The Afghan Whigs Map Out North American Tour, Add Canadian Dates

The Afghan Whigs Map Out North American Tour, Add Canadian Dates
Last month, reunited alt-rock romantics the Afghan Whigs hinted in an interview with Exclaim! that they would be hitting a number of North American cities later this year to support their new Do to the Beast LP. Now, the band's updated tour itinerary confirms stops in Vancouver, Montreal and Toronto.

A newly revealed tour schedule notes that while the Whigs will be busy hitting the European festival circuit for most of the summer, they'll be back on home soil by the end of August. With regards to the upcoming Canadian appearances, we'll find out what they Do to the Beast at Vancouver's Commodore Ballroom on August 29, with an appearance slated for Montreal's Virgin Mobile Corona Theatre on September 5. As previously reported, they also show up to Toronto's Riot Fest on September 6.


You'll find all of the tour details down below.

Tour dates:

05/15 Brooklyn, NY - Brooklyn Bowl

05/16 Boston, MA - Paradise 

05/17 Baltimore, MD - Otto Bar

05/20 Buenos Aires, AR - Niceto

05/22 Sao Paulo, BR - Audio

05/25 Santiago, CL - Amanda

06/28 Norrkoping, SE - Bravalla Festival

06/29 Oslo, NO - Rockefeller

06/30 Copenhagen, DK - Amager Bio

07/02 Berlin, DE - C-Club

07/03 Gdynia, PL - Open'er Festival

07/04 Hradec Kralove, CZ - Rock For People

07/05 Sopron, HU - Volt Festival

07/07 Milan, IT - Magnolia

07/10 Novi Sad, SB - Exit Festival

07/11 Trencin, SK - Pohoda Festival

07/12 Russelsheim, DE - Phono Pop Festival

07/13 Bruges, BE - Cactus Festival

07/14 Amsterdam, NL - Paradiso

07/15 London, UK - Electric Ballroom

07/17 Manchester, UK - Cathedral

07/18 Glasgow, UK - O2 ABC

07/19 Suffolk, UK - Latitude Festival

07/20 Dublin, IRE – Longitude Festival

08/26 Portland, OR - Doug Fir Lounge

08/27 Portland, OR - Doug Fir Lounge

08/29 Vancouver, BC - Commodore Ballroom

08/30 Seattle, WA - Bumbershoot Festival

09/03 Omaha, NE - The Waiting Room

09/05 Montreal, QC - Virgin Mobile Corona Theatre

09/06 Toronto, ON - Riot Fest Toronto

09/09 Cleveland, OH - House of Blues

09/10 Detroit, MI - St. Andrews Hall

09/12 St. Louis MO - Ready Room

09/16 Nashville, TN - Cannery Ballroom

09/18 Orlando, FL - The Beacham

09/19 Atlanta, GA - Center Stage

09/20 New Orleans, LA - Civic Theatre

09/26 Cincinnati, OH - Mid Point Music Festival

09/27 Pittsburgh, PA – Mr. Small's Theatre

10/01 Washington, DC - 9.30 Club

10/03 Philadelphia, PA - Union Transfer

10/04 New York, NY - Beacon Theater

10/07 Chapel Hill, NC - Cats Cradle

10/08 Asheville, NC - The Orange Peel

10/22 San Francisco, CA - The Fillmore

10/24 Solana Beach, CA - Belly Up

10/25 Los Angeles, CA - Fonda Theatre

10/28 Salt Lake City, UT - Urban Lounge

10/29 Denver, CO - Bluebird Theater

10/31 Austin, TX - The Mohawk