Tortoise Goes Touring


With Beacons of Ancestorship ready to drop on June 23, Chicago's finest post-rock crew Tortoise is planning a round of performances for the summer. Beacons... marks the first full-length for the band in over five years, and we received a taste of the album's freeform, jazzed-out mayhem on the record earlier this spring. Now, catch the tracks in the live setting at one of these dates:

07/11 Los Angeles, CA - Troubadour
07/13 San Francisco, CA - Great American Music Hall
07/15 Austin, TX - The Mohawk
07/17 Chicago, IL - Pitchfork Music Festival
07/19 Washington, DC - Black Cat
07/20 Philadelphia, PA - Sanctuary at First Unitarian Church
07/21 New York, NY - Le Poisson Rouge
07/24 Tokyo, Japan - Fuji Rock Festival
08/14 St. Malo, France - La Route Du Rock
08/22 Hasselt, Belgium - Pukkelpop
09/29 St. Louis, MO - Firebird
09/30 Kansas City, MO - Beaumont Club
10/01 Omaha, NE - Waiting Room
10/02 Minneapolis, MN - Cedar Cultural Center
10/03 Dubuque, IA - Voices Warehouse Gallery

Photo by Jim Newberry.