ANNOUNCES JUNE HEADLINE TOUR & FESTIVAL APPEARANCES
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February 28, 2017 - Hollywood, CA - Taking her second full-length album The Altar [Harvest Records] on the road this summer, BANKS announces a June headline tour as well as festival performances at Governors Ball, Firefly Music Festival, and Electric Forest. Tickets go on-sale Friday, March 3 at www.hernameisbanks.com. The tour commences June 2 in Philadelphia, PA at Electric Factory and plays major markets across the East Coast and South throughout the month. The full itinerary is included below.
Currently in the middle of her sold out tour of the U.K and Europe, BANKS shared a preview video on social media this morning of what fans can expect when she brings her shows stateside. Watch HERE.
Last month, BANKS uncovered the music video for The Altar's most recent single "Trainwreck." Watch it HERE. The video has already cracked 1.1 million YouTube/VEVO views, while the track has generated over 4.5 million Spotify streams. Paper described the clip as, "Haunting" and wrote, "BANKS' contemporary dance moves and eye-catching imagery sends viewers into a world of glamour noir."
Next up, BANKS kicks off festival season returning to Coachella April 14 and April 21 in addition to an April West Coast tour.
The Altar represents the next evolution of BANKS. With its gothic transmissions of smoky and spacey soul, the album claimed spots in the Top 20 of theBillboard Top 200 and Top 10 on the Top Alternative Albums Chart, earning praise from Time, Harper's Bazaar, NPR, V Magazine, and many others. It includes the singles "Trainwreck," "Gemini Feed," and more.
APRIL TOUR DATES:
4/11 Pomona, CA Fox Theater
4/13 San Diego, CA Humphrey's Concerts By the Bay
4/14 Indio, CA Coachella
4/16 Portland, OR Crystal Ballroom
4/17 Vancouver, BC Vogue Theatre
4/18 Seattle, WA Showbox SODO
4/20 San Francisco, CA Warfield
4/21 Indio, CA Coachella
JUNE TOUR DATES:
6/2 Philadelphia, PA Electric Factory
6/3 New York, NY Governors Ball
6/5 Montreal, QC Metropolis
6/6 Boston, MA Royale Nightclub
6/7 Washington, D.C. 9:30 Club
6/9 Charlotte, NC The Fillmore
6/10 Atlanta, GA The Buckhead Theatre
6/12 Nashville, TN Marathon
6/13 Asheville, NC Orange Peel
6/15 - 6/18 Dover, DE Firefly Music Festival
6/17 Pittsburgh, PA Stage AE
6/19 Cleveland, OH Agora Theatre
6/20 Columbus, OH Newport Music Hall
6/22 - 6/25 Rothbury, MI Electric Forest