YYY Target April Release

NYC band joins Interscope roster, sets street date, tour

February 28, 2003 12:00 AM ET

The Yeah Yeah Yeahs will release their debut album, tentatively titled Fever to Tell, on April 29th. The New York art-rockers ended months of rumors and speculation by signing with Interscope Records.

Their previous efforts, the EPs Yeah Yeah Yeahs and Machine, were released on Chicago indie label, Touch and Go Records. The band will kick off a tour on April 3rd in their hometown and wrap things up in the same place for a two night stand at Irving Plaza.

Yeah Yeah Yeahs tour dates:

4/3: New York, Bowery Ballroom
4/5: Philadelphia, First Unitarian Church
4/6: Washington D.C., Black Cat
4/7: Carrboro, NC, Cat's Cradle
4/8: Atlanta, Echo Lounge
4/11: Houston, Fat Joe's
4/12: Denton, TX, Rubber Gloves
4/13: Austin, TZ, Emo's
4/16: Tucson, AZ, Club Congress
4/17: San Diego, The Scene
4/18: Los Angeles, Henry Fonda Theater
4/20-21: San Francisco, Bottom of the Hill
4/24: Portland, Meow Meow
4/25: Seattle, Showbox
4/26: Vancouver, Richard's on Richard
4/29: Minneapolis, 400 Bar
4/30: Chicago, Metro
5/1: Detroit, Majestic Theater
5/2: Cleveland, Beachland Ballroom
5/7-8: New York, Irving Plaza

To read the new issue of Rolling Stone online, plus the entire RS archive: Click Here

Music Main Next
Around the Web
Powered By ZergNet
Daily Newsletter

Get the latest RS news in your inbox.

Sign up to receive the Rolling Stone newsletter and special offers from RS and its
marketing partners.


We may use your e-mail address to send you the newsletter and offers that may interest you, on behalf of Rolling Stone and its partners. For more information please read our Privacy Policy.

Song Stories

“Long Walk Home”

Bruce Springsteen | 2007

When the subject of this mournful song returns home, he hardly recognizes his town. Springsteen told Rolling Stone the alienation the man feels is a metaphor for life in a politically altered post-9/11 America. “Who would have ever thought we’d live in a country without habeas corpus?” he said. “That’s Orwellian. That’s what political hysteria is about and how effective it is. I felt it in myself. You get frightened for your family, for your home. And you realize how countries can move way off course, very far from democratic ideals.”

More Song Stories entries »