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The Black Keys Announce Second Leg of North American Tour

  • Monday, January 9, 2012
    The Black Keys Announce Second Leg of North American Tour

    The Black Keys will be hitting the road for the second leg of their North American tour in April, with special guests Arctic Monkeys. The newly announced shows include stops in Austin, St. Louis, Tulsa, Denver, Salt Lake City, Oakland, Sacramento, Portland, Seattle, Vancouver, Calgary, Edmonton, Winnipeg, Minneapolis, and Milwaukee. See below for all of the newly announced dates. Fan pre-sale for these dates will begin at 10 AM local time tomorrow, January 10, unless otherwise noted below. Details for the pre-sale will be posted on The Black Keys website, theblackkeys.com, by midnight tonight. Tickets for each show are limited and available on a first come first serve basis.

    This follows the first leg of the tour, which includes shows in arenas like New York’s Madison Square Garden, Boston’s TD Garden, and Chicago’s United Center. For the complete tour listing, go to nonesuch.com/on-tour. The shows are in support of The Black Keys' new album, El Camino, which debuted at No. 2 on the Billboard charts when it was release on Nonesuch Records last month. The band is featured on the cover of the latest issue of Rolling Stone magazine.

    El Camino is available in the Nonesuch Store, where CD and vinyl orders include high-quality, 320 kbps MP3s of the album at checkout. The album is also available to purchase there as MP3s and lossless FLAC files.

    SECOND LEG OF THE BLACK KEYS' NORTH AMERICAN TOUR

    Apr 25 Frank Erwin Center Austin, TX
    Apr 27 Chaifetz Arena St. Louis, MO
    Apr 28 BOK Center Tulsa, OK
    Apr 30 1stbank Center* Denver, CO
    May 2 UT Maverick Center Salt Lake City, UT
    May 4 Oracle Oakland, CA
    May 5 Power Balance Pavilion Sacramento, CA
    May 7 Rose Garden Portland, OR
    May 8 Key Arena** Seattle, WA
    May 9 Rogers Arena Vancouver, BC
    May 11 Saddledome Calgary, AB
    May 12 Rexall Edmonton, AB
    May 14 MTS Centre Winnipeg, MB
    May 15 Target Center Minneapolis, MN
    May 16 Bradley Center Milwaukee, WI

    * pre-sale for this show will begin January 17 at 10 AM local time
    ** on-sale and pre-sale dates for this show are TBD

on January 9, 2012 - 11:23am
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The Black Keys will be hitting the road for the second leg of their North American tour in April, with special guests Arctic Monkeys. The newly announced shows include stops in Austin, St. Louis, Tulsa, Denver, Salt Lake City, Oakland, Sacramento, Portland, Seattle, Vancouver, Calgary, Edmonton, Winnipeg, Minneapolis, and Milwaukee. Fan pre-sale for these dates will begin at 10 AM local time January 10.

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The Black Keys will be hitting the road for the second leg of their North American tour in April, with special guests Arctic Monkeys. The newly announced shows include stops in Austin, St. Louis, Tulsa, Denver, Salt Lake City, Oakland, Sacramento, Portland, Seattle, Vancouver, Calgary, Edmonton, Winnipeg, Minneapolis, and Milwaukee. See below for all of the newly announced dates. Fan pre-sale for these dates will begin at 10 AM local time tomorrow, January 10, unless otherwise noted below. Details for the pre-sale will be posted on The Black Keys website, theblackkeys.com, by midnight tonight. Tickets for each show are limited and available on a first come first serve basis.

This follows the first leg of the tour, which includes shows in arenas like New York’s Madison Square Garden, Boston’s TD Garden, and Chicago’s United Center. For the complete tour listing, go to nonesuch.com/on-tour. The shows are in support of The Black Keys' new album, El Camino, which debuted at No. 2 on the Billboard charts when it was release on Nonesuch Records last month. The band is featured on the cover of the latest issue of Rolling Stone magazine.

El Camino is available in the Nonesuch Store, where CD and vinyl orders include high-quality, 320 kbps MP3s of the album at checkout. The album is also available to purchase there as MP3s and lossless FLAC files.

SECOND LEG OF THE BLACK KEYS' NORTH AMERICAN TOUR

Apr 25 Frank Erwin Center Austin, TX
Apr 27 Chaifetz Arena St. Louis, MO
Apr 28 BOK Center Tulsa, OK
Apr 30 1stbank Center* Denver, CO
May 2 UT Maverick Center Salt Lake City, UT
May 4 Oracle Oakland, CA
May 5 Power Balance Pavilion Sacramento, CA
May 7 Rose Garden Portland, OR
May 8 Key Arena** Seattle, WA
May 9 Rogers Arena Vancouver, BC
May 11 Saddledome Calgary, AB
May 12 Rexall Edmonton, AB
May 14 MTS Centre Winnipeg, MB
May 15 Target Center Minneapolis, MN
May 16 Bradley Center Milwaukee, WI

* pre-sale for this show will begin January 17 at 10 AM local time
** on-sale and pre-sale dates for this show are TBD

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The Black Keys 2011 by Danny Clinch

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Seattle- during BEER WEEK of all times! I'll trade you craft beer I made myself (globally renound in beer nerdtopia) for backstage passes...here's hoping.

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