tix on sale: Beirut, Chris Cornell, Afropunk, Rainer Maria, Toro y Moi, Eleventh Dream Day, Howard Jones & more
Soundgarden frontman Chris Cornell is releasing his first solo album of new material since 2009's ill-advised Timbaland-produced Scream this year. It's called Higher Truth (due 9/18) and he's going on an acoustic tour in support of it that hits New Brunswick on 10/12 at State Theatre and NYC on 10/18 at Beacon Theatre. Tickets for those shows are on AmEx presale now. Venue presales start Thursday, and general on-sales start Friday (10 AM and 11 AM respectively), and Beacon also has a Chase presale starting Thursday at 11.
Tickets to see the The Juan Maclean shows at Bowery Ballroom and Music Hall of Williamsburg go on AmEx presale today at noon.
Icelandic band Of Monsters and Men, whose new album Beneath the Skin is out this month, play Beacon Theatre on September 22 and King's Theatre on September 24. Tickets for those are currently on AmEx presale, with a Bowery/venue presale starting Thursday (6/4) at 11 AM and the general on-sale starting Friday (6/5) at 11 AM.
Long-running indie rock band Eleventh Dream Day play Mercury Lounge on August 21. Tickets go on AmEx presale today at noon with the general on-sale starting Friday (6/5) at noon.
Buzzy British rockers Circa Waves return to NYC on October 5 at Mercury Lounge. Tickets go on AmEx presale today at noon, and the general on-sale starts Friday (6/5) at noon.
New wave vet Howard Jones plays Gramercy Theatre on August 19. Tickets for that show are currently on Music Geeks presale (password: MUSICGEEKS) and the general on-sale starts Friday at 10 AM.
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