Radiohead Books South America In 2018

Keystone / Gian Ehrenzeller
– Radiohead
at OpenAir St.Gallen in Switzerland, July 2. 

Radiohead will enjoy some of the late South American summer when Thom Yorke and company cross the equator for a festival tour in April, with Flying Lotus and

The five-country trek kicks off with SUE Festival at the 48,665-capacity Estadio Nacional in Santiago, Chile April 11, and then joins the open-air Soundhearts Festival for dates in Buenos Aires, Argentina; Lima, Peru; Rio de Janeiro and Sao Paolo, Brazil; and Bogota, Columbia, where the tour winds down April 25.

It’s been a good year for Radiohead, which undertook an American tour in April and some European dates in June for box office tallying $9,225,397 and 105,994 tickets sold.

The band is also nominated for induction into the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame in 2018 that just so happens to take place in Cleveland, Ohio, on April 14 – coinciding with the first Soundhearts Festival date in Buenos Aires.

Frontman Yorke also has plans of his own, with a quick 3-date run in Los Angeles and Austin, Texas in December.