Japandroids Announce Sophomore LP, Single, Tour

JAPANDROIDS RELEASE CELEBRATION ROCK JUNE 5 ON POLYVINYL

Vancouver duo Japandroids long awaited follow-up to their critically acclaimed 2009 debut, Post-Nothing, will see its release on June 5. Celebration Rock will be available June 5 on Polyvinyl Record Co. On May 15, Brian King (vocals, guitar) and Dave Prowse (vocals, drums) will release the first single off the record, "The House That Heaven Built" as the 4th installment of their 7" series, which also features a B-Side cover of Nick Cave and The Bad Seeds' "Jack The Ripper". Listen to the track at www.japandroids.com.

Celebration Rock, featuring eight new tracks, will be available on CD/LP/Digital. There is also a limited edition of 1,000 on 180-gram red vinyl available for pre-order at http://polyvinylrecords.com/celebrationrock.

Starting mid-May, Japandroids will head out on what will be a long road of touring. See all tour dates below. Tickets for all US dates go on sale this Friday, March 30.

Japandroids on tour

  • 5/17 Cardiff, Wales -- Club Ifor Bach
  • 5/18 Brighton, England -- Green Door Store
  • 5/19 Amsterdam, Netherlands -- Paradiso
  • 5/21 Bristol, England -- Cooler
  • 5/22 London, England --CAMP (basement)
  • 5/23 Manchester, England -- Soup Kitchen
  • 5/24 Glasgow, Scotland -- King Tuts
  • 5/25 Leeds, England -- Cockpit 2
  • 5/26 Nottingham, England -- Bodega
  • 5/31 Barcelona, Spain -- Parc del Fòrum (Primavera Sound)
  • 6/11 Seattle, WA -- Neumos
  • 6/12 Portland , OR -- Doug Fir
  • 6/14 San Francisco, CA -- Independent
  • 6/15 Los Angeles ,CA -- Echoplex
  • 6/16 San Diego, CA -- Casbah
  • 6/19 Denver, CO -- Larimer Lounge
  • 6/21 Chicago, IL -- Lincoln Hall
  • 6/22 Cleveland, OH -- Grog Shop
  • 6/23 Toronto, ON -- Horseshoe Tavern
  • 6/25 Montreal, QC -- La Sala Rossa
  • 6/26 Boston MA -- Brighton Music Hall
  • 6/27 New York, NY -- Bowery Ballroom
  • 6/29 Philadelphia, PA -- Johnny Brenda's
  • 6/30 Washington, DC -- Rock & Roll Hotel
  • 7/3 Minneapolis, MN -- 7th Street Entry
  • 7/7 Vancouver, BC -- Biltmore

    Japandroids Tour Dates :: Japandroids News

  • http://www.japandroids.com

    [Published on: 3/28/12]

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