Foster the People has announced a string of U.S. tour dates for the summer. The tour will kick off on May 26 in San Diego, CA and make stops in cities including Dallas, Pittsburgh and Nashville before wrapping in Memphis, TN on August 1 – see full list of tour dates below. Tickets for the tour will be available to the public Friday, April 7 at 10 a.m. local time. The band is also performing at Neon Desert Music Festival in May, Mo Pop Festival in July and Lollapalooza in August. For additional tour and ticket information please visit www.fosterthepeople.com.
Foster the People is currently working on brand new music to be released this year on Columbia Records, and the band will give fans a taste of the new material live on tour. Check out a teaser video from the band that includes a snippet of a new song HERE.
FOSTER THE PEOPLE
Founded in in 2009, Foster the People achieved success with the 2011 release of its debut album Torches, which has sold nearly two million albums and over nine million singles worldwide. Torches features the #1 hit single “Pumped Up Kicks,” which was declared “the year’s anthem” by SPIN, and also spawned the chart topping singles “Don’t Stop (Color On The Walls),” “Houdini,” and “Helena Beat.” Foster the People garnered three Grammy nominations for its monumental debut, including Best Alternative Album, Best Pop Duo/Group Performance for “Pumped Up Kicks” and Best Short Form Music Video for “Houdini.” Supermodel was the second full-length record from Foster the People. Influenced by frontman Mark Foster’s world travels and shifting perspective, the album was recorded in studios around the world and features fan favorites including “Coming of Age” and “Best Friend.”
TOUR DATES 5/26/17 San Diego, CA The Observatory North Park 5/27/17 Las Vegas, NV The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas – The Chelsea
5/27-28/17 El Paso, TX Neon Desert Music Festival 5/30/17 Dallas, TX House of Blues 5/31/17 Tulsa, OK Brady Theater 6/2/17 Indianapolis, IN Egyptian Room at Old National Centre 6/3/17 Cleveland, OH Agora Theatre 6/4/17 Pittsburgh, PA Stage AE – Indoor 6/6/17 New Haven, CT College Street Music Hall 6/7/17 Providence, RI Lupos Heartbreak Hotel 6/9/17 Portland, ME Thompson’s Point 6/10/17 Cooperstown, NY Brewery Ommegang 7/27/17 Columbus, OH Newport Music Hall
7/29-30/17 Detroit, MI Mo Pop Festival 7/31/17 Nashville, TN Ryman Auditorium 8/1/17 Memphis, TN Minglewood Hall 8/4/17 Chicago, IL Lollapalooza
8/5-6/17 Montreal, QC Osheaga Festival