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we tour Europe again opening for Built to Spill in november!
here are the dates, hope to see you here or there…

11/07 Sat Voxhall AARHUS/DK
11/08 Sun Rockefeller OSLO/NOR
11/09 Mon Debaser Medis STOCKHOLM/SWE
11/10 Tue Loppen COPENHAGEN/DK
11/11 Wed Enjoy Jazz Festival HEIDELBERG/D
11/13 Fri Gebaude 9 KOELN/D
11/15 Sun Bi Nuu BERLIN/D
11/16 Mon Ampere MÜNCHEN/D
11/17 Tue Mocrava ZAGREB/CRO
11/18 Wed Circolo Magnolia MILANO/IT
11/19 Thu Kaserne BASEL/CH
11/21 Sat Barcelo MADRID/ESP
11/22 Sun Bikini BARCELONA/ESP
11/23 Mon La Maroquinerie PARIS/F
11/24 Tue Trix ANTWERP/BEL
11/25 Wed Electric Ballroom LONDON/UK
11/26 Thu Concorde 2 BRIGHTON/UK
11/27 Fri Art School GLASGOW/UK
11/28 Sat Brudenell Social Club LEEDS/UK

12/04 Fri CH-ZURICH, Bogen F, w/Galopp

for this tour we're supported by: Pro Helvetia,
Popkredit Stadt Zürich, Swiss Music Export, SUISA and SIS

…and you know how thrilled we are about all that…

you still can watch our Paléo/Nyon show on ARTE TV here:
our next show is at the FREAK SCENE Festival in PARIS
and in november we see you all over europe again!

september 26: F-PARIS, La Flèche d'Or - Freak Scene Festival
november 7 — 28: EUROPE Tour w/Built to Spill

thanks everyone for coming out. Now back into the rehearsal space, writing new songs
and recording J&L stuff. See you soon again or in november: Europe Tour!


FRANCE: thanks a million for having us - that was marvelous!
If you live in France you can buy/order our records here:
Transat record store in Potiers
Total Heaven record store in Bordeaux

early february we gonna tour in France and play shows in Switzerland in april.

FRANCE: you can buy/order our records here:
Transat record store in Potiers
Total Heaven record store in Bordeaux

some next shows in december
also you can vote for us at KANAL K for 20 best albums of the year

hope to see you at one of these next DD shows in august septemer and october. we bring our new record again. vinyl, the 2nd print arrived too.

may 27: J&L Defer playing in Zurich/CH @ Elmo Delmo, w/Speedy Ortiz

Interview at Couleur 3 for the Rockspotting show - don't miss it on sunday may 11th - or/and come to see us this friday 9th at Le Bourg

next DD shows in switzerland in may and only a few Numerals records left - 2nd print already ordered

… going on US-Tour playing tons of shows from march 7 until april 14

SXSW, Valley of the Vapor, MacRock, Westcoast and Eastcoast. Playing with our friends Built To Spill at Treefort Festival Boise ID, touring with our friends Aan and Apostrophes the West and with our friends Ovlov and Lvl Up the East.

you now can stream our new record Numerals for 1 week on Pitchfork Advance, here
please spread!

release party: Zurich feb 7th at Bogen F. preorder ticket here
release dates: CH/EU: feb 7 and USA/CAN: feb 11


our new record called NUMERALS comes out in february 2014

Swiss/EU release of Numerals by Defer Records (Distribution CH: Irascible).
And !!! Record Release Party !!! at Bogen F in Zurich, save the date!
ticket pre-order here. Come all - it's the only show before leaving again to tour the States!

US/CAN-RELEASE of Numerals by Exploding in Sound Records.

VINYL pre-order: for US/CAN pre-order here - all other countries pre-order here
Download pre-order: here

Numerals was recorded between 2012 and 2013 in NYC, Seattle and Zurich. Scott Plouf plays his wonderful drums on this record and we worked also with Jim Roth again in Seattle. We're so thankful and honored to collaborate with such wonderful people and fantastic musicians!

There are 2 pre-released SINGLES which premiered on STEREOGUM: Ex Teenager read/listen here -> aswell as Rice & Bones read/listen here ->.
also PITCHFORK-> and PAPERBLOG-> reviewed our song Ex Teenager.
thanks millions for all that!

.... EU-TOUR FALL 2013 - opening for Built to Spill....

we're incredibly happy, amazed and thrilled to tour this fall all over Europe opening for our dear friends BUILT TO SPILL. It starts sept. 3rd in Madrid and ends oct. 5th in Helsinki - inbetween 15 countries, 25 shows... Hope to see you here and there...


