The following new tours were announced. Check the Tour Dates category every day for more.
After an initial run of shows earlier this year, Man Man expanded their tour with Rebecca Black (yes, that Rebecca Black) throughout July, hitting Las Vegas, Louisville, Savannah, Austin, Phoenix, and more. Once that tour leg wraps up, Man Man will be heading to the East Coast on their own this fall, with shows in Philly, NYC (Brooklyn Bowl on 10/1), Buffalo, Toronto, and Cincinnati. Check here for all dates.
HOVVDY / LOMELDA
Hovvdy and Lomelda connected in Texas and have been longtime friends; they’re going on a tour of the Midwestern US together this summer, hitting Nashville, Columbus, Milwaukee, Chicago, Minneapolis, Omaha, Denton, TX and more. They've also just put out a split release for the occasion where they cover each other's songs. Listen to that below and head here for all dates.
JULIA SHAPIRO (CHASTITY BELT) (DATES W/ DARREN HANLON, SIDNEY GISH)
Chastity Belt singer/songwriter Julia Shapiro released her first solo album not too long ago, and will be playing a few solo shows, including some East Coast dates with Australian songwriter Darren Hanlon and West Coast dates with Sidney Gish. There's a Brooklyn show on July 28 at Union Pool with Matt Bachman. All dates are listed here and Chastity Belt are touring too.
SPIRIT FAMILY REUNION
Brooklyn folk act Spirit Family Reunion have dates in August, including Annandale on Hudson, NYC (Union Pool on 8/10), Portsmouth, Providence, and the Boston area. They've got a bigger Brooklyn show on October 30 at Brooklyn Bowl opening for Trampled by Turtles. All dates are here.
MONOLORD / HOLYWATER BLACKLIGHT
Swedish hard rock/doom band Monolord announced fall tour dates with support from Holywater Blacklight, ahead of their first album for Relapse later this year.
UK punk veterans The Varukers announced US tour dates happening later this summer, in celebration of their 40th anniversary as a band.
"SELENA FOR SANCTUARY" BENEFIT CONCERT
Kali Uchis, Cuco, Helado Negro and more are scheduled to play the "Selena for Sanctuary" benefit show in Central Park in August.
FALLS OF RAUROS (OPENING FOR SAOR/WAYFARER)
Maine black metallers Falls of Rauros have been added to the upcoming Saor/Wayfarer tour (the former's first tour in the US), ahead of the release of their anticipated new album Patters In Mythology.
After Harley Flanagan got "exclusive ownership" to the Cro-Mags name, the band will release a new LP this year, and head out on tour this fall, including opening four Original Misfits reunion shows, and playing European dates with Red Death.