The Kills plot spring US tour

They also ready a new EP

The Kills have announced the dates of an extensive North American tour this spring.

The jaunt is set to kick off at California’s Coachella Festival and will hit cities including Austin, Philadelphia, New York, Toronto, Detroit and San Francisco before concluding in Pomona on May 21.

They’ll be supported by The Horrors and Magic Wands on most dates.

Meanwhile, the band are also preparing to release a new EP, ‘Black Balloon’, which features the title track from their recent album ‘Midnight Boom’ as well as new acoustic tracks. It is due out in the US on April 14.

The tour dates are:

Indio, CA Coachella Arts and Music Festival (April 19)

Tucson, AZ Club Congress (20) *# (20)

Boulder, CO Fox Theater (22) *#

Lawrence, KS Bottleneck (23) *#

Austin, TX Emo’s (24) *#

Dallas, TX Granada (25) *#

Atlanta, GA Lenny’s (27) *#

Carrboro, NC Cat’s Cradle (28) *#

Washington, DC 930 Club (30) *#

Philadelphia, PA TLA (May 1) *#

New York, NY Webster Hall (2) *#

Brooklyn, NY Music Hall Of Williamsburg (4) *#

Boston, MA Paradise Rock Club (5) *#

Montreal, Canada La Tulipe (6) *#

Toronto, Canada Phoenix (7) *#

Detroit, MI Magic Stick (8) *#

Chicago, IL Metro (9) *#

Minneapolis, MN First Ave (11) *#

Seattle, WA Neumo’s (15) *#

Vancouver, Canada Commodore (16) *#

Portland, OR Wonder Ballroom (17) *#

San Francisco, CA The Fillmore (19) *#

Pomona, CA Glass House (21) *#

* With the Horrors

# With Magic Wands

–By our Los Angeles staff.

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