Tortoise Tour in Support of New Album

Tortoise announce first summer dates hitting several major American cities and a few festivals far and wide. Beacons of Ancestorship is the band’s first record in over five years. The band will tour Europe in the late summer and return to the US for another string of dates in the fall.

Check out “Prepare Your Coffin” from the new album right here:

http://www.thrilljockey.com/assets/freedownload/Tortoise-Prepare_Your_Coffin.mp3

May 29 Buffalo, NY Tralf Music Hall
May 30 Brooklyn, NY The Bell House
May 31 New York, NY World Financial Center Winter
Jun 11 Athens, Greece Synch Festival
Jul 11 Los Angeles, CA Troubadour
Jul 13 San Francisco, CA Great American Music Hall
Jul 15 Austin, TX The Mohawk
Jul 17 Chicago, IL Pitchfork Music Festival
Jul 19 Washington, DC Black Cat
Jul 20 Philadelphia, PA First Unitarian Church
Jul 24 Tokyo, Japan Fuji Rock Festival
Aug 14 St. Malo, France La Route Du Rock
Aug 22 Hasselt, Belgium Pukkelpop