Yo La Tengo, who just played Pitchfork's beer and music fest Octfest last night, have announced this year's Hanukkah run at Bowery Ballroom which goes December 2-9. Tickets go on sale Friday, September 14 at noon with a Citi cardmember presale starting Tuesday (9/11) at 10 AM.

The Hanukkah shows include a comedian and an opening musical act which are not announced till the night of. Last year, which was the first time YLT had done a Hanukkah run since Maxwell's closed, surprise guests included Superchunk, Jeff Tweedy, Fred Armisen, Half Japanese, Jim Jarmusch, Sun Ra Arkestra, Nick Lowe, Bob Odenkirk, and more.