The Stateside itinerary lists stops at reputable venues across the continent, including Washington, D.C.’s 9:30 Club and The Fillmore in San Francisco.
They’ll also do double dates at Los Angeles’ Knitting Factory and Austin’s Emo’s before wrapping up October 4 in Cleveland. From there, it’s back to the U.K. for a week of gigs.
Mogwai got their start in the mid-‘90s in Glasgow when four local youths came together, intent on creating a new brand of visceral guitar rock.
A flurry of singles on a variety of indie labels preceded their 1997 debut, Young Team, which earned them the attention of the prestigious Matador Records.
More critically acclaimed albums and sold-out tours followed, as well as a curating gig for All Tomorrow’s Parties in 2001.
The somber Scots are currently supporting their fourth full-length album, Happy Songs For Happy People, which was released on Matador in June.