Deerhoof is really pulling out the stops for the release of Offend Maggie, which will drop October 7 via Kill Rock Stars. Besides releasing the first single as sheet music, preparing a world tour, and entertaining XLR8R by appearing in an XLR8R TVepisode, the four members of the experimental indie rock outfit are also getting involved with charity.

A percentage of Offend Maggie‘s digital sales will be donated to one of five grassroots organizations, and Deerhoof is asking fans to vote on which one will receive the funds. Email your choice to by October 1. The chosen organization will be announced on the album’s release date. Once again folks, that’s October 7. Choose from one of the following:

1. Doctors Without Borders
3. Peace Action West
4. Z Magazine
5. Why Tuesday?

Tour Dates
10/03 Los Angeles, CA: Avalon
10/04 San Francisco, CA: Great American Music Hall
10/06 Portland, OR: Wonder Ballroom
10/07 Seattle, WA: Neumo’s
10/09 Salt Lake City, UT: Urban Lounge
10/11 Denver, CO: Bluebird
10/13 Omaha, NE: The Slowdown
10/14 Minneapolis, MN: First Avenue
10/15 Milwaukee, WI: Turner Hall
10/16 Bloomington, IN: Buskirk Chumley Theater
10/17 Chicago, IL: Metro
10/18 Pontiac, MI: Crofoot Ballroom
10/21 New York, NY: Speigeltent
10/22 New York, NY: Irving Plaza
10/23 Cambridge, MA: Middle East
10/24 Northampton, MA: Pearl Street
10/25 Philadelphia, PA: Starlight Ballroom
10/26 Washington, DC: 9:30 Club
10/28 Carrboro, NC: Cat’s Cradle
10/29 Asheville, NC: Grey Eagle
10/30 Nashville, TN: Mercy Lounge
10/31 Athens, GA: 40 Watt Club
11/01 Orlando, FL: The Social
11/02 Tampa, FL: Crowbar
11/05 New Orleans, LA: House of Blues
11/06 Houston, TX: Numbers
11/07 Dallas, TX: Granada
11/08 Austin, TX: Fun Fun Fun Fest
11/10 El Paso, TX: Club 101
11/12 Tucson, AZ: Club COngress
11/13 Tempe, AZ: The Clubhouse
12/05 Antwerp, Belgium: Trix
12/06 Amsterdam, Netherlands: Melkweg
12/08 Le Havre, France: Cabaret Eletrique
12/09 Rennes, France: Antipode
12/10 Lyon, France: Ground Zero
12/11 Paris, France: Sonic Festival

Photo by Daisuke Shimote.