The Kills Announce Winter Tour Dates, Playing NYC’s Terminal 5 To Celebrate 10th Anniversary


UK duo The Kills (Jamie Hince and Alison Mosshart) will be returning to North America with dates in January and February 2012. The tour will be making stops at Chicago’s Rivera, Austin’s Stubbs, DC’s 9:30 Club and will culminate in their return to NYC’s Terminal 5 for the band’s 10th anniversary, which they’ll celebrate with a special show for the occasion. Jeff the Brotherhood and Hunters will join them on all dates. Ticket presale begins today at 3:00 PM local time to each venue. To purchase, click HERE.

The band is currently on tour in South America and will be touring in Europe from early November. The band recently played David Lynch’s Club Silencio in Paris, performed electrifying sets at Lollapalooza and Bumbershoot and have appeared on Conan, Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, The Tonight Show with Jay Leno and Last Call with Carson Daly in support of their latest offering, Blood Pressures (Domino). Ten years in, the band are at the peak of their powers, with one of the most stunning live shows of any contemporary rock band.

The Kills have released a new video for their track “Baby Says,” directed by Ben Crook. The video’s style is reminiscent of Almadovar meets Wong Kar Wai; a heartbreaking look at a man living in one of Barcelona’s subcultures. Watch “Baby Says” HERE

The Kills are partnering with indie record stores for Black Friday (November 25) by offering an exclusive limited-edition postcard flexi disc single of “The Last Goodbye” with any purchase at participating stores while supplies last.

Praise for The Kills Live Shows:

“Singer Alison Mosshart proved yet again why she’s one of rock’s best frontwomen, convulsing across the stage with reckless abandon during recent tunes “Satellite” and “Future Starts Slow.” – SPIN

“And the duo’s lusty performances eagerly play up the ambiguity of their platonic partnership. It’s a quality that defines them as much as Mosshart’s feverish moan, Hince’s hand-slashing guitar riffs, and the synthetic beats…’” – Pitchfork

“Watching them lock into each other’s groove is a beautiful thing.” – KCRW

The Kills Winter 2012 Tour Dates:
* w/ Jeff The Brotherhood and Hunters

Jan 20 Chicago, IL @ Rivera *
Jan 21 Kansas City, KS @ Midland Theatre *
Jan 23 Dallas, TX @ Granada Theater *
Jan 24 Houston, TX @ House of Blues *
Jan 25 Austin, TX @ Stubb’s Waller Creek Amphitheatre *
Jan 26 New Orleans, LA @ House of Blues *
Jan 28 Ft. Lauderdale, FL @ Revolution *
Jan 29 Lake Buena Vista, FL @ House of Blues *
Jan 30 Tampa, FL @ The Ritz Theatre *
Feb 1 Atlanta, GA @ The Masquerade *
Feb 2 Washington, DC @ 9:30 Club *
Feb 3 Boston, MA @ Royale Boston *
Feb 5 Montreal, QC @ L’Olympia *
Feb 7 Toronto, ON @ Kool Haus *
Feb 11 New York, NY @ Terminal 5 *

The Kills European Tour Dates:

Nov 11 Ameins, France @ Zenith
Nov 12 Paris, France @ L’Olympia
Nov 13 Paris, France @ L’Olympia
Nov 15 Lyon, France @ Le Transbordeur
Nov 16 Toulouse, France @ Le Bikini
Nov 17 Nantes, France @ La Carriere
Nov 18 Nancy, France @ L’Autre Canal
Nov 20 Lausanne, Switzerland @ Les Docks
Nov 21 Zurich, Switzerland @ X-Tra
Nov 25 Amsterdam, Holland @ Paradiso
Nov 26 Brussells, Belgium @ Cirque Royal
Nov 27 Koln, Germany @ E-Werk
Nov 29 Muchen, Germany @ Tonhalle
Nov 30 Berlin, Germany @ Columbiahalle
Dec 3 London, UK @ Brixton Academy

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