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Arcade Fire Announces First U.S. Headline Dates in 3 Years

June 3, 2010

 Arcade Fire has announced its first U.S. headline dates since 2007's Neon Bible tour. Pre-Sales are now live at for the dates, which are as follows:

August 1 - Boston - Bank of America Pavilion
August 2 - Philadelphia - Mann Center for the Performing Arts
August 4 - New York - Madison Square Garden
August 6 - Columbia MD - Merriweather Post Pavilion
August 9 - Nashville - Ryman Auditorium
August 11 - Atlanta - Verizon Wireless Amphitheater at Encore Park

Spoon is confirmed as special guest on the New York, Philadelphia, DC and Atlanta dates, which bookend the Arcade Fire's  previously announced August 8 Lollapalooza appearance and the release of the band's third full-length studio album, The Suburbs, out August 3rd on Merge.
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Arcade Fire also announced that the band will play two very special intimate shows at Sherbrooke ONT's Theater Granada on June 7 and 8. For a complete listing of upcoming Arcade Fire gigs, see below. Further dates will be announced as they are confirmed.

Arcade Fire will donate $1 from every ticket sold to Partners In Health, an organization helping impoverished communities around the world combat disease and poverty. Please visit for more information.

LIVE 2010

7-June  Sherbrooke ONT - Theater Granada
8-June  Sherbrooke ONT - Theater Granada
30-June Rattvik, Sweden - Dalhalla
2-July  Tromoy, Norway - Hove Festival
4-July  Werchter, Belgium - Rock Werchter
9-July  County Kildare, Ireland - Oxegen Festival
12-July Quebec, Canada - Quebec City Summer Festival
13-July Ottawa, Canada - Ottawa Bluesfest
31-July    Montreal - Osheaga
1-Aug    Boston - Bank of America Pavillion
2-Aug    Philadelphia - Mann Centre for the Performing arts  
4-Aug    New York - Madison Square Garden
6-Aug    Washington DC - Merriweather Post Pavilion
8-Aug    Chicago - Lollapalooza
9-Aug    Nashville - Ryman Auditorium
11-Aug    Atlanta - Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre
14-Aug    Toronto - Olympic Island
27-Aug  Leeds, UK - Leeds Festival
27-Aug  Reading, UK - Reading Festival
29-Aug  Saint Cloud, France - Rock En Seine
2-Sept   Bologna, Italy - I-Day Festival

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