UPDATE 8/22 10:10 a.m. PT: After the first show at the Beacon sold out, Tame Impala have
added a second show at the NYC venue. Tickets for the November 10th performance are on sale now.
Australian psych-rockers Tame Impala have announced a fall tour that includes four stops in the
U.S. in addition to a handful of South American dates.
The tour kicks off on November 9 at NYC's Beacon Theatre and continues at the Shrine
Auditorium in Los Angeles on November 12, the Las Vegas outpost of Brooklyn Bowl on
13 and at Oakland's Fox Theater on November 15 before Tame Impala heads to South America.
Delicate Steve has been tapped to open the U.S. dates.
In other Tame Impala news, Consequence
Of Sound reports that the band has been accused of plagiarizing the Lonerism
track "Feels Like We Only Go Backwards" from Argentinian pop star Pablo Ruiz's 1989 song
"Oceano" by a Chilean news site. You can be the judge by comparing both songs:
Here's the list of dates:
11/09 – New York, NY @ Beacon Theatre *
11/10 – New York, NY @ Beacon Theatre *
11/12 – Los Angeles, CA @ Shrine Auditorium *
11/13 – Las Vegas, NV @ Brooklyn Bowl *
11/15 – Oakland, CA @ Fox Theater *
11/20 – Bogota, CO @ Royal Center
11/22 – Santiago, CL @ Placina Espacio Broadway
11/24 – Buenos Aires, AR @ BUE Fest
11/26 – Rio de Janerio, BR @ Circo Voador
11/28 – Sao Paolo, BR @ Popload Festival
* = w/ Delicate Steve