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Mekons touring this summer, playing two NYC shows


Mekons will be touring this summer, including two NYC stops: Bowery Ballroom on July 21 and Red Hook’s Jalopy Theatre on July 23. Tickets for the Bowery show go on sale Friday (5/8) at noon with an AmEx presale starting Wednesday (5/6) at noon. No word on Jalopy tickets yet. All dates are listed below.

No word on whether this tour is supporting something in particular or not, but 2015 does mark the 30th anniversary of Mekons’ classic Fear & Whiskey, the UK band’s first foray into country music. You can stream the album via Rdio below. There also continue to be screenings of documentary Revenge of the Mekons, including one at New Jersey’s WFMU Monty Hall on May 21 (tickets).

Mekons – 2015 Tour Dates
05/21/2015 – Jersey City NJ – Monty Hall (Revenge of the Mekons screening)
06/02/2015 – Denver CO – Sie FilmCenter (Revenge of the Mekons screening)
07/11/2015 – Chicago IL – The Hideout
07/13/2015 – Chicago IL – The Poetry Foundation
07/14/2015 – Mineral Point WI – Mineral Point Opera House
07/16/2015 – Cleveland OH – Music Box Supper Club
07/17/2015 – Harrisburg PA – Herr Street Stage
07/18/2015 – Rehoboth Beach DE – Dogfish Head Brewing and Eats
07/20/2015 – Philadelphia PA – Boot & Saddle
07/21/2015 – New York NY – Bowery Ballroom
07/23/2015 – Brooklyn NY – Jalopy
07/24/2015 – Portsmouth NH – 3S Artspace
07/25/2015 – Cambridge MA – Middle East

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