Beta Band Soldiers On With North American Tour

U.K. rock act the Beta Band is bucking the trend of international tour cancellations by going ahead with its extensive North American schedule, due to begin Monday (Oct. 15) in Atlanta. The itinerary

U.K. rock act the Beta Band is bucking the trend of international tour cancellations by going ahead with its extensive North American schedule, due to begin Monday (Oct. 15) in Atlanta. The itinerary follows the group's North American support dates this summer as specially selected guests of Radiohead. A European tour wraps tonight (Oct. 12) in Sheffield, England.

The Beta Band's latest Astralwerks set, "Hot Shots II," debuted in the top-15 of Billboard's Heatseekers and Top Independent Albums charts in August. It had sold 33,000 copies in the U.S. to date, according to SoundScan. On Monday, the group releases its latest U.K. single, "Human Being." First single "Broke"/"Won" peaked at No. 30 on the U.K. singles chart in July.

Here are the Beta Band's tour dates:

Oct. 12: Sheffield, England (Foundry)
Oct. 15: Atlanta (Variety Playhouse)
Oct. 18: New York (Supper Club)
Oct. 19: Philadelphia (TLA)
Oct. 20: Boston (Paradise)
Oct. 22: Montreal (Club Soda)
Oct. 23: Toronto (Opera House)
Oct. 24: Detroit (St. Andrews Hall)
Oct. 25: Chicago (Metro)
Oct. 26: Minneapolis (Fine Line)
Oct. 27: Lawrence, Kan. (Granada)
Oct. 29: Denver (Fox Theatre)
Nov. 1: Portland, Ore. (B Complex)
Nov. 2: Seattle (Showbox)
Nov. 3: Vancouver (Commodore Ballroom)
Nov. 5: San Francisco (Fillmore)
Nov. 6: Los Angeles (Mayan Theatre)
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