Wooden Shjips sail into
Mid-West for Mid-Summer

August 2, 2014

Wooden Shjips play a quick trio of dates in the long nights of high summer in the US Mid-West.

Saturday August 2 the Shjips play at the famed First Avenue in Minneapolis with support from Moss Folk.

Sunday August 3 in Milwaukee at The Cactus Club again with Moss Folk.

Monday August 4 finds Wooden Shjips in Chicago sharing the bill with Maps & Atlases at the acclaimed Downtown Sound series in Chicago’s famous Millenium Park.

This show starts early at 6:30 PM and is FREE!

Wooden Shjips at This is Not A Love Song Festival in Nimes

May 30, 2014


Wooden Shjips’ second show of a string of European dates was their appearance at the This Is Not A Love Song festival in Nimes France. The 3 Day festival has some of the most exciting acts hitting the Festivals this Summer and Wooden Shjips got the Friday festivities going strong with their set, featuring plenty of tunes from their acclaimed Back To Land record.

Performances from the festival are being streamed by Arte TV in France. You can see Wooden Shjips here:


Wooden Shjips Dates in Europe

May 30, 2014

Wooden Shjips hit the road again in Europe hitting select festivals and major cities, wowing crowds with their heavy blast of unique grooves in support of their acclaimed album Back To Land. Catch them when you can!

05/29/2014 Dudingen, Switzerland @ Bad Bonn Kilbi

05/30/2014 Nimes, France @ This is not a Love Song

05/31/2014 Lyon, France @ Nuits Sonores

06/02/2014 Paris, France @ Glazart

06/03/2014 London, UK @ Electric Ballroom

06/04/2014 Birmingham, UK @ O2 Academy

06/05/2014 Brussels, Belgium @ Magasin 4

06/06/2014 Eindhoven, Netherlands @ Psych Lab

06/07/2014 Athens, Greece @ Plissken


Wooden Shjips On Tour In Europe!

February 13, 2014


Wooden Shjips head back to the continent to tour in support of the Thrill Jockey release Back To Land. It all starts Thursday in Oslo, Norway and rolls on to Stockholm and Gothenburg, with stops in Denmark, Holland, Germany, Italy, Austria, Croatia, Hungary, France, Spain and Portugal. Wooden Shjips will be sailing in the face of the Polar Vortex and taking their explosive sounds all across Europe this Winter.

Check out all the details on gigs and venues at the tour page.


West Coast Tour!
KEXP has video from the November Radio Session.

January 16, 2014


Wooden Shjips are back on tour for a ride up and down the West Coast. The tour starts tonight at the Doug Fir in Portland Oregon before hitting Seattle, Vancouver and multiple dates in Calfornia.

You can check out all the upcoming tour dates on the Tour page here.

In anticipation of the show on Friday Seattle’s 90.3 KEXP has posted video from a studio session that took place back in November of 2013 just prior to Back To Land’s release.

You can read about it here.


KEXP has video of the whole session on YouTube.

NME Premieres New Video For Everybody Knows

December 10, 2013

In an exclusive, Wooden Shjips new video for Everybody Knows is now streaming on NME.COM


New Merchandise In The Shops

December 10, 2013

Back to Land LP’s & CD’s available now in both the EU and US webshops including the new T-Shirts.

Check it out in the Shop!

Wooden Shjips Live on VPRO

December 4, 2013

Wooden Shjips played a session for VPRO 3voor12 on Sunday ahead of their show in Utrecht.

The video is now up on the VPRP page and you can watch it on YouTube.


Back To Land out Today! Spin Premieres New Video!

November 12, 2013

Back To Land the fourth record from Wooden Shjips is out today on Thrill Jockey Records and hits the best independent record stores or can be purchased from iTunes and from Thrill Jockey.

Spin Magazine has the lowdown on the new video for the title track for the new album Back To Land directed by the Hylas Film Collective.

Wooden Shjips play tonight in Boston.



Wooden Shjips in NPR’s Heavy Rotation

November 11, 2013

DJ Mario Cotto from KCRW in Santa Monica highlights “These Shadows” as his pick for NPR’s Heavy Rotation. Heavy Rotation is a monthly sampler of public radio hosts’ favorite songs. You can listen to all of the DJ’s picks here!