Xiu Xiu Announces 2017 North American Tour

Xiu Xiu announce tour in support of new album "Forget"
Xiu Xiu announce tour in support of new album "Forget"

Experimental pop auteurs Xiu Xiu recently announced the release of ‘Forget’, the group’s 11th album of original songs, coming out February 24th on Polyvinyl Record Company. Xiu Xiu has now shared extensive North American tour dates following the release of the album.

‘Forget’ was recorded during a purple patch for Xiu Xiu. While writing ‘Forget’, they released the ‘Plays the Music of Twin Peaks’, collaborated with Mitski on a song for an upcoming John Cameron Mitchell film, composed music for art installations by Danh Vo, recorded an album with Merzbow and scored an experimental reworking of the Mozart opera, The Magic Flute.

The album was produced by John Congleton (Blondie, Sigur Ros), Greg Saunier of Deerhoof and Xiu Xiu’s own Angela Seo and is released February 24th of next year. See full track listing for ‘Forget’ and newly announced tour dates below.

Xiu Xiu – Forget:
1. The Call
2. Queen of the Losers
3. Wondering
4. Get Up
5. Hay Choco Bananas
6. Jenny GoGo
7. At Last, At Last
8. Forget
9. Petite
10. Faith, Torn Apart

Xiu Xiu Tour Dates:
Dec. 3rd – Rio de Janeiro – Novas Frequências Festival
Mar. 16th – Los Angeles, CA – Union
Mar. 17th – Escondido, CA – A Ship in The Woods
Mar. 19th – San Francisco, CA – The Chapel
Mar. 21st – Seattle, WA – Kremwork
Mar. 22nd – Portland, OR – Holocene
Mar 23rd – 26th – Knoxville, TN – Big Ears Festival
Mar. 30th – Detroit, MI – El Club
Mar. 31st – Chicago, IL – The Empty Bottle
Apr. 1st – Jacksonville, FL – The Sleeping Giant Film Festival
Apr. 6th – Brooklyn, NY – Brooklyn Bazaar
Apr. 7th – Philadelphia, PA – Boot & Saddle
Apr. 8th – Harrisburg, PA – Cathedral Room at Der Maennerchor
Apr. 9th – Baltimore, MD – The Wind-Up Space
Apr. 11th – Jersey City, NJ – Monty Hall
Apr.12th – New Haven, CT – Bar
Apr. 13th – Providence, RI – Colombus Theatre
Apr. 14th – Portsmouth, NH – 3SArtspace
Apr. 15th – Boston, MA – Cambridge Elks Lodge / Hardcore Stadium