The National and Yo La Tengo will team up to tour together this fall. The highly-anticipated tour will mark the first time the bands have come together and will hit cities likes Maryland, Philadelphia, and Boston, and Baltimore. The tour will stay in the Tri-state area with Wye Oak as the opening act.
The National just recently released two new songs, “Exile Vivify” from the game Portal 2 and “Think You Can Wait” from the 2011 Sundance Film selected movie, “Win Win”. Yo La Tengo will be making their rounds on the festival circuit this summer, hit shows like the Meltdown Festival in London and Green Music Festival in Chicago. Dates for the tour are listed below.
The National and Yo La Tengo Tour:
September 6 – Columbia, MD – Merriweather Post Pavilion
September 7/8 – Philadelphia, PA – Academy of Music
September 9 – Boston, MA – Bank of America Pavilion