Destroyer at Webster Hall in 2011 (more by Amanda Hatfield

As mentioned, Destroyer will hit the road next month for a North American tour which comes to NYC on June 18 at Brooklyn Masonic Temple and June 19 at Le Poisson Rouge. When we first discussed those shows, no openers had been announced yet, but openers for both shows have since been revealed.

Sandro Perri (who we we profiled HERE) will join Destroyer on most of the tour, including the Brooklyn Masonic Temple show. Tickets for that show are still available.

Meanwhile, the LPR show will be opened by Drag City-signed Sophia Knapp. Tickets for that show are still available. That show is one of a few Sophia will be playing this June, including another NYC show which happens at Knitting Factory on June 28. Tickets for that show are on sale now.

All Sandro Perri and Sophia Knapp dates, along with some videos below...


Sandro Perri - "Love & Light"

Sophia Knapp - "In Paper"

Sophia Knapp - "Nothing to Lose"

Sandro Perri -- 2012 Tour Dates
May 25 Neustrelitz, DE Immergut Festival
May 27 Innsbruck, AT PMK
May 28 Vienna, AT Rhiz
May 29 Padova, IT Summer Student Festival
May 30 Ravenna, IT Hana Bi
June 2 Barcelona, ES Primavera Festival
June 4 Portland, OR* Aladdin Theatre
June 5 San Francisco, CA* The Fillmore
June 6 Los Angeles, CA* El Ray Theatre
June 7 Phoenix, AZ* Crescent Ballroom
June 8 Albuquerque, NM* Launchpad
June 9 Denver, CO* Bluebird Theatre
June 10 Lawrence, KS* The Granada
June 11 Iowa City, IO* Blue Moose Tap House
June 13 Milwaukee, WI* Turner Hall
June 14 Grand Rapids, MI* The Ladies Literary Club
June 15 Cleveland, OH* Beachland Ballroom
June 16 Washington, DC* 9:30 Club
June 17 Philadelphia, PA* Union Transfer
June 18 New York* Brooklyn Masonic Temple
June 20 Boston, MA* Paradise
June 21 Montreal, QC* Rialto Theatre
June 24 Chicago, IL* Metro
June 25 Minneapolis, MN* Cedar Cultural Center
July 27 Guelph, ON Hillside Festival
* - w/ Destroyer

Sophia Knapp -- 2012 Tour Dates
6/6/12/ Bootleg Theater, Los Angeles, CA w/Fur Traders and Alana Amram
6/10/12/ The New Parish, Oakland, CA
6/14/12/ Rendezvous, Seattle, WA
6/19/12/ Le Poisson Rouge, NY, NY, w/Destroyer
6/28/12/ Knitting Factory, Brooklyn, NY
8/17/12/ Gainesville Festival, Lilla Galärparken, Stockholm, Sweden, w/ Nick Lowe, The Nomads

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