The Black Lips Go Full-Hillbilly for “Boys in the Wood” Video

photo-6By now, you should know that the Black Lips are coming out with a new record, Underneath the Rainbow, on March 18th. Also, you’ve probably already heard the new single, “Boys in the Wood” – a decent garage rock anthem for proud hillbillies everywhere. Now, the Black Lips have made a music video with the ATL Twins that takes the song’s message to heart…maybe even too much. Basically, the video follows a bunch of backwoods hicks whose hobbies include (but are not limited to) freebasing meth, beating the shit out of people with baseball bats and other Deliverance-style degenerate behavior. It’s worth a watch. Check it out along with some tour dates below.

Boys in the Wood – The Black Lips

Tour Dates

3/7   Atlanta, GA   Variety Playhouse (w/ Deerhunter)
3/11-3/16   Austin, TX   SXSW
3/20   Pioneertown, CA   Pappy and Harriet’s *
3/21   Los Angeles, CA  El Rey Theatre *
3/22   Santa Ana, CA   Burgerama @ The Observatory
3/23   Felton, CA   Don Quixote’s *
3/24   San Francisco, CA   Great American Music Hall *
3/25   Sacramento, CA   Assembly *
3/27   Vancouver, BC   Rickshaw Theatre *
3/28   Seattle, WA   Neumo’s *
3/29   Portland, OR   Hawthorne Theater *
3/30   Boise, ID   Neurolux *
3/31   Salt Lake City, UT   Urban Lounge *
4/1 Bogota, Colombia   Club Las Vegas
4/2   Denver, CO   Bluebird Theater *
4/3   Albuquerque, NM   Sister Bar *
4/4   Phoenix, AZ   The Crescent Ballroom *
4/5   Solana Beach, CA   Belly Up Tavern *
4/14   Richmond, VA   The National ^
4/15   Washington, DC   Black Cat ^
4/17   New York, NY   Webster Hall ^
4/18   Philadelphia, PA   Union Transfer ^
4/19   Boston, MA   Paradise Rock Club ^
4/21   Montreal, QC   Corona Theatre ^
4/22   Toronto, ON   Phoenix Concert Theatre ^
4/24   Detroit, MI   Magic Stick ^
4/25   Cleveland, OH   Beachland Ballroom ^
4/26   Chicago, IL   TBA ^
4/27   St, Paul, MN   Turf Club ^
4/28   Omaha, NE   The Waiting Room ^
4/29   St Louis, MO   The Firebird ^
4/30   Kansas City, MO   The Riot Room ^
5/2-5/4   Austin, TX   Austin Psych Fest
5/16-5/18 Gulf Shore, AL  Hang Out Fest

* w/ The Coathangers
^ w/ Natural Child

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