Proto-punk and garage rock icon Bob Mould is set to release his newest album Silver Age September 4th, with lengthy supporting tour scheduled.

The record will be released through Merge, which will also be reissuing much of Mould's catalog from his time in Sugar, including Copper Blue, which will be played during the aforementioned tour schedule, which you can see below. Mould will also be sporting solo work, and material from his early Hüsker Dü days.

Silver Age Tracklist:

  • 1. Star Machine
  • 2. Silver Age
  • 3. The Descent
  • 4. Briefest Moments
  • 5. Steam Of Hercules
  • 6. Fugue State
  • 7. Round The City Square
  • 8. Angels Rearrange
  • 9. Keep Believing
  • 10. First Time Joy

Tour Dates:

  • 6/06 – Rehoboth Beach, DE – Double L Bar
  • 6/09 – Washington, D.C. – 9:30 Club *
  • 6/13 – San Francisco, CA – Blow Pop Happy Hour *
  • 6/22 – New York, NY – Highline Ballroom *
  • 7/03 – Milwaukee, WI – Summerfest #
  • 7/10 – Provincetown, MA – Boatslip *
  • 8/04 – Cork, IE – Liss Ard Festival #
  • 8/06 – Helsinki, FI – Tavastia #
  • 8/08 – Oslo, NO – Oya Festival #
  • 8/09-10 – Gothenburg, SE – Way Out West 2012 #
  • 8/11 – Amsterdam, NL – Paradiso Grote Zaal #
  • 8/13 – Codroipo, IT – Villa Mainin # $
  • 8/15 – Prague, CZ – 02 Arena # $
  • 8/16 – St. Polten, AT – Frequency Festival #
  • 8/18 – Hasselt, BE – Pukkelpop Festival #
  • 9/07 – New York, NY – Webster Hall ^
  • 9/08 – Washington DC – 9:30 Club ^
  • 9/10 – Boston, MA – Paradise ^
  • 9/11 – Philadelphia, PA – Union Transfer ^
  • 9/13 – Chicago, IL – Metro ^
  • 9/15 – Minneapolis, MN – First Avenue ^
  • 9/18 – Seattle, WA – Showbox ^
  • 9/19 – Portland, OR – Wonder Ballroom ^
  • 9/21 – San Francisco, CA – Fillmore ^
  • 9/22-23 – Pensacola Beach, FL – DeLuna Fest ^ $

  • * = DJ Set
  • # = Performing Copper Blue
  • ^ = Performing Copper Blue and other material
  • $ = w/ Foo Fighters