Photos – Bear Hands at the Media Club, Vancouver, April 2 2014
– Jen Leung photos
Bear HandsÂ at the Media Club in Vancouver, near the beginning of their spring 2014 North American tour in support of their album Distraction.
The Brooklyn band recently wowed audiences atÂ South By Southwest, promptingÂ NPR to single them outÂ as one of the best discoveries of the festival.Â The current tourÂ features stops atÂ Coachella,Â Lollapalooza,Â EdgefestÂ andÂ Big Guava Music FestÂ and includes dates withÂ Bombay Bicycle ClubÂ andÂ Cage the Elephant.
DistractionÂ has been met with praise from the likes ofÂ Consequence of SoundÂ andÂ Alternative Press, who said, “BearÂ HandsÂ are great… and they’re evolving faster than most of the stuff on your hard drive.” Band members includeÂ Dylan Rau, Ted Feldman, Val Loper, and TJ Orscher.
Check out their NSFW video for the song “Peacekeeper” below:
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