Alex Bleeker and The Freaks
Thursday night, Real Estate bassist Alex Bleeker kicks off a mini tour with his side project The Freaks at San Francisco’s Evergold Gallery. For this show, Bleeker tells Jambands.com that he’s put together a special lineup comprised of members from San Fran psych rock groups Young Prisms and Melted Toys along with fellow Ridgewood, NJ band Family Portrait. The show will also feature performances by San Francisco’s Little Wings and Portland outfit The Memories. Alex Bleeker and the Freaks recently signed to Domino Records and will kick off their first national tour tomorrow night. The mini tour will then move to Brooklyn, NY’s Monster Island Basement on August 8, eventually closing out on August 20 at North Hampton, NH’s Runnymede Farm. Bleeker and the Freaks are currently working on their sophomore effort which is expected to be released in the fall.