As their single, "I Predict A Riot", continues to blow up at radio, the Kaiser Chiefs have announced a slew of new Stateside tour dates. Coming in support of their debut full length, Employment, the ten-date tour kicks off at the Theatre Of Living Arts in Philadelphia on May 24 and wraps up on July 25 at the Fillmore in San Francisco. The band will be stopping exclusively in major markets along the way, including two layovers in Chicago - the first on May 31 at the Park West and the second on July 23 as part of this year's Lollapalooza Festival.
In addition, The Kaiser Chiefs have been hand-picked by U2 to open an handful of dates on the band's summer European stadium tour. But for now, you can peep their domestic tour plans in detail below.
05.24.05 - Philadelphia, PA (Theatre of Living Arts)
05.25.05 - Asbury Park, NJ (The Stone Pony)
05.31.05 - Chicago, IL (Park West)
06.01.05 - Minneapolis, MN (First Avenue)
06.11.05 - Los Angeles, CA (Avalon)
06.12.05 - San Diego, CA (House of Blues)
07.20.05 - Washington, DC (9.30Club)
07.21.05 - New York, NY (Webster Hall)
07.23.05 - Chicago, IL (Grant Park / Lollapalooza)
07.25.05 - San Francisco, CA (Fillmore)