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Arcade Fire Announces Tour With The National, Okkervil River, Local Natives, More

February 21, 2011  |  12:01pm
Arcade Fire Announces Tour With The National, Okkervil River, Local Natives, More

In the wake of their unexpected Album of the Year Grammy win, Arcade Fire has announced a sprawling world tour. Starting in Broomfield, Colo. this April, the band will make its way through the United States before heading over to Europe with a few festival stops along the way. The tour will finish up with two UK performances after a show with U2 in Canada.

The band has chosen some stellar groups as opening acts along the way, including The National, Local Natives, Okkervil River and Explosions in the Sky.

Dates:

April
9 – Broomfield, Colo. @ 1st Bank Center ^
11 – Orem, Utah @ The UCCU Center ^
13 – Phoenix, Ariz. @ Comerica Theatre ^
14 – Las Vegas, Nev. @ The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel ^
16 – Indio, Calif. @ Coachella
18 – Santa Fe, N.M. @ Santa Fe Convention Center
20 – Kansas City, Mo. – Starlight Amphitheatre +
22 – Chicago, Ill. @ UIC Pavilion +
24 – Chicago, Ill. @ UIC Pavilion +
25 – Chicago, Ill. @ UIC Pavilion +
27 – Indianapolis, Ind. @ The Lawn at White River State Park *
28 – Memphis, Tenn. @ Orpheum Theatre
30 – Dallas, Texas @ Gexa Energy Pavilion #

May
3 – Austin, Texas @ The Backyard %
4 – The Woodlands, Texas @ Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion %
6 – New Orleans, La. @ New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival

June
9-12 – Manchester, Tenn. @ Bonnaroo Festival
17 – Scheesel, Germany @ Hurricane Festival
18 – Neuhausen, Germany @ Southside Festival
21 – Zagreb, Croatia @ T Mobile InMusic Festival
22 – Burgenland, Austria @ Festivalgelände Wiesen
26 – Luxembourg, Luxembourg @ Rock-A-Field Festival
30 – London, England @ Hyde Park

July
2 – Arras, France @ Main Square Festival
3 – Belfort, France @ Les Eurockeenes
5 – Milan, Italy @ Milano Jazzin’ Festival
7 – Novi Sad, Serbia @ Exit Festival
9 – Lucca, Italy @ Lucca Summer Festival
15 – Lisbon, Portugal @ Super Bock Super Rock Festival
17 – Bennicassim, Spain @ Benicassim Festival
30 – Moncton, New Brunswick @ Magnetic Hill @

August
31 – Manchester, England @ MEN Arena

September
1 – Edinburgh, Scotland @ Edinburgh Castle

- ^ = with Local Natives
- + = with the National
- # = with Okkevil River
- % = with Explosions in the Sky
- @ = with U2

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