Hey Everyone— We’ve been busy as hell here at the mates HQ having moved studios. I’ll quickly fill you in. We have three main projects going now: 
1. a new mates album! 

2. a movie! we did the music for a short film awhile back for a director named marc brener called “Say it Ain’t Solo”. you can watch it here: 

http://www.fearnet.com/shorts/say-it-aint-solo

Then he wrote a script for a feature film and cast kori and i as the lead roles. So we’re taking acting lessons and working out all the logistics to shoot the thing in CT in October 2013. be ready….!

3. We’re gonna do the soundtrack for the movie too. (2 mates albums!

so it may seem quiet now, but it’s about to be loud.

Hey Everyone— We’ve been busy as hell here at the mates HQ having moved studios. I’ll quickly fill you in. We have three main projects going now: 

1. a new mates album! 

2. a movie! we did the music for a short film awhile back for a director named marc brener called “Say it Ain’t Solo”. you can watch it here: 

http://www.fearnet.com/shorts/say-it-aint-solo

Then he wrote a script for a feature film and cast kori and i as the lead roles. So we’re taking acting lessons and working out all the logistics to shoot the thing in CT in October 2013. be ready….!

3. We’re gonna do the soundtrack for the movie too. (2 mates albums!

so it may seem quiet now, but it’s about to be loud.

We are super excited to add another show in Hamden, CT on June 15th at the Spaceland Ballroom.  Tickets on sale this Friday, see you there

http://www.manicproductions.org/event/259407-mates-state-hamden

We are super excited to add another show in Hamden, CT on June 15th at the Spaceland Ballroom.  Tickets on sale this Friday, see you there

http://www.manicproductions.org/event/259407-mates-state-hamden

Postal Service

We are beyond excited to be supporting Postal Service on their upcoming tour - check out the dates here:

http://postalservicemusic.net/ra-ra-riot-mates-of-state-and-big-freedia-announced-as-support/

Audio-Files - Mates of State →

Here’s the full 30 minute documentary that aired on BYUTV this week.  A few days in the life of Mates of State.  Enjoy and share it around!

There’s a 30 minute documentary about us that airs tonight.  Here’s more information:

http://www.byutv.org/show/ae7ef399-a9ee-48ac-99b1-9c22ad9bd12e/audio-files?airdates=true

The video above is a preview of what’s to come, tune in!

http://trackwars.tumblr.com/ →

Kori made a playlist for Track Wars which is an online contest pitting people’s playlists together, most votes wins.  This week she is up against the defending champion J.E Skeets and needs some votes to beat him.  start voting!

Happy Valentine’s day from Mates in Hartford at March for Change

Happy Valentine’s day from Mates in Hartford at March for Change

shervinfoto:

taken today: Mates of State!
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shervinfoto:

taken today: Mates of State!

www.shervinfoto.com

We have a few of these posters left over and put them online. If you order by Monday you should get it by Christmas!

Http://matesofstate.bigcartel.com

We have a few of these posters left over and put them online. If you order by Monday you should get it by Christmas!

Http://matesofstate.bigcartel.com

Posters!

We had posters hand-screened from a Team Boo-era sticker designed by Oona (oonasuzannah@gmail.com).  The original color will be a limited edition, with only 100 printed.

We’ll have them for sale at all December shows until they are gone and then make whatever we have left available online.