DOWNLOAD: Paul Banks - "The Base" (MP3)

Paul Banks at FYF Fest 2012 (more by Debi Del Grande)
Paul Banks

As written about previously, Interpol frontman Paul Banks, who has (as recently as this past June) released solo material as Julian Plenti, will put out his first album, simply titled Banks, under his own name on October 23 via Matador.

He's already got a European tour announced and is now beginning to reveal North American dates surrounding his appearance at Fun Fun Fun Fest. One of those dates happens in NYC on November 13 at Webster Hall. Tickets for that show go on sale Friday (9/14) at noon with an AmEx presale starting Wednesday (9/12) at noon.

If you haven't heard Banks single, "The Base," you can download it above or stream it, along with a list of all currently known dates, below.

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Paul Banks - "The Base"

Paul Banks -- 2012/2013 Tour Dates
2 NOVEMBER 2012: Fun Fun Fun Fest, Austin
9 NOVEMBER 2012: Howard Theatre Washington, DC
10 NOVEMBER 2012: Trocadero Theatre Philadelphia, PA
13 NOVEMBER 2012: Webster Hall New York, NY
29 NOVEMBER 2012: House of Blues Las Vegas, NV
30 NOVEMBER 2012: Constellation Room Santa Ana, CA
1 DECEMBER 2012: Slim's San Francisco, CA
3 DECEMBER 2012: House of Blues San Diego, CA
5 DECEMBER 2012: THe Fonda Theatre Hollywood, CA
20 JANUARY 2013: The Academy (Dublin), Dublin
21 JANUARY 2013: King Tuts, Glasgow
22 JANUARY 2013: Sound Control, Manchester
24 JANUARY 2013: Koko, Camden
25 JANUARY 2013: AB, Brussels
27 JANUARY 2013: Den Atelier, Luxembourg
28 JANUARY 2013: Frankfurt Mousonturm, Frankfurt
29 JANUARY 2013: Gloria Theatre, Koeln
31 JANUARY 2013: Les Docks, Lausanne
1 FEBRUARY 2013: Magazzini Generali, Milan
3 FEBRUARY 2013: WuK, Vienna
5 FEBRUARY 2013: Roxy (Prague), Prague
6 FEBRUARY 2013: Kesselhaus, Berlin
7 FEBRUARY 2013: Amger Bio, Copenhagen
9 FEBRUARY 2013: Grunspan, Hamburg
10 FEBRUARY 2013: Melkweg, Amsterdam
11 FEBRUARY 2013: L'Alhambra, Paris
13 FEBRUARY 2013: Babylon (Istanbul), Istanbul
14 FEBRUARY 2013: Babylon (Istanbul), Istanbul
15 FEBRUARY 2013: Fuzz Club, Athens