Posted in music | tour dates on August 6, 2008

Land of Talk opening for Decemberists @ Summerstage
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Mercury Lounge isn't the only upcoming NYC Land of Talk show. It has just been officially announced that Land of Talk will be supoorting (their new Saddle Creek record and) Broken Social Scene on BSS's fall tour including at the show in Brooklyn that went on sale earlier today. But most of exciting of all...

Land Of Talk front person, Elizabeth Powell, will join Broken Social Scene each night on the tour as guest vocalist on various songs throughout their set in addition to Land of Talk's opening performance. Elizabeth can be heard contributing vocals on the acclaimed Broken Social Scene Presents: Brendan Canning Something For All Of Us.... album as well as the soundtrack to the Broken Social Scene scored film The Tracey Fragments, starring Ellen Page.
Land of All also added a whole bunch of Canadian headlining shows of their own. All dates below...

Land of Talk - 2008 Tour Dates
8/9 - Wolfe Island, ON @ Wolfe Island Festival
9/11 - New York, NY @ Mercury Lounge
9/13 - Quebec City, PQ @ Envol & Macadam Festival +
9/18 - Ottawa, ON @ Zaphod's
9/19 - Montreal, PQ @ La Sala Rosa
9/20 - Kingston, ON @ The Grad Club
9/22 - Laval, PQ @ CEJEP
9/23 - Sherbrooke, PQ @ Telephone Rouge
9/24 - Peterborough, ON @ Montreal House
9/25 - Guelph, ON @ E Bar
9/26 - Hamilton, ON @ Casbah
9/27 - Toronto, ON @ Sneaky Dee's
10/8 - Grand Rapids, MI @ Calvin College *
10/11 - Madison, WI @ Union Theatre/Univ. of Wisconsin *
10/13 - Minneapolis, MN @ First Avenue *
10/14 - Omaha, NE @ Slowdown *
10/16 - Kansas City, MO @ The Beaumont *
10/17 - Columbia, MO @ The Blue Note *
10/18 - St. Louis, MO @ The Gargoyle *
10/19 - Urbana, IL @ Foellinger Auditorium/Univ. of Illinois *
10/21 - Richmond, VA @ Toad's Place *
10/22 - Falls Church, VA @ State Theatre *
10/24 - Brooklyn, NY @ Masonic Temple *
10/25 - Brunswick, ME @ Bowdoin College *
10/26 - Boston, MA @ Wilburt Theatre *
+ w/ Islands & Sebastian Grainger
* w/ Broken Social Scene

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Comments (17)

Really wish they would open on the West Coast dates. Reason #317 I should never have left NYC.

Posted by Spinach | August 6, 2008 6:01 PM

nipple

Posted by Anonymous | August 6, 2008 6:29 PM

FINALLY! Nipple!!

Posted by Clammer | August 6, 2008 6:57 PM

Love this band. Last time they played the merc was killer.

Posted by Anonymous | August 6, 2008 6:58 PM

Mmm... want

Posted by Anonymous | August 6, 2008 8:39 PM

nnnnnnnnnniiiiiiiiiiiiiihhhhhhhhhhhhpppppppppppppp!!!!!!!!!!!

Posted by Anonymous | August 6, 2008 8:58 PM

okay, it's a nipple. simmer down.

Posted by Anonymous | August 6, 2008 9:19 PM

breastfeed nom nom nom

Posted by Anonymous | August 6, 2008 9:21 PM

now children

Posted by Anonymous | August 6, 2008 9:29 PM

I would like to marry Elizabeth Powell.

Posted by Anonymous | August 6, 2008 9:41 PM

it's not hard
it's not free
it takes time to see

Posted by Anonymous | August 6, 2008 9:45 PM

yay - so glad to see you're talking about liz powell. i've had a crush on her ever since i saw her at the big bop on a weekday night in toronto, back when we were both in high school....

Posted by jae | August 6, 2008 11:10 PM

that chick can shred on guitar

Posted by Anonymous | August 7, 2008 12:30 AM

a beautiful woman who plays guitar well.. i am putty.
chan marshall i would marry also.

Posted by Anonymous | August 7, 2008 8:56 AM

I wonder if she is wearing panties?

Posted by Anonymous | August 7, 2008 4:04 PM

You mean... that's a girl?

Not trying to be mean. I just thought Dude, put on some pants!

Posted by Anonymous | August 8, 2008 9:51 AM

is the masonic temple show in bk already sold out?

Posted by Anonymous | October 23, 2008 12:48 PM

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