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sorry for the lack of updates here, i was away on vacation…but now i’m back and there is a bunch of news to post here:

Wolf Parade have a whole bunch of tour dates coming up this summer and the fall. There is still no real news about the new album and when it will be released.
You can find all ticket info on the Wolf Parade tour dates page:

08-11 Kingston, Ontario – Wolf Island Festival
08-18 Boston, MA – Tweeter Center (Download Festival)
08-19 Brooklyn, NY – Warsaw
08-20 Philadelphia, PA – Theatre of Living Arts
08-21 Washington, DC – Black Cat
08-22 Carrboro, NC – Cat’s Cradle
08-24 Montreal, Quebec – La Sala Rossa-sold out
08-25 Montreal, Quebec – La Sala Rossa-sold out
08-26 Montreal, Quebec – La Sala Rossa-sold out
08-27 Montreal, Quebec – La Sala Rossa-sold out
09-02 Milwaukee, WI – Alpine Valley (Download Festival)
09-06 Victoria, British Columbia – Sugar
09-07 Vancouver, British Columbia – Richard’s on Richards
09-08 Seattle, WA – Neumos
09-09 Portland, OR – Crystal Ballroom
09-10 Eugene, OR – W.O.W. Hall
09-12 San Francisco, CA – Great American Music Hall
09-13 Los Angeles, CA – El Rey Theatre
09-14 San Diego, CA – Cane’s
09-15 Pomona, CA – Glass House

Some of these shows are on sale now through http://wolfparade.ducatking.com/

Congratulations to the Handsome Furs for winning the $3,000 Galaxie Rising Stars Award of the CBC at the 2007 North by Northeast festival. To read more about the award and see pictures of the event go to the North by Northeast website.

Handsome Furs also have a bunch of shows coming up this summer, as well as a fall tour of europe. Ticket info can be found on the Handsome Furs tour dates page:

07-21 Ottawa, Ontario – Zaphod’s
07-23 Chicago, IL – Schubas
07-24 Chicago, IL – Schubas
07-25 Omaha, NE – Slowdown
07-27 Fargo, ND – The Aquarium
07-28 Minneapolis, MN – Triple Rock Social Club
07-31 Toronto, Ontario – Lee’s Palace
08-01 Montreal, Quebec – La Sala Rossa
08-06 Boston, MA- TT the Bears
08-07 New York City- Mercury Lounge
10-05 Dublin, Ireland – Whealan’s
10-06 London, England – Fly
10-07 Bruges, Belgium – Cactus Club
10-08 Amsterdam, Netherlands – Paradiso
10-09 Antwerp, Belgium – Trix
10-10 Cologne, Germany – Blue Shell
10-11 Paris, France – La Fleche
10-12 Paris, France – La Fleche
10-13 Barcelona, Spain – Apolo
10-16 Toulouse, France – Le Cri de la Mouette
10-19 Munich, Germany – Feierwerk
10-21 Prague, Czech Republic – 007
10-22 Berlin, Germany – Cafe Zapata
10-23 Hamburg, Germany – Knust
10-28 Helsinki, Finland – Semifinal

Sunset Rubdown have listed some tour dates in October, all ticket info can be found on the Sunset Rubdown tour dates page:

10-07 – Boston, MA – Middle East
10-08 – Brooklyn, NY – Musichall of Williamsburg
10-09 – New York, NY – Bowery
10-10 – Philadelphia, PA – First Unitarian Church
10-11 – Washington, DC – Black Cat
10-12 – Raleigh, NC – Local 506
10-13 – Atlanta, GA – Drunken Unicorn
10-15 – New Orleans, LA – Spanish Moon
10-16 – Austin, TX – Emo‘s