Liz Phair's tour with Speedy Ortiz  hit Nashville on Monday night (10/1) for a show at Exit/In. For her encore, Liz had a great surprise, welcoming current Nashville resident Robyn Hitchcock to the stage, and Sadie too, to cover "I Wanna Destroy You" the anti-war anthem by Robyn's old band The Soft Boys. Liz has adopted for similar purposes, having tweeted about the song couple weeks back, writing, "I’ve found my anthem for these troubled Trumpian times." Robyn replied, "Thank you Liz! I’ve been playing this song with renewed loathing since 2016." You can watch video of that below.

The Liz Phair / Speedy Ortiz tour hits NYC's Brooklyn Steel on Saturday, October 6 (tickets).

Robyn Hitchcock, meanwhile, will be on tour with his band The Nashville Fabs starting Friday, October 5 in Seattle and he'll play NYC's Bowery Ballroom on October 12 with Emma Swift (tickets). He's added more dates since our last post and those are listed below.


Robyn Hitchcock - 2018 Tour Dates
OCT 5 FRI - Neptune Theatre - Seattle, WA, United States
OCT 6 SAT - Aladdin Theater - Portland, OR, United States
OCT 10 WED - Thalia Hall - Chicago, IL, United States
OCT 12 FRI - Bowery Ballroom - New York, NY, United States
OCT 16 TUE - The Betsey Trotwood - London, United Kingdom
OCT 17 WED - The Betsey Trotwood - London, United Kingdom
OCT 21 SUN - The Voodoo Rooms - Edinburgh, United Kingdom
OCT 27 SAT - Memorial Hall - Freshwater, United Kingdom
OCT 29 MON - Rialto Theatre - Brighton, United Kingdom
OCT 30 TUE - Portland Arms - Cambridge, United Kingdom
NOV 7 WED - City Winery Atlanta - Atlanta, GA, United States
NOV 8 THU - 40 Watt Club - Athens, GA, United States
NOV 9 FRI - The Basement - Nashville, TN, United States
NOV 14 WED - Colony - Woodstock, NY, United States
NOV 15 THU - Cafe Nine - New Haven, CT, United States
NOV 16 FRI - City Winery Boston - Boston, MA, United States
NOV 17 SAT - Columbus Theatre - Providence, RI, United States
DEC 28 FRI - Hopmonk Tavern - Novato, CA, United States

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