A.C. Newman, a founding member of The New Pornographers, has completed his third solo album. The Canadian musician and songwriter received critical acclaim for his previous two records, 2004’s The Slow Wonder and 2009’s Get Guilty. This next record, currently unnamed, is set for release this fall through Matador Records in the U.S. and Last Gang Records in Canada.
Newman is also slated to promote the record on a North American fall tour, starting Oct. 21. Matablog announced pre-sale tickets for the tour will be available through etix starting tomorrow, and the general sale will begin this July 27.
Take a look at the tour dates below.
21 - Toronto, Ontario @ Lee’s Palace (Exclaim! 20th Anniversary Concert Series)
22 - New York, N.Y. @ Bowery Ballroom
23 - Allston, Mass. @ Brighton Music Hall
24 - Hoboken, N.J @ Maxwell’s
25 - Philadelphia, Pa. @ First Unitarian Church
26 - Washington D.C. @ Black Cat
27 - Durham, N.C. @ Motorco Music Hall
28 - Atlanta, Ga. @ The Earl
30 - Chicago, Ill. @ The Empty Bottle
8 - Vancouver, British Columbia @ The Biltmore Cabaret (Exclaim! 20th Anniversary Concert Series)*
9 - Seattle, Wash. @ The Crocodile*
10 - Portland, Ore. @ Doug Fir Lounge*
12 - San Francisco, Calif. @ The Independent*
13 - Los Angeles, Calif. @ The Echoplex*
14 - San Diego, Calif. @ The Casbah*