The National announce tour dates for 2016

The schedule includes festival gigs, headlining show at Red Rocks with Real Estate


Photo by Philip Cosores

This summer, The National will play a number of shows both in the US and abroad. They’ve lined up festival gigs in New Zealand, Australia, and Europe. In the US, meanwhile, they’ll headline a benefit show at MASS MoCA in North Adams, Massachusetts in June. The following month they’ll play the iconic Red Rocks with Real Estate. See the confirmed schedule below.

As of last November, The National are not expected to release a new album in 2016. However, frontman Matt Berninger did say the band plans to debut some songs live.

The National 2016 Tour Dates:
03/19 – Auckland, NZ @ Auckland City Limits
03/25 – Byron Bay, AU @ Byron Bay Bluesfest
06/11 – North Adams, MA @ MASS MoCA
06/23 – Odense, DK @ Tinderbox Festival
06/24 – Beuningen, NL @ Down the Rabbit Hole
07/12 – Pistoia, IT @ Pistoia Blues Festival
07/14 – Lisbon, PT @ Super Bock Super Rock
07/17 – Dublin, IE @ Longitude Festival
07/28 – Los Angeles, CA @ Greek Theatre *
07/29 – Berkeley, CA @ Greek Theatre *
07/31 – Morrison, CO @ Red Rocks Amphitheatre ^

* = w/ The Lone Bellow
^ = w/ Real Estate