Ghostland Observatory announce handful of dates

Tour will see the band preview 'Robotique Majestique'

Texan duo Ghostland Obsevatory have the initial dates of their US tour in advance of the release of their third album ‘Robotique Majestique’.

The tour kicks off February 29 in Austin, TX and sees a performance at the Langerado festival in Florida a week later.

‘Robotique Majestique’ is the follow-up to 2006’s ‘Paparazzi Lightening’ and is scheduled be released March 4.

The dates are:

Austin, TX – Austin Music Hall (February 29)

Everglades National Park, FL – Langerado Music Festival (March 8)

New Orleans, LA – House of Blues (13)

New York, NY – Webster Hall (28)

Washington, DC – 9:30 Club (29)

Portland, OR – Crystal Ballroom (April 3)

Seattle, WA – Showbox (4,5)

San Francisco, CA – The Mezzanine (17)

Los Angeles, CA – Henry Fonda Theatre (18)

–By our New York staff.

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