New FX Tv Show featuring Gloom Balloon
Gloom Balloon will be bleeding all over the Midwest with his boy Christopher the Conquered… here are the dates… Tell your buddies
Upcoming Shows: Gloom Balloon
04/17 - Rock Island, IL - RIBCO*
04/18 - Ames, IA - DG’s Tap House w/Twins
04/19 - Lincoln, NE - Duffy’s*
04/20 - Kansas City, MO - Art Closet*
04/21 - Iowa City, IA - Gabe’s* Mountain Goats After Party
04/22 - Columbia, MO - Sparky’s* w/Devin Frank, Steph
04/23 - St. Louis, MO - The Livery*
04/24 - Campaign, IL - Mike and Molly’s
04/25 - Chicago, IL - Secret House Show * w/Sam Vicari (write us for deets)
04/27 - Milwaukee, WI - Quarters Rock ‘n Roll Palace* w/ Sat Nite Duets
04/28 - Chicago, IL - Township* w/ Hudson Branch
04/29 - Dubuque, IA - Eronel*
04/30 - Madison, WI - Indie Coffee*
05/01 - Beloit, WI - Coughy Haus (University of Beloit)*
05/02 - Kirksville, MO - The Aquadome*
05/03 - Spencer, IA - The Bear*
05/09 - Des Moines, IA - The Vaudeville Mews w/Satellite State Release Show
05/18 - Minneapolis, MN - Honey w/ Ryan Sutherland
*w/ Christopher The Conquered
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Brian and his Pants Off Podcast sits down with Patrick of Gloom Balloon for an hour and talks all things rock n roll!
Read the most in depth feature on Gloom Balloon ever. Magically written by Chester Whelks on A Negative Narrative! Chester spoke to Patrick, Chris Ford, and H.D. Harmsen about the creation of their debut LP
Read the feature here…
Magnet Magazine is making the world debut our our new video for the song, Fix the Sunshine. The video was made by our friend film maker Ben Godar. We could not be more excited about this, thanks to Ben for making a killer video and Magnet for debuting it.
Impose Magazine debuts the new Gloom Balloon video for the song, Summer Buzz and Summer Heat.
The video was made by the wonderful Lei Lei Kung, and transports us to a sunny slumberland.
Thanks Lei Lei for making such a beautiful video and thanks Impose for writing a wonderful interview about it…
Check out this amazingly written interview about Gloom balloon with Chester Whelks of Joup.
We talk about recording, Bill Doss, and feeling pretty gloomy
Honored by the kind words from Steven Hyden on GRANTLAND.com as we are picked for one of their songs of the week!
Album release week continues with a behind the scenes look at us recording the strings on the new Gloom Balloon record. Dan Welk captured it all, mr. H.D. Harmsenconducting his amazing arrangements, Christopher the Conquered recording on the tape machines, and me singing in a whisper as to not bleed with the strings.. Thanks Dan for this beautiful shot document of us recording the record!
You can now hear our new single, “Summer Buzz and Summer Fervor” off the new record it’s name is play on the lyric Summer Buzz and Summer Heat from Jumping Fences by The Olivia Tremor Control it’s a song about Bill Doss and how no one sings summer songs like him.. Even Brian Wilson… Indie Happy Hour posted the tune yesterday listen there.. here is a pic of Bill and I above singing that very lyric..