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Tour Updates: Regina Spektor, Ra Ra Riot

Spektor plots U.S. spring outing. Ra Ra Riot prep new material for the road.

Soviet-born and New York City-based songstress Regina Spektor has announced an 11-date tour kicking off with a gig March 28 in Purchase, NY, BrooklynVegan.com reports. From there, Spektor will head south to Savannah, GA then head north of the border for a show in Vancouver, BC. Next, the vocally warbling singer will descend the West Coast, perform at Coachella March 28, and finally wrap with a gig at Bonnaroo June 6.

Regina Spektor tour dates:

3/28, Purchase, NY (Purchase College)
4/12, Savannah, GA (Savannah College of Art and Design)
4/21, Vancouver, BC (Commodore Ballroom)
4/24, Portland, OR (Crystal Ballroom)
4/25, Seattle, WA (Moore Theatre)
4/26, Sacramento, CA (Empire)
4/28, Indio, CA (Coachella)
4/29, San Diego, CA (House of Blues)
4/30, San Francisco, CA (The Warfield)
5/13, Chicago, IL (Riviera Theatre)
6/17, Manchester, TN (Bonnaroo)

In additional tour news, indie rockers Ra Ra Riot have announced a tour behind the release of their latest EP, set to drop March 13, NME.com reports. The nine-date tour, which kicks off March 3 in Ithaca, NY, will lead the six-piece through a scattered array of dates in cities such as Murfreesboro, TN, Tulsa, OK, and Austin, TX. The outing will conclude April 9 with a gig at New York City’s Mercury Lounge.

Ra Ra Riot tour dates:

3/3, Ithaca, NY (Cornell University)
3/10, Murfreesboro, TN (Casa Burrito)
3/11, Tulsa, OK (Mooch and Burn)
3/15, Austin, TX (Emo’s)
3/15, Austin, TX (Apple Street Bar)
3/21, Syracuse, NY (Schine Underground)
3/22, Washington, D.C. (Black Cat)
3/30, Cambridge, MA (Middle East)
4/9, New York, NY (Mercury Lounge)

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On the Web:
reginaspektor.com
rarariot.com

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