Morrissey Lining Up Fall U.S. Tour
Morrissey has begun confirming dates for a fall North American tour, beginning Sept. 29 in Washington, D.C., and including two-night stands at Philadelphia's Tower Theatre and New York's Radio City MuMorrissey has begun confirming dates for a fall North American tour, beginning Sept. 29 in Washington, D.C., and including two-night stands at Philadelphia's Tower Theatre and New York's Radio City Music Hall. These are Morrissey's first run of dates here since the cancellation of Lollapalooza, which he was to headline.
The artist will also make a previously announced appearance Sept. 18 at Los Angeles radio station KROQ's Inland Invasion 4 in Devore, Calif. The following day, he will drop in on Alice Radio's Now & Zen concert in San Francisco's Golden Gate Park, also featuring Dashboard Confessional and the reunited Tears For Fears.
Morrissey begins a 10-date U.K. swing Aug. 28-29 at the Carling Weekend festival. The former Smiths frontman is touring in support of his latest Attack/Sanctuary album, "You are the Quarry," which debuted in late May at No. 11 on The Billboard 200 and has sold more than 159,000 copies in the United States, according to Nielsen SoundScan.
Here are Morrissey's tour dates:
Aug. 28-29: Reading, England (Carling Weekend Festival)
Aug. 31: Edinburgh (Corn Exchange)
Sept. 2: Paisley, England (Town Hall)
Sept. 3: Perth, England (City Hall)
Sept. 4: Blackpool, England (Empress Ballroom)
Sept. 6: Bridlington, England (Bridlington Spa)
Sept. 7: Newcastle, England (City Hall)
Sept. 9: Liverpool, England (Royal Court)
Sept. 10: Preston, England (Guildhall)
Sept. 18: Devore, Calif. (KROQ Inland Invasion 4)
Sept. 19: San Francisco (Golden Gate Park / Now & Zen Festival)
Sept. 29: Washington, D.C. (DAR Constitution Hall)
Oct. 1-2: Philadelphia (Tower Theater)
Oct. 9-10: New York (Radio City Music Hall)
Oct. 15: Chicago (Aragon Ballroom)