The Twilight Singers, who release Dynamite Steps on Sub Pop next Tuesday, February 15, have announced a spring U.S. tour taking off in Oxford, Mississippi on May 4 and reaching New York's Webster Hall on May 13. Opening for Greg Dulli and company will be Margot and the Nuclear So and So's.
Tickets for the shows go on sale next week; more information will be available on the The Twlight Singers' own site. The band is touring Europe and Israel in March and April.
As for The Twilight Singers' fifth album, Dulli and his bandmates will be celebrating the record's release with a show at Los Angeles' Amoeba Music on February 15 and San Francisco's Amoeba Music on February 17. They'll will also appear on "Jimmy Kimmel Live" on February 23.
Special guests on the album include Ani DiFranco, The Verve's Nick McCabe, Petra Haden, Joseph Arthur and Dulli's compadre from The Gutter Twins, Mark Lanegan.
The Twilight Singers U.S. Tour:
May 4 Oxford MS Proud Larry’s
May 5 Atlanta GA Masquerade
May 6 Nashville TN Mercy Lounge
May 7 Carrboro NC Cat’s Cradle
May 9 Washington D.C. 9:30 Club
May 10 Philadelphia PA Trocodero
May 11 Boston MA Paradise
May 13 New York NY Webster Hall
May 14 Pittsburgh PA Mr. Small’s Theatre
May 15 Detroit MI St. Andrews Hall
May 16 Newport KY Southgate House
May 17 Chicago IL Metro
May 18 Minneapolis MN Varsity Theatre
May 21 Portland OR Wonder Ballroom
May 22 Seattle WA Showbox
May 24 San Francisco CA The Fillmore
May 25 Los Angeles CA The Music Box
May 27 San Diego CA Belly Up
May 28 Phoenix AZ The Clubhouse
May 30 Dallas TX Granada Theatre
May 31 Austin TX The Parish
June 1 Houston TX Warehouse Live Studio
June 3 New Orleans LA Tipitina’s