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Monsters of Folk announce US tour dates

Monsters Of Folk

Monsters Of Folk

Rock “super-group” Monsters of Folk — consisting of Bright Eyes’ Conor Oberst and Mike Mogis, alongside M. Ward and My Morning Jacket frontman Jim James — are hitting the road this later this year, stopping at U.S. and Canadian theatres before heading over to Europe for several dates.

Throughout the tour, Monsters of Folk are working with music-based philanthropic group Air Traffic Control to donate $1 from every ticket sold to local non-profit groups.

Here are the Monsters of Folk US and Canadian tour dates:

Oct. 13: Vancouver, BC (Orpheum Theater)
Oct. 14: Portland, OR (Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall)
Oct. 15: Seattle, WA (Paramount Theatre)
Oct. 17: Oakland, CA (Fox Theater)
Oct. 18: Los Angeles, CA (Greek Theatre)
Oct. 20: San Diego, CA (Spreckels Theare)
Oct. 21: Phoenix, AZ (Orpheum Theater)
Oct. 22: Santa Barbara, CA (Santa Barbara Bowl)
Oct. 28: Omaha, NE (Holland Performing Arts Center)
Oct. 29: Minneapolis, MN (Orpheum Theatre)
Oct. 30: Chicago, IL (Auditorium Theatre)
Oct. 31: Louisville, KY (Palace Theatre)
Nov. 2: Toronto, ON (Massey Hall)
Nov. 3: Boston, MA (The Orpheum)
Nov. 6: New York, NY (United Palace Theatre)
Nov. 8: New York, NY (Beacon Theater)
Nov. 9: Philadelphia, PA (Academy of Music)
Nov. 12: Stockholm, SE (Philadelphia Church)
Nov. 14: Berlin, DE (Huxleys)
Nov. 15: Copenhagen, DK (Vega)
Nov. 17: London, UK (Troxy)
Nov. 18: Paris, FR (Elysee Montmarte)
Nov. 19: Koln, DE (E-Werk)
Nov. 21: The Hague, NL (Crossing Border)
Nov. 22: Antwerp, BE (Crossing Border)

July 24, 2009 Posted by | Music | , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Monsters Of Folk give away new single

Monsters Of Folk

Monsters Of Folk

New folk supergroup ‘Monsters of Folk’ have given away their debut single for free on their official website.

The group made up of M Ward (She & Him), Jim James (My Morning Jacket) and Conor Oberst and Mike Mogis (Bright Eyes) have decided to release the track  ‘Say Please’ here.

The song is the first taster of what will appear on their debut album ‘Monsters of Folk’ on  22nd September.

July 19, 2009 Posted by | Music | , , , , | Leave a comment