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Two Birds / One Stone Tour Announcement

Well. We were all waiting, weren't we? Yes. We were. Because one round wasn't enough, and because we missed y'all, gosh darn it. Also, because Obama said we have to. We (Dave and Matt, of course) are SO excited about getting out and seeing a million* faces, and rocking them all. Or is it seeing a million vases and rocking the mall. Let's digress.

SO - that said, we will be out doing round two of the Two Birds, One Stone Tour. Should be a blast!! Below are the dates.** We would love to see any and all of you out there! As Buckwheat so eloquently said - "been a nong time since dem days!"

Amen, Buckwheat. Amen.

-Matt & Dave

*might be less than a million, but only slightly
**more dates TBD, keep an eye out via our twitter accounts- @davebarnesmusic & @mattwertz

March 26 - Houston, TX - Fitzgerald's
March 27 - Austin, TX - The Belmont
March 28 - Dallas, TX - Granada Theater
April 10 - New York City, NY - Highline Ballroom
April 11 - Washington, D.C. - The Howard Theatre

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The Snow Globe Shop

Y'all- I'm SO STOKED to finally be able to let you know about a project I've been working on for the last few months called The Snow Globe Shop! Without fail, year after year I am coming up empty trying to find a meaningful, unique gift to give to the people I care the most about. There's something about giving a gift with a story that is more fun to give, you know? So I decided to do something about it, collaborating with some of my favorite brands like fashionABLE, Consider The Wldflwrs, Great Bear Wax Co and more to develop 5 gifts this holiday that will be a blast to watch your favorite people open (or just plain enjoy for yourself!)

A wallet, a beanie, a candle, a bracelet (bangle, cuff, or whatever you want to call it...), and a mug. Something for everyone. Shop the entire linup here:

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Vinyl Presale

Up for Pre-Order TODAY: Limited & Exclusive #23Places 10th Anniversary Shirts, Vinyl, and Art Posters! All super-limited and available at

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Twenty Three Places Deluxe Vinyl Release

On October 21, 2014, Matt Wertz's Twenty Three Places will release on vinyl for the first time. Production is limited to 500 hand-numbered & signed copies, and will feature a deluxe gate-folded record jacket and an 8 page jumbo photo booklet insert with stories behind each song. Presale starts Tuesday, October 14, 2014 here at!


Twenty Three Places Digital Rerelease

Big news about Twenty Three Places this fall, and stay tuned for more fun soon!

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Tour Update!

The 23 Places Tour offers are IN!! THANK YOU!! We're beginning to put this puzzle together & we'll let you know ASAP if your place made the cut! ALSO, it's not too late to make an offer! Your place may just be the missing piece that completes the 23 Places Tour picture!

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23 Places Tour

This fall, I'm excited to announce that we're going to be celebrating the 10 year anniversary of my album, Twenty Three Places! There are tons of fun ways we have planned to celebrate, but one of the things I'm most excited about is dusting these songs off and playing them for people in the order they appeared on the album, and in the PLACES they were initially heard in...

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