As Tall As Lions Confirmed For Coachella, Tour With Cage The Elephant

posted January 27, 2010

As Tall As Lions Confirmed For Coachella, Tour With Cage The Elephant

As Tall As Lions, the New York prog-rock-jazz fusion group who has been steadily building a solid fan base since their inception in 2003, has been a touring machine, splitting a massive fall campaign supporting the likes of MUTEMATH and Minus The Bear. Next up, the band will be embarking on a 20 date tour with Cage The Elephant, the bluesy southern rock band who radio has fallen in love with. To change the live show up a bit, the band has stripped down to its original 4-piece line up, down from 6. The band is looking to re-discover their roots and rock up the set to give long time fans a different look.

ATAL is confirmed for 2010's Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival in Indio, CA. They'll play Friday Night, April 16th alongside the likes of Jay-Z, LCD Soundsystem, Vampire Weekend and many more. Alternative Press listed You Can't Take It With You #7 on their "The Best Albums Of '09" list and awarded lead singer Dan Nigro the runner up spot in their "Best Vocalist" category, gushing "his soaring falsetto and multi-octave range may evoke Jeff Buckley, but Nigro brings depth and soulfulness to a scene sorely lacking both."

Upcoming Tour Dates
Headlining:

  • 29-Jan Albany, NY Jillians (Free Show 21+)

w/Cage The Elephant:

  • 15-Feb Augusta, GA Sky City
  • 16-Feb Athens, GA 40 Watt Club
  • 18-Feb Knoxville, TN The Valarium
  • 19-Feb Asheville, NC The Orange Peel
  • 21-Feb Charlotte, NC Amos' Southend
  • 22-Feb Charleston, SC The Music Farm
  • 23-Feb Carrboro, NC Cat's Cradle
  • 25-Feb Washington, DC 9:30 Club
  • 26-Feb Towson, MD The Recher Theatre
  • 27-Feb Philadelphia, PA Theatre Of The Living Arts
  • 5-Mar Boston, MA Paradise Rock Club
  • 6-Mar Portland, ME Port City Music Hall
  • 8-Mar S Burlington, VT Higher Ground/Showcase Lounge
  • 10-Mar Toronto, ON Phoenix Concert Theatre
  • 12-Mar Buffalo, NY Town Ballroom

Coachella

  • 16-Apr Indio, CA Coachella

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