Tour Announcements

Julien Baker, Phoebe Bridgers, and Lucy Dacus form boygenius, announce EP and tour, share 3 songs

Julien Baker, Phoebe Bridgers, and Lucy Dacus have formed a new band named boygenius. They also have announced the boygenius EP, which is out via Matador on November 9th. Listen to the three new tracks released ahead of the EP, “Me & My Dog,” “Stay Down,” and “Bite the Hand” below with the tracklist.

The newly formed trio will go on a North American tour together. The shows will also include a solo performance from each artist. Check out the band’s individual itineraries below as well. You can buy Julien Baker tickets herePhoebe Bridgers tickets here, and Lucy Dacus tickets here.

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Baker, Bridgers, and Dacus recorded boygenius together in Los Angeles this past June. Speaking about the group’s formation in a press release, Baker explained, “When we met, Lucy and Phoebe and I were in similar places in our lives and our musical endeavors, but also had similar attitudes toward music that engendered an immediate affinity.”

boygenius EP:

01 Bite the Hand
02 Me & My Dog
03 Souvenir
04 Stay Down
05 Salt in the Wound
06 Ketchum, ID

Julien Baker and Phoebe Bridgers with Lucy Dacus:

11-04 Nashville, TN – Ryman Auditorium
11-06 Brooklyn, NY – Brooklyn Steel
11-07 Brooklyn, NY – Brooklyn Steel
11-08 Boston, MA – Orpheum Theatre
11-10 Toronto, Ontario – Danforth Music Hall
11-11 Detroit, MI – Majestic Theatre
11-12 Chicago, IL – Thalia Hall
11-13 Chicago, IL – Thalia Hall
11-15 St. Louis, MO – The Pageant
11-16 Madison, WI – The Sylvee
11-17 Minneapolis, MN – First Avenue
11-19 Denver, CO – Ogden Theatre
11-20 Salt Lake City, UT – The Depot
11-23 Vancouver, British Columbia – Commodore Ballroom
11-24 Seattle, WA – The Moore Theatre
11-25 Portland, OR – Crystal Ballroom
11-27 Oakland, CA – Fox Theater
11-29 San Diego, CA – The Observatory North Park
11-30 Los Angeles, CA – The Wiltern

Julien Baker:

08-25 Asbury Park, NJ – The Stone Pony (Shadow of the City)
08-29 Cologne, Germany – c/o pop Festival
09-01 Tollard Royal, England – Larmer Tree Gardens (End of the Road Festival)
09-03 Brussels, Belgium – Le Botanique @
09-04 Amsterdam, Netherlands – Paradiso @
09-05 Hamburg, Germany – Elbphilharmonie @
09-07 Copenhagen, Denmark – Hotel Cecil @
09-08 Bergen, Norway – Perfect Sounds Forever
09-10 Stockholm, Sweden – Kagelbanan @
09-13 Leipzig, Germany – UT Connewitz @
09-14 Prague, Czech Republic – NoD @
09-15 Vienna, Austria – Flex @
09-16 Munich, Germany – Ampere @^
09-18 Milan, Italy – Associazione Ohibò @
09-20 Düdingen, Switzerland – Bad Bonn @
09-22 Paris, France – La Maroquinerie @
09-24 Manchester, England – Gorilla @
09-25 Glasgow, Scotland – Saint Luke’s @
09-27 Dublin, Ireland – Vicar Street @
09-29 London, England – O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire @

@ with Becca Mancari
^ with Half Waif

Phoebe Bridgers:

08-21 London, England – Scala
09-20 Los Angeles, CA – Hollywood Palladium @
09-20 Los Angeles, CA – Hollywood Palladium @
09-22 Santa Barbara, CA – Santa Barbara Bowl @
09-27 Philadelphia, PA – The Mann Center @
09-28 Columbia, MD – Merriweather Post Pavilion @
09-29 Forest Hills, NY – Forest Hills Stadium (The National Presents: There’s No Leaving New York)
10-03 Phoenix, AZ – The Van Buren ^
10-04 Pioneertown, CA – Pappy & Harriet’s ^
10-05 Santa Cruz, CA – Cocoanut Grove ^
10-07 Sanoma, CA – Gundlach Bundschu Winery ^

@ with The National
^ With Conor Oberst and the Mystic Valley Band

Lucy Dacus:

08-21 Guildford, England – The Boileroom
08-23 Düdingen, Switzerland – Bad Bonn
08-25 Aarhus, Denmark – RECession Festival
08-26 Malmö, Sweden – Plan B
08-27 Oslo, Norway – Øyafestivalen
08-28 Bergen, Norway – Perfect Sounds Forever
08-31 Tollard Royal, England – Larmer Tree Gardens (End of the Road Festival)
09-02 Dublin, Ireland – Electric Picnic Festival
09-14 Charlottesville, VA – Jefferson Theater
09-29 Upper Marlboro, MD – REI Outessafest
10-22 Norwich, England – Norwich Arts Centre
10-23 Bristol, England – Thekla
10-25 Leicester, England – The Cookie
10-26 Glasgow, Scotland – Mono
10-27 Manchester, England – Now Wave
10-29 Brighton, England – The Haunt
10-31 London, England Islington Assembly Hall

Peter Bjorn and John announce new album and tour

Peter Bjorn and John have announced the follow-up to their 2016 album, Breakin’ Point, titled Darker Days. The album follows “Peter tackling what’s happening in the world right now, Bjorn delving into relationship issues and John, the most existential, exploring the shadows of our own psyche,” according to a press release

Darker Days is set to be out October 19th. In addition to the album, Peter Bjorn and John will set out on tour in October. Find the tour dates below, and find tickets here.

