Nick Cave Is In The House

Australia’s Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds will return to North America in summer 2014.  Launching the tour in Louisville, Ky., Cave’s game plan includes shows in Seattle, San Francisco, New Orleans, Austin, Philadelphia and Toronto.

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Lowlands Festival, Biddinghuizen, Netherlands

The songwriter/author/screenwriter hasn’t exactly been a stranger on these shores.  He last toured North America in early 2013 in support of his Push The Sky Away album released in February.

Cave will release Live From KCRW on CD and vinyl on Black Friday, Nov. 29 exclusively at participating Record Store Day retailers.  Digital release is set for Dec. 3.

Here are the dates:

June 16 – Louisville, Ky., The Louisville Palace Theatre
June 18 – Kansas City, Mo., Arvest Bank Theatre At The Midland
June 20 – Milwaukee, Wis., Milwaukee Theatre
June 21 – Minneapolis, Minn., The State Theatre
June 24 – Denver, Colo., Temple Hoyne Buell Theatre
June 27 – Calgary, Alberta, Southern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium
June 28 – Edmonton, Alberta, Northern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium
June 30 – Vancouver, British Columbia, Orpheum
July 2 – Seattle, Wash., Paramount Theatre
July 5 – Portland, Ore., Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall
July 7 – San Francisco, Calif., Warfield Theatre
July 11 – Los Angeles, Calif., Shrine Auditorium & Expo Center
July 19 – Austin, Texas, Austin City Limits Live at The Moody Theater
July 21 – New Orleans, La., Mahalia Jackson Theater For The Performing Arts
July 23 – Washington, D.C., DAR Constitution Hall
July 25 – Philadelphia, Pa., Mann Center for Performing Arts
July 26 – Brooklyn, N.Y., Prospect Park Bandshell
July 29 – Detroit, Mich., Masonic Temple Theatre
July 31 – Toronto, Ontario, Sony Centre For The Performing Arts

A 24-hour presale courtesy of the Association of Alternative Newspapers hits the floor running Nov. 19 and a one-day presale via the Fan Club roars out of the box Nov. 20.  General onsales fire up Nov. 22  Check out for what you need to know.