The National are returning in 2013 with new music and a full tour itinerary. In May, the band plans to release a full-length follow-up to 2010’s High Violet via 4AD. There’s no title, tracklist, cover or tracks just yet, but sit tight. May’s not that far away.
However, also starting in May, the band is getting back to performing live, with a show in New York, to be followed in June by a full tour. Check out the dates below.
5/16 State Theater – Ithaca, NY
6/5 Barclay’s Center – Brooklyn, NY
6/6 Merriweather Post Pavilion – Columbia, MD
6/7 Mann Center for Performing Arts – Philadelphia, PA
6/8 The National – Richmond, VA
6/10 Red Hat Amphitheatre – Raleigh, NC
6/11 Stage AE – Pittsburgh, PA
6/13 Lachine Canal – Montreal, Canada
6/14 Yonge Dundas Square – Toronto, Canada
6/15 LC Pavilion – Columbus, OH
6/13-6/16 Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival – Manchester, TN
6/21 Hurricane Festival – Scheessel, Germany
6/22 Southside Festival – Neuhausen ob Eck, Germany
6/25 Cirque Royal – Brussels, Belgium
6/28 Live At The Marquee – Cork, Ireland
6/30 Parco Della Musica – Rome, Italy
7/1 City Sound Festival – Milan, Italy
7/2 Salata – Zagreb, Croatia
7/14 Cincinnati, OH – Bunbury Festival
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