Festivals, Tour Dates — July 31, 2012 at 6:15 am

The Jesus and Mary Chain to headline Boomslang festival in Lexington, Ky.

The Jesus and Mary Chain’s fall U.S. tour just got a bit longer, as the band has been announced as the headliner — along with Neutral Milk Hotel’s Jeff Mangum — of the Boomslang festival in Lexington, Ky., this September (via Consequence of Sound). The fest runs Sept. 20-23, and it’s safe to say the Mary Chain will play on the closing night, since they’ve got shows booked in Ohio and Michigan the preceding dates. The brothers Reid play a short run of dates later this week before embarking on the full tour in September.


The Jesus and Mary Chain tour dates:

Aug. 2: Thursday at the Harbor, Buffalo, NY
Aug. 3: Phoenix Theatre, Toronto, ON
Aug. 4: Osheaga Music Festival, Montreal, QC
Sept. 5: House of Blues, New Orleans, LA
Sept. 6: Variety Playhouse, Atlanta, GA
Sept. 7: Hopscotch Music Festival, Raleigh, N.C.
Sept. 8: Union Transfer, Philadelphia, PA
Sept. 9: 9:30 Club, Washington, D.C.
Sept. 11: Paradise Rock Club, Boston, MA
Sept. 12: Paradise Rock Club, Boston, MA
Sept. 13: Irving Plaza, New York, NY
Sept. 14: Irving Plaza, New York, NY
Sept. 15: Saint Andrew’s Hall, Detroit, MI
Sept. 16: Riot Fest 2012, Humboldt Park, Chicago, IL
Sept. 18: First Avenue, Minneapolis, MN
Sept. 19: Majestic Theatre, Madison, WI, USA
Sept. 20: Vogue Theatre, Indianapolis, IN
Sept. 21: House of Blues, Cleveland, OH
Sept. 22: Orbit Room, Grand Rapids, MI
Sept. 23: Boomslang, Lexington, KY






  1. Viva el linco de Jesus y Maria!!

  2. Notch Johnson

    Again it is the legend!

  3. My hometown! I got my start on WRFL in 1988.

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