Leonard Cohen Announces North American Tour

    Leonard Cohen announced two months worth of US and Canadian shows today. The North American portion of the tour kicks off on October 31 in Texas, and closes shortly before Christmas on December 20 in Brooklyn. These dates will be the first American shows in support of Cohen’s latest LP, Old Ideas. Be sure to check out the full schedule below, and grab your tickets for the US dates when they go on sale May 18. [CoS]

    08.12  Ghent, BE: St. Peter’s Square
    08.14  Ghent, BE: St. Peter’s Square
    08.15  Ghent, BE: St. Peter’s Square
    08.17  Ghent, BE: St. Peter’s Square
    08.18  Ghent, BE: St. Peter’s Square
    08.21  Amsterdam, NL: St. Peters Square
    08.22  Amsterdam, NL: St. Peters Square
    08.25  Copenhagen, DK: Rosenborg Castle
    08.26  Aalborg, DK: Molleparken
    08.28  Bergen, NO: Bergenhus Festning-Koengen
    08.29  Halden, NO: Fredriksten Festning
    08.31  Gothenberg, SE: Tradgardsforeningen
    09.02  Helsinki, FI: Sonera Stadium
    09.05  Berlin, DE: Wuhlheide
    09.06  Monchengladbach, DE: Hockey Field
    09.08  Kent, UK: Hop Farm
    09.11  Dublin, IE: Imma
    09.12  Dublin, IE: Imma
    09.14  Dublin, IE: Imma
    09.24  Verona, IT: Verona Arena
    09.28  Paris, FR: Olympia
    09.29  Paris, FR: Olympia
    09.30  Paris, FR: Olympia
    10.03  Barcelona, ES: St. Jordi
    10.05  Madrid, ES: Palais Desportes
    10.07  Lisbon, PT: Pavilhao Atlantico
    10.31  Austin, TX: Bass Concert Center
    11.03  Denver, CO: 1stBank Center
    11.05  Los Angeles, CA: Nokia Theatre
    11.07  San Jose, CA: HP Pavilion
    11.09  Seattle, WA: Key Arena
    11.11  Portland, OR: Rose Garden
    11.12  Vancouver, BC: Rogers Arena
    11.16  Calgary, AB: Scotiabank Saddledome
    11.18  Edmonton, AB: Rexall Place
    11.20  Saskatoon, SK: Credit Union Centre
    11.23  Chicago, IL: Akoo Theatre
    11.26  Detroit, MI: Fox Theatre
    11.28  Montreal, QC: Belle Centre
    11.02  Quebec City, QC: Colisee Pepsi
    12.04  Toronto, ON: Air Canada Centre
    12.07  Ottawa, ON: Scotiabank Place
    12.13  Kingston, ON: K-Rock Centre
    12.15  Boston, MA: Wang Theatre
    12.18  New York, NY: Madison Square Garden
    12.20  Brooklyn, NY: Barclays Center