HRVRD vocalist announces winter tour under The Bear Romantic moniker

HRVRD vocalist Jesse Clasen will head out on a short tour under his solo moniker The Bear Romantic. Performing alongside Clasen will be Fol Chen drummer Garrett Henritz. The duo will kick off the tour on January 12th in Charlotte, NC. Their sets will include a mix of reinterpretations and improvisational versions of The Bear Romantic and HRVRD songs, as well as new compositions created specifically for this tour. All currently announced tour dates for HRVRD can be found below.

HRVRD (full band) will hit the road together soon after, as direct support to Los Angeles, CA’s letlive. The first leg of the full US tour has already been revealed, with additional dates to be officially announced later this month.

HRVRD will release their sophomore full-length album, From The Bird’s Cage, on February 19 through Equal Vision Records, in partnership with Enjoy The Ride Records. Earlier this year the Charlotte, NC-based quintet released a two-song digital single featuring “Cardboard Houses” and “Parts & Labor”. The songs are available via iTunes, Amazon and other digital retailers, as well as on vinyl. The 7″ vinyl featuring the two new songs is available at full band HRVRD shows and in their online merch store. Pre-order bundles for From The Bird’s Cage will also be available soon.

HRVRD / The Bear Romantic has shared the stage with the likes of Minus The Bear, Fun., Kaki King, Glassjaw, Cursive, The Felix Culpa, Eisley and more.


The Bear Romantic – (HRVRD solo acoustic)

Jan 12 Charlotte, NC @ World of Beer

Jan 15 Raleigh NC @ Kings Barcade

Jan 16 Baltimore MD @ Golden West

Jan 17 Manhattan NY @ Left Field

Jan 18 Brooklyn CT @ House Show (411 Pomfret Road, Brooklyn, CT 06239)

Jan 19 Brooklyn NY @ Legion

Jan 20 Cambridge MD @ 447

Jan 23 Columbia SC @ House Show (2323 Stark St. Columbia, SC. 29205)

letlive. w/ HRVRD (full band), This Is Hell, Conditions, Rescuer

Jan 27 Orlando, FL @ Backbooth

Jan 28 Spartanburg, SC @ Ground Zero

Jan 29 Wilmington, NC @ Soapbox Laundrolounge

Jan 30 Richmond, VA @ Kingdom

Jan 31 West Springfield, VA @ Empire

Feb 01 Brooklyn, NY @ Saint Vitus

Feb 02 Amityville, NY @ The Spotlight

Feb 04 Cambridge, MA @ The Sinclair

Feb 05 Danbury, CT @ Heirloom Arts Theatre

Feb 06 Montreal, QC @ La Sala Rossa

Feb 07 Ottawa, ON @ Mavericks

Feb 08 London, ON @ Call The Office

Feb 09 Pittsburgh, PA @ Smiling Moose

Feb 10 Toledo, OH @ Frankies