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Tour Alert: Lemonheads Revive 'It's a Shame About Ray'

Also: New dates from They Might Be Giants, Surfer Blood and Kaki King

October 27, 2011 5:15 PM ET
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Evan Dando of the Lemonheads perform at the Forum in London.
Kate Booker/Redferns

The Lemonheads
Evan Dando and the latest incarnation of his Nineties alt-rock band the Lemonheads are back on tour and playing 1992's It’s a Shame About Ray in its entirety. The Lemonheads are also releasing Hotel Sessions, an intimate recording of Dando playing new songs on his acoustic guitar, in February. Pucker up for some personal time with Dando and catch the band on one of the dates below:

10/27 Los Angeles, CA – El Rey Theatre
10/28 San Juan Capistrano, CA – Coach House
10/29 San Diego, CA – Soda Bar
10/30 San Fransico, CA – The Independent
10/31 Santa Clara, CA – The Avalon
11/3 Portland, OR – Mississippi Studios
11/4 Vancouver, BC – Biltmore Cabaret
11/5 Seattle, WA – The Triple Door
11/6 Bellingham, WA – Wild Buffalo House of Music
11/30 Portsmouth, UNITED KINGDOM – Wedgewood Rooms
12/1 Nottingham, UNITED KINGDOM – Rescue Rooms
12/2 Leeds, UNITED KINGDOM – Cockpit
12/4 Newcastle upon Tyne, UNITED KINGDOM – The Cluny
12/5 Glasgow, UNITED KINGDOM – Oran Mor Auditorium
12/6 Manchester, UNITED KINGDOM – Ritz
12/7  Liverpool, UNITED KINGDOM– Academy 2
12/8 Sheffield, UNITED KINGDOM – Plug
12/10 Birmingham, UNITED KIMGDOM – Academy 2
12/11 Cambridge, UNITED KINGDOM – The Junction
12/12 London, UNITED KINGDOM – Shepherd's Bush Empire
12/13 Brighton, UNITED KINGDOM – Concorde 2
1/10 Brooklyn, NY – Knitting Factory
1/11 Brooklyn, NY – Knitting Factory
1/12 Clifton Park, NY – Northern Lights
1/13 Uncasville, CT – Mohegan Sun Casino, Wolf Den
1/14 Buffalo, NY – Town Ballroom
1/16 Pittsburgh, PA – Stage AE
1/17 Toledo, OH – Frankie's
1/19 Grand Rapids, MI – The Intersection
1/20 Indianapolis, IN – The Vogue
1/21 Milwaukee, WI – Turner Hall Ballroom
1/22 Madison, WI – The High Noon Saloon
1/24 Des Moines, IA – Vaudeville Mews
1/26 Omaha, NE – The Waiting Room
1/27 Lawerence, KS – Granada
1/28 St. Louis, MO – Old Rock House
1/29 Fayetteville, AR – George's Majestic Lounge
1/30 Oklahoma City, OK – The Conservatory
2/1 Colorado Springs, CO – The Black Sheep
2/2 Aspen, CO – Belly Up Aspen
2/3 Boulder, CO – Fox Theatre
2/4 Albuquerque, NM – Launch Pad
2/6 Phoenix, AZ – Rhythm Room
2/7 Tucson, AZ – Plush
2/9 Dallas, TX – The Door
2/10 Houston, TX – Fitzgerald's
2/11 Austin, TX – Mohawk
2/12 San Antonio, TX – White Rabbit
2/14 Baton Rouge, LA – Spanish Moon
2/15 New Orleans, LA – One Eyed Jacks
2/16 Oxford, MS – Proud Larry's
2/17 Birmingham, AL – Bottle Tree
2/18 Pensacola, FL – Vinyl Music Hall
2/20 Tallahassee, FL – Club Downunder
2/22 Gainesville, FL – Double Down Live
2/23 Orlando, FL – Hard Rock Live
2/24 Tampa, FL – Crowbar
2/25 Jacksonville, FL – Jack Rabbits
2/27 Atlanta, GA – The Earl
2/28 Athens, GA – 40 Watt Club
2/29 Greenville, SC – Handlebar
3/2 Greensboro, NC – Blind Tiger
3/3 Knoxville, TN – Bijou Theatre
3/4 Asheville, NC – The Orange Peel
3/5 Louisville, KY – Headliner's Music Hall
3/6 Columbus, OH – The Basement
3/9 Richmond, VA – The Canal Club
3/10 Baltimore, MD – The Ottobar
3/11 New Hope, PA – New Hope Winery
3/13 Hoboken, NJ – Maxwell's
3/14 Hoboken, NJ – Maxwell's

They Might Be Giants
They Might Be Giants, the quirky, double-Grammy-winning duo from Brooklyn, is coming to a town near you to mark nearly 30 years of musical bliss, which, in band years, is basically a millenium.

