It’s time for U.S. fans to extend another warm welcome to our favorite Icelandic post-rock band. Following its biggest North American tour ever this spring, Sigur Rós will be back in the states for more gigs in September.
The group’s website says the 2013 world tour features “a new live show, an 11-piece live band and new material.”
As for the new material, Sigur Rós’ seventh studio album, Kveikur, is due out June 18 in the U.S.
Before bringing the new tunes to these shores, Sigur Rós launches a European tour in Germany June 19.
Here is the U.S. schedule, including a previously announced appearance at St. Jerome’s Laneaway Festival in Michigan.
Sept. 14 – Rochester, Mich., Meadow Brook Music Festival
Sept. 15 – Cleveland, Ohio, Jacobs Pavilion At Nautica
Sept. 16 – Cincinnati, Ohio, PNC Pavilion At Riverbend
Sept. 17 – Indianapolis, Ind., Farm Bureau Insurance Lawn At White River State Park
Sept. 19 – Pittsburgh, Pa., Stage AE
Sept. 20 – Philadelphia, Pa., Mann Center for Performing Arts
Sept. 21 – Raleigh, N.C., Red Hat Amphitheatre
Sept. 23 – Charlottesville, Va., John Paul Jones Arena (JPJ Arena)
Sept. 24 – Norfolk, Va., Constant Convocation Center
Sept. 25 – North Charleston, S.C., North Charleston Coliseum
Sept. 27 – Whites Creek, Tenn., The Woods At Fontanel
Sept. 28 – Asheville, N.C., ExploreAsheville.com Arena
Sept. 30 – Chicago, Ill., Auditorium Theatre
Oct. 1 – St. Louis, Mo., Fabulous Fox Theatre
Oct. 3 – New Orleans, La., Champions Square
Oct. 4 – Birmingham, Ala., BJCC Arena
Oct. 5 – Atlanta, Ga., Chastain Park Amphitheatre
Oct. 7 – Tampa, Fla., USF Sun Dome
Oct. 8 – Orlando, Fla., UCF Arena
Oct. 9 – Miami, Fla., Klipsch Amphitheater At Bayfront Park
A presale for select dates begins June 12. Tickets go on sale to the public June 14.
For more information visit Sigur-Ros.Co.UK