Portugal. The Man Unveils Summer Tour! April 23 2013
<strong>PORTUGAL. THE MAN UNVEILS SUMMER TOUR;
DATES INCLUDE TWO CANADIAN STOPS;
â€œEVIL FRIENDS,â€ PRODUCED BY DANGER MOUSE, ARRIVES JUNE 4TH </strong>
Atlantic recording artist Portugal. The Man has announced a major North American headline tour. The dates get underway at a special intimate performance on May 20th at New York Cityâ€™s Irving Plaza and then continue through a July 18th homecoming concert at Portland, Oregonâ€™s Crystal Ballroom.
In addition, Portugal. The Man will follow their recent performances at the Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival by appearing at a number of other summer festivals, including the inaugural Boston Calling Music Festival (on May 25th), The Governorâ€™s Ball Music Festival on New York Cityâ€™s Randallâ€™s Island (slated for Sunday, June 9th) and Manchester, Tennesseeâ€™s Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival (June 13th â€“ 16th). For complete details and tour information, please visit <a href = 'http://www.portugaltheman.com/tour-dates'>www.portugaltheman.com/tour-dates</a>.
On June 4th, Portugal. The Man will release their new album, â€œEVIL FRIENDS.â€ The collection â€“ produced by five-time GRAMMYÂ® Award winner Danger Mouse (Gnarls Barkley, The Black Keys, Sparklehorse) â€“ arrives in stores and at all online retailers on June 4th.
Last week, the band debuted a new album track, â€œPurple Yellow Red and Blue,â€ which can be heard now at P.TMâ€™s official YouTube channel, <a href = 'http://www.youtube.com/portugalthemanband'>www.youtube.com/portugalthemanband</a>. Yesterday, Exclaim.ca premiered the video (watch at <a href = 'http://exclaim.ca/MusicVideo/ClickHear/portugal_man-purple_yellow_red_blue_video'>http://exclaim.ca/MusicVideo/ClickHear/portugal_man-purple_yellow_red_blue_video</a>), directed by That Go (Noel Paul & Stefan Moore), known for their work with Bat For Lashes, Royksopp, and Thunderheist. â€œPurple Yellow Red and Blueâ€ is available now at all DSPs.
Portugal. The Man will celebrate the release of â€œEVIL FRIENDSâ€ with an appearance on NBCâ€™s Late Night with Jimmy Fallon on June 5th. In addition, the bandâ€™s performance on last nightâ€™s episode of ABCâ€™s Jimmy Kimmel Live! can be viewed now at <a href = 'http://beta.abc.go.com/shows/jimmy-kimmel-live/video/PL5520977/_m_VD55298979'>http://beta.abc.go.com/shows/jimmy-kimmel-live/video/PL5520977/_m_VD55298979</a>.
â€œEVIL FRIENDSâ€ â€“ which follows 2011â€™s acclaimed â€œIN THE MOUNTAIN IN THE CLOUDâ€ â€“ sees Portugal. The Man pushing their distinctive brand of modern psychedelia to extraordinary new heights. With Danger Mouse at the helm, the Portland, Oregon-based band has created a collection that truly captures the remarkable scope and power of frontman John Gourleyâ€™s vision.
For further news and information, please visit <a href = 'http://www.portugaltheman.com'>www.portugaltheman.com</a>, <a href = 'http://www.facebook.com/portugaltheman'>www.facebook.com/portugaltheman</a>, and <a href = 'http://twitter.com/portugaltheman'>twitter.com/portugaltheman</a>, and <a href = 'http://youtube.com/portugalthemanband'>http://youtube.com/portugalthemanband</a>.
PORTUGAL. THE MAN
* Dates supported by Royal Bangs
** Dates supported by Skaters
*** Dates supported by Guards
**** Dates supported by Avi Buffalo
20 New York, NY Irving Plaza *
25 Boston, MA Boston Calling Music Festival
7 Philadelphia, PA Theatre of Living Arts **
8 Washington D.C. 9:30 Club **
9 New York, NY The Governorâ€™s Ball Music Festival
11 Toronto, ON Phoenix Concert Theatre **
12 Buffalo, NY Town Ballroom **
13 Cleveland, OH House of Blues **
14 Cincinnati, OH Bogartâ€™s **
13-16 Manchester, TN Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival
18 Indianapolis, IN The Vogue **
19 Detroit, MI St. Andrewâ€™s Hall **
20 Chicago, IL House of Blues ***
21 Milwaukee, WI Pabst Theater ***
22 Minneapolis, MN First Avenue ***
23 St. Louis, MO The Pageant ***
25 Dallas, TX House of Blues ***
26 New Orleans, LA House of Blues ***
27 Houston, TX House of Blues ***
28 Helotes, TX Josabiâ€™s ***
29 El Paso, TX Tricky Falls ***
2 Santa Fe, NM Santa Fe Sol Stage & Grill ***
3 Telluride, CO Telluride Conference Center ***
4 Aspen, CO Belly Up Aspen ***
5 Morrison, CO Red Rocks Amphitheatre (w/ The Avett Brothers)
10 San Diego, CA House of Blues ****
12 Los Angeles, CA The Wiltern ****
13 Oakland, CA Fox Theater ****
16 Vancouver, BC Commodore Ballroom ****
17 Seattle, WA Showbox at the Market ****
18 Portland, OR Crystal Ballroom ****