The Raconteurs Map Out Summer/Fall North American Trek

The Raconteurs have announced the dates and cities for a lengthy summer/fall trek through North American, after returning to the stage for the first time in eight years this past weekend at Third Man Records’ 10th anniversary celebration in Nashville. The tour will kick off on July 12th in Detroit and wrap on October 18th in St. Louis.

General tickets go on sale this Friday (April 12th) at 10 a.m. local time. Third Man Records Vault members can access the first pre-sale, which runs Tuesday, April 9th at 10 a.m. through Thursday, April 11th at 10 p.m. local time. Full details are available at the band’s website.

The tour is in support of the quartet's third album, Help Us Stranger, which arrives on June 21st. The LP is the first from the group in more than a decade and follows 2008's Consolers Of The Lonely. Every online ticket purchase for the tour will include a physical CD copy of the LP, and fans can also upgrade to a standard black vinyl edition.

Newly announced Raconteurs tour dates (subject to change):
July 12 – Detroit, MI - Masonic Temple Theatre
July 14 – Milwaukee, WI - Eagles Ballroom
July 15 – Minneapolis, MN - Armory
July 18 – Seattle, WA - WaMu Theater
July 19 – Vancouver, BC - Queen Elizabeth Theatre
July 21 – Troutdale, OR - Edgefield
July 23 – Oakland, CA - Fox Theater
July 26 – Los Angeles, CA - Greek Theatre
July 27 – Santa Barbara, CA - Santa Barbara Bowl
July 28 – San Diego, CA - Cal Coast Credit Union Open Air Theatre
August 10 – Lexington, KY - Railbird Festival
August 11 – Knoxville, TN - Knoxville Civic Auditorium
August 12 – Indianapolis, IN - Egyptian Room at Old National Centre
August 13 – Pittsburgh, PA - Stage AE (Indoors)
August 15 – Cleveland, OH - Agora Theatre
August 16 – Watkins Glen, NY - Woodstock 50
August 17 – Washington DC - The Anthem
August 18 – Charlotte, NC - The Fillmore Charlotte
August 20 – Columbia, SC - Township Auditorium
August 21 – Atlanta, GA - Tabernacle
August 22 – Atlanta, GA - Tabernacle
August 29 – Nashville, TN - Ryman Auditorium
August 30 – Nashville, TN - Ryman Auditorium
September 3 – Raleigh, NC - Red Hat Amphitheater
September 6 – New York, NY - Hammerstein Ballroom
September 7 – Brooklyn, NY - Kings Theatre
September 9 – Boston, MA - House of Blues
September 12 – Toronto, ON - Sony Centre for the Performing Arts
September 13 – Columbus, OH - Express Live! Indoor Pavilion
October 12 – Oklahoma City, OK - The Criterion
October 13 – Tulsa, OK - Cain’s Ballroom
October 14 – Tulsa, OK - Cain’s Ballroom
October 17 – Kansas City, MO - Arvest Bank Theatre at The Midland
October 18 – St. Louis, MO - The Pageant