VILLAGERS ANNOUNCE NEW LIVE DATES

Villagers | 08/18/10

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After stunning American audiences with his powerful solo performances, Villagers' frontman Conor J. O'Brien has confirmed his first ever full band North American tour supporting the Mercury Prize-nominated debut, Becoming a Jackal. In addition to several headlining dates, the group has confirmed supporting dates with Ra Ra Riot and Givers.

In addition to Conor, the full band is comprised of James Byrne (drums), Tommy McLaughlin (guitar), Cormac Curran (piano/organ), and Danny Snow (bass).




Here are the dates:
9/22 - Minneapolis, MN @ 400 Bar &
9/24 - Chicago, IL @ Schubas Tavern &
9/27 - Toronto, ON @ Drake Underground &
9/28 - Ottawa, ON @ Mavericks &
9/29 - Montreal, QC @ Casa Del Popolo &
10/19 - San Francisco, CA @ Rickshaw Stop $
10/20 - Los Angeles, CA @ Music Box At The Henry Fonda *
10/21 - Solana Beach, CA @ Belly Up Tavern *
10/22 - Tempe, AZ @ The Clubhouse *
10/24 - San Antonio, TX @ White Rabbit *
10/26 - Austin, TX @ Emos *
10/27 - Houston, TX @ Warehouse Live Ballroom *
10/28 - Dallas, TX @ Granada Theater *
10/29 - Little Rock, AR @ Revolution Music Room *
10/30 - Nashville, TN @ Exit In *
11/1 - Philadelphia, PA @ Kung Fu Necktie $
11/2 - Brooklyn, NY @ Knitting Factory $
11/3 - New York, NY @ Mercury Lounge $
11/4 - Boston, MA @ Great Scott $
 
& = solo
* = Full band w/ Givers, Ra Ra Riot
$ = Full band headline

Watch them performing "Ship of Promises" live at Dublin's Button Factory: