Arcade Fire has announced its first U.S. headline dates since 2007’s Neon Bible tour.
Pre-Sales will go live at arcadefire.com tomorrow at 10 AM EST for the following dates:
August 1 – Boston, MA – Bank of America Pavilion
August 2 – Philadelphia, PA – Mann Center for the Performing Arts w/ Spoon
August 4 – New York, NY – Madison Square Garden w/ Spoon
August 6 – Columbia, MD – Merriweather Post Pavilion w/ Spoon
August 9 – Nashville, TN – Ryman Auditorium
August 11 – Atlanta, GA – Verizon Wireless Amphitheater at Encore Park w/ Spoon
Spoon is confirmed as special guest on the New York, Philadelphia, DC and Atlanta dates, which bookend the Arcade Fire’s previously announced August 8 Lollapalooza appearance and the release of the band’s third full-length studio album, The Suburbs, out August 3rd on Merge Records.
Arcade Fire will donate $1 from every ticket sold to Partners In Health, an organization helping impoverished communities around the world combat disease and poverty. Please visit www.pih.org for more information.
Arcade Fire's new album, The Suburbs is available for pre-order on CD and double-LP now in the Merge store. Preorders will ship to arrive on or around the August 3, 2010 release date. Preorders will also receive download codes for 320-kbps MP3s of "The Suburbs" and "Month of May" via email once the order is complete.
* = w/ Spoon
7-June Sherbrooke QC – Theater Granada
8-June Sherbrooke QC – Theater Granada
30-June Rättvik, Sweden – Dalhalla
2-July Tromøy, Norway – Hove Festival
4-July Werchter, Belgium – Rock Werchter
9-July County Kildare, Ireland – Oxegen Festival
12-July Quebec, Canada – Quebec City Summer Festival
13-July Ottawa, Canada – Ottawa Bluesfest
31-July Montreal, QC - Osheaga
1-Aug Boston, MA - Bank of America Pavillion
2-Aug Philadelphia, PA - Mann Centre for the Performing Arts *
4-Aug New York, NY - Madison Square Garden *
6-Aug Washington, DC – Merriweather Post Pavilion *
8-Aug Chicago, IL – Lollapalooza
9-Aug Nashville, TN - Ryman Auditorium
11-Aug Atlanta, GA - Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre *
14-Aug Toronto, ON - Olympic Island
27-Aug Leeds, UK – Leeds Festival
27-Aug Reading, UK – Reading Festival
29-Aug Saint Cloud, France – Rock En Seine
2-Sept Bologna, Italy – I-Day Festival