Tokyo Police Club reveal new EP details

They also announce North American tour

Tokyo Police Club have revealed the details of their forthcoming EP.

The band are set to release ‘Smith’ on November 6 in the US and October 23 in their native Canada.

Their first release since 2006’s ‘A Lesson In Crime’ features four songs and three videos.


The tracklisting is:


‘Cut Cut Paste’

‘A Lesson in Crime’

‘Be Good’ (RAC Remix)

The videos are:


‘Nature of the Experiment’ (directed by George Vale)

‘Cheer it On’ (directed by Sean Wainsteim)

‘Citizens of Tomorrow’ (directed by Kyle Davison)

Meanwhile, the band have announced the dates of a North American tour this autumn.

They’ll begin their jaunt in Providence, Rhode Island on October 2 and wrap things up in San Francisco on October 25. The venues will be announced shortly.

The tour dates are:

Providence, RI (October 2)

New York, NY (3)

Chicago, IL (7)

Chicago, IL (8)

Minneapolis, MN (9)

Winnipeg, MB (11)

Saskatoon, SK (12)

Edmonton, AB (13)

Calgary, AB (14)

Victoria, BC (16)

Vancouver, BC (17)

Seattle, WA (18)

Portland, OR (19)

Las Vegas, NV (22)

Los Angeles, CA (23)

Pomona, CA (24)

San Francisco, CA (25)

–By our Los Angeles staff.

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