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Band of Horses are returning to the stage in 2010 with a busy touring schedule and a new album called Infinite Arms, due out on May 18 on Fat Possum/Brown Records. They’ve just released the cover art, too. Check it out:

The band’s tour takes them on a nice jaunt throughout North America and Europe, with a number of key U.S. festival stops like Beale Street Music Festival, Jazz Fest, and Sasquatch.

Band of Horses 2010 Tour Dates:

3-15 Boulder, CO – Fox Theater
3-16 Denver, CO – Ogden Theatre
3-18 Austin, TX – Stubbs BBQ
3-19 Austin, TX – Central Presbyterian Church
4-08 Paris, France – La Fleche D’or
4-09 Brussels, Belgium – Orangerie
4-10 Rotterdam, Netherlands – Motel Mozaique
4-12 London, England – Koko
4-14 Cologne, Germany – Kulturkirche
4-16 Oslo, Norway – Rockefeller
4-17 Gothenburg, Sweden – Tradgarn
4-18 Copenhagen, Denmark – Vega
4-23 Raleigh, NC – Walnut Creek Amphitheater opening for Widespread Panic
4-24 Raleigh, NC – Walnut Creek Amphitheater opening for Widespread Panic
4-27 Gainesville, FL – University of Florida’s Rion Ballroom
4-28 Miami, FL – The Fillmore with Josh Roberts and the Hinges
4-29 Orlando, FL – House of Blues with Josh Roberts and the Hinges
5-01 New Orleans, LA – Jazz Fest
5-02 Memphis, TN – Beale Street Music Festival
5-30 Bend, OR – Les Schwab Amphitheater with She & Him
5-31 George, WA – Sasquatch
6-05 Bangor, Ireland – Ward Park with Snow Patrol
6-09 London, England – Roundhouse
6-12 Glasgow, Scotland – Bellahouston Park opening for Snow Patrol
6-19 Toronto, Ontario – Olympic Island with Pavement, Broken Social Scene, Beach House and Timbre Timbre
9-25 Los Angeles, CA – Greek Theatre

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