Foster The People Announce 2012 North American Tour

To celebrate their inclusion on Idolator’s 2011′s Best Albums and Top 10 Pop Non-Singles Of The Year lists, melodic noisemakers Foster The People have announced their 2012 tour! Well, okay — they might also be pretty jacked about the fact that Torches has sold a million copies worldwide, “Pumped Up Kicks” was certified triple-Platinum and they received two Grammy nominations. (You know, it’s the little things…) Catch the “Don’t Stop” trio’s upcoming tour dates below.

5/29 New York, NY Rumsey Playfield *

5/30 New York, NY Rumsey Playfield *

6/1 Columbus, OH The LC Pavilion *

6/4 Grand Prairie, TX Verizon Theatre *

6/5 Austin, TX The Backyard *

6/7 Alpharetta, GA Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre *

6/10 Columbia, MD Merriweather Post Pavilion *

6/12 Montreal, QC Lachine Canal #

6/14 Philadelphia, PA Mann Center for the Performing Arts #

6/15 Boston, MA Bank Of America Pavilion #

6/16 Detroit, MI The Fillmore Detroit #

6/19 Toronto, ON Downsview Park #

6/20 Chicago, IL Congress Theater #

6/22 Minneapolis, MN US Bank Theater #

6/25 Burnaby, BC Deer Lake Park &

6/26 Seattle, WA WaMu Theatre &

6/27 Portland, OR Edgefield &

6/29 Berkeley, CA Greek Theatre &

6/30 Los Angeles, CA Gibson Amphitheatre &

7/3 Morrison, CO Red Rocks Amphitheatre &

7/5 Salt Lake City, UT The Great Salttair &

7/6 Phoenix, AZ Comerica Theatre &

7/7 Las Vegas, NV The Cosmopolitan &

Opening acts:
* (w/The Kooks)
# (w/Tokyo Police Club)
& (w/Mayer Hawthorne & The County)

Torches is out now on Columbia. Purchase it at eMusic.

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