UPDATE 10/24/2012

After a successful run earlier in the year, Andrew Bird has laid plans to exit 2012 with a bang (or rather, a euphoniously plucked string). The multi-instrumentalist will visit a host of new international venues this fall and winter. His latest dates are below, as well as brand-new ticket links!

Andrew Bird Tickets 2012

Seattle, WA
Missoula, MT
Papillion, NE
Madison, WI
Chicago, IL
Raleigh, NC
Louisville, KY
Athens, GA
Asheville, NC
Covington, KY
Indianapolis, IN
Shakopee, MN
Dallas, TX
Houston, TX
New Orleans, LA
Birmingham, AL
Richmond, VA
Baltimore, MD
Pittsburgh, PA
South Burlington, VT
Ithaca, NY
Portland, ME
New Haven, CT
Providence, RI
Teatro Nuevo Apolo Madrid, Spain
New York, NY

New Andrew Bird Tour Dates

Date City Country/City Venue
11/6/2012  Paris France Les Inrocks

11/8/2012  London England Roundhouse

11/10/2012  Lisbon Portugal Aula Magna

11/11/2012  Cartagena Spain Cartagena Jazz Festival

11/12/2012  Barcelona Spain Sala Apolo

11/14/2012  Milan Italy Magazzini Generali

11/16/2012  Enschede Netherlands Crossing Border Festival – Wilmink Theatre
11/17/2012 The Hague Netherlands Crossing Border Festival – The Royal
11/19/2012  Copenhagen Denmark Amager Bio
12/10/2012 New York N.Y. Riverside Church
12/11/2012 New YorK N.Y. Riverside Church
12/17/2012  Minneapolis Minn. State Theater 

12/19/2012 Chicago Ill. Fourth Presbyterian Church 

12/20/2012 Chicago Ill. Fourth Presbyterian Church 

12/21/2012 Chicago Ill. Fourth Presbyterian Church 

Original Post

The artist that makes me wish I didn’t quit the Suzuki method will be gracing the United States. Andrew Bird has blown up the emails and Twitter accounts of fans by surprising everyone with not only a new tour but also an immediate pre-sale for the just announced tour. Check the dates below to see if he’s coming to your town in 2012.

Andrew Bird 2012 Tour Dates – Break It Yourself

Date Location Venue
Jan 12 Honolulu, HI Hawaii Theatre
Mar 5 London, UK Barbican Centre
Mar 6 Paris, FR La Cigale
Mar 8 Brussels, BE Cirque Royal
Mar 9 Amsterdam, NL Paradiso
Mar 15 Dallas, TX Majestic Theatre *
Mar 16 New Orleans, LA The Howlin’ Wolf *
Mar 17 Atlanta, GA Tabernacle *
Mar 19 Nashville, TN Ryman Auditorium *
Mar 20 Columbus, OH Southern Theatre *
Mar 22 St. Louis, MO The Pageant *
Mar 23 Kansas City, MO The Uptown Theater *
Mar 24 Milwaukee, WI Riverside Theater*
Apr 9 Seattle, WA Paramount Theatre #
Apr 10 Vancouver, BC The Vogue #
Apr 11 Portland, OR Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall #
Apr 13 Oakland, CA Fox Theater #
Apr 18 Mesa, AZ Ikeda Theater at Mesa Arts Center #
Apr 19 Santa Fe, NM Lensic Performing Arts Center #
Apr 20 Tucson, AZ Rialto Theater #
May 3 Philadelphia, PA Union Transfer ^
May 4 New York, NY Beacon Theatre ^
May 5 New York, NY Beacon Theatre %
May 6 Boston, MA House of Blues ^
May 8 Washington, DC 9:30 Club ^
May 9 Baltimore, MD Ramshead Live ^
May 10 Detroit, MI The Fillmore Detroit +
May 12 Chicago, IL Auditorium Theatre +
June 6 London, UK Field Day 2012

Openers for Andrew Bird 2012 Tour Dates

* Eugene Mirman
# Laura Marling
^ Patrick Watson
% Tift Merritt
+ Mucca Pazza

And for any of his shows, use SeatGeek to score solid deals on primo seats on Andrew Bird’s 2012 Tour.

Friday 8:00 PM New York, NY tickets from $112
Saturday 8:00 PM New York, NY tickets from $103
Wednesday 8:00 PM Portland, OR tickets from $112
Thursday 7:00 PM Detroit, MI tickets from $110
Friday 8:00 PM Oakland, CA tickets from $104
Monday 7:30 PM Nashville, TN tickets from $112
Saturday 8:00 PM Chicago, IL tickets from $200
Thursday 3:30 AM Dallas, TX tickets from $119
Tuesday 8:00 PM Columbus, OH tickets from $136
Wednesday 3:30 AM Mesa, AZ tickets from $299
Saturday 12:00 AM Atlanta, GA tickets from $112
Sunday 7:00 PM Boston, MA tickets from $80
Wednesday 3:30 AM Baltimore, MD tickets from $118
Saturday 7:00 PM Milwaukee, WI tickets from $342
Thursday 3:30 AM Santa Fe, NM tickets from $337
Thursday 8:00 PM Saint Louis, MO tickets from $112
Monday 8:00 PM Seattle, WA tickets from $119
Friday 8:00 PM Kansas City, MO tickets from $106
Friday 3:30 AM New Orleans, LA tickets from $449
Tuesday 3:30 AM Washington, DC tickets from $137

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