Tour Alert: Peter Gabriel Returns to America

Plus new dates for The xx, Japandroids and Yeasayer

Peter Gabriel performs in Oberhausen, Germany.
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May 23, 2012 8:45 AM ET

Peter Gabriel
The British art rock legend will return to the road in the United States this fall to celebrate the 25th anniversary of his multi-platinum album, So. 

9/16 Quebec City, QC - Colisee Pepsi
9/18 Montreal, QC - Bell Centre
9/19 Toronto, ON - Air Canada Centre
9/21 Philadelphia, PA - Wells Fargo Center
9/23 Wantaugh, NY - Nikon at Jones Beach
9/24 Boston, MA - TD Garden
9/26 Detroit, MI - Palace of Auburn Hills
9/27 Chicago, IL - United Center
9/30 Denver, CO - Red Rocks
10/2 San Jose, CA - HP Pavilion
10/5 Las Vegas, NV - Planet Hollywood Showroom
10/6 Los Angeles, CA - Hollywood Bowl
10/9 Santa Barbara, CA - Santa Barbara County Bowl

The xx
The London trio will road-test material from their forthcoming second album during this brief North American jaunt. These will be the group's first dates in the United States since 2010.

7/23 Los Angeles, CA - The Fonda
7/25 Seattle, WA - Showbox At The Market
7/28 Toronto, ON - Phoenix Concert Theater
7/29 Montreal PQ - Metropolis
7/31 Boston, MA - Wilbur Theatre
8/2 New York, NY - Terminal 5

The Canadian duo will soon launch a North American club tour in support of their excellent new album, Celebration Rock. Japandroids were also recently added to the Pictchfork Music Festival in Chicago, where they will wrap up their summer tour.

6/11 Seattle, WA - Neumos
6/12 Portland, OR - Doug Fir
6/14 San Francisco, CA - Independent
6/15 Los Angeles ,CA - Echoplex
6/16 San Diego, CA - Casbah
6/19 Denver, CO - Larimer Lounge
6/21 Chicago, IL - Lincoln Hall
6/22 Cleveland, OH - Grog Shop
6/23 Toronto, ON - Lee's Palace
6/25 Montreal, QC - La Sala Rossa
6/26 Boston  MA - Brighton Music Hall
6/27 New York, NY - Bowery Ballroom
6/28 Brooklyn, NY -  Music Hall of Williamsburg
6/29 Philadelphia, PA - Johnny Brenda's
6/30 Washington, DC  - Rock & Roll Hotel
7/3 Minneapolis, MN - 7th Street Entry
7/7 Vancouver, BC  - Biltmore Cabaret
7/13 Chicago, IL - Union Park (Pitchfork Music Festival)

The Brooklyn art-pop band will be kicking off the North American leg of its tour June 19th in support of its third album, Fragrant World, in stores August 20th. 

6/19 Richmond, VA - National
6/20 Asheville, NC - Orange Peel
6/21 Knoxville, TN - Bijou Theater
6/22 Nashville, TN - Cannery
6/23 Louisville, KY - Headliners
6/24 Cincinnati, OH - 20th Century Theater

Reggie Watts 
The unpredictable comedian and musician will be touring to promote his CD/DVD, Reggie Watts Live At Central Park. The tour kicks off in Washington, D.C., on June 21st. 

 5/21 Washington, D.C. - Club
5/23 Atlanta, GA - Plaza Theater
5/24 New Orleans, LA - Tipitina’s
5/26 Austin, TX - Scottish Rite Theater
5/27 Austin, TX - Scottish Rite Theater
5/29 Phoenix, AZ - The Crescent Ballroom
5/30 Los Angeles, CA - The Fonda
6/01 San Francisco, CA - The Independent
6/03 Portland, OR - Crystal Ballroom
6/04 Seattle, WA - Neptune Theater
6/08-10 Manchester, TN - Bonnaroo
6/28-7/01 Rothbury, MI - Electric Forest

Niki and the Dove
The Swedish electropop group will make their North American debut this June in support of their debut album, Instinct. Twin Shadow will join the band on tour this fall starting in El Paso, Texas. 

6/14 Brooklyn, NY – Northside Fest
9/02 Seattle, WA - Bumbershoot
9/05 El Paso, TX - Tricky Falls
9/07 Denver, CO - Bluebird Theatre
9/08 Omaha, NE - Waiting Room
9/09 Lawrence, KS - The Granada Theatre
9/11 Norman, OK - Opolis
9/13 Dallas, TX - Trees
9/14 Austin, TX - The Mohawk
9/16 Houston, TX - Fitzgeralds
9/17 McAllen, TX - Cine El Rey
9/18 Birmingham, AL - Bottletree
9/19 Atlanta, GA - The Earl
9/21 Asheville, NC - Orange Peel
9/23 Carrboro, NC - Cat's Cradle
9/24 Washington, DC - Black Cat
9/25 Philadelphia, PA - Union Transfer
9/27 New York, NY - Webster Hall

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