On August 30th 2010 Domino Records release Chief's new single Night & Day, this is the second single they've released through the label and is taken from their debut album Modern Rituals which was produced by Grammy winner Emery Dobyns. The album is set for release on September 20th 2010.
The LA four piece are currently over in the UK playing various festivals and gigs, they recently played Hyde Park's Hard Rock Calling whose line-up also included Gomez Ben Harper and Pearl Jam.
The video for Night & Day was filmed at Jane Hotel in New York and was directed by Matt Creed.
Chief are Evan Koga (vocals/guitar), brothers Danny and Michael Fujikawa (on vocals/ guitar and drums, respectively) and Mike Moonves (bass).
Remaining tour dates:
17th July: Suffolk, Latitude Festival
20th July: London, Social - BBC Introducing night
27th August: Leeds Festival, Festival Republic Stage (12.45pm)
28th August: Reading Festival, Festival Republic Stage (12.45pm)
'Smalls Change (Meditations Upon Ageing)' arrives in April.
The two awards have made for a great 72nd birthday present for the country music icon.