Phoenix to Headline Sweetlife Festival, Announce More Tour Dates

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French indie rockers to headline Maryland festival along with Kendrick Lamar, Passion Pit, and others

Phoenix have announced a first wave a concert dates to support their upcoming album, "Bankrupt!"

The French indie rockers will be making a stop at the Sweetlife Festival, a "music and food festival" planned for May 11 at Columbia, MD's Merriweather Post Pavilion. Also on the bill are acts like Kendrick Lamar, Passion Pit, Solange, and the Yeah Yeah Yeahs.

Leading up to Sweetlife, Phoenix will play their first North American tour dates since wrapping promotion for 2009's "Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix." The tour starts March 28 at Vancouver's QE Theatre and includes a stop at the two-weekend Coachella.

"Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix" won the 2010 Grammy for Best Alternative Music Album, and featured the hit singles "1901" and "Lisztomania."

Phoenix's upcoming tour dates:

March 28: Vancouver, BC (QE Theatre)
March 29: Seattle, WA (Paramount Theatre)
March 30: Portland, OR (Crystal Ballroom)
April 2: Davis, CA (Freeborn Hall)
April 8: Phoenix, AZ (Marquee Theater)
April 9: Tuscon, AZ (AVA Amphitheater)
April 10: Las Vegas, NV The (Cosmopolitan Pool)
April 13: Indio, CA (Coachella)
April 20: Indio, CA (Coachella)
May 11: Columbia, MD (Sweetlife Festival)