By Alex HudsonSince leaving Girls, San Francisco songwriter Christopher Owens hasn't wasted any time in getting his solo career off the ground. His album Lysandre will arrive on January 15 via Fat Possum, and now Owens has announced plans to promote it with a North American tour.
The 2013 outing will kick off on record release day with a show in Chicago. He will play a number of gigs in the subsequent two weeks, including Canadian dates in Toronto and Montreal. See the schedule below.
Read up on Lysandrehere. Scroll past the tour dates to hear the opening two tracks, "Lysandre's Theme" followed by "Here We Go."
Read our March 2013 Christopher Owens feature here.
12/7 Lisbon, Portugal - Vodafone Mexefest 12/8 Paris, France - Gaite Lyrique 12/10-11 London, England - St Giles Church 1/15 Chicago, IL - Lincoln Hall 1/16 Ferndale, MI - Magic Bag 1/18 Toronto, ON - The Mod Club 1/19 Montreal, QC - Cabaret Du Mile-End 1/21 New York, NY - Bowery Ballroom 1/22 New York, NY - Bowery Ballroom 1/25 Boston, MA - Paradise Rock Club 1/26 Philadelphia, PA - Union Transfer 1/27 Washington, DC - 9:30 Club