For its latest tour, Yo La Tengo will bring along a giant wheel to determine which set audiences will get.
The shows will be split into two 45-minute sets, and whatever the wheel lands on on a given night will determine the first set performed. Possibilities include “Songs Starting with the Letter S” or “Sitcom Theater,” in which the band and crew act out a classic sitcom. Check out a full list of ridiculous categories here.
The band will also be selling tickets to the shows at face value at local independent record stores. Tickets go on sale tomorrow, Nov. 5. Dates below.
20 — Philadelphia, Pa. @ The Trocadero (tickets available at Repo Records, AKA Records)
21 — Washington, D.C. @ 9:30 Club (tickets available at Red Onion Records)
22 — Carrborro, N.C. @ Cat’s Cradle (tickets available at Schoolkids Records)
23 — Carrborro, N.C. @ Cat’s Cradle
25 — Orlando, Fla. @ The Social (tickets available at Park Avenue Records)
26 — Jacksonville, Fla. @ Freebird Live
28 — Atlanta, Ga. @ Variety Playhouse
29 — New Orleans, La. @ Tipitina’s (tickets available at Euclid Records)
31 — Birmingham, Ala. @ Workplay (tickets available at Charlemagne Records)
1 — Nashville, Tenn. @ Exit In (tickets available at Grimey’s Records)
3 — Indianapolis, Ind. @ Vogue (tickets available at Luna and Indy CD & Vinyl)
4 — Chicago, Ill. @ Metro (tickets available at Reckless Records)
5 — Pittsburgh, Pa. @ Mr Smalls (tickets available at Mind Cure Records)