Black Lips Extend Their Tour

Punk-rockers Black Lips have doubled down on their touring.

The group will now be hitting up Lollapalooza and the Hopscotch Festival in a string of East Coast dates that lead up to the release of their new full-length album Arabia Mountain, which will be out on June 7th.

This new leg of the tour follows a stretch of shows with Cerebral Ballzy that they had already scheduled for June.

The band’s full tour schedule looks like this:

(all June dates w/ Cerebal Ballzy)

6/9/11                          San Diego, CA                  The Casbah

6/10/11                        Santa Barbara, CA            Velvet Jones

6/11 & 12                    San Francisco, CA            Great American Music Hall

6/14/11                        Portland, OR                     Wonder Ballroom

6/15/11                        Vancouver,BC                   Commodore Ballroom

6/16/11                        Seattle, WA                        Neumos

6/17/11                        Boise, ID                            Knitting Factory Concert House

6/18/11                        Salt Lake City, UT             Urban Lounge

6/19/11                        Denver, CO                       Bluebird Theater

6/21/11                        Tucson, AZ                         Plush

6/22/11                        Phoenix, AZ                       Rhythm Room

6/23/11                        Costa Mesa, CA                The Detroit Bar

6/24/11                        Los Angeles, CA                The Music Box

6/25/11                        Pomona, CA                       The Glass House

7/27/11                 Charlotte , N.C.               Neighborhood Theatre

7/28/11                 Baltimore , MD                Ottobar .

7/29/11                  NewYork , NY.              Bowery Ballroom

7/30/11                 Hoboken , NJ                  Maxwell’s .

8/01/11                  Pittsburgh , PA               Mr. Small’s Theatre

8/02/11                  Lexington , KY                Buster’s Billiards & Backroom

8/04/11                  St. Louis, MO                  The Firebird

8/5 – 8/7/11            Chicago , IL                    Lollapalooza

9/08/11                  Raleigh, NC                   Hopscotch Festival

NYC Weekend Show Roundup!

Land of Talk, Suuns, Little Scream @ Bowery Ballroom
French Horn Rebellion, Tigersapien @ Glasslands
The Honey Brothers, April Smith and the Great Picture Show @ Music Hall of Williamsburg
Bob Mould, Chris Brokaw @ The Rock  Shop
The Black Lips, Cerebral Ballzy, Fergus & Geronimo, Special Guest @ The Shank
The Dandy Warhols, Hopewell @ Webster Hall


CAVES, Corbu, Not a Planet, Past Planes @ Glasslands
Givers, Drink Up Buttercup @ Knitting Factory
Guided By Voices, Blitzen Trapper @ Terminal 5
Paul Weller @ Best Buy Theater (formerly Nokia Theater)