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In the second half of 2013, following years of near-constant touring as the front-man of the critically acclaimed BC outfit Yukon Blonde, Jeffrey Innes suddenly found himself in possession of an unfamiliar commodity: free time.

With Yukon Blonde on a temporary break between albums, Innes was back at home in Vancouver, but rather than spending his downtime relaxing, he launched the solo project High Ends as an adventurous new songwriting outlet.

"I initially wanted to do something that was really collaborative, so I wrote a bunch of songs with the idea of bringing friends in," Innes remembers. "But all of my friends were on tour, so I ended up doing it myself.

This prompted a feverishly creative burst of unfiltered solo experimentation, with most of the material written quickly using an array of analogue synthesizers.

“The Weight” was the first song released from the new project, lauded by Pitchfork for "tapping into a bygone era of retro-futurism… akin to American weirdos of various unseemliness from Ariel Pink to Jim James."

With the announce of his debut album, Super Class, slated for a Fall 2014 release, and the recent offering of "Downtown," compared by Stereogum to the "spirit of fellow Vancouver resident Dan Bejar’s Destroyer," fans can expect more from High Ends as the Summer kicks off.
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High Ends' North American Tour

High Ends' North American tour is now underway! www.dinealonerecords.com Click here to buy tickets.

Dates:
Nov 2 - Seattle, WA - The Sunset
Nov 4 - Portland, OR - Mississippi Studios
Nov 5 - San Francisco, CA - Brick & Mortar
Nov 7 - Los Angeles, CA - The Satellite
Nov 9 - Denver, CO - Lost Lake
Nov 10 - Omaha, NE - Reverb Lounge
Nov 11 - Chicago, IL - Schubas Tavern
Nov 13 - Brooklyn, NY - Cameo Gallery
Nov 14 - New York, NY - PIANOS
Nov 15 - Philadelphia, PA - Kung Fu Necktie
Nov 16 - Boston, MA - Great Scott
Nov 18 - Toronto, ON - The Garrison
Nov 19 - Ottawa, ON - Mavericks

Pre-order Super Class geni.us here.
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High Ends Super Class out now

Super Class, the debut album from High Ends, drops today!

The Westender gives the album a 5/5 review, calling it a "fully realized album full of electronically driven production, new wave hooks and laid back rhythms." Read">bit.ly the review in full.

Download">geni.us on iTunes.
Download">bit.ly on Google Play.
Buy">bit.ly on the Dine Alone webstore.
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High Ends "Downtown" Video via NYLON, New Western CDN Tour Dates.

Click">bit.ly here to watch High Ends' new video for Downtown premiering exclusively via NYLON.

Super Class, the debut LP from the Jeffrey Innes solo project, drops October 7.

High Ends will support The Wooden Sky this fall on the follow tour dates:

Sep 24 - The Starlite Room - Edmonton, AB
Sep 25 - The Club at The Banff Centre - Banff, AB
Sep 26 - Spirit Bar at Hume Hotel - Nelson, BC
Sep 27 - Biltmore Cabaret - Vancouver, BC
Sep 29 - Club 9ONE9 - Victoria, BC
Oct 1 - The Republik - Calgary, AB
Oct 2 - Amigos Cantina - Saskatoon, SK

Download the 2-track single featuring "Downtown" and "Intoxicated" on iTunes.">geni.us
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New High Ends Single "Intoxicated" Out Now on iTunes

High Ends’ new single “Intoxicated” is premiering now via Refinery29. Listen">r29.co here.

Download">bit.ly the track, along with “Downtown” on iTunes.
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