NOTHING Announce Spirit of the Stairs – B-Sides & Rarities

Philadelphia’s critically acclaimed NOTHING return with Spirit of the Stairs – B-Sides & Rarities, a collection of tracks spanning the band’s career at the forefront of independent rock. Previously unavailable digitally, Spirit of the Stairs captures NOTHING’s themes of addiction, loss, anxiety, and more, through demos and live recordings of such tracks as their renowned single “Dig,” Tired of Tomorrow’s “Fever Queen,” a faithful cover of Grouper’s “Heavy Water/I’d Rather Be Sleeping,” New Order’s “Leave Me Alone,” Ride’s “Vapour Trail,” and more. The full compilation sees its release next Wednesday, March 6 via Relapse Records on all digital platforms.

They’ve also confirmed U.S. dates with Tony Molina down to SXSW and a Midwest/East Coast tour with Basement in support of their critically acclaimed albumDance on the Blacktop. Check below for a full list of dates.

03/06: Asbury Park Brewery – Asbury Park, NJ*
03/07: Brooklyn Bazaar – Brooklyn, NY*
03/08: Amityville Music Hall – Amityville, NY*
03/09: Wind Up Space – Baltimore, MD*
03/10: Amo’s Southend – Charlotte, NC*
03/11: Republic NOLA – New Orleans, LA*
03/12: Stereogum Range Life – Austin, TX^
03/13: Three Links – Dallas, TX +
03/14: Official Levitation SXSW Showcase at Hotel Vegas – Austin, TX^
03/15: Dr. Martens Unofficial at Container Bar – Austin, TX^
03/16: Thrasher x Vans Deathmatch – Austin, TX^
05/11: The Broadberry – Richmond, VA $
05/14: Theater of the Living Arts – Philadelphia, PA $
05/16: Royale – Boston, MA $
05/17: Rec Room – Buffalo, NY $
05/18: Mr. Smalls Theatre – Pittsburgh, PA $
05/21: Hell at The Masquerade – Atlanta, GA #
05/22: Metro – Chicago, IL #
05/24: Exit / In – Nashville, TN #
05/25: The Citadel – Indianapolis, IN #
05/26: Majestic Theatre – Detroit, MI #

* w Tony Molina & Candy
^ SXSW in Austin TX
+ w Soft Kill, The KVB, Chastity
$ w Basement & Teenage Wrist
# w Basement & Gouge Away