(US) The Kooks have announced their first North American tour dates of 2015, to follow their already announced South American tour dates. The 2015 tour begins in South America, with the band playing shows everywhere from Brazil to Paraguay, including three Lollapaloozas.
They follow up these South American dates with multiple shows in Mexico, including the P’Al Norte Festival. The band will return to the United States for a show in Houston, TX on April 26. The tour will find the band playing a number of shows through the Midwest, the South, and along the East coast of the United States. More dates will be added for May and June in the next few weeks. For the full itinerary, please see below. The US tour dates go on sale this Friday, January 16.
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The band has also released a new remix of their song “Bad Habit” by Parade of Lights. “Bad Habit” is #23 and climbing on both the Mediabase and BDS Alternative Radio charts. After spending 3 weeks at #1 on Alt Nation’s Alt 18, it ended the year as the #11 song on the channel’s “#ALT36 – 2014’s Top Tracks in Alt Rock” countdown. Produced by young hip hop pioneer Inflo and Luke Pritchard, “Bad Habit” is a standout track from the band’s critically acclaimed new album Listen. The critics have raved about the genre-defying Listen:
The Kooks Upcoming Tour Dates:
Mar 12 – Bogota, Colombia @ Festival Estereo Picnic
Mar 14 – Santiago, Chile @ Lollapalooza
Mar 19 – Asuncion, Paraguay @ Asuncionico
Mar 21 – San Isidro, Argentina @ Lollapalooza
Mar 28 – Sao Paulo, Brazil @ Lollapalooza
Apr 21 – Mexico City, Mexico @ Pepsi Center WTC
Apr 22 – Zapopan, Mexico @ Teatro Estudio Cavaret
Apr 24 – Monterrey, Mexico @ P’al Norte Festival
Apr 26 – Houston, TX @ House of Blues
Apr 28 – Austin, TX @ Emo’s
Apr 30 – St. Louis, MO @ The Pageant
May 02 – Chicago, IL @ Vic Theatre
May 03 – Columbus, OH @ Newport Music Hall
May 05 – Nashville, TN @ Exit/In
May 07 – Wilmington, NC @ Ziggy’s By The Sea
May 10 – Boston, MA @ House of Blues
For complete tour information click here.