Exclusive – Kaiser Chiefs confirm North American tour

Ricky Wilson and co to hit the road with NME

Kaiser Chiefs have confirmed a north American tour for April – and NME is going along for the ride.

The NME Presents Kaiser Chiefs tour will see the band introducing American and Canadian fans to their forthcoming second album ’Yours Truly, Angry Mob’ for the first time.

They play:

Philadelphia Electric Factory (April 6)

Washington 9:30 Club (7)

Boston Avalon Ballroom (9)

New York Roseland Ballroom (12)

Montreal Spectrum (17)

Toronto Kool Haus (18)

Chicago Vic Theatre (20)

Minneapolis Trocaderos (21)

Vancouver Commodore Ballroom (24)

Seattle Showbox Theatre (25)

Portland Crystal Ballroom (26)

San Francisco Warfield Theatre (27)

The Walkmen will play the whole tour as special guests, while Annuals will open from the Philadelphia to Toronto dates, with The Little Ones playing the remaining shows.

Tickets go on sale first exclusively through NME.COM, on January 24 from 11am Eastern Standard Time. Go to NME.COM/artists/kaiser-chiefs after that time.

The general ticket sale does not start until January 27.