12 January 2016: Baltimore New Wave Rockers Jumpcuts Announce Upcoming “Fiber Optic Bondage” Album
Two New Video Premieres
(Los Angeles, CA) The Musebox today announced that Baltimore electronic new wave rock band Jumpcuts will release a limited edition 7” single and embark on a tour of the East Coast this October and November in support of their sophomore album Fiber Optic Bondage, due for release this spring. Following several national and regional tours, singer and multi-instrumentalist Andy Shankman tracked the songs “Headlights” and “Curses and Verses” at Baltimore’s Mobtown Studios with producer Mat Leffler-Schulman (Future Islands, Dustin Wong). Fiber Optic Bondage blends atmospheric synths, danceable beats, and Shankman’s introspective lyrics.
Jumpcuts recently premiered two new videos for songs taken from the new album—“Everything We Are” and “For Any Sake.” Check them out here:
“Everything We Are”
“For Any Sake”
Jumpcuts’ resume includes tour dates spanning the eastern half of the U.S., opening slots for Phantogram and School of 7 Bells, collaborations with producers of Beach House and Celebration, and a featured performance slot on WFUM’s Live From Cleveland.
Shankman, known for his angular guitar work, will incorporate simultaneous singing and guitar looping for much of the new material. More information on Jumpcuts is available on the band’s websitewww.jumpcutsmusic.com.
HEAR JUMPCUTS’ “HEADLIGHTS” AND “CURSES AND VERSES” ON THE BAND’S SOUNDCLOUD PAGE