Josh Caterer (Smoking Popes) To Release Christmas EP

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Josh CatererJosh Caterer of The Smoking Popes has unveiled plans to release a solo, Christmas EP this winter on November 15th. 

The five song EP was recorded by Andy Gerber at Million Yen Studios, and mixed by Matt Allison at Atlas Studios. Caterer sang all the vocals and played all instruments, including guitar, bass, keyboard, sleigh bells, tambourine, shakers, hand claps, foot stomps and 2x4s.

In support of the release, Caterer will head out on his own, touring throughout the Midwest and West Coast during the month of December.  He will be performing a collection of acoustic interpretations of favorite Smoking Popes songs, along with some Christmas surprises. The dates are below.

The Smoking Popes released their first concept album This is Only A Test earlier this year.


Track Listing:
“The Heart of Christmas”
“The Baby From Bethlehem”
“Hark the Herald Angels Sing”
“Conroy the Gingerbread Boy”
“Austin Bound”
Josh Caterer of the Smoking Popes Tour Dates:
11/30 – Larimer Lounge, Denver, CO
12/3 – The Crepe Place, Santa Cruz, CA
12/4 – Brick and Mortar Music Hall, San Francisco, CA
12/6 – The Echo, Los Angeles, CA
12/7 – Rhythm Room, Phoenix, AZ
12/10 – The Mohawk, Austin, TX
12/11 – Hailey’s, Denton, TX
12/13 – Firebird, St Louis, MO
12/14 – Schuba’s Tavern, Chicago, IL