Nashville indie-sleaze staples Be Your Own Pet solely ever launched two albums — 2006’s self-titled and 2008’s Get Awkward. After breaking apart in 2008, band members Jemima Pearl, Jamin Orrall, Jonas Stein, and John Eatherly went on to numerous different initiatives (Jamin Orrall is one half of JEFF The Brotherhood, for instance). Now, nevertheless, Be Your Own Pet are reuniting for a pair of reveals opening for Jack White’s Provide Chain Points Tour.
The Be Your Own Pet announcement comes as a part of an in depth listing of openers for White’s tour, with every act dealing with one to a few dates. On the North American leg, these performers additionally embody Sugar Custom, Olivia Jean, Geese, July Discuss, Males I Belief, Starcrawler, JD McPherson, Briston Maroney, Chicano Batman, Natalie Bergman, the Afghan Whigs, the Kills, the Backseat Lovers, Delvon Lamarr Organ Trio, Ezra Furman, Cautious Clay, Glove, and yet one more to be introduced. European openers embody Chubby & The Gang, Yard Act, SONS, Physician Victor, Ko Ko Mo, Larkin Poe, Equal Idiots, and Mdou Moctar.
Particularly, Be Your Own Pet will be part of White on the Tabernacle in Atlanta on April 28 after which on the Ascend Amphitheater of their hometown of Nashville on April 30. One thing tells me this isn’t the final we’ve heard from Be Your Own Pet, both.
“I’ve had a Be Your Own Pet-sized gap in my coronary heart for the previous 14 years,” Pearl stated in a press launch. “We shared one thing life-changing collectively, so to get to return and do it once more as adults seems like coming house.”
“We’re right here to have enjoyable and benefit from the good instances,” Stein added. “After sufficient time goes by, the negativity turns into life expertise and the positivity grows and turns into extra enjoyable and laughter. Be secure and have enjoyable with it!”
- 04/28 – The Tabernacle @ Atlanta, GA *
- 04/30 – Ascend Amphitheater @ Nashville, TN *
- * – supporting Jack White