Conor Oberst Tours Behind Solo Album This Summer

Published: 2008-06-19
Conor Oberst, otherwise known as the frontman for indie rock formation Bright Eyes, will be touring his upcoming solo album this summer across Canada and the United States. The self-titled disc is out on August 5th via Merge Records and is the follow up to Oberst's third solo record, The Soundtrack To My Movie, which came out back in 1996. Conor Oberst was co-produced by Andy LeMaster and Oberst himself and recorded in Mexico at the end of last year. He was accompanied by musicians who call themselves The Mystic Valley Band.

The dates in support of the new album begin on the 25th of July in Montana and are so far scheduled until the 17th of August in New York. Fifteen dates have been announced, including two in San Francisco at the beginning of August and two in New York State in the middle of that same month.

The Canadian Conor Oberst tour dates so far are:

July 25th, Calgary, AB – Calgary Jazz Festival (Prince's Island Park)
July 29th, Vancouver, BC – Richard's on Richards

Writer: Stephanie Ng Wan



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