My Morning Jacket announce New Year’s Eve gig at Madison Square Garden

They'll ring in 2009 at the world's most famous arena

My Morning Jacket have announced a New Year’s Eve show at New York City’s Madison Square Garden for a performance of ‘An Evening with My Morning Jacket’.

The Louisville natives released their fourth album ‘Evil Urges’ on Tuesday (June 10), having completed recording in December with producer Joe Chiccarelli.

The band are famous for their live show, and performed much of the new material at Coachella in April.


Tickets for the Madison Square Garden New Year’s Eve show go on sale Friday, June 27 at 10am through or by phone 212-307-4111. Doors open at 8pm and the show begins at 9pm.

Meanwhile, the band will hit the road for a US tour in August, and prior to that will perform at Radio City Music Hall on June 20.

The dates are:

New York, NY Radio City Music Hall (June 20)

Louisville, KY The Great Lawn at Louisville Waterfront Park (August 16)


Kansas City, MO Uptown Theatre (18)

Council Bluffs, IA Stir Cove (19)

Morrison, CO Red Rocks Amphitheater (21)

Dallas, TX Palladium Ballroom (23)

Austin, TX Stubbs (24)

Atlanta, GA Fox Theatre (27)

Miami, FL The Fillmore Miami Beach the Jackie Gleason Theater (29)

Lake Buena Vista, FL House of Blues- Orlando (30)

Myrtle Beach, SC House of Blues- Myrtle Beach (31)

Charlottesville, VA Charlottesville Pavilion (September 2)

Washington, DC Constitution Hall (3)

Philadelphia, PA Festival Pier Penn’s Landing (5)

Boston, MA Bank of America Pavilion (6)

Berkeley, CA Greek Theatre (19)

Los Angeles, CA Greek Theatre (21)

Tempe, AZ The Marquee (23)

Las Vegas, NV The Joint (24)

San Diego, CA SDSU Open Air Theater (25)

Portland, OR McMenamins Edgefield (27)

Seattle WA McCaw Hall (28)

Minneapolis, MN Orpheum Theatre (October 2)

Milwaukee, WI Riverside Theater (3)

Detroit, MI The Fillmore Detroit (4)

Chicago, IL Chicago Theatre (9,10)

New York, NY Madison Square Garden (December 31)

–By our New York staff.

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