Conor Oberst and The Mystic Valley Band announce US tour

Bright Eyes man hits the road in April

Conor Oberst and The Mystic Valley Band have announced a limited number of shows, scheduled to kick off April 9 in his home town of Omaha, NE.

Oberst, who is best known as his Bright Eyes moniker, released a self-titled LP in August 2008 via Merge, and subsequently toured worldwide with The Mystic Valley Band which features members of both Bright Eyes and Rilo Kiley.

The dates are:


Omaha, NE Slowdown (April 9)

Denver, CO The Ogden Theater (10)

Aspen, CO Belly Up (11)

El Paso, TX Barnett Harley Davidson (12)

Albuquerque, NM Sunshine Theater (13)


Tempe, AZ Marquee Theater (14)

–By our New York staff.

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