The Joy Formidable are about to embark on their first headlining US Tour of 2012, beginning on March 12 in San Francisco, CA. A number of the tour’s dates have already sold out, including two straight nights in San Francisco, Boston, and Toronto. The tour goes until April 2 in Toronto, with support along the tour provided by A Place To Bury Strangers and Exitmusic. Big Black Delta opens the SF shows as well as the LA show.
The band’s newest single is the pummeling rocker “A Heavy Abacus.” Watch the video here.
The band also recently filmed a performance at Sarm Studios of their song “Everchanging Spectrum of a Lie” from last year’s debut album The Big Roar, which you can watch here
The band have been busy at work on their sophomore album and follow-up to 2011’s The Big Roar, to be released sometime in 2012.
Joy Formidable Tour Dates 2012
Mar 12 – San Francisco, CA @ The Independent SOLD OUT
Mar 13 – San Francisico, CA @ The Independent SOLD OUT
Mar 14 – Los Angeles, CA @ The Mayan
Mar 17 – Denver, CO @ The Bluebird Theatre
Mar 19 – Minneapolis, MN @ Fine Line Music CafÃ©
Mar 20 – Madison, WI @ Majestic Theatre
Mar 22 – Bloomington, IN @ The Bluebird
Mar 23 – Cincinnati, OH @ 20th Century Theatre
Mar 24 – Atlanta, GA @ Masquerade
Mar 25 – Asheville, NC @ Orange Peel
Mar 26 – Washington, DC @ 9:30 Club
Mar 28 – New York City, NY @ Terminal 5
Mar 29 – Philadelphia, PA @ Union Transfer
Mar 30 – Boston, MA @ Paradise Rock Club SOLD OUT
Mar 31 – Montreal, QC @ SAT
Apr 02 – Toronto, ON @ Lee’s Palace SOLD OUT