The Decemberists’ Colin Meloy announces solo tour, new EP


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The Decemeberists’ frontman Colin Meloy has announced plans for his first solo tour in five years. In addition, he’s recording a new solo EP of cover songs, which will be sold on the tour.

The jaunt kicks off at New York City’s Town Hall on November 1st and includes shows in Washington, DC, Atlanta, and Chicago before wrapping up in Minneapolis on November 13th. Check out the full docket below.

News of Meloy’s tour announcement comes on the heels of his performance at last weekend’s Newport Music Festival. It was one of the many highlights of the festival.

Colin Meloy 2013 Tour Dates:
11/01 – New York, NY @ Town Hall
11/02 – Glenside, PA @ Keswick Theatre
11/04 – Somerville, MA @ Somerville Theatre
11/05 – Washington, DC @ Lincoln Theatre
11/06 – Durham, NC @ Carolina Theatre of Durham
11/08 – Atlanta, GA @ Variety Playhouse
11/09 – Louisville, KY @ Headliners Music Hall
11/11 – Chicago, IL @ Park West
11/12 – Madison, WI @ Majestic Theatre
11/13 – Minneapolis, MN @ The Woman’s Club

Photo by Nate Slevin