La Dispute ready Rooms of the House, tour (2014)

La Dispute have shared a new track off their upcoming full-length Rooms of the House today.  The track, titled “Stay Happy There”, can currently be heard at
Rooms of the House will be released on March 18 via the band’s own newly established label, Better Living, in partnership with Staple Records.  Both digital pre-orders via iTunes ( and physical pre-orders for Rooms of the House are available today and packages can be seen at  Rooms of the House will be pressed on 3 colors, all of which are currently available for pre-order: blue swirl on clear (ltd to 1000 copies), blue (ltd to 1000 copies), and black.  Pre-orders also come with a free download of the newly released track “Stay Happy There”.  A full track listing for the record is below.
A portion of the proceeds from this record will go toward non-profits and charities who La Dispute connect with and want to support. As part of the pre-order for Rooms of the House, the band is inviting people who order to choose one of three organizations that they would like to support through their purchase, these are 826 National (, Girls Rock Camp Alliance ( and Teenage Cancer America (
Rooms of the House was recorded and mixed by Will Yip at Studio 4 in Philadelphia, produced by Yip and La Dispute, and mastered at The Lodge by Emily Lazar.  Alongside the new record, La Dispute have created a 48-page companion book titled Yesterday’s Home that details the working process of writing and recording Rooms of the House as well as a special presentation of the album’s lyrics.
To support the release of Rooms of the House, the band have announced a full North American tour that starts in March 2014, with dates throughout the rest of the world to follow (all tour dates below).  Joining La Dispute on this first round of dates will be friends Pianos Become the Teeth and Mansions.
3/14 – Greensboro, NC @ Green Street Club
3/15 – Atlanta, GA @ Masquerade
3/16 – Jacksonville, FL @ Roc Bar
3/18 – Ft. Lauderdale, FL @ Culture Room
3/19 – Tampa, FL @ The Orpheum
3/21 – Houston, TX @ Fitzgerald’s
3/22 – Dallas, TX @ The Door
3/23 – Austin, TX @ Red 7
3/25 – Mesa, AZ @ The Nile
3/26 – Pomona, CA @ Glasshouse Concert Hall
3/27 – Los Angeles, CA @ Exchoplex
3/28 – Santa Cruz, CA @ Catalyst Atrium
3/29 – San Francisco, CA @ Slims
3/31 – Portland, OR @ Branx
4/01 – Seattle, WA @ El Corazon
4/04 – Burnsville, MN @ The Garage
4/05 – Chicago, IL @ Metro
4/06 – Pontiac, MI @ The Crofoot Ballroom
4/07 – Toronto, CAN @ Opera House
4/08 – Montreal, CAN @ Sala Rosa
4/09 – Boston, MA @ The Sinclair
4/10 – New York, NY @ Music Hall of Williamsburg
4/11 – Philadelphia, PA @ Union Transfer
4/12 – Pittsburgh, PA @ Altar Bar
4/13 – Grand Rapids, MI @ Pyramid
4/14 – Cleveland, OH @ The Grog Shop