Dent May to tour with A.C. Newman

January 2, 2009  |  11:14am
The Good Feeling Music of Dent May & His Magnificent Ukulele comes out Feb. 3, via Paw Tracks, and the quirky Mississippian is preparing to tour in support of his debut album. The February/March circuit begins in west Canada and works its way down through the Pacific states, then on through the Midwest before finishing in New York City (performance details below).

The New Pornographers frontman A.C. Newman joins May sans band for 15 of the 20 dates. Matador will release Get Guilty, Newman's second solo album, at the end of January.

Keep an eye out for reviews of both albums in the February issue of Paste.

And, in the meantime, check out May's newest video, "Oh, Paris!"



February
20 -
Vancouver, British Columbia @ The Biltmore Cabaret *
21 -
Seattle, Wash. @ Neumos *
22 -
Portland, Ore. @ Doug Fir Lounge *
24 -
Sacramento, Calif. @ Harlow's *
25 -
San Diego, Calif. @ Casbah *
26 -
Los Angeles, Calif. @ Troubadour *
27 -
Santa Barbara, Calif. @ Soho Restaurant and Music Club *
28 -
San Francisco, Calif. @ The Independent *

March
1 -
Eugene, Ore. @ John Henry's *
2 -
Boise, Idaho @ Neurolux
5 -
Minneapolis, Minn. @ 400 Bar
6 -
Chicago, Ill. @ Schubas
7 -
Pontiac, Mich. @ The Pike Room at The Crofoot
8 -
Cleveland, Ohio @ Beachland Ballroom
10 -
Ithaca, N.Y. @ Castaways *
11 -
Toronto, Ontario @ Lee's Palace *
12 -
Montreal, Quebec @ Il Motore *
13 -
Providence, R.I. @ Club Hell *
14 -
Boston, Mass. @ Paradise *
15 -
New York, N.Y. @ Bowery Ballroom *

* w/ A.C. Newman

Related links:
Dent May on MySpace
News: Dent May & His Magnificent Ukulele preps Paw Tracks debut
Feature: 22 up-and-coming artists you ignore at your own peril!

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