Garbus handles drums, vocals, keys and ukulele, while Nate Brenner shares vocal duties and takes care of synths and bass. The duo is joined on tour by a few backing musicians.
Tune-Yards is supporting its third LP, Nikki Nack, which was released in May. After playing a long list of festivals this month – including Belgium’s Rock Werchter Festival, Pitchfork Music Festival in Chicago and Australia’s Splendour In The Grass – the band will join forces with Arcade Fire for a handful of Canadian shows in August.
Here are the new dates:
Oct. 7 – St. Louis, Mo., Ready Room
Oct. 9 – Nashville, Tenn., Marathon Music Works
Oct. 14 – Atlanta, Ga., Variety Playhouse
Oct. 15 – Athens, Ga., Georgia Theatre
Oct. 16 – Carrboro, N.C., Cat’s Cradle
Oct. 17 – Charlottesville, Va., Jefferson Theater
Oct. 18 – Millvale, Pa., Mr. Small’s Theatre
Oct. 20 – Columbus, Ohio, Newport Music Hall
Oct. 21 – Pontiac, Mich., Crofoot Ballroom
Oct. 23 – Milwaukee, Wis., Pabst Theater
Nov. 2 – Antwerp, Belgium, Trix
Nov. 3 – Tourcoing, France, Le Grand Mix
Nov. 4 – Nantes, France, Stereolux
Nov. 6 – Lyon, France, Ground Zero
Nov. 7 – Geneva, Switzerland, La Graviere
Nov. 8 – Bologna, Italy, Locomotiv Club
Nov. 12 – Berlin, Germany, Fritzclub im Postbahnof
Nov. 13 – Copenhagen, Denmark, Lille Vega
Nov. 14 – Stockholm, Sweden, Debaser Strand
Nov. 16 – Helsinki, Finland, Tavastia – Klubi
Nov. 17 – Tallinn, Estonia, Von Krahl Theatre
Nov. 18 – Riga, Latvia, Palladium
Nov. 21 – Prague, Czech Republic, Meet Factory
Nov. 23 – Utrecht, Netherlands, Various Venues (Le Guess Who)
A presale for the U.S. dates begins Wednesday, July 2 at 10 a.m. local time.
Tune-Yards will also play Austin City Limits, Corona Capital Festival in Mexico City, and Life Is Beautiful Festival in Las Vegas. These events have not yet revealed their daily lineups.
For more information visit Tune-Yards.com.