Disco Doom are back in Zurich, preparing their new record for end of 2013
in the meantime watch our new video we made in New York
and come to see our next shows

.... DD IN NEW YORK ....

Disco Doom and J&L Defer are currently located in New York City until end of september 2012 working on new songs, eating dumplings and seeing tons of shows


2012 March: 7" vinyl split single release on Quiet Records
with our new song 'Drifter' and 'das automat' of Rabbit Theory
buy it on Quiet Records and/or watch the video here

.... TRUX REVERB ....

our last full lenght record released 2010/11 after a long travel through the landscapes of the US
on cd and vinyl (incl. download code)
on DEFER RECORDS / Irascible for Switzerland
on STATIC CULT LABEL/Stick Figure for USA
on RAKETE MUSIK/Cargo for Germany/Austria.
as digital download on our Bandcamp site ----> or on CDBaby or Itunes

buy it from us here >----< or in your prefered record store


(feb 2014: NUMERALS: vinyl, download)

2012: SPLIT DD w/ RABBIT THEORY - 7" vinyl single
2010/11: TRUX REVERB - vinyl / cd / download
2009: GREEN EXCITER EP - cd / download
2008: DREAM ELECTRIC - vinyl / cd (sold out) / MP3
2005: SPLIT DD w/ VENTURA - 10" vinyl
2003: BINARY STARS - vinyl / cd / MP3
2002: RRKR - vinyl / cd / MP3

.... DD's PAST SHOWS ....

::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::: 2015

09/26/15: F-PARIS, La Flèche d'Or/Freak Scene Festival
07/24/15: CH-NYON, Paléo Festival
04/24/15: D-SOLINGEN, Waldmeister
04/23/15: CH-LUZERN, Neubad
04/04/15: CH-BIENNE, Le Singe
04/03/15: CH-VEVEY, Rocking Chair

France-Tour 2015
02/14/15: F-POITIERS, Le Confort Modern
02/13/15: F-VENERAND, L'Ogre Rouge
02/12/15: F-BORDEAUX, L'Envers
02/09/15: E-SAN SEBASTIAN, DabaDaba
02/08/15: F-TULLE, Maure ou Vif
02/07/15: F-LIMOGES, El Doggo
02/06/15: F-RENNES, Le Marquis De Sade
02/05/15: F-PARIS, Espace B

::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::: 2014

12/18/14: CH-WINTERTHUR, Salzhaus
12/17/14: CH-ZUERICH, Schönegg
10/03/14: CH-DELEMONT, SAS
10/02/14: CH-CULLY, I Ha Nüt
09/13/14: CH-DUEDINGEN, Bad Bonn
08/25/14: CH-ZURICH, Kaufleuten
08/16/14: CH-LUZERN, Funk am See
05/23/14: CH-Langenthal, CHRAEMERHUUS
05/17/14: CH-Winterthur, GASWERK
05/09/14: CH/Lausanne, LE BOURG
05/02/14: CH/Schaffhausen, TAP TAB

US-Tour 2014
3/07/14 USA-San Jose, CA @ Cafe Stritch
3/11/14 USA-Austin, TX - No Play Music @ SXSW @ Cheer Up Charlies
3/12/14 USA-Austin, TX - Impose @ SXSW @ Longbranch Inn
3/13/14 USA-Austin, TX - EIS BBQ @ SXSW @ Todd's Mansion
3/14/14 USA-Austin, TX - KVRX Radio, Session for KVRX's SXSW Sampler
3/14/14 USA-Austin, TX - EIS Blowout @ SXSW @ Hole in the Wall
3/16/14 USA-Hot Springs, AR @ Valley of the Vapors Festival #
3/17/14 USA-Lawrence, KS @ Replay Lounge #
3/18/14 USA-Denver, CO @ Larimer Lounge #
3/19/14 USA-Salt Lake City, UT @ Barrel Room
3/22/14 USA-Boise, ID, BAND DIALOGUE II @ Treefort @ Skatefort/Rhodes Skate Park
3/23/14 USA-Boise, ID @ Treefort Music Fest @ El Korah Shrine, w/Built to Spill
3/24/14 USA-Boise, ID @ The Crux
3/25/14 USA-Portland, OR @ Bunk Bar
3/26/14 USA-Seattle, WA @ Black Lodge
3/28/14 USA-Lowell, MA @ Cumnock Hall at UMass
3/29/14 USA-Sommerville, MA @ Crane Room at Tufts University
3/30/14 USA-Boston, MA @ Great Scott w/ Pile, LVL UP, Krill
3/31/14 USA-Brooklyn, NY @ Cake Shop w/ Palehound, Zula
4/01/14 USA-Brooklyn, NY @ Death By Audio w/ Bad History Month, Leapling
4/02/14 USA-New Haven, CT @ Bar
4/03/14 USA-Philadelphia @ Golden Tea House
4/04/14 USA-Haggerstown, MD @ RCM
4/05/14 USA-Harrisonburg, VA @ Mac Rock Festival
4/06/14 USA-Columbus, OH @ Kobo Live
4/07/14 USA-Lakewood, OH @ Locker Room at Marshalls
4/08/14 USA-Toledo, OH @ Frankies
4/09/14 USA-Grand Rapids @ House of Pancakes
4/10/14 USA-Chicago, IL @ Township
4/11/14 USA-St. Louis @ The Firebird
4/12/14 USA-Cincinnati, OH @ The Comet
4/13/14 USA-Pittsburgh, PA @ Mr. Roboto Project

