Aussie indie pop collective Architecture in Helsinki will hit the road this June behind “Heart it Races,” the band’s first single from to their forthcoming yet-to-be titled album, slated to drop this fall. Currently, both the single and approaching LP are homeless as the band explore label options, but nonetheless, “Heart it Races” will manifest in many forms in the imminent future, including as a remix from artists like Dr. Dog, Willpower!, and YACHT (see below). Architecture in Helsinki’s 10-date tour, kicking off June 8 in the Big Apple, will hit cities nationwide such as Philadelphia, Chicago, and Seattle before concluding June 19 in Los Angeles.
Architecture in Helsinki tour dates:
6/8, New York, NY (Irving Plaza)
6/9, Philadelphia PA (TBA)
6/10, Washington, DC (9:30 Club)
6/11, Chicago, IL (Logan Square Auditorium)
6/13, Seattle, WA (Neumo’s)
6/14, Vancouver, BC (Richards on Richards)
6/15, Portland, OR (Wonder Ballroom)
6/16, San Francisco, CA (Bimbo’s 365 Club)
6/18, Pomona, CA (Glasshouse)
6/19, Los Angeles, CA (Henry Fonda Theatre)
YACHT, a.k.a Jona Bechtolt, one half of electro pop duo the Blow, has announced a nine-date tour behind Our Friends in Hell, a remix album featuring takes on artists like Architecture in Helsinki and Mirah out April 10 via States Rights, and Believe in You. Your Magic Is Real, a fresh LP out May 8 on the Marriage imprint, Pitchfork reports. The tour, commencing with a show April 14 at Brooklyn, NY’s Cinders Gallery, will lead the techno-talent and his dance-based blips and werps through an assorted mix of U.S. cities such as Chicago, Seattle, and San Francisco.
YACHT tour dates:
4/14, Brooklyn, NY (Cinders Gallery)
4/15, Annadale-On-Hudson, NY (Bard College)
4/16, New York, NY (Hiro Ballroom)
4/17, Chicago, IL (Schubas)
4/19, Chicago, IL (Version Festival)
4/21, Big Sur, CA (Spring Festival)
4/26, Seattle, WA (Chop Suey)
5/5, Portland, OR (TBA/CD release party on a yacht)
5/11, San Francisco, CA (The Mission Creek Music Festival)
Talk: Is your heart racing for Architecture in Helsinki’s forthcoming record?