Kurt Vile @ 4Knots 2013 (more by Amanda Hatfield)

Kurt Vile & The Violators are currently on tour throughout North America in support of this year's great Wakin On A Pretty Daze. Long-running Boston dream pop outfit Swirlies are along for the ride, and the two groups will tag Chicago for a performance at Metro this Thursday (7/11). Advance tickets are still available.

Vile and co. will also be back in the area in September to play Champaign-Urbana's Pygmalion Music Festival. Festival passes are still available, and individual-show tickets are now onsale. Kurt plays the Urbana Civic Center Outdoor Annex on September 27 with Dawes and Johnathan Rice (tickets).

All 2013 Kurt Vile tour dates and a couple of videos are below...

Kurt Vile - "KV Crimes"

Kurt Vile - "Never Run Away"

Kurt Vile -- 2013 Tour Dates
TUE 9 JULY Grog Shop Cleveland Heights, OH, US
WED 10 JULY Magic Stick Detroit, MI, US
THU 11 JULY Metro Chicago, IL, US
FRI 12 JULY The Vogue Theatre Indianapolis, IN, US
SAT 13 JULY Forecastle Music Festival 2013 Louisville, KY, US
SUN 14 JULY Mercy Lounge Nashville, TN, US
MON 15 JULY Bottletree Cafe Birmingham, AL, US
TUE 16 JULY Terminal West at King Plow Arts Center Atlanta, GA, US
WED 17 JULY Grey Eagle Asheville, NC, US
THU 18 JULY Cat's Cradle Carrboro, NC, US
FRI 19 JULY Jefferson Theater Charlottesville, VA, US
SAT 20 JULY 9:30 Club Washington, DC, US
SAT 27 JULY Interstellar Rodeo Edmonton, AB, Canada
SUN 28 JULY Calgary Folk Music Festival 2013 Calgary, AB, Canada
FRI 2 AUGUST - SUN 4 AUGUST Pickathon 2013 Portland, OR, US
MON 5 AUGUST Rickshaw Theatre Vancouver, BC, Canada
TUE 6 AUGUST Showbox at the Market Seattle, WA, US
FRI 9 AUGUST - SUN 11 AUGUST Outside Lands Music & Arts Festival 2013 San Francisco, CA, US
FRI 9 AUGUST Audie's Olympic Fresno, CA, US
SAT 10 AUGUST The Ranch San Miguel, CA, US
TUE 13 AUGUST Urban Lounge Salt Lake City, UT, US
THU 15 AUGUST Bluebird Café Denver, CO, US
FRI 16 AUGUST Granada Theatre Lawrence, KS, US
SAT 17 AUGUST Firebird St Louis, MO, US
MON 19 AUGUST Trees Dallas, TX, US
TUE 20 AUGUST Mohawk Austin, TX, US
THU 22 AUGUST Orpheum Theater Flagstaff, AZ, US
FRI 23 AUGUST Sister Albuquerque, NM, US
SAT 24 AUGUST - SUN 25 AUGUST FYF Festival 2013 Los Angeles, CA, US
SAT 24 AUGUST The Crescent Ballroom Phoenix, AZ, US
WED 28 AUGUST City Hall Presents @ the City Courtyard Philadelphia, PA, US
THU 5 SEPTEMBER - SAT 7 SEPTEMBER Hopscotch Music Fest 2013 Raleigh, NC, US
WED 25 SEPTEMBER Carnegie Music Hall Pittsburgh, PA, US
THU 26 SEPTEMBER Midpoint Music festival 2013 Cincinnati, OH, US
FRI 27 SEPTEMBER Pygmalion Music Festival 2013 Urbana, IL, US
SAT 12 OCTOBER - SUN 13 OCTOBER Festival Corona Capital 2013 Mexico City, Mexico
SAT 7 DECEMBER Debaser Medis Stockholm, Sweden
WED 11 DECEMBER O2 Shepherd's Bush Empire London, UK
FRI 13 DECEMBER Brudenell Social Club Leeds, UK
SAT 14 DECEMBER Manchester Academy 2 Manchester, UK
SUN 15 DECEMBER The Arches Glasgow, UK
MON 16 DECEMBER The Fleece Bristol, UK
TUE 17 DECEMBER Concorde 2 Brighton, UK
THU 19 DECEMBER La Gaîté Lyrique Paris, France
FRI 20 DECEMBER Le Grand Mix Tourcoing, France