Calexico continues "Algiers" push
Indie-rock veterans Calexico will continue their theater excursion after the New Year behind the latest studio effort, "Algiers."
The Tucson, AZ-based outfit take to the tour trail beginning Jan. 16 in Los Angeles, before working its way east over a month's time. The 16-city outing finishes up Feb. 2 in Lawrence, KS, before heating across the pond for another European leg.
Tickets for the U.S. dates are on sale now at the band's website. Most dates will feature opening support from Bahamas.
Calexico, led by duo Joey Burns and John Convertino, released "Algiers," the band's seventh studio effort, in early September. The band recorded the Anti Records release in New Orleans at The Living Room Studio, an old church owned by Chris George and Daniel Majorie.
"Algiers" follows 2008's "Carried To Dust," which featured several guest musicians, including Iron & Wine, Doug McCombs of Tortoise and Pieta Brown.
16 - Los Angeles, CA - El Rey
17 - Flagstaff, AZ - The Orpheum
18 - Boulder, CO - The Fox Theatre
19 - Denver, CO - The Bluebird Theatre
20 - Albuquerque, NM - Sunshine Theatre
22 - Dallas, TX - Granada Theater
23 - Austin, TX - Emo's East
24 - New Orleans, LA - One Eyed Jack's
25 - Atlanta, GA - Buckhead Theatre
26 - Carrboro, NC - Cat's Cradle
27 - Charleston, WV - Mountain Stage
29 - Louisville, KY - Brown Theatre
30 - Nashville, TN - Mercy Lounge
31 - St. Louis, MO - The Pageant
1 - Columbia, MO - The Blue Note
2 - Lawrence, KS - Granada
14 - Dublin, Ireland - Olympia
15 - Glasgow, United Kingdom - O2 ABC
16 - Manchester, United Kingdom - HMV Ritz
17 - Leeds, United Kingdom - Metropolitan University
18 - Bristol, United Kingdom - O2 Academy
19 - Brighton, United Kingdom - Corn Exchange
21 - Den Haag, Netherlands - Paard van Troje
22 - Utrecht, Netherlands - Tivoli
23 - Leuven, Belgium - Het Depot
24 - Bourran, France - Aeronef
25 - Caen, France - Le Cargo
26 - Dusseldorf, Germany - Zakk
28 - Tel Aviv, Israel - Barby Club
2, 3 - Istanbul, Turkey - Salon Iksv
16 - Munchen, Germany - Tollwood
17 - Nuremberg, Germany - Serenadenhof