Animal Collective and Dan Deacon announce tour
Indie-philes got an early present this morning when it was announced that Animal Collective and Dan Deacon would be pairing for an upcoming joint tour.
The Domino Records alums will come together for the first show March 7th at Boston’s House Of Blues with stops both in Canada and the US until their final show March 23rd at Salt Lake City, Utah’s the Depot.
Both artists will begin touring separately, with Animal Collective’s tour beginning January 17th in Newtown, Australia, and Deacon’s February 8th, at The Fleece in Bristol, UK. You can check out Animal Collective and Deacon’s individual tour dates here and here.
Animal Collective and Dan Deacon Shows:
- 03/07 - Boston, MA @ House of Blues
- 03/08 - Montreal, QC @ Metropolis
- 03/09 - Toronto, ON @ Danforth Music Hall
- 03/11 - Cleveland, OH @ House of Blues
- 03/12 - Covington, KY @ The Madison Theater
- 03/13 - Nashville, TN @ Marathon Music Works
- 03/15 - Royal Oak, MI @ Royal Oak Music Hall
- 03/16 - Chicago, IL @ Riviera Theatre
- 03/17 - Madison, WI @ Orpheum Theatre
- 03/18 - Minneapolis, MN @ First Avenue
- 03/20 - St. Louis, MO @ The Pageant *
- 03/21 - Kansas City, MO @ Midland Theater
- 03/22 - Denver, CO @ Ogden Theatre
- 03/23 - Salt Lake City, UT @ Depot
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