HAIM announce summer tour, tease new music

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HAIM fans, there is a lot of good news coming from the sister group’s camp. On Wednesday (March 30), the trio announced that they will be hitting the road later this summer. The upcoming tour will kick off on May 17 at the Observatory in Santa Ana, CA and wrap up over two months later during the weekend of July 29-37 at Montreal’s Osheaga Music and Arts Festival.

The act’s tour will include several stops at venues for their own headlining gigs as well as a slew of previously announced summer music festivals. Festivals include Boston’s Boston Calling, New York’s Governor’s Ball, Cincinnati’s Bunbury, Manchester, TN’s Bonnaroo, Chicago’s Lollapalooza, and several more. Fan pre-sales for the shows begin today while general ticket sales will begin on Friday, April 1. The complete list of tour stops can be seen below.

HAIM TOUR DATES:

May 17 – Santa Ana, CA @ The Observatory
May 18 – Flagstaff, AZ @ Orpheum Theater
May 21 – Baton Rouge, LA @ Varsity Theatre
May 20-22 – Gulf Shores, AL @ Hangout Music Festival
May 24 – Memphis, TN @ Minglewood Hall
May 25 – St Louis, MO @ The Pageant
May 27 – Columbus, OH @ Express Live! Indoor Pavilion
May 28 – Pittsburgh, PA @ Stage AE – Indoor
May 27-29 – Boston, MA @ Boston Calling Music Festival
June 3-5 – New York, NY @ Governor’s Ball Music Festival
June 3-5 – Cincinnati, OH @ Bunbury Music Festival
June 6 – Indianapolis, IN @ Egyptian Room
June 7 – Louisville, KY @ Mercury Ballroom
June 8 – Asheville, NC @ The Orange Peel
June 9-12 – Manchester, TN @ Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival
July 23-24 – Detroit, MI @ Mo Pop Festival
July 22-24 – Oro-Medonte, ON @ Way Home Music and Arts Festival
July 28-31 – Chicago, IL @ Lollapalooza
July 29-31 – Montreal, QC @ Osheaga Music and Arts Festival

In addition to the newly confirmed tour dates, the group has also announced that there is in fact new music on the horizon. “We’ve just been in the studio so long, perfecting and trying to get it right. At this point we just want to go out there and play the songs live,” the band wrote in an Instagram post. At the current moment, they are in Los Angeles  “finalizing” the much-anticipated follow-up to 2013’s Days Are Gone.

NEW SONGS. NEW SHOW. THIS SUMMER.

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