With COVID cases on the decline and vaccination rates on the rise, tours and festivals are being announced again. Go here for more information on coronaviruses and see the Tour Dates category for more information on the tour.
THE MURDER OF BLACK DAHLIA / AFTER THE BURIAL / CARNIFEX / RIVERS OF NIHIL / UNDEATH
Last month we released the New York date for an yet to be announced tour featuring The Black Dahlia Murder, After the Burial, Carnifex, Rivers of Nihil and Undeath. Now the “Up From the Sewer” tour (The Black Dahlia Murder’s 2020 album Verminous inspired theme) has been officially announced. “IS THIS REAL LIFE?” They write. ” Yes Fortunately ! We are more than delighted (and a little moved) to finally announce our Verminous-on the theme “Up From The Sewer Tour 2021”! It has been a long and winding year full of disappointments and cosmic blockages, and seeing this tour come to fruition is the light at the end of the tunnel that we look forward to sharing with all of you. We are honored to have brought our guys together in After The Burial, CARNIFEX, Rivers of Nihil and Undeath for an evening of guaranteed fun, friendship and fierce heavy metal music. Irving Plaza October 10. See all dates here.
THE FÉLICE BROTHERS
The Felice Brothers have announced a new album, From dreams to dust, which will be released on September 17 via Yep Roc Records, and they will be touring to support it this fall, starting September 16 at the Bowery Ballroom (tickets) and stopping at Woodstock, Boise, Seattle, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Asbury Park (Asbury Lanes on October 12), Philadelphia, Washington DC, Chicago, and more. See all dates here.
Garcia Peoples is already playing a set sold out on the rooftop of The Sultan Inn in Bushwick later this month, and they’ve now added four more shows, two sets each on July 21 and August 18. July and August on sale Friday June 11 at 10 a.m.
Archers of Loaf returns to the stage in July with a few shows in Chicago. They will play some of their expected new music along with the classics, and the shows will take place on July 24 at Subterranean (currently out of stock) and July 25 at Wicker Park Fest.
BLACK LABEL SOCIETY / OBITUARY / PRONG
Black Label Society was forced to postpone the remainder of their 2020 tour with Obituary and Lord Dying due to COVID, and now they have rescheduled the remaining dates and added a bunch more, with Prong replacing Lord Dying as support. The tour begins October 1 in Sacramento and ends November 28 in Albuquerque, with stops in New York (Irving Plaza on November 7), Montclair (The Wellmont Theater on November 10), and more. See all dates here.
THE WEATHER STATION
The weather station has announced a tour starting after its appearance in Bonnaroo, running through fall 2021 and resuming in January 2022. See all dates here.
The Pixies will hit the road for the first time since December 2019 in September. Their shows include opening dates for Nine Inch Nails as well as headlining dates, and you can see all of the dates here.
Spoon has announced a North American tour for September and October, including dates with Nicole Atkins and a few shows in California where Spoon supports St. Vincent. See all dates here.
LAURA STEVENSON / ADULT MOM
Laura Stevenson is playing a few shows on the East Coast this fall to support her self-titled new album, with Adult Mom joining her as support. She also opens for Lucy Dacus in Washington DC. See all dates here.
SHINY EYES / LUCY DACUS
Bright Eyes has added eight shows to its summer tour with Lucy Daus, all on the east coast of the United States. See all dates here.
JOEY CAPE (TRAINER, BAD ASTRONAUT)
Lagwagon and Bad Astronaut frontman Joey Cape has a new solo album, A happy new year to forget, en route, and he’s touring to support him in the fall. See all dates here.
Khruangbin added two big New York headlining shows to his tour, at Radio City Music Hall on March 9-10. Tickets meet on BrooklynVegan Presale on Thursday, June 10 at 10 a.m. See their updated dates here.
THE ACACIA STRAIN
The Acacia strain hits the road for a tour that includes two-night evenings in each city, playing the 2019 It comes in waves in their entirety, as well as a selection of songs from the 2020s Slow decomposition, the first night, and their classic 2010 Mugwort in full the second night. Orthodox and Dying Wish open all dates, and Kublai Khan joins them for the first leg, with Harm’s Way for the second. See all dates here.
The Manchester Orchestra has announced its Thanksgiving Atlanta concert, The Stuffing, for 2021, as well as concerts in New York and LA this fall. See all dates here.
SOUL ASYLUM / LOCAL H / JULIANA HATFIELD
This very ’90s alternative triple ticket will be on the road together throughout August and September. See all dates here.
Lindsey Buckingham, who was fired from Fleetwood Mac but may have worked things out with Mick Fleetwood, has announced a new self-titled solo album and tour to support it starting in September. See all dates here.
THUNDERCAT / VERY CHANNEL
Thundercat and Channel Tres will hit the road together starting in October, and you can see all the dates here.
Belarusian coldwave trio Molchat Doma are embarking on a massive “New Wave Sadness” tour, with European dates in the fall and North American dates in 2022. See all dates here.
GUIDED BY VOICES
Guided by Voices has expanded its tour plans with new 2022 dates, primarily on the West Coast of the United States. They ring in the New Year with a show in New York at the new Bushwick Brooklyn Made venue, and you can get tickets from the start BrooklynVegan Presale now with the password BROOKLYNVEGAN. See all dates here.
After a series of overseas dates in January 2022, Brockhampton hit the road in North America from February, with Jean Dawson, Paris Texas and HVN. See all dates here.
NJ 070 Shake rapper and singer goes on tour this fall to support her 2020 album Modus vivendi. See all dates here.
PHIL LESH & FRIENDS
Phil Lesh of The Grateful Dead will be doing three series of three shows each in October, at the Capitol Theater on 11-13, 18-20 and 29-31 (tickets).
Hasan Minhaj has expanded his “The King’s Jester” stand-up tour with additional dates in Chicago, Seattle, San Francisco and New York. See updated dates here.
Japanese Breakfast has expanded its fall tour of North America, adding a third date in New York City as well as shows in Houston, Tucson, Tempe, Sacramento, Sonoma, San Luis Obispo, Santa Cruz and Pomona. See all dates here.
The Front Bottoms have announced their first real tour since the release of their 2020 album In sickness and in flames, taking place in September and October. See all dates here.
RATBOYS / WILD ROSE
Ratboys and Wild Pink have announced a headlining tour in September and October. See all dates here.
PURITY / AUBE RICHARD RING
Dawn Richard has been added to Purity Ring’s fall tour as support, and you can see all of the dates here.
SUUNS announced a new album, The witness, and they’re touring Canada, the UK and Europe in the fall to support it. See all dates here.
KELLY LEE OWENS
Kelly Lee Owens is on tour in September around her appearance at the Pitchfork Festival. See all dates here.
Kississippi announced their first headlining tour, supporting their upcoming album Mood ring, which takes place in August on the east coast. See all dates here.
KeiyaA is on tour this year to support its debut in 2020 Forever, Ya Girl, including a BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn! Festival show at Prospect Park, an East Coast / Midwest race surrounding Pitchfork Fest and a European race in November. See all dates here.
Dave Chappelle has a few stand-up dates coming up, including races in Ohio, Connecticut, and Florida, and a headlining at SummerFest in Milwaukee. See all dates here.