British indie rock band, The Kooks, are bringing their live show to the U.S. for a series of gigs to take place in February & March. The Kooks are also set to tour in support of Foster the People come June. [jump to The Kooks Tour Dates]

The winter dates will see them visit cities such as Las Vegas, San Diego, Indianapolis, Pittsburgh, New York and Providence. The band will be touring in support of their latest album “Junk of the Heart” which was released this past September.

The Kooks Tickets 2012

Tuesday 6:30 PM Las Vegas, NV
Wednesday 7:00 PM San Diego, CA
Thursday 8:00 PM Pomona, CA
Friday 1:00 PM Avon, CO
Monday 7:30 PM Indianapolis, IN
Tuesday 8:00 PM Millvale, PA
Wednesday 7:00 PM New York, NY

The Kooks Music Videos

The Kooks – Junk of the Heart (Happy) Music Video

The Kooks – Is It Me Music Video

The Kooks are also scheduled to play two shows this summer in New York City as part of the Central Park Summerstage series on May 29 and May 30 at the Rumsey Playfield.

The Foster the People support gigs will visit Columbus, Ohio; Grand Prairie, Texas; Austin, Texas; Alpharetta, Georgia; and Columbia, Maryland.

The Kooks 2012 U.S. Tour Dates

Date City Venue
2/28/12 Las Vegas, NV House of Blues
2/29/12 San Diego, CA House of Blues
3/01/12 Pomona, CA Fox Theater Pomona
3/03/12 Avon, CO Nottingham Park – Snowball Music Festival
3/05/12 Indianapolis, IN The Vogue
3/06/12 Pittsburgh, PA Mr. Small’s Theatre
3/07/12 New York, NY Terminal 5
3/09/12 New Haven, CT Toad’s Place
3/10/12 Providence, RI Lupo’s Heartbreak Hotel
5/29/12 New York, NY Rumsey Playfield – Central Park
5/30/12 New York, NY Rumsey Playfield – Central Park
6/01/12 Columbus, OH Lifestyle Communities Pavilion
6/04/12 Grand Prairie, TX Verizon Theatre at Grand Prairie
6/05/12 Austin, TX The Backyard
6/07/12 Alpharetta, GA Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre at Encore Park
6/10/12 Columbia, MD Merriweather Post Pavilion

Tickets went on sale this past Friday. You can also check out SeatGeek for the best deals on tickets in the secondary market.

The Kooks Artist History

Hometown: Brighton, England
Origin: 2002
Genres: Indie rock, Britpop, indie pop
Albums: 3
Similar Artists: Arctic Monkeys, The Libertines, The Fratellis

Image courtesy of Flickr user Little Phoenix

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