The Faint Brave Wartime Travel Conditions, Embark On Euro/UK Tour





While other acts are making a bee line for US soil, Omaha, Nebraska's new wave revival superstars The Faint are headed overseas to take their ¸ber-cool dance rock to the to European continent. The tour kicks of this evening in Portsmouth, UK, and will run through France and the Netherlands in the next week before returning to the UK for another eight scheduled dates. The Faint will then head back to the US for a 24-date domestic tour that will start (April 11) and end (May 18) with hometown shows in Omaha. According to Pitchfork, the band have also recently contributed a new song, "Take Me To The Hospital," to the forthcoming Saddle Creek compilation album entitled Saddle Creek 50. Look for that release on April 8.


The Faint US tour dates:

04.11.03 - Omaha, NE (Sokol Auditorium, w/ Les Savy Fav and Schneider TM)

04.12.03 - Denver, CO (Ogden Theatre, w/ Les Savy Fav and Schneider TM)

04.15.03 - Seattle, WA (Showbox, w/ Les Savy Fav and Schneider TM)

04.16.03 - Portland, OR (Crystal Ballroom, w/ Les Savy Fav and Schneider TM)

04.18.03 - San Francisco, CA (Fillmore, w/ Les Savy Fav and Schneider TM)

04.19.03 - Pomona, CA (TBA, w/ Les Savy Fav and Schneider TM)

04.20.03 - Los Angeles, CA (Henry Fonda Theatre, w/ Les Savy Fav and Schneider TM)

04.21.03 - Los Angeles, CA (Henry Fonda Theatre, w/ Les Savy Fav and Schneider TM)

04.22.03 - San Diego, CA (The Scene, w/ Les Savy Fav and Schneider TM)

04.25.03 - Dallas, TX (Trees Lounge, w/ Les Savy Fav and Schneider TM)

04.26.03 - Houston, TX (Numbers, w/ Les Savy Fav and Schneider TM)

04.27.03 - Austin, TX (La Zona Rosa, w/ Les Savy Fav and Schneider TM)

05.06.03 - Atlanta, GA (Variety Playhouse, w/ Les Savy Fav and Schneider TM)

05.07.03 - Carrboro, NC (Cats Cradle, w/ Les Savy Fav and Schneider TM)

05.08.03 - Washington, DC (9:30 Club, w/ Les Savy Fav and Schneider TM)

05.09.03 - Philadelphia, PA (TBA, w/ Les Savy Fav and Schneider TM)

05.10.03 - New York, NY (Irving Plaza, w/ Les Savy Fav and Schneider TM)

05.11.03 - Boston, MA (The Roxy, w/ Les Savy Fav and Schneider TM)

05.12.03 - New York, NY (Irving Plaza, w/ Les Savy Fav and Schneider TM)

05.14.03 - Cleveland, OH (Agora Ballroom, w/ Enon and Schneider TM)

05.15.03 - Detroit, MI (TBA, w/ Enon and Schneider TM)

05.16.03 - Chicago, IL (The Metro, w/ Enon and Schneider TM)

05.17.03 - Minneapolis, MN (TBA, w/ Enon and Schneider TM)

05.18.03 - Omaha, NE (TBA, w/ Enon and Schneider TM)



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The Faint Brave Wartime Travel Conditions, Embark On Euro/UK Tour