Jayhawks Tour Dates & Album


Nashville, TN – Seminal band The Jayhawks has announced June tour dates in support of their anticipated new album Paging Mr. Proust, releasing April 29 (Thirty Tigers). The June dates cover the Midwest and East Coast beginning on June 7 with two shows in Chicago. The run includes stops in Toronto, Boston, New York, Washington, Nashville and winds up in their hometown of Minneapolis on July 1. Look for West Coast dates coming in July. See full list of dates below.

Paging Mr. Proust features 11 new songs and recently received an 8/10 review in Uncut and has garnered early U.S. coverage in The Wall Street Journal, Entertainment Weekly, NPR’s All Songs Considered and American Songwriter. Uncut said, “It’s a record that finds The Jayhawks in pristine, fettle…this is a very
special record indeed.”

Paging Mr. Proust was co-produced by bandleader Gary Louris, REM’s Peter Buck and Tucker Martine (The Decemberists, Modest Mouse, My Morning Jacket). The album features the long-time core band members: Louris (lead vox/guitars), Marc Perlman (bass), Tim O’Reagan (drums/vox), and Karen Grotberg (keyboards/vox). Special guests include Buck, Mike Mills and Scott McCaughey.

The Jayhawks Tour Dates

May 13 – Madison, WI – Barrymore Theatre
May 14 – Indianapolis, IN – The Vogue Theatre
May 15 – Pittsburgh, PA – Mr. Small’s
May 17 – Rocky Mount, VA – Harvester Center
May 20 – Louisville, KY – Headliner’s
May 21 – Bloomington, IL – The Castle Theatre
May 22 – Iowa City, IA – The Englert Theatre
June 7 & 8  –  Chicago, IL – Lincoln Hall
June 10 – Toronto, ON – Lee’s Palace
June 11 – Toronto, ON – Horseshoe Tavern
June 13  – Boston, MA – Royale
June 14 – Brooklyn, NY – Music Hall Of Williamsburg
June 15 – New York, NY  – Bowery Ballroom
June 17 – Philadelphia, PA – World Café Live
June 18 – Washington, DC  – Lincoln Theatre
June 21 – Carrboro, NC – Cat’s Cradle
June 22 – Asheville, NC – Grey Eagle
June 24 – Atlanta, GA – Buckhead Theatre
June 25  – Nashville, TN – Musician’s Corner/Centennial Park
June 26  – St. Louis, MO  – The Pageant
June 28  – Kansas City, MO  – Knucklehead’s
June 29 – Des Moines, IA – Woolys
July 1  – Minneapolis, MN  – Minneapolis Zoo

Brian Wise

Brian Wise was the Editor of Addicted To Noise‘s Australian site from 1997 – 2002. The site won two ONYA Awards as Best Online Music Magazine in 1999 & 2000. He has also been Editor since its reincarnation in 2013. He also presents the weekly music interview program Off The Record on 102.7 Triple R-FM (rrr.org.au) in Melbourne. It is networked to 45+ stations across Australia on the Community Radio Network and is a four-time winner of the Best Music Program Award from the Community Broadcasting Association of Australia. In 2012, it was nominated as a finalist in the Excellence in Music Programming category. Brian was also the Founding Editor & Publisher of Rhythms Magazine and is now its Senior Contributing Editor.

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