Posted in music | tour dates on February 17, 2014

by Andrew Sacher

Angel Olsen in Chicago earlier this month (more by Kirstie Shanley)
Angel Olsen

Angel Olsen releases her fantastic new album, Burn Fire for No Witness, this week (2/18), a record that takes the loner folk stylings of Half Way Home and often amps them up with full-band arrangements, but keeps the more intimate moments too. If you haven't heard it yet, you can stream the whole thing on NPR and listen to a few of its tracks below.

As discussed, she's touring with Cian Nugent in support of it this week, which includes a now-sold-out NYC show at Le Poisson Rouge this Thursday (2/20). Now that that show is sold out, she's added a NYC date to her recently announced second leg of North American dates, happening May 13 at Music Hall of Williamsburg. No openers announced for this one yet. Tickets for MHOW go on sale Friday (2/21) at noon with an AmEx presale starting Wednesday (2/19) at noon. Updated dates are listed below.

In related news, avant guitarist Cian Nugent also headlines his own NYC show the day before opening for Angel at LPR this Wednesday (2/19) at Union Pool. Opening that show is David Grubbs and Bloom. No advance tickets, but admission is $8 at the door.

Updated Angel Olsen dates are listed below...

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Angel Olsen - "Hi-Five"

Angel Olsen - "Forgiven/Forgotten"

Angel Olsen - "White Fire"

Angel Olsen -- 2014 Tour Dates
Tuesday, February 18th The Southern Charlottesville, VA w/ Old Calf
Thursday, February 20th Le Poisson Rouge New York, NY w/ Cian Nugent & Jaye Bartell
Saturday, February 22nd The Stone Fox Nashville, TN w/ Cian Nugent & Natalie Prass
Sunday, February 23rd JR's Fayetteville, AR w/ Cian Nugent
Monday, February 24th Three Links Dallas, TX w/ Cian Nugent & Nicholas Altobelli
Tuesday, February 25th Red 7 Austin, TX w/ Cian Nugent & Jess Williamson
Saturday, March 1st Soda Bar San Diego, CA w/ Cian Nugent
Sunday, March 2nd The Echo Los Angeles, CA w/ Cian Nugent & Paul Bergmann
Monday, March 3rd Great American Music Hall San Francisco, CA w/ Cian Nugent
Wednesday, March 5th Mississippi Studios Portland, OR w/ Cian Nugent
Thursday, March 6th The Media Club Vancouver, BC w/ Cian Nugent
Friday, March 7th Barboza Seattle w/ Cian Nugent & Shenandoah Davis
Saturday, March 8th Mikey's Gyros Moscow, ID w/ Cian Nugent
Monday, March 10th Larimer Lounge Denver, CO w/ Cian Nugent
Wednesday, March 12th SXSW Austin, TX
Sunday, March 23rd Soup Kitchen Manchester UK
Tuesday, March 25th Dingwalls London UK
Wednesday, March 26th Divan Du Monde Paris FR LFSM Festival
Thursday, March 27th La Lune des Pirates Amiens FR LFSM Festival
Friday, March 28th King Georg Koeln DE
Saturday, March 29th HAU 1 Berlin DE
Sunday, March 30th Vega (ideal bar) Copenhagen DK
Monday, March 31st Scandic Grand Central Stockholm SE
Tuesday, April 1st Cafe Mono Oslo NO
Wednesday, April 2nd Pustervik Goeteborg SE
Thursday, April 3rd Haus 73 / Kleiner Donner Hamburg DE
Friday, April 4th STUK Leuven BE
Saturday, April 5th Motel Mozaique Rotterdam NL
Sunday, April 6th Paradiso (4pm) Amsterdam
Thursday, April 24th The Earl Atlanta, GA
Friday, April 25th The Bottletree Birmingham, AL
Saturday, April 26th Zanzabar Louisville, KY
Sunday, April 27th Off Broadway St. Louis, MO
Monday, April 28th Riot Room Kansas City, MO
Tuesday, April 29th The Waiting Room Omaha, NE
Thursday, May 1st Cedar Cultural Center Minneapolis, MN
Sunday, May 4th Lincoln Hall Chicago, IL
Monday, May 5th The Bishop Bloomington, IN
Wednesday, May 7th The Garrison Toronto, ON
Thursday, May 8th Il Motore Montreal, QC
Friday, May 9th The Sinclair Boston, MA
Saturday, May 10th Cafe Nine New Haven, CT
Sunday, May 11th Fete Lounge Providence, RI
Tuesday, May 13th Music Hall of Williamsburg Brooklyn, NY
Wednesday, May 14th Johnny Brendas Philadelphia, PA
Thursday, May 15th Rock & Roll Hotel Washington, DC
Friday, May 16th Cat's Cradle Carrboro, NC
Saturday, May 17th The Grey Eagle Asheville, NC
Saturday, May 31st Le Ciel Grenoble, FR
Sunday, June 1st Primavera Sound Barcelona, ES
Tuesday, June 3rd Le Grand Mix Tourcoing, FR
Wednesday, June 4th The Hope Brighton, UK
Thursday, June 5th Hare & Hounds 2 Birmingham, UK
Friday, June 6th Whelans Dublin, IE
Saturday, June 7th Triskel Art Centre Cork, IE
Sunday, June 8th McHughs Belfast, UK
Monday, June 9th Mono Glasgow, UK
Tuesday, June 10th Colston Hall Bristol, UK

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Comments (10)

boooooooooooooooorinnnnnnnnnnnng

Posted by Anonymous | February 17, 2014 1:55 PM

Just what the world needs. More folk. uggggggggggggggggggggggggggggggggg

Posted by Anonymous | February 17, 2014 2:08 PM

Je veux manger son poisson rouge.

Posted by Anonymous | February 17, 2014 2:31 PM

This isn't folk. This is like Feist.

Posted by Anonymous | February 17, 2014 3:05 PM

Olsen should really be opening for Nugent.

Posted by Anonymous | February 17, 2014 3:27 PM

The Olsen twins shoudl be opening up for Ted Nugent

GONZO BABY

Posted by Anonymous | February 17, 2014 3:39 PM

can she get me some heroin from her sister?

Posted by Anonymous | February 17, 2014 5:21 PM

I'm listening to it right now, and it's really great. No kidding.

Posted by Anonymous | February 18, 2014 1:18 PM

I want to have all kinds of sex with this woman.

Posted by Anonymous | February 18, 2014 1:36 PM

super hot.

good album, too.

Posted by Anonymous | February 19, 2014 11:09 PM

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