Pixies, circa 2009

U.S. concerts on the Pixies’ ongoing Doolittle 20th anniversary tour will be opened by  New Order spinoff Bad Lieutenant and a series of indie luminaries, including garage-rocker Jay Reatard, noise act No Age and TV on the Radio side project Rain Machine.

The Pixies’ publicity team this morning unveiled the November trek’s openers, with Bernard Sumner’s Bad Lieutenant taking the support slot on two high-profile gigs: the first of four New York concerts, and a just-added Chicago date, the first of three concerts now scheduled there.

With the Pixies playing multiple nights in most cities they’re visiting, no two shows in a given city feature the same opener. Other acts tapped for opening duties include Brooklyn indie rockers Black Gold and, for just the final date of the tour, Danish alt-rock band Mew. And one final slot, the second Denver date, remains unfilled.

See full Pixies U.S.  tour dates and opening bands after the jump…

Nov. 4: The Palladium, Los Angeles, CA — No Age
Nov. 5: The Palladium, Los Angeles, CA — Black Gold
Nov. 6: The Palladium, Los Angeles, CA — Rain Machine
Nov. 8: Fox Theater, Oakland, CA — Rain Machine
Nov. 9: Fox Theater, Oakland, CA — No Age
Nov. 10: Fox Theater, Oakland, CA — Black Gold
Nov. 12: Paramount Theatre, Seattle, WA — Rain Machine
Nov. 13: Paramount Theatre, Seattle, WA — No Age
Nov. 14: Hult Center, Eugene, OR — Rain Machine
Nov. 16: The Fillmore, Denver, CO — No Age
Nov. 17: The Fillmore, Denver, CO — TBA
Nov. 19: Aragon Ballroom, Chicago, IL — Bad Lieutenant
Nov. 20: Aragon Ballroom, Chicago, IL — No Age
Nov. 21: Aragon Ballroom, Chicago, IL — Jay Reatard
Nov. 23: Hammerstein Ballroom, New York, NY — Bad Lieutenant
Nov. 24: Hammerstein Ballroom, New York, NY — Jay Reatard
Nov. 25: Hammerstein Ballroom, New York, NY — Rain Machine
Nov. 26: Hammerstein Ballroom, New York, NY — 1 a.m. show; no opener
Nov. 27: Wang Center, Boston, MA — Jay Reatard
Nov. 28: Wang Center, Boston, MA — Rain Machine
Nov. 30: Constitution Hall, Washington, D.C. — Jay Reatard
Dec. 1: Constitution Hall, Washington, D.C. — Mew

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