Kraftwerk to play handful of US shows

The German pioneers gear up for Coachella

Kraftwerk have announced that they will play a handful of US dates this spring.

The German electronica pioneers will play three shows across the country leading up to their appearance at California’s Coachella Festival in late April.

They’ll begin the jaunt in Minneapolis on April 19 and will play shows in Milwaukee and Denver before wrapping up at California’s Coachella Festival on April 26.

The tour dates are:

Minneapolis, MN Myth (April 19)

Milwaukee, WI Eagles Ballroom (20)

Denver, CO Fillmore Auditorium (23)

Indio, CA Coachella Festival (26)

–By our Los Angeles staff.

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