Fleet Foxes Tour, Release 7"
After a very successful 2008 in which the band's debut album landed in several Top 10 lists (including being #6 on Paste's Top 50), Fleet Foxes are going on tour this Summer. They will be hitting up numerous festivals in the process, including Newport Folk, Lollapalooza, All Points West and Sasquatch!.
In addition to touring, the Foxes also released the Mykonos 7" on May 5. The B-side of the record includes a reworking of a traditional folk song first made popular by Steeleye Span, "False Knight on the Road."
25 - George, Wash. @ Sasquatch Festival - Gorge Amphitheatre
29 - Washington D.C. @ 9:30 Club
30 - Philadelphia, Pa. @ Electric Factory
31 - Jersey City, N.J. @ All Points West - Liberty State Park
1 - Newport, R.I. @ Newport Folk Festival - Fort Adams State Park
3 - Montreal, Quebec @ Metropolis Theatre
4 - Toronto, Ontario @ Massey Hall
5 - Royal Oak, Mich. @ Royal Oak Theatre
7 - Chicago, Ill. @ Lollapalooza - Grant Park
9 - Minneapolis, Minn. @ First Avenue
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