Reunions, Tour Dates — July 15, 2010 at 6:17 am

The Vaselines set 22-date fall North American tour in support of ‘Sex With An X’

The Vaselines, circa 2010

Reunited Scottish indie-pop outfit The Vaselines today unveiled a 22-date North American tour set for October that includes a trio of dates in Mexico with fellow Scots Belle and Sebastian as well as a smattering of shows with Teenage Fanclub, Superchunk and the Dum Dum Girls.

Having reunited in 2008 after nearly 20 years apart, the band — featuring founders Eugene Kelly and Frances McKee — will release its second album, Sex With An X, on Sept. 13 in the U.K. and Sept. 14 in North America (listen to first single “I Hate the ’80s” below), before embarking on a short, previously announced U.K. tour.

The Vaselines open their North American tour with an Oct. 2 concert with Teenage Fanclub in Washington, D.C., and spend most of the month on the road, wrapping up on Halloween in Quebec. In between, there’ll be three gigs in Mexico with Belle and Sebastian, plus a Los Angeles date with Superchunk (see full tour dates below).

See the Vaselines’ tour dates and hear ‘I Hate the ’80s’ after the jump…

The Vaselines tour dates:

Sept. 15: Bongo Room, Edinburgh, UK
Sept. 16: Other Room, Newcastle, UK
Sept. 17: Brudenell Social Club, Leeds, UK
Sept. 18: Static Gallery, Liverpool, UK
Sept. 19: Millenium Music Hall, Cardiff, UK
Sept. 20: Rescue Rooms, Nottingham, UK
Sept. 21: Thekla, Bristol, UK
Sept. 22: The Scala, London, UK
Sept. 24: Oran Mor, Glasgow, UK

Oct. 2: 9:30 Club, Washington, D.C. (with Teenage Fanclub)
Oct. 3: First Unitarian Church, Philadelphia, PA
Oct. 5: Paradise Rock Club, Boston, MA
Oct. 6: Webster Hall, New York, NY
Oct. 7: Vive Cuervo, Mexico City, Mexico (with Belle and Sebastian)
Oct. 8: Vive Cuervo, Mexico City, Mexico (with Belle and Sebastian)
Oct. 9: Teatro Estudio Cavaret, Guadalajara, Mexico (with Belle and Sebastian)
Oct. 11: Cat’s Cradle, Carrboro, NC
Oct. 12: The Earl, Atlanta, GA
Oct. 13: One Eyed Jacks, New Orleans, LA
Oct. 14: Warehouse Live, Houston, TX
Oct. 15: The Loft, Dallas, TX
Oct. 16: Emo’s, Austin, TX
Oct. 19: Henry Fonda Theatre, Los Angeles, CA (with Superchunk and Telekinesis)
Oct. 20: Great American Music Hall, San Francisco, CA (with Dum Dum Girls)
Oct. 23: Biltmore Cabaret, Vancouver, BC (with Dum Dum Girls)
Oct. 24: Wonder Ballroom, Portland, OR (with Dum Dum Girls)
Oct. 27: Varsity Theater, Minneapolis, MN (with Dum Dum Girls)
Oct. 28: Lincoln Hall, Chicago, IL
Oct. 29: Magic Stick, Detroit, MI (with Dum Dum Girls)
Oct. 30: Horseshoe Tavern, Toronto, ON
Oct. 31: La Sala Rosa, Montreal, QC


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  1. We posted a track from one of their 2008 live NYC dates a couple of years ago:

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