Posted in music | tour dates on July 7, 2009

by Black Bubblegum

The Drones at SXSW (more by Faith-Ann Young)
The Drones

For a band from Australia, The Drones sure play in the US a lot (a good thing). And now comes word that The Drones have added a few more US shows surrounding their appearance at ATP NY 2009 (they played the upstate NY fest in 2008 too). That includes some West Coast shows, and a September 9th date at The Bell House in Brooklyn (two days before they play ATP) (no tickets yet - Tickets are now on sale.).

At ATP, The Drones' will be performing their 2005 LP Wait Long By The River and the Bodies of Your Enemies Will Float By (no word on whether they'll do that at other shows on the tour too). Also part of the 'Don't Look Back' segment of ATP (on 9/11): Suicide will perform their first LP, The Feelies will perform Crazy Rhythms, and Dirty Three will perform Ocean Songs. Tickets are still available.

Dirty Three also have a show scheduled for NYC around ATP NY, Bowery Ballroom on 9/13 (tix here).

The Feelies just finished up a three day residency at Maxwell's, and played an acoustic show at the Whitney.

The Jesus Lizard, who are performing on the Don't Look Back date of ATP NY but are not playing an LP in full, are also playing NYC, though their show is a couple of months later (November 16th). Tickets are still available. A second show is rumored, though still unconfirmed.

All Drones dates below...

THE DRONES - 2009 TOUR DATES
Sep 9 2009 The Bell House Brooklyn, NY
Sep 11 2009 ATP NY Monticello, NY
Sep 15 2009 Schubas Chicago, IL
Sep 16 2009 Tractor Tavern Seattle, WA
Sep 17 2009 Echoplex Los Angeles, CA
Sep 18 2009 Cafe DuNord San Francisco, CA
Sep 27 2009 Klubi Turku, Varsinais-Suomi
Sep 28 2009 Tavastia Helsinki, Uusimaa
Sep 30 2009 Garage Oslo, Oslo
Oct 1 2009 Debaser stockholm, Södermanlands län
Oct 2 2009 Debaser Malmo, Skåne län
Oct 3 2009 Vega Copenhagen, Hovedstaden
Oct 6 2009 Magnet Berlin, Berlin
Oct 7 2009 Blue Note Poznan, Wielkopolskie
Oct 9 2009 Lucerna Music Bar Prague
Oct 11 2009 Atomic Cafe Munich, Bayern
Oct 13 2009 Gaswerk Winterthur, Zurich
Oct 15 2009 Circolo Degli Artisti Rome, Roma
Oct 16 2009 Spazio 211 Torino, Torino
Oct 17 2009 Les Caves Du Manoir Martigny, Wallis
Oct 18 2009 Dachstock Reitschule Bern, Bern
Oct 21 2009 La de Apolo Barcelona, Barcelona
Oct 22 2009 Moby Dick Madrid, Madrid
Oct 24 2009 La Carre Bellefeuille Paris, Ile-de-France
Oct 26 2009 Botanique Rotonde Brussels, Brussels-capital
Oct 28 2009 Vera Groningen, Groningen
Oct 30 2009 Ekko Utrecht, Utrecht
Oct 31 2009 Patronaat Haarlem, Noord-Holland
Nov 2 2009 Prince Albert Brighton, London and South East
Nov 3 2009 Cargo London, London and South East
Nov 4 2009 The Cooler Bristol, Southwest
Nov 6 2009 Cyprus Avenue Cork, Cork
Nov 7 2009 Roisin Dubh Galway, Galway
Nov 8 2009 Whelans Dublin, Dublin
Nov 11 2009 Hare & Hounds Birmingham, Midlands
Nov 12 2009 Night & Day Manchester, Northwest
Nov 13 2009 Nice n Sleazy Glasgow, Scotland
Nov 14 2009 Sneaky Pete's Edinburgh, Scotland
Dec 11 2009 All Tomorrow's Parties @ Butlins Resort Minehead, Southwest

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Comments (3)

so annoying they're playing the same night as Boredoms (and also Motorhead)... arrrrgh

Posted by Anonymous | July 7, 2009 10:15 AM

such a good band and the shows in the U.S. are never crowded. I saw them four years ago in Portland, OR with a crowd of about 30 people. then at Piano's in NY a few months ago--the small place could hardly contain such awesome sounds.

Posted by Anonymous | July 7, 2009 11:20 AM

+Super Furry Animals
+Grouper

for ATP NY

Posted by Brad | July 7, 2009 8:21 PM

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