tenn. @ The Hi Tone
29 – Baltimore, Md. @ Metro Gallery#
30 – Philadelphia, Pa. @ Kung Fu Necktie#
31 — New York, N.Y. @ Knockdown Center*

01 – New York, N.Y. @ Mercury Lounge#
02- Cleveland, Ohio @ The Winchester#
03 – Detroit, Mich. @ Deluxx Fluxx#
04 – Chicago, Ill. @ Beat Kitchen#
05 – Milwaukee, Wis. @ Cactus Club#
07 – Denver, Colo. @ Larimer Lounge#
08 – Salt Lake City, Utah @ Urban Lounge#
09 – Boise, Idaho @ The Olympic#
11 – Chico, Calif. @ Duffy’s#
13 – Portland, Ore. @ Mississippi Studios#
14 – Vancouver, B.C. @ Fox Cabaret#
15 – Bellingham, Wash. @ The Shakedown#
16 – Seattle, Wash. @ Freakout
17 – Eugene, Ore. @ Old Nicks#
20 – San Francisco, Calif. @ Rickshaw Stop#

(* w/ Roky Erickson)
(# w/ Gymshorts)

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