Arcade Fire Announce Tour (w/ Austin Date at The Backyard 5/3)


Coming off their huge "Best Album" win at The Grammys last week Arcade Fire has now announced a string of dates and lucky for us we get one in Austin at The Backyard on May 3rd. Local Natives and Explosions in The Sky will offer support on specific legs of the tour with Austin getting Explosions opening.No word on ticket sales but we will announce those details the second we find out via Twitter. (@ultra8201)

Updated: Tickets go on sale Friday, March 4th at 10 am. (Thanks JD)


Arcade Fire 2011 Tour Dates:

04/09 – Broomfield, CO @ 1st Bank Center
04/11 – Orem, UT @ UCCU Center
04/13 – Phoenix, AZ @ Comerica Theatre
04/14 – Las Vegas, NV @ The Joint
04/16 – Indio, CA @ Coachella Music Festival
04/18 – Santa Fe, NM @ Santa Fe Convention Center
04/20 – Kansas City, MO @ Starlight Amphitheatre
04/22 – Chicago, IL @ UIC Pavilion
04/24 – Chicago, IL @ UIC Pavilion
04/25 – Chicago, IL @ UIC Pavilion
04/27 – Indianapolis, IN @ The Lawn at White River State Park
04/28 – Memphis, TN @ Orpheum Theatre
04/30 – Dallas, TX @ Gexa Energy Pavilion
05/03 – Austin, TX @ The Backyard
05/04 – The Woodlands, TX @ Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion
05/06 – New Orleans, LA @ New Orleans Jazz Fest
06/09-12 – Manchester, TN @ Bonnaroo Music Festival