Posted in music | tour dates on March 28, 2012

Maccabees at MHOW in 2009 (more by Leia Jospe)
Maccabees

The Maccabees have been spending most of 2012 touring behind their new atmospheric rock record, Given to the Wild, which dropped at the beginning of this year. The UK press have been loving it. The American press, not so much. Maybe that's partly why their dates have all been overseas so far. But for those in the US who do want to see the band, they've just announced their first North American show of 2012, which goes down in NYC on June 13 at Webster Hall. Tickets are on AmEx presale now and go on sale to the general public on Friday (3/30) at noon.

Two videos from the new album and all dates below...

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The Maccabees - "Feel to Follow"

The Maccabees - "Pelican"

The Maccabees -- 2012 Tour Dates
SAT 21 APR 2012 ROTTERDAM (NETHERLANDS) MOTEL MOZAIQUE FESTIVAL
WED 25 APR 2012 FLORENCE (ITALY) VIPER
THU 26 APR 2012 BOLOGNA (ITALY) ESTRAGON
FRI 27 APR 2012 ROME (ITALY) ORION
SAT 5 MAY 2012 BENDIGO (AUSTRALIA) PRINCE OF WALES SHOWGROUND
SUN 6 MAY 2012 TOWNSVILLE (AUSTRALIA) MURRAY SPORTS COMPLEX
WED 9 MAY 2012 BRISBANE (AUSTRALIA) THE HI FI
THU 10 MAY 2012 SYDNEY (AUSTRALIA) METRO THEATRE
SAT 12 MAY 2012 MAITLAND (AUSTRALIA) MAITLAND SHOWGROUND
SUN 13 MAY 2012 CANBERRA (AUSTRALIA) THE MEADOWS
WED 16 MAY 2012 MELBOURNE (AUSTRALIA) THE HI-FI
FRI 18 MAY 2012 PERTH (AUSTRALIA) THE CAPITAL
SAT 19 MAY 2012 BUNBURY (AUSTRALIA) HAY PARK
WED 23 MAY 2012 OSAKA (JAPAN) UMEDA AKASO
THU 24 MAY 2012 TOKYO (JAPAN) DUO
FRI 1 JUN 2012 NURBURGRING, EIFEL (GERMANY) ROCK AM RING
FRI 1 JUN 2012 ZEPPELINFELD, NÜRNBERG (GERMANY) ROCK IM PARK
FRI 8 JUN 2012 LONDON (UK) ALEXANDRA PALACE
WED 13 JUN 2012 NEW YORK CITY WEBSTER HALL
THU 28 JUN 2012 (BELGIUM) ROCK WERCHTER FESTIVAL
SAT 7 JUL 2012 BALADO (SCOTLAND) T IN THE PARK
THU 12 JUL 2012 SPAIN BILBAO BBK LIVE FESTIVAL
FRI 13 JUL 2012 (SPAIN) BENICASSIM
SUN 15 JUL 2012 (PORTUGAL) OPTIMUS ALIVE
FRI 10 AUG 2012 HAMBURG (GERMANY) DOCKVILLE FESTIVAL
FRI 24 AUG 2012 READING READING FESTIVAL
SAT 25 AUG 2012 LEEDS (UK) LEEDS FESTIVAL

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Comments (4)

I'm feeling the song "Pelican." if the rest of the album sounds mostly like that maybe i'll check them out live...

Posted by brbpizza.com | March 28, 2012 5:25 PM

Most of the album doesnt sound like pelican. The entire album is on youtube though. Have a listen... Oh and go to the show! They are great live

Posted by lala | April 1, 2012 10:50 AM

Most of the album doesnt sound like pelican.
ok

Posted by Souq | April 4, 2012 3:26 AM

he just rules

Posted by jordon | August 4, 2013 2:09 PM

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