The Australian geniuses will tour North America in September before hitting the UK in October...

Experimental Aussie rockers The Sleepy Jackson have confirmed details of a massive UK and North American tour.

The band will support My Morning Jacket in the US early next month after their upcoming appearance on the Main Stage at the Carling Weekend: Reading Festival (August 23) and Leeds Festival (24), before returning to the UK in October.

The dates are as follows:

New York Bowery Ballroom (September 6-7)

Montreal Cabaret Music Hall (9)

Winooski Higher Ground (10)

Toronto Lee’s Palace (12)

Rochester WaterStreetMusic Hall (13)

Buffalo Showplace (14)

Boston Paradise Rock Club (16)

Washington 9:30 Club (19)

Pittsburgh Rosebud (22)

Detroit St. Andrews Hall (24)

Chicago Metro / Smart Bar (25)

Bristol Fleece & Firkin (October 6)

London WC2 Mean Fiddler (7)

Birmingham Academy 2 (8)

Oxford Downstairs At The Zodiac (9)

Newcastle University (11)

Manchester University (12)

Glasgow King Tut’s Wah Wah Hut (13)

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