Acclaimed U.K. electronic duo Autechre will begin a North American tour on May 4 in New York, in support of its forthcoming Warp album "Confield." The album, the group's first release since last year'

Acclaimed U.K. electronic duo Autechre will begin a North American tour on May 4 in New York, in support of its forthcoming Warp album "Confield." The album, the group's first release since last year's "Peel Session 2," is due May 1 in North America and a day earlier internationally. Additional dates are expected to be added in the coming weeks.

As previously reported, a handful of dates intersect with Tortoise's North American tour, including a May 26 stop at the Detroit Electronic Music Festival. The two groups will also perform at the All Tomorrow's Parties festival, set for April 6-8 in Camber Sands, U.K. Autechre previously handled remix duties for Tortoise's "Ten-Day Interval" on a 12" single, released in 1998 by Thrill Jockey.

Here are Autechre's tour dates:
May 4-5: New York (Bowery Ballroom)
May 6: Princeton, N.J. (Princeton University)
May 8: Montreal (Club Soda)
May 10: Columbus, Ohio (Wexner Center)
May 11: Chicago (Cabaret Metro)
May 12: Minneapolis (Ascot Room)
May 15: Vancouver (Sonar)
May 16: Seattle (Showbox)
May 17: Portland, Ore. (B Complex)
May 19: Los Angeles (El Rey Theatre)
May 21: Austin, Texas (Mercury)
May 25: Washington, D.C. (9:30 Club)
May 26: Detroit (Detroit Electronic Music Festival)

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