Kia rounds up MGMT, Silversun Pickups, Against Me!, and more for “Soul Collective” tour

Kia’s “Soul Collective” tour is shaping to be one of the most unique things you’ll ever see. Basically, Kia, the car company, has put together a 10 different three-day runs in cities across the U.S. in support of its new Soul model. The dates, which kicked off last week in Seattle and run intermittently through early November, will feature… drum roll… MGMT, Silversun Pickups, Against! Me, Santigold, No Age, Dan Deacon, The Walkmen, The Clipse, The Maine, The Miniature, Tigers Major Lazer, Dear and the Headlights, The Pains of Being Pure at Heart, Times New Viking, and The Secret Machines.

And the best part? All the performances will be free to attend, though for the big, Sunday night finale Phoenix’s features Against Me!), you must test-drive a Kia Soul at some point during the weekend.

Told you this is shaping up to be one of the most unique things you’ll ever see. Find tour dates below; hit Kia’s website for info on who is playing when.

Kia’s “Soul Collective” 2009 Tour Dates:
08/27-30 – Phoenix, AZ @ Ice House
09/10-13 – Chicago, IL @ Envent Event Space
09/17-20 – Washington, DC @ Warehouse
09/24-27 – Philadelphia, PA @ 23rd Street Armory
10/01-04 – Miami, FL @ Awarehouse
10/08-11 – Atlanta, GA @ Ambient Plus Studios
10/15-18 – Boston, MA @ AFH
10/22-25 – New York, NY @ TBD
11/05-08 – Los Angeles, CA @ Siren Studios


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