Posted in To Do | music | tour dates on March 8, 2012

SM

Can't wait until those Beacon Theater shows? After playing Union Transfer in Philly l;ast night, Stephin Merritt of the Magnetic Fields will be performing a free show along with author Emma Straub in a Barnes & Noble in NYC today (3/8).

The Magnetic Fields tour then makes a pitstop in the UK for ATP before starting again at SXSW which is followed by west coast dates with Bachelorette. All dates are listed below...

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The Magnetic Fields on tour:
Mar 6 Hudson, NY Helsinki Hudson
Mar 7 Philadelphia, PA Union Transfer
Mar 8 New York, NY Barnes & Noble (SM solo, free, see above)
Mar 10 Minehead, UK All Tomorrow's Parties
Mar 15 Austin, TX NPR's SXSW day party @ The Parish
Mar 16 Austin, TX ACL Live @ SXSW
Mar 18 Vancouver, BC The Vogue
Mar 19 Seattle, WA Neptune Theater
Mar 20 Seattle, WA Neptune Theater
Mar 21 Portland, OR Roseland Theater
Mar 23 Los Angeles, CA Orpheum Theater
Mar 24 Oakland, CA Fox Theater
Mar 26 Chicago, IL Vic Theater
Mar 27 Chicago, IL Vic Theater
Mar 28 Iowa City, IA Englert Theater
Mar 30 Toronto, ON Sound Academy
Mar 31 Montreal, QC Le National
Apr 3 New York, NY Beacon Theater
Apr 4 New York, NY Beacon Theater
Apr 6 Boston, MA Berklee Performance Center
Apr 7 Boston, MA Berklee Performance Center
Apr 9 Washington, DC 9:30 Club
Apr 11 Carrboro, NC Cat's Cradle
Apr 12 Carrboro, NC Cat's Cradle
Apr 14 Atlanta, GA Variety Playhouse

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Comments (9)

Not so much a full free show, it's mostly Stephin and Emma talking with a few songs.

Posted by Anonymous | March 8, 2012 2:11 PM

I am going to head down the "Merritt" to the city to see this!

Posted by Anonymous | March 8, 2012 2:25 PM

nice. this shouldn't be too crowded either, seems nice and under publicized

Posted by Anonymous | March 8, 2012 2:46 PM

Harvey Pekar

Posted by Anonymous | March 8, 2012 3:00 PM

The man will haul out their amps and vitriol on a string

Posted by college | March 8, 2012 4:28 PM

He was awesome on "Yes, Dear".

Posted by Anonymous | March 9, 2012 10:20 AM

nice. this shouldn't be too crowded either, seems nice and under publicized

Posted by games | March 20, 2012 7:01 AM

Not so much a full free show, it's mostly Stephin and Emma talking with a few songs.

Posted by JulieDubois | October 30, 2012 4:22 PM

I really like this guy

Posted by jordon | August 4, 2013 8:14 PM

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