The Besnard Lakes announce US tour

Montreal sextet hit the road this summer

The Besnard Lakes have announced the dates of a US tour this summer.

The Montreal sextet, who recently appeared on NME’s ‘Canadian Blast’ CD featuring the best bands of the Canadian scene, will kick things off in Cambridge, Massachusetts on July 12.

They’ll then play dates in New York, Philadelphia and Chapel Hill, North Carolina before concluding with two nights in Chicago.


The US tour dates are:

Cambridge, MA TT the Bear’s Place (July 12)

New York, NY Mercury Lounge (13)

New York, NY City Sol (14)

Philadelphia, PA Johnny Brenda’s (16)

Chapel Hill, NC Blend (18)


Columbus, OH Wexner Center for the Arts (20)

Bloomington, IN Uncle Fester’s (21)

Chicago, IL Schubas (23, 24)

–By our Los Angeles staff.

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