Daniel Johnston tours Europe, hits up Good Folk Fest

October 24, 2008  |  3:41pm
Cult folk phenom Daniel Johnston is hitting the European road, starting tonight. This time around, the tour is just about him and the John Dear Mowing Club, and while we will miss the awesome appearances made on his last jaunt, nothing says stripped down musical fun like a Daniel Johnston show.

Upon his return to the states in November, the songwriter/visual artist plans to play and showcase his work at the Good Folk Fest in Louisville, Kentucky.

Tour dates:

October
24 - Enschede, Netherlands @ Muziek Kwartier *
25 - Amsterdam, Netherlands @ Paradiso *
26 - Eindhoven, Netherlands @ Effenaar *
27 - Paris, France @ La Maroquinerie *
28 - Geneva, Switzerland @ L'Usine *
29 - St. Gallen, Switzerland @ Palace *
30 - Zurich, Switzerland @ El Local *

November
1 - Hamburg, Germany @ Uebel & Gefährlich *
2 - Berlin, Germany @ Volksbühne *
3 - Stuttgart, Germany @ Schocken *
4 - Munich, Germany @ Backstage *
5 - Vienna, Australia @ Arena *
6 - Cologne, Germany @ Gebäude 9 *
7 - Ghent, Belgium @ Vooruit *
8 - Antwerp, Belgium @ De Nachten *
9 - Groningen, Netherlands @ Vera *
11 - Aarhus, Denmark @ Voxhall *
12 - Copenhagen, Denmark @ Vega *
22/23 - Louisville, Ky. @ Mellwood Arts & Entertainment Center (Good Folk Fest)

* with John Dear Mowing Club

Related links:
Review: Daniel Johnston - Songs of Pain
Feature: Daniel Johnston: Scattered, Smothered and Covered
News: Rare Daniel Johnston recordings available online

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