MUSIC NEWS- Alt pop rockers, fun. has booked its biggest North American headline tour ever! A run that includes more than two dozen gigs from July through September has Tegan and Sara on the bill to support.
The group will also appear on the Grammy Awards this Sunday on CBS. The band is up for six awards: Best New Artist, Album of the Year and Best Pop Vocal Album for Some Nights, and Record of the Year, Song of The Year and Best Pop Duo/Group Performance for the single “We Are Young.”
In addition to the Grammy performance, fun. has a few other appearances booked this month including shows in Seattle, Austin, Atlanta and Nashville. A fan presale for the upcoming tour, for American Express card members begins February 6 at 12 pm local venue time. Tickets go on sale to the general public beginning February 15.
A portion of ticket sales will be donated to The Ally Coalition to support LGBTQ equality.
The newly announced Most Nights Summer Tour kicks off in Toronto July 6. With more dates yet to be announced, check out the schedule so far.
fun. Tour 2013 Itinerary-
July 6 – Toronto, ON, Downsview Park
July 9 – Cleveland, OH, Jacobs Pavilion At Nautica
July 13 – Canandaigua, NY, Constellation Brands - Marvin Sands PAC (CMAC)
July 14 – Columbus, OH, Lifestyle Communities Pavilion
July 16 – Rochester, MI, Meadow Brook Music Festival
July 18 – Pittsburgh, PA, Stage AE
July 19 – Philadelphia, PA, Mann Center for Performing Arts
July 20 –Columbia, MD, Merriweather Post Pavilion
July 22 – Hudson, NY, Hudson River Park
Aug. 22 – Morrison, CO, Red Rocks Amphitheatre
Aug. 23 – Magna, UT, The Great Saltair
Aug. 27 – Stateline, NV, Lake Tahoe Outdoor Arena At Harveys
Aug. 28 – Boise, ID, Idaho Botanical Garden
Aug. 29 – Troutdale, OR, McMenamins Edgefield Inn
Sept 4 – Los Angeles, CA, Greek Theatre
Sept 6 – Berkeley, CA, Greek Theatre
Sept 7 – Santa Barbara, CA, Santa Barbara Bowl
Sept 10 – Phoenix, AZ, Comerica Theatre
Sept 12 – Dallas, TX, Gexa Energy Pavilion
Sept 16 – Tuscaloosa, AL, Tuscaloosa Amphitheater
Sept 18 – Boca Raton, FL, Mizner Park Amphitheatre
Sept 19 – Orlando, FL, UCF Arena
Sept 22 – Whites Creek, TN, The Woods At Fontanel
Sept 24 – Charleston, SC, Family Circle Stadium
Sept 25 – Raleigh, NC, Red Hat Amphitheatre
Sept 26 – Charlottesville, VA, Ntelos Wireless Pavilion
Tegan and Sara perform on all dates with the exception of July 14, Sept. 4 and Sept. 7.