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Conor Oberst Adds New US Tour Dates; Will Perform on "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon," "CBS This Morning: Saturday"

on May 5, 2014 - 1:16pm
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Conor Oberst has announced several additional tour dates for this fall, including concerts in Boulder, Austin, Dallas, Seattle, Portland, and more. He will also co-headline the Greek Theatre in LA with John Prine on October 5. Oberst will perform on NBC’s The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon on May 19, the release date for his new album, Upside Down Mountain, and CBS This Morning: Saturday on May 24. He will perform at Rough Trade NYC in Brooklyn on May 20.

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Conor Oberst has announced several additional tour dates for this fall, including concerts in Boulder, Austin, Dallas, Seattle, Portland, and more; most tickets go on sale starting this Friday, May 9. Oberst will also co-headline the Greek Theatre in Los Angeles with John Prine on October 5.

Oberst will perform on NBC’s The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon on May 19. He will also be featured on CBS This Morning: Saturday on May 24, performing two tracks from his new solo record, Upside Down Mountain, which is out on May 19 on Nonesuch Records. In support of the album release, Oberst will perform at Rough Trade NYC in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, on May 20. Tickets will be available at the door.

Upside Down Mountain is available to pre-order in the Nonesuch Store with an exclusive print featuring the album art, or via iTunes. Both include an instant download of the album tracks "Hundreds of Ways" and "Governor’s Ball."

Oberst kicks off the first leg of a world tour in support of the new album this Thursday, May 8, in North Carolina. His friends and colleagues Dawes appear on the bill as "Special Guests"—both opening the shows and acting as Oberst’s band for the tour. See below for all of the currently scheduled shows; for more information, visit nonesuch.com/on-tour.

CONOR OBERST ON TOUR

May 8 Haw River Ballroom - SOLD OUT* Saxapahaw, NC
May 9 The Orange Peel* Asheville, NC
May 10 Shaky Knees Festival* Atlanta, GA
May 11 Charleston Music Hall* Charleston, SC
May 13 Ponte Vedra Concert Hall* Ponte Vedra Beach, FL
May 14 The Beacham* Orlando, FL
May 16 The Hangout Fest - SOLD OUT Gulf Shores, AL
May 17 Track 29* Chattanooga, TN
May 20 Rough Trade NYC Brooklyn, NY
May 21 Union Transfer - SOLD OUT* Philadelphia, PA
May 22 The Space at Westbury - SOLD OUT* Westbury, NY
May 23&24 9:30 Club* Washington, DC
May 25 Carnegie Library Music Hall of Homestead - SOLD OUT* Munhall, PA
May 27 Taft Theatre* Cincinnati, OH
May 29 Metro - SOLD OUT* Chicago, IL
May 30 Metro - SOLD OUT* Chicago, IL
May 31 Pabst Theater* Milwaukee, WI
Jun 1 First Avenue - SOLD OUT* Minneapolis, MN
Jun 2 First Avenue* Minneapolis, MN
Jun 4 Sokol Auditorium* Omaha, NE
Jun 5 The Blue Note* Columbia, MO
Jun 6 Ryman Auditorium* Nashville, TN
Jun 7 Buster's* Lexington, KY
     
Jul 2 CrossroadsKC* Kansas City, MO
Jul 3 The Bottleneck* Lawrence, KS
Jul 4 80/35 Festival Des Moines, IA
     
Jul 8 Cathedral* Manchester, UK
Jul 9 KOKO - SOLD OUT* London, UK
Jul 11 Bilbao BBK Live* Bilbao, SPAIN
Jul 12 Musilac Festival* Aix les Bains, FRANCE
Jul 13 Cactus Festival* Brugge, BELGIUM
Jul 14 Volkhof Festival* Nijmegan, NETHERLANDS
Jul 15 Paradiso* Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS
Jul 17 Gurten Festival* Berne, SWITZERLAND
Jul 18 KOKO* London, UK
Jul 19 Latitude Festival* Southwold, UK
Jul 20 Longitude Festival* Dublin, IRELAND
Jul 21 ABC* Glasgow, UK
     
Jul 27 Newport Folk Festival Newport, RI
Jul 29 SummerStage* New York, NY
Jul 31 Meijer Gardens Amphitheatre* Grand Rapids, MI
Aug 1 Brewery Ommegang* Cooperstown, NY
     
Aug 5 Train* Aarhus, DENMARK
Aug 6 Amager Bio* Copenhagen, DENMARK
Aug 11 Fabrik* Hamburg, GERMANY
Aug 12 Postbahnhof* Berlin, GERMANY
Aug 13 Frequency Festival* St. Polten, AUSTRIA
Aug 14 Arena* Vienna, AUSTRIA
Aug 16 Freiheiz* Munich, GERMANY
Aug 17 Gloria* Cologne, GERMANY
     
Sep 14 Red Butte Garden Amphitheatre Salt Lake City, UT
Sep 16 Boulder Theater Boulder, CO
Sep 18 Cain's Tulsa, OK
Sep 19 House of Blues Houston, TX
Sep 20 Stubb's Waller Creek Amphitheatre Austin, TX
Sep 21 AT&T Performing Arts Center Dallas, TX
Sep 23 Sunshine Theatre Albuquerque, NM
Sep 27 Knitting Factory Boise, ID
Sep 28 Knitting Factory Spokane, WA
Sep 30 Showbox at the Market Seattle, WA
Oct 1 Crystal Ballroom Portland, OR
Oct 5 Greek Theatre (w/ John Prine) Los Angeles, CA
     

* w/special guest Dawes

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