Some people like to collect things like stamps, seashells and even hotel shampoo bottles. That’s what Gruff Rhys has been doing for the past 15 years he has been on tour, which has inspired his new solo album titled Hotel Shampoo. In support of the album, Rhys will be going on tour and will be making two stops in New York. Rhys will be stopping at The Knitting Factory on May 18, doors are at 8 p.m, tickets are $15. And then he will be playing at The Mercury Lounge on June 15, doors are at 7:30 p.m., tickets are $15, 21+.