02/07/14: CH/Zurich, Bogen F - Record Release Party

::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::: 2013

12/07/2013: CH-ZURICH, Walcheturm - IOIC, Stummfilmvertonung at Marathon d. Kuenste
11/30/2013: CH-ZURICH OG9

EU-Tour 2913
opening for Built to Spill
10/05/2013: Finland HELSINKI, Tavastia
10/03/2013: Sweden  STOCKHOLM, Debaser Strand
10/02/2013: Norway OSLO, Rockefeller
10/01/2013: Sweden  GOTEBORG, Pustervik
09/29/2013: Denmark  COPENHAGEN, Pumpehuset
09/27/2013: Germany  BERLIN, Festsaal
09/26/2013: Germany  KÖLN, Gebaude 9
09/25/2013: Netherlands AMSTERDAM, Bitterzoet
09/23/2013: UK  LONDON, Electric Ballroom
09/21/2013: Belgium  ANTWERPEN, Trix
09/20/2013: France PARIS, La Maroquinerie
09/19/2013: Germany  SCHORNDORF, Manufaktur
09/18/2013: Germany  FRANKFURT, Zoom
09/17/2013: Germany  MÜNCHEN, Ampere
09/15/2013: Austria  WIEN, Flex
09/14/2013: Croatia  ZAGREB, Zedno Uho
09/13/2013: Italy  ROMA, Blackout
09/12/2013: Italy MILANO, Circolo Magnolia
09/11/2013: CH ZURICH, ABS
09/10/2013: CH  LAUSANNE,  Le Romandie Club
09/09/2013: CH  ZURICH,  Bogen F (Viadukt)
09/07/2013: Spain SAN SEBASTIAN, Kutxa Festival
09/06/2013: Spain  BARCELONA, Apolo
09/05/2013: Spain  VALENCIA, Wah Wah
09/04/2013: Portugal  LISBON, Lux Club
09/03/2013: Spain  MADRID, But

07/05/2013: CH-ZURICH, OG9
06/13/2013: CH-YVERDON, Amalgame
04/27/2013: CH-BADEN, Royal
04/26/2013: CH-LUZERN, Industriestrasse
04/20/2013: D-MUENCHEN, Kafe Kult


::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::: 2012

12/23/2012: CH-WINTERTHUR, Salzhaus
12/21/2012: CH-AARAU; Kiff
12/07/2012: CH-ZUERICH, Kilbi im Ueberall Festival, Bogen F

09/29/2012: USA-NEW YORK/NY @ Cake Shop
09/28/2012: USA-LOUISVILLE/KY @ Cropped Out Festival
08/22/2012: USA-NEW HAVEN @ Bar
08/10/2012: USA-BROOKLYN/NY @ Paperbox
07/15/2012: USA-BROOKLYN/NY @ Big Snow Buffalo Lodge
07/13/2012: USA-BOSTON/MA @ Hen House
06/18/2012: USA-NEW YORK, NY @ Delancey
06/02/2012: USA-BROOKLYN/NY @Shea Stadium
06/01/2012: USA-DANBURY/CT @ The Heirloom Arts Theater
05/30/2012: USA-ALLSTOM/MA @ The Butcher Shop

01/28/2012: F-LYON, Kraspek Myzik, Festival Plug & Play
01/26/2012: F-PARIS, Espace B
01/25/2012: F-STRASBOURG, Mudd Club
01/24/2012: F-CAEN, Le Préau Bis
01/22/2012: F-NANTES, Stakhanov
01/21/2012: F-RENNES, Jardin Moderne


