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The Decemberists Expand Summer Tour Dates Through June

The Decemberists have announced a short run of U.S. dates for June including performances at several major summer festivals. After an appearance at the Sasquatch! Music Festival in Quincy, Washington (May 30), the band will kick off a run of dates June 10 at the Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival that also includes shows at the Merriweather Post Pavilion near Baltimore (June 13), Celebrate Brooklyn! at the Prospect Park Bandshell (June 14), Academy of Music in Philadelphia (June 15), and the Telluride Bluegrass Festival in Colorado (June 16-19).   Check out the full list of dates below:

March 7, Birmingham Institute, Birmingham, UK=
March 8, Bristol Academy, Bristol, UK=
March 10, Manchester Academy, Manchester, UK=
March 11, Leeds Academy, Leeds, UK=
March 12, De la Warr Pavillion, Bexhill, UK=
March 13, Trix, Antwerp, Belgium=
March 14, Paradiso, Amsterdam, Netherlands=
March 16, Hammersmith Apollo, London, UK=
April 16, University of Colorado, Colorado Springs, CO+
April 17, Holland Performing Arts Center, Omaha, NE+
April 18, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA+
April 19, Overture Hall, Madison, WI+
April 21, Benedum Center, Pittsburgh, PA+
April 22, Royal Oak Music Theatre, Royal Oak, MI
April 23, The LC Pavilion, Columbus, OH+
April 25, Calvin College, Grand Rapids, MI+
April 26, Iroquois Amphitheater, Louisville, KY+
April 27, The Pageant, St. Louis, MO+
April 29, House of Blues, Dallas, TX
April 30, Stubb’s Waller Creek Amphitheatre, Austin, TX
May 1, New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival, New Orleans, LA
May 2, Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre, Atlanta, GA+
May 29, Les Schwab Amphitheater, Bend, OR*
May 30, Sasquatch! Music Festival, Quincy, WA
June 10, Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival, Manchester, TN
June 11, Raleigh Amphitheater, Raleigh, NC#
June 13, Merriweather Post Pavilion, Columbia, MD#
June 14, Celebrate Brooklyn @ Prospect Park Bandshell, Brooklyn, NY#
June 15, Academy of Music, Philadelphia, PA#
June 16-19, Telluride Bluegrass Festival, Telluride, CO

= with Blind Pilot
+ with Justin Townes Earle
* with Rodrigo Y Gabriela
# with Best Coast

Taking Back Sunday Announce June Tour Dates

May 4, 2010 by  
Filed under Daily Music News, Tour Dates & News

Taking Back Sunday have announced a handful of summer tour dates.  The six shows kick off at the Starland Ballroom in Sayreville, NJ on June 22nd and will take the band through New York, Philadelphia, Boston, Chicago and Los Angeles.  The dates mark the first time the New York band’s newly reformed line up will share the stage since 2003.\

A VIP pre-sale for the dates begins Wednesday, May 5th at 5pm local time.  The VIP Package includes an afternoon fan meet & greet at which ticket holders can participate in and film a Q&A with the band.  They will also receive early entry to the venue and a signed set list.  50 VIP tickets will be available for each date.  Regular ticket on-sale begns Saturday, May 8 at 10am local time, 12 noon in Chicago.
Dates are below:
June 22 – Starland Ballrooom  Sayreville, NJ
June 23 – Irving Plaza New York, NY
June 24 – Electric Factory Philadelphia, PA
June 25 – House of Blues Boston, MA
June 27 – Metro Chicago, IL
June 29 – The Wiltern Los Angeles, CA
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