10/28 Milwaukee, WI – Pabst Theatre
10/29 Minneapolis, MN – First Avenue
10/30 Iowa City, IA – Englert Theatre
11/1 Omaha, NE – Slowdown
11/2 Kansas City, MO – Beaumont Club
11/3 Boulder, CO – Boulder Theatre
11/4 Salt Lake City, UT – The Depot
11/5 Boise, ID – Knitting Factory
11/6 Spokane, WA – Knitting Factory
11/8 Vancouver, BC – Venue
11/9 Seattle, WA – Showbox SoDo
11/10 Portland, OR – Crystal Ballroom
11/11 Arcata, CA – Van Duzer Theatre
11/12 San Francisco, CA – Fillmore
11/13 San Francisco, CA – Fillmore
11/16 Anaheim, CA – House of Blues
11/17 San Diego, CA – Belly Up
11/26 Washington, DC – 9:30 Club 
1/27 Santa Cruz, CA – The Rio Theatre
1/28 Los Angeles, CA (Special Family Show) – Royce Hall UCLA
1/28 Los Angeles, CA (30 Anniversary Show) – Royce Hall UCLA
1/29 Tempe, AZ – Marquee Theatre
2/1 Tulsa, OK (Rescheduled from Sept.) – Cain's Ballroom
2/2 Dallas, TX – The Granada Theatre
2/3 Austin, TX – La Zona Rosa
2/4 New Orleans, LA – Tipitina's
2/7 Tampa, FL – The Ritz Ybor
2/8 Orlando, GL – Hard Rock LIve
2/10 Atlanta, GA – Variety Playhouse
2/11 Atlanta, GA – Variety Playhouse
2/12 Chattanooga, TN – Track 29
2/14 Charlotte, NC – McGlohan Theater at Spirit Square
2/15 Raleigh, NC – Lincoln Theatre
2/16 Charlottesville, VA – Jefferson Theatre
2/17 Baltimore, MD – Ram's Head Live
3/8 Northampton, MA – Calvin Theater
3/9 Providence, RI – Lupo's Heartbreak Hotel
3/10 New York, NY – Terminal 5

Surfer Blood
Florida alt-rockers Surfer Blood take to the road this fall for an expansive tour supporing the Pixies that eventually lands them across the pond at the famed music festival ATP.

10/27 Montclair, NJ – The Wellmont Theatre *
10/28 Asbury Park, NJ – Asbury Park Convention Hall *
10/29 Waterbury, CT – Palace Theatre *
10/30 Hampton Beach, NH – Hampton Beach Ballroom *
11/01 Portland, ME – State Theatre *
11/02 Rochester, NY – The Armory *
11/03 Easton, PA – State Theatre Center for the Arts *
11/05 Huntington, NY – Paramount Theatre *
11/06 Wilmington, DE – Grand Opera House *
11/07 Baltimore, MA – Ottobar
11/08 Greensboro, NC – War Memorial Auditorium *
11/09 Louisville, KY – Louisville Palace Theatre *
11/10 Knoxville, TN – Tennessee Theatre *
11/11 North Charleston, SC – North Charleston Performing Arts Center *
12/08 London, UK – The Brixton Academy ^
12/09 Somerset, UK – ATP

* w/ The Pixies
^ with The Vaccines

Kaki King
Labeled in recent years by Rolling Stone as a "New Guitar God," Kaki King has announced she'll bring an acoustic-flavored tour across the United States with a goal to get back to her roots. The performances will be simple, an opportunity for King to show off her talents on the fretboard.

11/03 Carrboro, NC – The Arts Center
11/04 Greenville, SC – The Handlebar
11/05 Wilmington, NC – The Soapbox Laundro Lounge
11/06 Charleston, SC – The Pour House
11/09 Clearwater, FL – Capitol Theatre
11/10 St. Augustine, FL – Original Café 11
11/11 Miami, FL – DWNTWN Miami Concert Series
11/12 Orlando, FL – Plaza Live
11/14 Birmingham, AL – WorkPlay
11/16 Starkville, MS – State Theatre
11/17 Chattanooga, TN – Barking Legs Theater
11/18 Athens, GA – New Earth Music Hall
11/19 Atlanta, GA – The Loft

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