Peter Bjorn and John:

10-18 Vienna, Austria – Flex
10-19 Prague, Czech Republic – Lucerna Music Bar
10-20 Berlin, Germany – Scope Festival
11-29 Boston, MA – Brighton Music Hall
11-30 Brooklyn, NY – Rough Trade
12-01 New York, NY – The Bowery Ballroom
12-02 Washington, D.C. – Rock & Roll Hotel
12-04 Toronto, Ontario – Velvet Underground
12-07 Tustin, CA – Marty’s on Newport
12-08 Los Angeles, CA – Teragram Ballroom
12-09 San Francisco, CA – The Independent

The Internet announce tour

The Internet have announced a tour in support of their new album Hive Mind and it starts in October and will end in December. The group will perform cities like Chicago, Los Angeles, Vancouver, Houston, and more. See their full itinerary below. The band are also opening for Gorillaz during a number shows in October.

JPEGMAFIA announces “The Reverse Christopher Columbus Tour,” shares new song

Baltimore-based experimental rapper and producer, JPEGMAFIA, has announced “The Reverse Christopher Columbus Tour” to support his recent album, Veteran. The beatmaker will start his journey in Vancouver, BC on August 29th and will play through the upper and lower United States before heading to Brussels, Belgium on November 11th.

He has also shared a new track from recording Veteran called “Millennium,” which the press release calls a “half remix/half cover inspired by the Backstreet Boys’ 1999 classic ‘I Want It That Way’ but touched by JPEG’s signature eclectic production and flowing lyricism.” Listen to it below as well as the tour dates.

The Reverse Christopher Columbus tour:

08.29.18 – Vancouver, BC – Fortune
08.30.18 – Portland, OR – Peter’s Room at Roseland Theater
08.31.18 – Seattle, WA – Bumbershoot Festival
09.02.18 – Philadelphia, PA – Made in America
09.14.18 – Baltimore , MD – Metro Gallery
09.15.18 – Washington DC – Songbyrd
09.18.18 – Philadelphia PA – PhilaMOCA
09.23.18 – Allston, MA – Great Scott
09.25.18 – Toronto, ON – Drake Hotel
09.27.18 – Montreal, QC – Le Ministere
09.28.18 – Urbana, IL – Pygmalion Festival
09.30.18 – Phoenix, AZ – Gold Rush
10.14.18 – San Francisco, CA – Treasure Island Music Festival
10.30.18 – Paris, France – Pitchfork Avant-Garde
11.01.18 – London, UK – Scala
11.02.18 – Manchester, UK – Charles Street Auction House
11.03.18 – Frankfurt, Germany – Mousonturm
11.06.18 – Berlin, Germany – Berghain
11.07.18 – Copenhagen, Denmark – Loppen
11.09.18 – Utrecht, Netherlands – Le Guess Who
11.10.18 – Köln, Germany – Veedel Club
11.11.18 – Brussels, Belgium – AB Club

Los Campesinos! announce 10th anniversary tour

Los Campesinos! have announced a North American tour in November in support of the 10-year anniversaries of their first albums, Hold On Now, Youngster… and We Are Beautiful, We Are Doomed. They will head out on the road with Adult Mom and Illuminati Hotties. Check out the tour poster below.

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Toro Y Moi announces U.S. tour

Toro Y Moi has announced the Outer Peace Tour which starts in November. Chaz Bear will perform songs from his last year’s Boo Boo. The U.S. trek takes place in November. Find Chaz Bear’s upcoming dates below.

Toro Y Moi:

08-03 Montreal, Quebec – Osheaga Music and Arts Festival %
08-04 Long Island City, New York – MoMA PS1 %
08-04 Brooklyn, NY – Elsewhere %
09-22 Los Angeles, CA – 88rising: Head in the Clouds %
10-13-14 Oakland, CA – Treasure Island Music Festival %
11-01 Santa Barbara, CA – Soho Music Club
11-02 Los Angeles, CA – The Novo
11-06 Chicago, IL – Thalia Hall
11-07 Detroit, MI – El Club
11-09 Boston, MA – Royale
11-10 Brooklyn, NY – Elsewhere
11-12 Washington, DC – 9:30 Club
11-13 Philadelphia PA – Union Transfer
11-15 Asheville, NC – Orange Peel
11-16 Atlanta, GA – Variety Playhouse
11-17 Columbia, SC – The Senate

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Grouper announces tour

Grouper, aka Liz Harris, has announced a tour which starts in September with an appearance at Hopscotch Music Festival in Raleigh, North Carolina on September 8th. After dates in North America, Grouper will perform in Europe, with shows in Copenhagen, Barcelona, London, Glasgow, and more. Check out the full itinerary below.

Grouper:

09-08 Raleigh, NC – Hopscotch Music Fest
09-10 Philadelphia, PA – Union Transfer
09-12 Brooklyn, NY – Murmrr Theatre
09-14-16 Hudson, NY – Basilica Soundscape
09-17 Brooklyn, NY – The Park Church Co-op
09-19 Somerville, MA – The Center For The Arts
09-21 Montreal, Québec – La Sala Rossa
09-23 Chicago, IL – Bohemian National Cemetery
10-13 Riga, Latvia – Skaņu Mežs Festival
10-16 Vilnius, Lithuania – Kablys Club
10-18 Oslo, Norway – Toyen Church
10-23 Copenhagen, Denmark – Alice
10-24 Copenhagen, Denmark – Alice
10-25 Barcelona, Spain – Sala Apolo
10-29 London, England – Hackney Arts Centre
10-31 Glasgow, Scotland – The Mackintosh Church