Indie-rock luminaries The New Pornographers have announced a string of 15 live U.S. shows spanning the East Coast, Midwest and the South. The press release for the tour also promises that the band will be "performing songs from their forthcoming seventh full length record.
The Pornos begin their jaunt on April 18th at the venerable First Avenue in Minneapolis and wrap things up in Austin on May 6. Waxahatchee will provide support for all of the shows. The full list of tour dates is below.
April 18 Minneapolis, MN - First Avenue
April 19 Chicago, IL - Metro
April 21 Chicago, IL - Metro
April 22 Columbus, OH - Newport Music Hall
April 25 Boston, MA - House of Blues
April 26 New York, NY - Terminal 5
April 27 Philadelphia, PA - Union Transfer
April 28 Washington, DC - 9:30 Club
May 1 Raleigh, NC - The Ritz
May 2 Atlanta, GA - Variety Playhouse
May 3 New Orleans, LA - Tipitina's
May 4 Houston, TX - White Oak Music Hall
May 5 Dallas, TX - Granada Theater
May 6 Austin, TX - Stubb's Waller Creek Amphitheater