Operators Tease New Album, Plot North American Tour
The band will play Western Canada this spring
Published Mar 19, 2019After revisiting the music of Handsome Furs with a pair of live dates last year, Wolf Parade's Dan Boeckner and Operators have mapped out a North American tour ahead of delivering a new album.
Operators' 27-date run will begin May 28 at Chicago's Lincoln Hall and will keep the group on the road throughout June and July.
The tour features a number of stops in Western Canada, beginning May 30 in Winnipeg before subsequent shows in Saskatoon, Edmonton, Calgary, Victoria and a pair of concerts in Vancouver.
You can find the band's full itinerary below.
A press release also reveals that Operators are gearing up to release their sophomore album. While details on the follow-up to 2016's Blue Wave are scarce, the band have shared a short teaser trailer, which you can find below.
Tickets for all tour dates go on sale Friday (March 22) at 10 a.m. local time.
05/28 Chicago, IL - Lincoln Hall
05/29 Minneapolis, MN - Turf Club
05/31 Winnipeg, MB - Good Will Social Club
06/01 Saskatoon, SK - Capitol Music Club
06/03 Edmonton, AB - The Starlite Room
06/04 Calgary, AB - Commonwealth Bar & Stage
06/06 Victoria, BC - Upstairs Cabaret
06/07 Vancouver, BC - Fortune Sound Club
06/08 Vancouver, BC - Fortune Sound Club
06/09 Seattle, WA - Neumos
06/10 Portland, OR - Doug Fir
06/12 San Francisco, CA - Independent
06/13 Los Angeles CA - Teragram
06/14 San Diego, CA - Casbah
06/15 Phoenix, AZ - Valley Bar
06/17 Salt Lake City, UT - Kilby Court
06/18 Denver, CO - Lost Lake
06/20 Dallas, TX - Three Links
06/21 Austin, TX - 3TEN ACL Live
06/22 Houston, TX - White Oak Music Hall
06/24 Atlanta, GA - Earl
06/25 Nashville, TN - High Watt
06/26 Columbus, OH - Ace of Cups
07/10 Allston, MA - Great Scott
07/11 New York, NY - Bowery Ballroom
07/12 Philadelphia, PA - Johnny Brenda's
07/13 Washington, DC - U Street Music Hall