The Black Keys have announced that they will be adding another Madison Square Garden date to their spring tour featuring the Arctic Monkeys, after the March 12 date reportedly sold out in 15 minutes, according to Paste. The bands will be playing a second night at the famed MSG on March 22.
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“We Sold out MSG in 15 minutes,” Black Keys’ drummer Patrick Carney tweeted on the morning the MSG tickets went on sale. “I feel like a Jonas brother.”
The Black Keys, composed of guitarist Dan Auerbach and drummer Patrick Carney, are touring in support of El Camino (Nonesuch) which was released three days prior to the December 9 sell-out of the first MSG date. The band also recently performed on the Colbert Report to promote their new album.
The sold out March 12 MSG show also correlates 10 years to the month to the date of their first show, according to the New York Times.
Check out El Camino’s first single, “Lonely Boy below: