photo by Giò-S.p.o.t.s.

Our favorite Chicago rockers, Wilco, are heading out on a nice little tour of the West in May, after they return from their shows ‘Down Under.’ We’re not only hoping they fill out the month of April with some dates east of the Mississippi, but we’re hoping that the recent rumor of them headlining Lollapalooza actually comes true.

Wilco – 2008 Tour Dates:

03/18 – Enmore Theatre Newtown, AU
03/19 – Tivoli Theater Brisbane, AU
03/20 – East Coast Blues & Roots Music Fest Byron Bay, AU
03/23 – Front Room Wellington, NZ
03/26 – The Palace Melbourne, AU
03/27 – The Palace Melbourne, AU
04/30 – Mayo Civic Center Rochester, MN
05/01 – Fargodome Fargo, ND
05/02 – Burton Cummings Theater Winnipeg, MB
05/04 – Emerson Theater Bozeman, MT
05/05 – Adams Center Missoula, MT
05/07 – Avalon Theatre Grand Junction, CO
05/08 – Pike’s Peak Center Colorado Springs, CO
05/09 – Popejoy Hall UNM Albuquerque, NM
05/11 – Stubb’s BBQ Austin, TX
05/12 – Stubb’s BBQ Austin, TX
05/15 – The Pageant St. Louis, MO
05/16 – The Pageant St. Louis, MO
08/07 – North Charleston Performing Arts Center Charleston, SC

Pre-sales start Wednesday, March 19th.

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