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Pre-orders are now available for Motion City Soundtrack's upcoming documentary release I Am the Movie: The Movie, which comes out on May 13th. Also available for a limited time is a reprint of the classic I Am the Movie design on a black tee shirt. The pre-order site states the DVD is limited to 500 copies and comes in a floppy disk packaging similar to the original CD packaging so you may want to act fast if you want to order a physical copy. Digital downloads are also available. For more information about I Am the Movie: The Movie see motioncitysoundtrack.com.
MCS will also be playing I Am the Movie in full at two acoustic shows at the McNally-Smith College of Music in St. Paul, MN on May 13th and 14th. The show on May 13 is sold out but you can purchase tickets for the show on May 14th via etix.com.
You can view the trailer for I Am the Movie: The Movie on YouTube below.
Motion City Soundtrack is featured on an upcoming Fadeaway Records compilation LP called "Friends". The song is a Weakerthans cover of "Left and Leaving". You can pre-order the second pressing now for $40 and the proceeds will go to cancer research charities. The LP will be released in February.
Motion City Soundtrack's new single, "Inside Out", is now available both at iTunes and Amazon.com.
They have also announced a new year's eve show in Chicago at the Bottom Lounge to celebrate the 10th anniversary of I Am The Movie. They will play that album in its entirety as well as other hit songs. Tickets will go on sale on Friday, September 20 at ticketweb.com. The show is 21 and over.
Motion City Soundtrack will be playing the Pizza Luce Block Party, a free show in downtown Minneapolis, MN on August 10 from noon-10pm. You can find more details and the full lineup at the Current's website.
Motion City Soundtrack will be touring this fall playing co-headline shows with Bayside. What's Eating Gilbert and State Champs will be opening the shows. They released a few of the tour dates today which will be going on sale tomorrow (see below). More dates will be announced soon.
MCS has recently been playing a new song called "Inside Out" on Warped Tour. Below is a video of the song I took at my Warped Tour date, sorry it is a little shaky. Justin said they were working on a new album and hopefully this song will be on it.