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Modest Mouse Plot Shows, Push Back Album Release Date

The band have scheduled live shows in Los Angeles and New York and announced that their forthcoming album will be slightly postponed.

Modest Mouse are going bi-coastal this November, playing four shows in Los Angeles and five dates in New York City. In L.A., the band will play Avalon, the Wiltern, and the Grove of Anaheim, while in Manhattan, they’ll hit the Nokia Theatre, Webster Hall, and Bowery Ballroom. In between, they’ll play the Bang festival in Miami on Nov. 11. In other MM news, the band’s forthcoming album, We Were Dead Before the Ship Even Sank, originally set for a Dec. 19 release, has been pushed back to early 2007. The band plan to plot a world tour in support of the album’s release.

Modest Mouse tour dates:

11/5, Los Angeles, CA (Avalon)
11/6, Los Angeles, CA (The Wiltern)
11/7, Los Angeles, CA (The Grove of Anaheim)
11/9, Los Angeles, CA (The Grove of Anaheim)
11/11, Miami, FL (Bang Festival)
11/13, New York, NY (Nokia Theatre)
11/14, New York, NY (Webster Hall)
11/15, New York, NY (Webster Hall)
11/17, New York, NY (Bowery Ballroom)
11/18, New York, NY (Bowery Ballroom)

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