Animal Collective announce 2009 tour dates

Band hit the road in support of new album 'Merriweather Post Pavilion'

Animal Collective have announced details of a 2009 tour.

The band, who release new album ‘Merriweather Post Pavilion’ on January 12, are set to play shows in the UK, Europe and the US.

They play:

London KOKO (January 12)

Glasgow School Of Arts (13)

Manchester Club Academy (14)

Brighton Concorde 2 (15)

Paris Bataclan (16)

Leuven Stuk (17)

Berlin Postbahnhof (18)

New York Grand Ballroom (20)

Chicago Metro(22)

Los Angeles Fonda Theater (23)

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