Rocky Votolato is premiering his highly anticipated, eighth studio album, Hospital Handshakes, today at The record will be released on Tuesday, April 21st on No Sleep Records and can be pre-ordered now at iTunes and

Hospital Handshakes was produced by former Death Cab for Cutie guitarist Chris Walla (Tegan and Sara, The Decemberists) and features a slew of Seattle guest collaborators, including his brother Cody Votolato on electric guitar (The Blood Brothers), Eric Corson on bass (The Long Winters), Andy Lum on drums (Craft Spells/My Goodness) and Casey Foubert on Aux instrumentation (Sufjan Stevens).

Votolato is currently performing secret, intimate shows for fans across the country on his “Living Room Tour.” Tickets are available now at Follow him at for additional updates.

Rocky Votolato Tour Dates:

April 16 – San Diego, CA

April 17 – Los Angeles, CA

April 18 – Woodland Hills, CA

April 21 – Santa Rosa, CA

April 23 – Portland, OR

April 24 – Seattle, WA @ The Freemont Abbey (Album Release Show)