The National and Modest Mouse will join them on the jaunt

R.E.M have announced North American tour dates for the summer.

The band will head out on the jaunt to support their forthcoming album ‘Accelerate’, which is due out April 1 in the US and a day earlier in the UK and Europe, as previously reported.

Modest Mouse and The National are among the support acts.

Dates announced so far are:

Vancouver Deer Lake Park (May 23)

Los Angeles Hollywood Bowl (29)

Berkeley Greek Theatre (31)

Denver Red Rocks Ampitheatre (June 3)

Chicago United Center (6)

Toronto Molson Ampitheatre (8)

Raleigh Walnut Creek Amptheatre (10)

Washington Merriweather Post Pavilion (11)

Boston Tweeter Center (13)

Long Island Jones Beach Theater (14)

Philadelphia Mann Center (18)

New York City venue TBC (19)

Atlanta Lakewood Ampitheatre (21)

–By our Los Angeles staff.

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