Portugal. The Man Unveils Summer Tour! April 23 2013
PORTUGAL. THE MAN UNVEILS SUMMER TOUR;
DATES INCLUDE TWO CANADIAN STOPS;
Ă˘€śEVIL FRIENDS,Ă˘€ť PRODUCED BY DANGER MOUSE, ARRIVES JUNE 4TH
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 CityĂ˘€™s Irving Plaza and then continue through a July 18th homecoming concert at Portland, OregonĂ˘€™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 GovernorĂ˘€™s Ball Music Festival on New York CityĂ˘€™s RandallĂ˘€™s Island (slated for Sunday, June 9th) and Manchester, TennesseeĂ˘€™s Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival (June 13th Ă˘€“ 16th). For complete details and tour information, please visit www.portugaltheman.com/tour-dates.
On June 4th, Portugal. The Man will release their new album, Ă˘€śEVIL FRIENDS.Ă˘€ť The collection Ă˘€“ produced by five-time GRAMMYĂ‚Â® Award winner Danger Mouse (Gnarls Barkley, The Black Keys, Sparklehorse) Ă˘€“ arrives in stores and at all online retailers on June 4th.
Last week, the band debuted a new album track, Ă˘€śPurple Yellow Red and Blue,Ă˘€ť which can be heard now at P.TMĂ˘€™s official YouTube channel, www.youtube.com/portugalthemanband. Yesterday, Exclaim.ca premiered the video (watch at http://exclaim.ca/MusicVideo/ClickHear/portugal_man-purple_yellow_red_blue_video), directed by That Go (Noel Paul & Stefan Moore), known for their work with Bat For Lashes, Royksopp, and Thunderheist. Ă˘€śPurple Yellow Red and BlueĂ˘€ť is available now at all DSPs.
Portugal. The Man will celebrate the release of Ă˘€śEVIL FRIENDSĂ˘€ť with an appearance on NBCĂ˘€™s Late Night with Jimmy Fallon on June 5th. In addition, the bandĂ˘€™s performance on last nightĂ˘€™s episode of ABCĂ˘€™s Jimmy Kimmel Live! can be viewed now at http://beta.abc.go.com/shows/jimmy-kimmel-live/video/PL5520977/_m_VD55298979.
Ă˘€śEVIL FRIENDSĂ˘€ť Ă˘€“ which follows 2011Ă˘€™s acclaimed Ă˘€śIN THE MOUNTAIN IN THE CLOUDĂ˘€ť Ă˘€“ 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 GourleyĂ˘€™s vision.
For further news and information, please visit www.portugaltheman.com, www.facebook.com/portugaltheman, and twitter.com/portugaltheman, and http://youtube.com/portugalthemanband.
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 GovernorĂ˘€™s Ball Music Festival
11 Toronto, ON Phoenix Concert Theatre **
12 Buffalo, NY Town Ballroom **
13 Cleveland, OH House of Blues **
14 Cincinnati, OH BogartĂ˘€™s **
13-16 Manchester, TN Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival
18 Indianapolis, IN The Vogue **
19 Detroit, MI St. AndrewĂ˘€™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 JosabiĂ˘€™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 ****