Doing It Clean: Echo & the Bunnymen announce fall North American tour


This feels like a bit of a surprise, but a good one — Echo & the Bunnymen have announced a September and October tour of North America.

The veteran English rock band, who released their latest record Meteorites back in 2014, kick off their run here in Boston at the House of Blues on September 8, and wrap October 18 at Atlanta’s Variety Theatre. According to the Bunnymen’s Facebook page, which just relayed the news, tickets to all shows go on sale this Friday.

Echo & the Bunnymen, featuring longtime members Ian McCulloch and Will Sergeant, will also perform at a handful of European festival this summer. The rest of the current touring lineup features Gordy Goudie (guitar), Stephen Brannan (bass), Jez Wing (keyboards), and Nick Kilroe (drums).


Here’s the full run of dates on our side of the Atlantic:

Echo & the Bunnymen North American Tour
September 8: Boston – House of Blues
September 9: Washington – 9.30 Club
September 10: Philadelphia – Union Transfer
September 12: New York – Webster Hall
September 13: Toronto – Phoenix Concert Theatre
September 15: Milwaukee – Turner Hall
September 16: Minneapolis – First Avenue
September 17: Chicago – Metro
September 20: Denver – Ogden Theatre
September 21: Salt Lake City – In The Venue
September 23: Seattle – Moore Theatre
September 24: Vancouver – Commodore Theatre
September 25: Portland – Crystal Ballroom
September 27: San Francisco – The Regency Ballroom
September 28: Sacramento – Ace of Spades
September 30: Santa Ana – The Observatory
October 1: Los Angeles – Theatre At The Ace Hotel
October 2: San Diego – Humphreys By The Bay
October 10: Tempe – Marquee Theatre
October 11: Tuscon – Rialto Theatre
October 13: Austin – Stubbs Waller Creek Amphitheater
October 14: Houston – House of Blues
October 15: Dallas – House of Blues
October 17: Nashville – Marathon Music Works
October 18: Atlanta – Variety Theatre