MUSIC NEWS- PUBLIC IMAGE LTD have announced a much-anticipated North American headlining concert tour that will launch October 3 in Orlando, Fl before wrapping up on November 3. Included will be an appearance at the Fun Fun Fun Fest in Austin, TX ( full itinerary below). The tour is to promote THIS IS PiL, their acclaimed first album of new music in 20 years that was released this past May via their own PiL Official label, with distribution through Redeye in the U.S. and Cargo in the U.K.
Tickets for the PiL shows will go on sale August 3 and 4.
The potent and eclectic PiL line-up, JOHN LYDON (vocals), LU EDMONDS (guitar), SCOTT FIRTH (bass) and BRUCE SMITH (drums), will make stops at such venues as New York City’s Hammerstein Ballroom (October 13), Montreal’s Corona Theater (October 16), San Francisco’s Regency Ballroom (October 25) and Los Angeles’ Club NOKIA (October 28), among others.
The tour marks PiL’s first return to North America since their 2010 concert trek which kicked off at Coachella and culminated in New York City at The Music Hall of Williamsburg.
PUBLIC IMAGE LTD, North American Tour 2012 Itinerary-
|Wed||10/3||Orlando, FL||Firestone Live|
|Fri||10/5||Miami, FL||Grand Central|
|Sat||10/6||Ybor City, FL||Cuban Club|
|Mon||10/8||Washington, DC||9:30 Club|
|Tue||10/9||Brooklyn, NY||The Music Hall of Williamsburg|
|Thu||10/11||Philadelphia, PA||Electric Factory|
|Fri||10/12||Clifton Park, NY||Upstate Concert Hall|
|Sat||10/13||New York, NY||Hammerstein Ballroom|
|Mon||10/15||Boston, MA||Royale Boston|
|Tue||10/16||Montreal, QC||Corona Theater|
|Thu||10/18||Toronto, ON||The Opera House|
|Fri||10/19||Detroit, MI||Royal Oak Music Theatre|
|Sun||10/21||Chicago, IL||House of Blues|
|Mon||10/22||Minneapolis, MN||Mill City Nights|
|Thu||10/25||San Francisco, CA||Regency Ballroom|
|Sun||10/28||Los Angeles, CA||Club NOKIA|
|Thu||11/1||Dallas, TX||Granada Theater|
|FUN FUN FUN FEST|
|Sat||11/3||Austin, TX||Fun Fun Fun Fest|