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DeVotchKa Announces Its Largest American Tour To Date
Published February 29, 2008

With their European shows selling out, DeVotchKa has announced the dates for their Mad And Faithful Tour- their largest American tour to date.

Beginning at Coachella on April 26, DeVotchKa will hold a massive North American tour to promote A Mad and Faithful Telling, their latest effort, which is set for release by Anti on March 18. Spin calls the record “Cheerful, eclectic lunacy with a heart as big as the world.”

 

the tour includes stops at San Francisco’s Fillmore, The Vic in Chicago, and New York’s Terminal 5. The group will be joined by a string quartet for the tour and the Cirque de Soleil style aerial acrobats-The Slavic Sisters -on certain dates. Basia Bulat will support the tour. 

 

DeVotchKa will make a number of appearances at Austin’s SXSW in March.The group will be joined by the Tosca Strings and kick off KEXP’s live broadcast from the event in addition to performances for Anti-, Billions, Filter Magazine, Minneapolis’ KCMP, and Austin’s KUT radio stations. The group will return to Denver for an in-store at Denver’s Twist and Shout on March 18 before heading to Europe for a three and a half week tour in April. More than a month and a half in advance Brussel’s AB performance is sold out.

 

A fan pre-sale begins on Wednesday, February 27 at http://devotchka.myshopify.com. Full public on-sale begins March 7.