Reunited Swans Announce Fall Tour

    The announced in January Swans reunion finally has some hard dates lined up: the seminal New York noise group will be touring the east coast in late September/early October. The band, which will feature two original members, two mid-period members and two new guys, will be embarking on their first tour since 1997. Leader Michael Gira says the band is finishing up a new album, which he is mixing, which should be out in time for the tour. Here are the dates:



    09.28 Philadelphia, PA: Trocadero Theater

    09.29 Washington, DC: Black Cat

    09.30 Boston, MA: Middle East

    10.01 Montreal, Quebec: Pop Montreal Festival

    10.02 Toronto, Ontario: Lee’s Palace

    10.04 Detroit, MI: Crofoot Ballroom

    10.05 Chicago, IL: Bottom Lounge

    10.08 Brooklyn, NY: Brooklyn Masonic Temple

    10.09 New York, NY: Bowery Ballroom

    10.22-24 Birmingham, England: Supersonic Festival