On Feb. 25 the English indie rock band Alt-J announced on their Facebook page headlining tour dates for the summer of 2013. The North American tour begins on Aug. 29 in Oakland, Calif. and ends on Sept. 29 in Dallas. The band also announced spring tour dates that revolve around their North American festival appearances.
During Alt-J's summer 2013 North American tour the band will perform 14 concerts over a month long time span. This spring they will perform at the Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival, Governors Ball Music Festival, Sasquatch! Music Festival, and at Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival.
This spring and summer Alt-J will be touring in support of their debut studio album, "An Awesome Wave" which was released in the U.S. on Sept. 18, 2012 via Canvasback/Atlantic Records.
Pre-sale tickets are currently on sale and tickets go on sale to the general public beginning March 1. For more information about Alt-J's spring and summer 2013 North American tour visit the band's official website here.
Alt-J - Spring 2013 North American Tour Dates:
04/12 – Indio, CA @ Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival
04/14 – Sacramento, CA @ Ace of Spades
04/16 – San Diego, CA @ Belly Up
04/17 – Santa Ana, CA @ Observatory
04/19 – Indio, CA @ Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival
05/27 – George, WA @ Sasquatch! Music Festival
06/08 – Randall’s Island, NY @ Governors Ball Music Festival
06/10 – Pittsburgh, PA @ Mr. Smalls
06/11 – Cleveland, OH @ House of Blues
06/12 – Indianapolis, IN @ Deluxe @ Old Nat’l Center
06/13-16 – Manchester, TN @ Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival
Alt-J - Summer 2013 North American Tour Dates:
08/29 – Oakland, CA @ Fox Theater
09/01 – Vancouver, BC @ Orpheum
09/03 – Portland, OR @ Crystal Ballroom
09/05 – Denver, CO @ Fillmore Auditorium
09/07 – Minneapolis, MN @ First Avenue
09/10 – Detroit, MI @ Royal Oak Music Hall
09/11 – Toronto, ON @ Echo Beach
09/13 – Boston, MA @ Bank Of America Pavilion
09/18 – Washington, DC @ 9:30 Club
09/23 – Atlanta, GA @ Tabernacle
09/24 – Orlando, FL @ House of Blues
09/27 – Houston, TX @ House of Blues
09/28 – Austin, TX @ Stubbs
09/29 – Dallas, TX @ House of Blues