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Pre-Order Robots and Dinosaurs

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Dec 022013
 

Happy Cyber Monday everyone! Today you can pre-order our full-length studio debut album, Robots and Dinosaurs. Click here to pre-order on BandCamp, where you will get instant access to download 4 MP3s while you wait for our music videos in December, and the ultimate album release on February 4th. Or, you can click here to visit our new online store, where you will save 15% if you pay with Bitcoin.

The Year of Cartoon Violence

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Dec 022013
 

2014 will be the year of Cartoon Violence. Our CD release show will be announced in January, and we will be rocking with 25+ cool bands at Rockage: San Jose in February! We’ve even got a surprise Xmas present for you this year, so stay tuned!

Get Ready For Cartoon Violence!

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Jun 162013
 

We’re working on our first full studio album, due out this year. While you wait, we decided to share with you some works in progress, along with a rare studio outtake. Enjoy these songs streaming from our new BandCamp page, http://cartoonviolins.bandcamp.com, where you can also buy some T-shirts and stickers!

Pirate Radio

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Jun 042013
 

Do you like pirates? Do you like radio? Then you’ll love Cartoon Violence on pirate radio! We have been invited back on to DJ Dynamatt‘s Radio Voices show on Berkeley Liberation Radio.

We will be hanging out with some friends, playing some recordings of our newest songs, playing live versions of our songs in the studio, and communing with the universe via electromagnetic waves.

You can listen to the stream on Sunday June 16th, 2013 at 2pm by opening the following link in Winamp, iTunes, or your media player of choice:
http://radio.indybay.org:8000/blr.mp3.m3u

If you are in the bay area you can tune in to 104.1 FM, or even come by to the top secret broadcasting location. Just promise you won’t poop in the doorway:
http://sfist.com/2013/06/03/video_stanley_roberts_busts_west_ok.php

Free Cartoon Violence show at GDC with MC Frontalot, Mega Ran, and Matthew Joseph Payne

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Mar 232013
 

If you’re going to GDC, Come check us out this Tuesday at 8pm as we open for these three great acts:

Our song about robot sexual innuendo will once again be accompanied by our good friend Vaudie Va-Boom doing her robot strip tease. It will be good fun for all.

GDC badge required, RVSP here: http://yetisonice.eventbrite.com

This event is sponsored by the International Game Developers Association and YetiZen.

July 28th Live at California Extreme’s Rockage Showcase

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Jul 192012
 

Cartoon Violence is super excited about playing at the California Extreme video game and pinball expo on Saturday, July 28th, which will also be our first real show with a live drummer.

We will be playing with a bunch of awesome bands, and of course, playing tons of games and pinball all day long. Come say hi and challenge us to a game.

The music portion starts at 7pm and requires a California Extreme admission badge. Admission is $40 for Saturday only or $60 for the whole weekend.

CAX 2012: rockage showcase — http://rockageSJ.com

Doors 7pm (DJ Coco spinning all night)
GNARBOOTS 7pm-7:25
Slime Girls 7:40 – 8:05
Cartoon Violence 8:20 – 8:45
Hello, The Future! 9:00-9:25
Doctor Popular 9:50-10:25
The Glowing Stars 10:40 – 11:15
crashfaster 11:30-??

 

Here you can see a flyer for the show, where our name is incorrectly given as Cartoon Violins.

http://caextreme.org/files/CAX2012FLYER.pdf

In a feat of infinite wisdom, we already owned cartoonviolins.com so it all worked out in the end.

See you on the 28th!