The Dandy Warhols Announce European Tour

American stoner-rockers The Dandy Warhols have announced details of their forthcoming European tour in April through their official website.

In support of the group’s ninth studio album, This Machine, The Dandies will begin in Bergen, Norway on Saturday 14th April.

A statement from the band said:

“The first round of touring in support of The Dandy Warhols’ 8th or 9th or 10th album, This Machine, will commence Friday the 13th (oh boy) of April in…oh, we are…will commence Saturday the 14th of April (whew) at Ole Bull in BERGEN, Norway, followed by the 15th in OSLO at Rockefeller Music Hall. Then, we take one of those dragon-head boats, blasting Led Zeppelin III, through the Whatever-it-is Sea to DUBLIN (Vicar Street) on 18th of April, followed by a jump to GLASGOW (Garage) on the 19th, MANCHESTER (Academy) on the 20th, and LONDON (HMV Forum) on 21st April. Then with the help of a wizard, we fly to ZURICH (Abart Music Hall) on 23rd April, take a cab to AMSTERDAM (Melkweg Max) the 25th, skip over to DUSSELDORF (Zakk) on the 26th, the backtrack to BRUSSELS (Ancienne Belgique) on the 27th, stumble to PARIS (Olympia) the 29th, and finally surge into LUXEMBOURG (Den Atelier) on Monday, 30th April.”

Tickets for the U.K. shows were made available this morning (Friday 10th February). The dates being:

Apr 19th – Glasgow, Garage
Apr 20th – Manchester, Academy 2
Apr 21st  – London, HMV Forum

Watch a video of Courtney Taylor-Taylor and Brent DeBoer of The Dandy Warhols performing an acoustic version of ‘Not If You Were the Last Junkie on Earth’, below: