The Shins Plot Summer Tour, Shin Guards Busy with World Cup

Albuquerque, NM-based indie pop rockers, The Shins, will embark on a 20-date club tour on July 12 in Denton, TX, in support of their Sub Pop debut Oh, Inverted World. Along the way, the band will be joined by labelmates, the Beachwood Sparks, and up-and-coming rock ëní roll high jumpers, Track Star. The Shins will warm up for their extended summer adventure with a show tonight (06.14.02) at Showbox in Seattle with Mercury Rev.

Kick It with the The Shins:

07.12.02 - Denton, TX (Rubber Gloves, w/ Beachwood Sparks)

07.13.02 - Austin, TX (Stubbs BBQ, w/ Beachwood Sparks)

07.15.02 - Nashville, TN (Slow Bar, w/ Beachwood Sparks)

07.16.02 - Athens, GA (Tasty World, w/ Beachwood Sparks)

07.17.02 - Atlanta, GA (Echo Lounge, w/ Beachwood Sparks)

07.18.02 - Raleigh, NC (Kings, w/ Beachwood Sparks)

07.19.02 - Philadelphia, PA (Trocadero, w/ Beachwood Sparks)

07.20.02 - Coney Island, NY (Siren Festival (w/Sleater-Kinney, Les Savy Fav)

07.22.02 - Hoboken, NJ (Maxwell's, w/ Beachwood Sparks)

07.23.02 - Cambridge, MA (TT The Bear's, w/ Beachwood Sparks)

07.24.02 - Northampton, MA (Pearl Street, w/ Beachwood Sparks)

07.26.02 - Toronto, ONT (The Rivoli, w/ Beachwood Sparks)

07.27.02 - Detroit, MI (Magic Stick, w/ Beachwood Sparks)

07.28.02 - Cleveland Heights, OH (Grog Shop, w/ Track Star)

07.30.02 - Newport, KY (Southgate House, w/ Track Star)

07.31.02 - Champaign, IL (High Dive, w/ Track Star)

08.01.02 - Minneapolis, MN (400 Bar, w/ Track Star)

08.02.02 - Chicago, IL (Schubas: Summer on Southport series)

08.03.02 - St. Louis, MO (The Galaxy, w/ Track Star)

08.04.02 - Lawrence, KS (Bottleneck, w/ Track Star)

The Shins Plot Summer Tour, Shin Guards Busy with World Cup