Canadian upstarts will appear on Letterman
Tokyo Police Club are set to make their US TV debut on The Late Show with David Letterman on April 19.
The Canadian quartet have been making waves in the US with their debut EP ‘A Lesson In Crime’, and were included on a list of NME’s favourite band’s at CMJ last year.
This weekend the band will play two shows at New York’s Bowery Ballroom opening for Cold War Kids, as well as a show with Ra Ra Riot at the city’s Mercury Lounge on Monday (April 9). In addition to slots at Coachella and Sasquatch! the band will embark on a US tour kicking off July 16 in Grand Rapids, MI.
The dates are:
New York, NY Bowery Ballroom * (April 6/7)
New York, NY Mercury Lounge ^ (9)
Indio, CA Coachella (27)
George, WA Sasquatch! Festival (May 27)
Grand Rapids, MI The Intersection (July 16)
Indianapolis, IN Birdy’s (18)
Denver, CO Larimer Lounge (21)
San Francisco, CA Independent (23)
Los Angeles, CA Troubadour (25)
San Diego, CA Beauty Bar (26)
Scottsdale, AZ Anderson’s Fifth Estate (27)
Austin, TX Emo’s (29)
Houston, TX Meridian Red Room (30)
Dallas, TX House Of Blues (31)
New Orleans, LA The Republic (August 1)
Atlanta, GA Vinyl (2)
Washington, DC Rock & Roll Hotel (7)
Baltimore, MD Sonar (8)
Philadelphia, PA Johnny Brenda’s (9)
New York, NY Bowery Ballroom (10)
Hoboken, NJ Maxwell’s (11)
Cambridge, MA Middle East (12)
* w/ Cold War Kids
^ w /Ra Ra Riot
–By our New York staff.