Since kicking off their tour in May 2010, indie rockers the National are finally winding things down by taking one final swoop through North America in support of their album High Violet. The Brooklyn band, known for their emotionally honest and dark music, ends their run with a four-night stand at the Beacon Theater in New York City.
11/29 Vancouver, BC - Orpheum Theater *!
11/30 Seattle, WA - Neptune Theater *!
12/01 Seattle, WA - Neptune Theater *!
12/03 San Francisco, CA - Bill Graham Civic Auditorium *!
12/04 Austin, TX - Austin Music Hall *
12/06 Chicago, IL - Aragon Ballroom *!
12/08 Toronto, ON - Air Canada Center *#
12/09 Montreal, QC - Bell Centre *#
12/12 New York, NY - Beacon Theater
12/13 New York, NY - Beacon Theater
12/14 New York, NY - Beacon Theater
12/15 New York, NY - Beacon Theater
w/ Local Natives
! w/ Wye Oak
# w/ Neko Case
Enrique Iglesias with Pitbull, Prince Royce
International pop star Enrique Iglesias takes his signature dance and vocal styles across North America this fall, with the support of fellow stars Pitbull and Prince Royce. Shows will be filled with performances from his latest album Euphoria. Don't be too surprised if things get a steamy – especially on October 22nd in his hometown of Miami – because, after all, this is Enrique Iglesias.
9/22 Boston, MA - TD Garden
9/23 Atlantic City, NJ - Trump Taj Mahal
9/24 New York, NY - Prudential Center
9/27 Washington DC - Patriot Center
9/29 Toronto, ON - Air Canada Centre
9/30 Detroit, MI - The Palace of Auburn Hills
10/1 Chicago, IL - Allstate Arena
10/3 Kansas City, MO - Sprint Center
10/6 Los Angeles, CA - Staples Center
10/7 San Jose, CA - HP Pavilion
10/8 Las Vegas, NV - Suncoast Hotel and Casino
10/12 Houston, TX - Toyota Center
10/13 San Antonio, TX - AT&T Center
10/15 El Paso, TX - UT El Paso Don Haskins Center
10/16 Laredo, TX - Laredo Event Center
10/18 Dallas, TX - Verizon Theatre at Grand Prairie
10/20 Atlanta, GA - Gwinnett Arena
10/21 Orlando, FL - Amway Center
10/22 Miami, FL - American Airlines Arena
Following their debut, Album, Girls might have one of the most anticipated releases of 2011 with Father, Son, Holy Ghost. The group have a Nineties-influenced, fuzzy indie rock sound and, with their North American tour stops at historic music clubs like New York's Bowery Ballroom and Minneapolis' First Avenue, look to successfully meet the sky-high expectations set by their sophomore release.
9/14 Atlanta, GA - Variety Playhouse
9/15 Asheville, NC - Orange Peel
9/16 Nashville, TN - Mercy Lounge
9/17 Carrboro, NC - Cat's Cradle
9/19 Washington, DC - 9:30 Club
9/20 Philadelphia, PA - Theatre of Living Arts
9/22 New York, NY - Bowery Ballroom
9/23 New York, NY - Bowery Ballroom
9/24 Boston, MA - Paramount Center
9/25 Montreal, QC - Corona Cabaret (POP Montreal Festival)
9/27 Toronto, ON - Mod Club Theatre
9/29 Chicago, IL - Lincoln Hall
9/30 Madison, WI - Majestic Theatre
10/1 Minneapolis, MN - First Ave Nightclub
10/4 Vancouver, BC - Biltmore Cabaret
10/5 Seattle, WA - Neptune Theatre
10/6 Portland, OR - Wonder Ballroom
10/8 San Francisco, CA - Great American Music Hall
10/9 San Francisco, CA - Great American Music Hall
California-based fuzz-poppers Surfer Blood hit the road this fall in support of their upcoming EP Tarot Classics, to be released October 25th. And, by channeling an edgy, lo-fi angst in their sound, the band fits perfectly alongside their tour partners, the Pixies and the Vaccines.
9/16 Los Angeles, CA - Echoplex
9/17 Los Angeles, CA - Getty
9/21 Tampa, FL - Crowbar
9/22 Gainesville, FL - Double Down Live
10/27 Montclair, NJ - 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 *
11/1 Portland, ME - State Theatre *
11/2 Rochester, NY - Armory *
11/3 Easton, PA - State Theatre Center for the Arts *
11/5 Huntington, NY - Paramount Theatre *
11/6 Wilmington, DE - Grand Opera House *
11/7 Baltimore, MA - Ottobar
11/8 Greensboro, NC - War Memorial Auditorium *
11/9 Louisville, KY - Louisville Palace Theatre *
11/10 Knoxville, TN - Tennessee Theatre *
11/11 North Charleston, SC - North Charleston Performing Arts Center *
12/8 London, UK - Brixton Academy ^
12/9 Somerset, UK - ATP
* w/ the Pixies
^ with the Vaccines
Architecture in Helsinki
Australian indie-pop collective Architecture in Helsinki already got stuck in our head with their album Moment Bends, released earlier this year, and now, they're taking their dance-infused '80s pop across the United States. Songwriter Cameron Bird says he was "obsessed" with popular music while writing the album and created a "record to get lost in. A record that always feels exactly what you are feeling."
11/2 Los Angeles - El Rey Theatre * #
11/3 San Francisco - Fillmore * #
11/4 Santa Cruz - Rio Theatre #
11/5 Mexico City MX - El Plaza Condesa *
11/6 Austin - Fun Fun Fun Fest
11/7 Houston - Fitzgerald's * !
11/9 Tallahassee - Club Downunder * !
11/10 Miami, FL - Grand Central * !
11/11 Tampa,FL - Crowbar * !
11/12 Atlanta, GA - Masquerade * !
11/14 Carrboro, NC - Cat's Cradle * !
11/15 Washington DC - 9:30 Club * !
11/16 Philadelphia, PA - Union Transfer * !
11/17 Boston, MA - Royale * !
11/18 New York City, NY - Irving Plaza * !
11/19 Alfred, NY - Alfred College * !
11/20 Oberlin, OH - Oberlin College - * !
11/21 Chicago, IL - Metro * !
11/11 St Paul, MN - Macalaster College * !
* w/ DOM
! w/ LO-Fi-FNK
# w/ the Sandwitches