Black Kids for NYC in-store performance tonight

They'll play at Virgin in Union Square

Black Kids have announced an in-store appearance at Virgin Megastore in New York this evening to celebrate the release of their debut album.

The Jacksonville natives will play a special show at the Union Square branch of Virgin, with wristbands available for the performance all day today (July 22).

Fans who purchase a copy of the release, entitled ‘Partie Traumatic’, will be given access to the show as well as to a CD/LP signing after the set.


Meanwhile the band will appear on The Late Show With David Letterman on July 24, and the following day will perform at their official CD release party at Santo’s Party House in Chinatown.

In addition to shows in Los Angeles and Lollapalooza, the band will kick off a full tour in September. The dates are:

The Late Show With David Letterman (CBS) (July 24)

New York, NY Santo’s Party House (25)

Los Angeles, CA El Rey Theater (29)


Chicago, IL Lollapalooza (August 3)

Jacksonville, FL Freebird (September 19)

Orlando, FL The Social (20)

Atlanta, GA Earl (23)

Athens, GA 40 Watt Club (24)

Carrboro, NC Cat’s Cradle (25)

Baltimore, MD Ottobar (26)

Washington, DC Black Cat (27)

Philadelphia, PA First Unitarian Church (29)

Boston, MA Paradise (October 2)

Montreal, PQ Cabaret Music Hall (4)

Toronto, ON Mod Club (5)

Chicago, IL Metro (6)

Minneapolis, MN 7th Street Entry (7)

Seattle, WA Neumo’s (10)

Vancouver, BC Richards (11)

Portland, OR Hawthorne (12)

San Francisco, CA Fillmore (13)

–By our New York staff.

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