She'll kick off jaunt in Los Angeles

Lykke Li has announced a tour of North America, with shows in Los Angeles and New York in August, and more dates to follow in the fall.

The Swedish singer will support the release of her forthcoming debut album ‘Youth Novels’ , which comes out August 19 on her own label, LL Recordings.

The 22-year-old earlier this year performed several well-received sets at South By Southwest in Austin.

The dates are…

Los Angeles, CA Hotel Café (August 25)

New York, NY Le Poisson Rouge (28)

Washington, DC Black Cat (October 19)

Boston, MA Paradise (23)

Toronto, ON Mod Club (24)

Chicago, IL Empty Bottle (25)

Vancouver, BC Richards on Richards (28)

Seattle, WA Neumo’s (29)

Portland, OR Doug Fir (30)

San Francisco, CA Independent (November 1)

–By our New York staff.

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