Wasting Light was released in April on RCA Records. The band’s seventh studio album was produced by record producer/ Garbage drummer Butch Vig and features performances from former Hüsker Dü singer/guitarist Bob Mould and former Nirvana bassist Krist Novoselic.
The new North American shows begin Oct. 9 with a gig at Denver’s Pepsi Center. October dates are booked through an Oct. 28 performance in Edmonton, Alberta, at Rexall Place, followed by a Nov. 14 show in Newark, N.J., at Prudential Center.
Dave Grohl and co. will also be stopping by Salt Lake City’s Maverik Center (Oct. 11); Inglewood, Calif., at The Forum (Oct. 13); Phoenix’s US Airways Center (Oct. 16); San Diego’s Viejas Arena (Oct. 17); Oakland, Calif., at Oracle Arena (Oct. 19) and Sacramento, Calif., at Power Balance Pavilion (Oct. 20).
Additional Canadian dates include Vancouver’s Roger Arena (Oct. 25) and Calgary, Alberta, at Scotiabank Saddledome (Oct. 27).
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Pre-sale tickets for the new fall dates go on sale beginning Wednesday, June 15 at 10 a.m. local time. All shows go on sale to the general public Friday, June 17. The October dates feature Cage The Elephant and Mariachi El Bronx as special guests.
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