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The Brian Jonestown Massacre are touring their way to Metro (dates)


The Brian Jonestown Massacre have announced a spring/summer world tour, which includes their previously announced appearance at Austin Psych Fest and a show at Metro on August 18. Magic Castles will act as main support for the Chicago show, which goes on sale this Saturday (April 14), at noon CST.

TBJM are also prepping their 13th full-length album, Aufheben, for release on May 1 via ‘a’ Records. Take a listen to the LP’s lead single “I Wanna Hold Your Other Hand” and check out its tracklisting/cover art over at BrooklynVegan.

The group’s full 2012 tour schedule and some videos, below…

The Brian Jonestown Massacre – “Straight Up And Down”

The Brian Jonestown Massacre – “Anemone”

The Brian Jonestown Massacre – “Open Heart Surgery”


Fri 27 – Dallas TX- Granada Theater
Sat 28 – Houston TX – Fitzgeralds
Sun 29 – Austin TX – Psych Fest

Tues 1st – Phoenix AZ – Crescent Ballroom
Fri 4th – Portland OR- Wonder Ballroom
Sat 5th – Seattle WA- Neptune Theatre
Tue 8th – Denver CO- Bluebird Theater
Wed 9th – Salt Lake City UT- Urban Lounge
Fri 11th – San Francisco CA- The Fillmore
Sat 12th – Los Angeles CA- The Wiltern

Australian Tour Dates
Thursday 17th May Metro Theatre, Sydney
Friday- 18th May ANU Refectory, Canberra
Saturday-19th May Forum Theatre, Melbourne – SOLD OUT
Sunday-20th May- The Gov, Adelaide
Tuesday-22nd May Astor Theatre, Perth
Thursday-24th May Hi-Fi, Brisbane
Friday- 25th May Level One-Newcastle Leagues Club, Newcastle

European Tour Dates
11 June 12 Berlin – Lido
12 June 12 Groningen – Vera
13 June 12 Rennes – L’Etage
14 June 12 Toulouse – Le Bikini
16 June 12 Spain – Azkena Rock Festival
17 June 12 Montpellier – Le Rockstore
18 June 12 Zurich – Abart
19 June 12 Bologna – Bolognetti on the rocks
20 June 12 Dudingen – Bad Bonn
22 June 12 Aarhus – Vox Hall
23 June 12 Copenhagen – Amager Bio
24 June 12 Oslo – Rockerfeller
25 June 12 Helsinki – Tavastia
26 June 12 Stockholm – Strand
27 June12 Malmo – Debaser
28 June 12 Amsterdam Bitterzoet
29 June 12 Nijmegen – Doornroosje
30 June 12 France – Le Rock Dans Tous Ses Etats
01 July 12 France – Eurockennes
03 July 12 Clermont – Ferrand, La Coopérative de Mai
04 July 12 Paris – Le Trianon
06 July 12 Scotland – T in the Park
07 July 12 London – Shepherds Bush Empire
08 July 12 Manchester – Ritz Ballroom
09 July 12 Birmingham – Academy 2
11 July 12 Tel Aviv – Barby

East Coast Tour Dates
Thu Aug 16th Minneapolis MN @ First Avenue
Fri Aug 17th Milwaukee MS @ Turner Hall
Sat Aug 18th Chicago IL @ The Metro w/ Magic Castles
Mon Aug 20th Atlanta GA @ Variety Playhouse
Tue Aug 21st Carrboro NC @ Cats Cradle
Wed Aug 22nd Washington DC @ 9.30Club
Thu Aug 23rd Philadelphia PA @ Union Transfer
Fri Aug 24th Boston MA @ Royale
Sat Aug 25th NY NY @ Webster Hall

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