[News] Andrew Bird Announces Extended Summer Tour Dates

Indie folk musician Andrew Bird has announced an extended summer tour in support of his latest LP Break It Yourself, with the tour kicking off on May 3rd in Philadelphia. Carrying straight through till August, the extensive tour will see Andrew Bird performing with help from Wilco, Mavis Staples, Patrick Watson, Mucca Pazza and Tift Merritt, as well as performances at Outside Lands and several other major festivals. Take a look at his full tour itinerary after the jump.

Andrew Bird 2012 Tour Dates:
05/03 – Philadelphia, PA @ Union Transfer %
05/04 – New York, NY @ Beacon Theatre %
05/05 – New York, NY @Beacon Theatre &
05/06 – Boston, MA @ House of Blues %
05/08 – Washington, DC @ 9:30 Club %
05/09 – Baltimore, MD @ Ram’s Head Live %
05/10 – Detroit, MI @ The Fillmore Detroit @
05/12 – Chicago, IL @ Auditorium Theatre @
05/19 – Nelsonville, OH @ Nelsonville Music Festival
06/02 – London, UK @ Field Day
06/04 – Dublin, IE @ Royal Hospital Kilmainham
06/06 – Bristol, UK @ Trinity
06/08 – Glasgow, UK @ Fruit Market
06/09 – Nottinghamshire, UK @ No Direction Home
06/10 – Brighton, UK @ Royal Theatre
07/08 – Geneva, IL @ Fifth Third Bank Ballpark *
07/10 – Raleigh, NC @ North Carolina Museum of Art #
07/11 – Richmond, VA @ Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden #
07/14 – Louisville, KY @ Forecastle Festival
07/16 – Lewiston, NY @ Artpark
07/18 – Montreal, QC @ Theatre de Verdure
07/19 – Toronto, ON @ Echo Beach
07/20 – Shelburne, VT @ The Green at Shelburne Museum
07/21 – Pawtucket, RI @ Hope Artiste Village Courtyard
07/27 – Somerset, WI @ Soundtown Festival
08/10 – San Francisco, CA @ Outside Lands Festival
08/11 – San Diego, CA @ Spreckels Theatre
08/12 – Los Angeles, CA @ Greek Theatre
08/14 – Salt Lake City, UT @ Red Butte Garden Ampitheatre
08/15 – Boulder, CO @ Chautauqua Auditorium
08/17 – Denver, CO @ Temple Hoyne Buell Theatre
08/18 – Jackson, WY @ Jackson Hole Center for the Arts
08/20 – Omaha, NE @ Peter Kiewit Concert Hall
08/21 – Des Moines, IA @ Simon Estes Ampitheatre
11/08 – London, UK @ Roundhouse

% = w/ Patrick Watson
& = w/ Tift Merritt
@ = w/ Mucca Pazza
* = w/ Wilco
# = w/ Mavis Staples