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Violent Femmes Happy New Year EP Out Tomorrow on Record Store Day!

Legendary Trio Releases First New Collection in 15 Years!

North American Tour Begins June!

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Alternative Rock Legends Violent Femmes will release their eagerly awaited new EP, HAPPY NEW YEAR, tomorrow April 18th, exclusively on 180 gram champagne clear vinyl for Record Store Day.  This first new release in 15 years was recorded this past New Year’s Eve Hobart, Tasmania after Violent Femmes performed a sold out concert at the world famous  Sydney Opera House.

The trio are also going out on a major North American tour as Special Guests on Barenaked Ladies’Last Summer On Earth 2015.”

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Violent Femmes/Barenaked Ladies Tour Dates:
June 5 –  Columbus, OH @ LC Amphitheatre
June 6 – Cleveland, OH @ Jacob’s Pavilion
June 7 –  Toledo, OH @ Zoo Amphitheatre
June 8 –  Cedar Rapids, IA McGrath Amphitheatre
June 10 – Denver, CO @ Red Rocks
June 12 – Welch, MN @ Treasure Island Resort & Casino Island Events Center
June 13 –  Milwaukee, WI @ BMO Harris Pavilion
June 14  – Sun Council Bluffs, IA @ Harrah’s Council Bluffs
June 16 – Chicago, IL @ First Merritt Pavilion
June 17 – Indianapolis, IN @ Farm Bureau Insurance Lawn at White River State Park
June 19 – Cincinnati, OH @ PNC Pavilion
June 20 – Detroit, MI @ DTE Energy Music Theatre
June 21 – Salamanca, NY @ Seneca Allegany Resort & Casino
June 23 – Pittsburgh, PA @ Stage AE
June 26 – Fri Portland, ME @ Maine State Pier
June 27 – Uncasville, CT @ Mohegan Sun Arena
June 28 – Sun Philadelphia, PA @ Mann Music Center
June 29 – Boston, MA @ Blue Hills Bank Pavilion
July 1 – New York, NY @ JBL Live at Pier 97
July 2 – West Windsor, NJ @ Mercer County Park Festival Fairgrounds
July 3 – Solomon’s, MD @ PNC Waterside Pavilion @ Calvert Marine Museum
July 4 – Raleigh, NC @ The Red Hat Amphitheatre
July 8 – Charlotte, NC @ Time Warner Cable Uptown Ampitheatre
July 10 – Boca Raton, FL @ Sunset Cove Amphitheatre
July 11 – St. Augustine, FL @ St Augustine Amphitheatre
July 12 – Atlanta, GA @ Verizon Theatre
July 13 – Nashville, TN @ The Woods at Fontanel
July 15 – Dallas, TX @ Verizon Theatre at Grand Prairie
July 18 – Las Vegas, NV @ Boulevard Pool at Cosmopolitan
July 19 – San Diego, CA @ OAT
July 21 – Los Angeles, CA @ Greek Theatre
July 22  – Saratoga, CA @ Mountain Winery
July 24 – Boise, ID @ Idaho Botanical Garden
July 25 – Portland, OR @ McMenamin’s Edgefield Amphitheater
July 26 – Seattle, WA @ Marymoor Park

Additional tour and ticket information HERE

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