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

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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