Conor Oberst has added two live dates to his 2012 schedule. Oberst will be playing at Royce Hall in Los Angeles on September 27th and in New York City at Carnegie Hall on November 21st. Tickets for go on sale for Royce Hall on Friday, May 18th at 10AM and for Carnegie Hall on Monday, May 21st at 11am. Visit http://www.conoroberst.com
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These newly announced dates follow his tour with Desaparecidos, the Nebraska-based 5-piece who haven’t toured together since 2002. The recently re-formed band previously announced a performance at Omaha’s MAHA Music Festival as well as shows in Minneapolis, Seattle, Portland, and San Francisco.
Desaparecidos return as the original line up of Conor Oberst (vocals, guitar) Landon Hedges (bass guitar, vocals), Matt Baum (drums), Denver Dalley - (guitar) and Ian McElroy (keyboards). The band formed in 2001 and released one album: 2002’s critically lauded Read Music/Speak Spanish.
Conor Oberst Solo Tour Dates
July 6 Ottawa, ON @ Ottawa Bluesfest
July 24 Bethlehem, PA @ Musikfest Cafe at ArtsQuest Center *
July 25 Albany, NY @ Swyer Theatre at The Egg (SOLD OUT)
July 26 Fairfield, CT @ StageOne ^ (SOLD OUT)
July 27 Newport, RI @ Jane Pickens Theater *^ (SOLD OUT)
July 29 Newport, RI @ Newport Folk Festival (SOLD OUT)
Sept 27 Los Angeles, CA @ Royce Hall
Nov 21 New York, NY @ Carnegie Hall
^ First Aid Kit support
Desaparecidos Tour Dates:
August 9 Minneapolis, MN @ 400 Bar # (SOLD OUT)
August 11 Omaha, NE @ Maha Music Festival
August 25 Seattle, WA @ Showbox at The Market
August 26 Portland, OR @ Crystal Ballroom
August 29 San Francisco, CA @ Regency Ballroom