SOURCE: Atlantic Records

Atlantic Records

June 17, 2013 10:00 ET

Frightened Rabbit Announce Fall Headline Tour

Scottish Band's Cross-Country Trek Follows Support Dates With The National; New Single "Late March, Death March" Heading to Radio; Critically Acclaimed Album "Pedestrian Verse" Available Now

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - Jun 17, 2013) - Canvasback Music/Atlantic recording group Frightened Rabbit have unveiled details for a headlining fall tour. The dates kick off on September 24 at Union Hall in Edmonton, AB, and follow the Scottish quintet's previously announced tour supporting The National. In addition, the band will appear at this year's Lollapalooza and Osheaga festivals (full tour itinerary below). Pre-sale tickets are available tomorrow, June 18 at http://tixx1.artistarena.com/frightenedrabbit/ at 12pm local market time, with the general public on-sale starting on Friday, June 21. For more information, please visit Frightened Rabbit's official website, www.frightenedrabbit.com.

To herald their upcoming tour dates, Frightened Rabbit's second single "Late March, Death March" will be arriving at radio outlets nationwide (http://youtu.be/tY6K5h7Y1W8). The band's previous single "The Woodpile" went Top 10 at Triple A radio, receiving enthusiastic support from tastemaker stations including KCRW (Los Angeles), WXPN (Philadelphia), KEXP (Seattle), and SiriusXMU. 

"Late March, Death March" and "The Woodpile" are featured on Frightened Rabbit's widely acclaimed label debut, "Pedestrian Verse," which was released earlier this year. "They sell the drama like never before," raved SPIN, while Paste Magazine called the album "the most comprehensive Frightened Rabbit LP in the band's nearly 10-year career." The collection, Frightened Rabbit's fourth studio album, was recorded at the famed Monnow Valley Studio in Rockfield, South Wales with producer Leo Abrahams (Brian Eno, David Byrne, Grace Jones) and mixed by Craig Silvey (Arcade Fire). To herald the release of "Pedestrian Verse," the band performed lead single "The Woodpile" on TBS' Conan.

Frightened Rabbit is -- Scott Hutchison (lead vocals/rhythm guitar), Billy Kennedy (bass), Andy Monaghan (guitar/keys), Grant Hutchison (drums) and Gordon Skene (guitar/keys).

For additional news and information, please visit www.frightenedrabbit.com, www.facebook.com/frightenedrabbit, www.youtube.com/user/frabbittv, and www.twitter.com/frabbits.

FRIGHTENED RABBIT "LATE MARCH, DEATH MARCH" VIDEO
DIRECT LINK: http://youtu.be/tY6K5h7Y1W8

TOUR ITINERARY BELOW

FRIGHTENED RABBIT
TOUR 2013
* supporting The National

     
September    
8 Nashville, TN Ryman Auditorium *
9 Atlanta, GA Cobb Energy Centre *
11 Charlotte, NC The Filmore Charlotte *
12 Asheville, NC Thomas Wolfe Auditorium *
13 Louisville, KY Iroquois Amphitheater *
14 Rochester Hills, MI Meadow Brook
15 Madison, WI Orpheum Theatre *
17 Morrison, CO Red Rocks Amphitheatre *
21 Troutdale, OR Edgefield Winery *
22 Vancouver, BC PNE Amphitheatre *
24 Edmonton, AB Union Hall
25 Calgary, AB MacEwan Ballroom
26 Spokane, WA Knitting Factory
27 Boise, ID Knitting Factory
28 Sacramento, CA Ace of Spades
30 San Francisco, CA Warfield Theatre
     
October    
3 Pomona, CA The Glass House
4 Tempe, AZ Marquee Theatre
5 Santa Fe, NM Santa Fe Railyard Plaza
6 Tulsa, OK Guthrie Green
7 Dallas, TX Prophet Bar
9 Athens, GA 40 Watt Club
10 Jacksonville, FL Free Bird Café
11 Ft. Lauderdale Culture Room
12 Orlando, FL Beacham Theater
14 Charlottesville, VA Jefferson Theater
15 Columbus, OH Newport Music Hall
17 Toronto, ON Kool Haus
18 London, ON London Music Hall
19 Rochester, NY Water Street Music Hall
21 Boston, MA Paradise
22 Boston, MA Paradise
24 New York, NY Webster Hall
25 New York, NY Webster Hall
26 Asbury Park, NJ Stone Pony
27 Philadelphia, PA Electric Factory
29 Washington, DC 930 Club
     

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