The Strokes' frontman will hit the road next month

The StrokesJulian Casablancas has expanded his forthcoming tour of North America.

Playing in support of his debut solo album ‘Phrazes Of The Young’, Casablancas will now begin the jaunt with a show at Lupo’s in Rhode Island on March 23 and has added a further seven shows.

Currently working on the fourth Strokes album in New York, Casablancas recently told NME.COM that The Strokes will headline the Isle Of Wight (June 12) and Rock Ness (13) festivals this summer.

Julian Casablancas will play:

Providence, RI Lupo’s (March 23)
New York, NY Irving Plaza (24)
Atlanta, GA Center Stage (26)
Charlotte, NC The Fillmore (27)
Baltimore, MD Rams Head (28)
Sayreville, NJ Starland Ballroom (30)
Montreal, QC National (April 1)
Toronto, ON Phoenix (2)
Cleveland, OH House Of Blues (3)
Detroit, MI St Andrew’s Hall (5)
Chicago, IL Vic Theatre (6)
Minneapolis, MN First Avenue (8)
Indianapolis, IN The Vogue (9)
Kansas City, MO Beaumont Club (10)
Houston, TX House Of Blues (12)
Dallas, TX House Of Blues (13)
Austin, TX La Zona Rosa (14)
Indio, CA Coachella Festival (18)