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We're pleased to announce that we'll be releasing our album, titled THIRD. on April 14th 2008. The album has 11 tracks and is 49 minutes 13 seconds long.
I am also pleased by that, and that Portishead are playing Coachella, and I hope they announce some NYC-area dates soon. In the meantime, a whole bunch of European tour dates below....

Portishead - 2008 Tour Dates
Oporto Coliseum Wednesday March 26
Lisbon Coliseum Thursday March 27
Milan Alcatraz Sunday March 30
Florence Sashall Monday March 31
Munich Tonhalle Wednesday April 2
Berlin Columbiahalle Thursday April 3
Copenhagen KB Halle Friday April 4
Cologne Palladium Sunday April 6
Amsterdam HMH Monday April 7
Manchester Apollo Wednesday April 9
London Hammersmith Apollo Thursday April 10
Edinburgh Corn Exchange Saturday April 12
Wolverhampton Civic Sunday April 13
Coachella Festival Saturday April 26
Paris Zenith Monday May 5
Brussels Forest National Thursday May 8
Barcelona Primavera Sound Thursday May 29

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Comments (18)

So who will come to NYC first...Portishead or My Bloody Valentine?

Who are you more excited for?

Portishead should play at Beacon Theater/Town Hall/Bowery Ballroom (5 night stand!)

My Bloody Valentine should play at Irving Plaza (3 nights?)/one secret show at Mercury Lounge!

I'm just getting my hopes up for these venues but I sure hope whoever books the shows for them will do a nice job.....I wouldn't even mind seeing both at APW Festival

Any guesses???

Posted by Jonny Greenwood is the man | January 24, 2008 8:19 AM

my guess for Portishead:

either the Apollo or Radio City.

Posted by rocked the shit | January 24, 2008 8:44 AM

I'm betting Bowery will want them to play T5.

Posted by bumpershine | January 24, 2008 8:54 AM

They're too big for T5

Posted by rocked the shit | January 24, 2008 9:21 AM

good call on portishead playing the apollo - that would be an ideal space for them.

Posted by janelle | January 24, 2008 9:28 AM

Apollo getting closed for 9 months to renovate i thought?

Posted by Anonymous | January 24, 2008 9:45 AM

No Roseland por favor

Posted by Anonymous | January 24, 2008 9:48 AM

Wow, this site is slowing down. So far not one negative post about portishead.

Posted by Anonymous | January 24, 2008 10:07 AM

or dumb daft punk comment.

i for one am SUPER excited.

seeing MBV in london. so. might be hard to top that.

Posted by Anonymous | January 24, 2008 10:18 AM

Wouldnt mind the Apollo or Beacon but
How about the United Palace? really liked that venue.

Posted by carlos | January 24, 2008 12:21 PM

Secret Daft Punk show at my house!!!!!!!!!! Yo!

Posted by Anonymous | January 24, 2008 8:29 PM

when portishead toured for their last album 10+ years ago, they played the hammerstein. i'm thinking it'll be the same this time. what other venue has a comparable capacity (3000-ish)?

Posted by OS | January 29, 2008 2:11 PM

I really dont care where they play, so long as they come to NYC. I dont care if i get nose bleed tickets either. I need to see them. I have to see them, it's my lifes destiny pretty much. It's what I have to do in order to die happy. See Portishead live.

Although Hammerstien would be cool...MSG would be dope too.

Posted by Natalia | February 11, 2008 1:18 PM

What do ya'll think the music will sound like?
I think it'll be a bit more glitchy and electronic. but I don't know.

Posted by ALR | February 20, 2008 12:36 PM

When will you becoming to America? Like Wisconsin maybe??

Posted by heather | April 15, 2008 2:43 PM

If anyone knows when they will in nyc, please post information....Love Portishead!

Posted by india | May 20, 2008 9:53 PM

your mom loves portishead.

Posted by Anonymous | May 28, 2008 4:22 PM

Hi.
Brazilian people love Portishead. Why they dont come here??? there are any information about the concerts in latin america? the tour is over? tks. kisses. Dan

Posted by Danniel | August 7, 2008 12:06 AM

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