Sparklehorse announce US tour

It’s their first jaunt in five years

Sparklehorse have announced the dates of their first US tour in five years.

The jaunt kicks off in Austin and hits several US cities before wrapping up in Atlanta in March.

Sparklehorse will support their latest album, ‘Dreamt For Light Years In The Belly Of A Mountain’, released in the US in fall 2006. The album features collaborations with Danger Mouse, Steven Drozd of the Flaming Lips and Tom Waits.


Jesse Sykes & The Sweet Hereafter will open on the tour, supporting their third full-length album, ‘Like, Love, Lust & The Open Halls of the Soul’, which will see a February 6 US release.

The tour dates are:

Austin Antone’s (February 2)

Dallas Gypsy Tea Room (3)

Santa Fe Brewing Company (5)

Tempe Arizona Clubhouse Music Venue (6)


Solana Beach California Belly Up Tavern (7)

Los Angeles Henry Fonda Theatre (9)

San Francisco Fillmore Theatre (10)

Portland Wonder Ballroom (13)

Seattle Showbox (14)

Vancouver Richard’s on Richards Cabaret (15)

Denver Gothic Theatre (17)

Minneapolis First Avenue (19)

Madison Wisconsin High Noon Saloon (20)

Chicago Metro (21)

Detroit Saint Andrews Hall (22)

Toronto Mod Club Theatre (23)

Montreal Club Soda (24)

Boston Paradise (26)

New York Webster Hall (27)

Baltimore Ram’s Head Live (March 1)

Carrobo North Carolina Cat’s Cradle (2)

Charleston South Carolina The Music Farm (3)

Atlanta Variety Playhouse (4)

–By our Los Angeles staff. Find out more about NME.