Mac DeMarco has decided to go it by himself, setting up his own label.
Creatively titled Mac’s Record Label, a statement explains the name was picked out alongside his friend Jen Twynn Payne, drummer of The Courtneys. Great minds and all that.
Material released via Mac’s Record Label will be distributed by Caroline, which provides support for releases by all kinds of professional endeavours and organisations including Epitaph, ATO and Fool’s Gold. It’s in good hands, basically. We’re not relying on Mac DeMarco sending out press releases here.
DeMarco is also heading off on a batch of new solo tour dates this November and December. Titled the ‘Purple Bobcat Next to River Tour’, you can check out the run below.
3-4 Long Beach, CA – Tropicalia Fest
12 Phoenix, AZ – Valley Bar
13 Albuquerque, NM – Sister Bar
14 Oklahoma City, OK – ACM Performance Lab
17 Chattanooga, TN – Walker Theatre
18 Asheville, NC – The Grey Eagle
20 Charlotte, NC – McGlohon Theater
21 Durham, NC – Motorco Music Hall
23 Atlanta, GA – King Plow Art Center
24 Athens, GA – Georgia Theatre
25 Jackson, MS – Hal and Mals
26 New Orleans, LA – Music Box Village
28 Austin, TX – The Paramount Theatre
29 Dallas, TX – Texas Theatre
30 San Antonio, TX – The Will Naylor Smith River Walk Plaza at the Tobin Center
3 Tucson, AZ – 191 Toole