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Black Lips announce summer tour in support of new album

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In celebration of the release of their upcoming eighth studio album, Satan’s Graffiti or God’s Art, garage rock heroes Black Lips will be heading out on tour. The band will be heading out on the trail in early May and will perform shows at venues in Philadelphia, New York, Boston, Montréal, Toronto, Detroit, St. Louis, Texas, Mexico City, New Orleans, Birmingham, San Francisco, Salt Lake City, Los Angeles and Eaglewood, CO’s own Gothic Theatre. Tickets for what is sure to be on this summer’s most exhilarating rock tours go on sale April 27.

Black Lips formed in 1999 as a gleefully rambunctious garage rock outfit. The group’s 2003 self-titled debut one critical acclaim for its throwback grittiness, ample attitude and sonic experimentation. Through relentless touring and the inclusion of blues, psychedelic, country and doo-wop influences to their signature sound, the band cultivated a devoted following. Still, despite their success, the Black Lips remain a gleefully rambunctious garage rock outfit.

Satan’s Graffiti or God’s Art is due out May 5 via Vice Records.

Black Lips’ upcoming North American tour dates.

May 2 – Chapel Hill, NC – Cat’s Cradle
May 3 – Philadelphia, PA – Union Transfer
May 5 – New York, NY – Webster Hall
May 6 – Washington, DC – Black Cat
May 8- Boston, MA – Brighton Music Hall
May 9 – Montreal, QC – Le National
May 10 – Toronto, ON – Horseshoe Tavern
May 11 – Toronto, ON – Horseshoe Tavern
May 12 – Detroit, MI – El Club
May 15 – St Louis, MO – Blueberry Hill
May 17– Dallas, TX – Trees
May 20 – Mexico City, MX – Festival Martin
May 22 – New Orleans, LA – One Eyed Jacks
May 23 – Birmingham, AL – Saturn
June 13 – San Francisco, CA – Great American Music Hall
June 15 – Salt Lake City, UT – Metro Music Hall Salt Lake City
June 16 – Englewood, CO – Gothic Theatre (Click here to get tickets)
June 17 – Albuquerque, NM – Sister Bar
June 18 – Phoenix, AZ – The Crescent Ballroom
June 28 – Santa Ana, CA, US – The Observatory
June 21 – Solana Beach, CA – Belly Up Tavern
June 23 – Los Angeles, CA, US – The Regent Theater
June 24 – Pioneertown, CA – Pappy & Harriet’s Pioneertown Palace