::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::: 2011

12/03/2011: CH-BADEN, Royal
11/25/2011: CH-FRIBOURG, FriSonUSA/Canada Fall Tour 2011

US-TOUR Fall 2011
10/21/2011: USA-SEATTLE/WA, Moore Theater, Street Art Festival - w/Built To Spill, Seapony
10/20/2011: USA-PORTLAND/OR, Kenton Club - w/Scared Crow
10/18/2011: USA-BOISE/ID, Neurolux
10/12/2011: USA-SAN FRANCISCO/CA, Hemlock Tavern - w/Ugly Winner
10/10/2011: USA-SAN DIEGO/CA, The Tin Can Ale House
10/09/2011: USA-PHOENIX/AZ, Rogue Bar
10/08/2011: USA-PALM DESERT/CA, Red Barn
10/06/2011: USA-LOS ANGELES/CA, FILTERs Culture Collide Festival, Taix
10/02/2011: USA-CHICAGO/IL, Double Door - w/Bullied by strings, William Fillmore, New Canyons
09/30/2011: CAN-HAMILTON/ON, House Show
09/29/2011: CAN-HAMILTON/ON, The Casbah Lounge
09/28/2011: CAN-MONTREAL/QC, Le Divan Orange
09/27/2011: CAN-TORONTO/ON, Horseshoe Tavern
09/25/2011: USA-HAMDEN/CT, The Space
09/24/2011: USA-NEW YORK/NY, Cake Shop

09/01/2011: F-SAINT NAZAIRE, Farniente Festival
08/05/2011: CH-MOTIERS/CH, Hors Tribu
08/01/2011: CH-ZURICH/CH, Sommerbuehne Rote Fabrik
04/23/2011: CH-LAUSANNE, Le Romandie - w/Deerhoof, Extra Life

USA - SXSW Austin & WEST COAST Tour 2011
04/09/2011: USA-BOISE/ID, VAC -w/Helvetia
04/08/2011: USA-NAMPA/ID, Coffee Garage - w/Helvetia
04/05/2011: USA-SCOTTSDALE/PHOENIX/AZ, Rogue Bar
03/31/2011: USA-PIONEERTOWN/CA, Pappy & Harriets
03/26/2011: USA-PARIS/TX, Bakery - w/Bitter Darwin
03/24/2011: USA-AUSTIN/TX, Club De Ville
03/23/2011: USA-AUSTIN/TX, Ghost Room
03/21/2011: USA-HOUSTON/TX, Super Happy Fun Land
03/18/2011: USA-AUSTIN/TX, Nine Mile Records Party, Baltimore House
03/17/2011: USA-AUSTIN/TX, SXSW Back Alley Block Party
03/16/2011: USA-AUSTIN/TX, BD Riley- SXSW Showcase
03/11/2011: USA-SAN JOSE/CA, Monolith Sound Studio

02/19/2011: CH-NEUCHATEL, Queen Kong Club, w/Aerolith
02/17/2011: CH-GENEVA, Usine - w/ Black Angels
02/12/2011: CH-CHUR, Werkstatt
02/11/2011: CH-BULLE, EbullitionFRANCE Tour 2011

02/05/2011: F-RENNES/, L'Ubu
02/04/2011: F-LAVAL, Le Bar Des Artistes
02/01/2011: F-LILLE, La Malterie
01/31/2011: F-PARIS, Be There
01/30./2011: F-PORNICHET, Farniente Party
01/29/2011: F-NANTES, Le Ferrailleur
01/28/2011: F-BORDEAUX, Le St. Ex
01/27/2011: F-POITIERS, Le Comfort Moderne
01/26/2011: F-PARIS, L'International
01/25/2011: F-STRASBOURG, Le Molodoi

01/24/2011: CH-ZURICH, Bosch Bar
01/22/2011: CH-ZURICH, Mars Bar

::::::::::::::::::::::::::: 1997 - 2010:
hundreds of shows in venues & festivals.
3 month US Tour 2009 opening for Built To Spill (Filmore S.F., Echo L.A., Webster Hall NYC, Music Hall of Williamsburg Brooklyn/NY, Vic Chicago/Il, Lee's Palace, Toronto/Can,…), and also opening some shows for Dinosaur JR, Butthole Surfers,
6 weeks Europe Tour (D/F/GB/E/I/AUT/NOR/SWE/DEN/NL/B/LUX/CH) opening for Built To Spill

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