Tortoise Reissue Series Prompts Tour


Reissue several albums
and singles throughout 2012 celebrating Thrill Jockey’s 20th Anniversary. Check
out some videos, below.

By Blurt Staff


Tortoise, one of  the Thrill
Jockey label’s oldest and most well-known bands, is hitting the road this
spring – see below for current tour dates. The band is also reissuing several
releases on vinyl throughout the year, including the classic album Millions Now Living Will Never Die (already
available for pre-order through the label), which is pressed on high quality
virgin vinyl and includes all the original artwork, a fully artworked
inner-sleeve, along with a download coupon.

Also coming:

July 24:  Tortoise
August 21:  It’s All Around You
September 18:  TNT
October 16:  Beacons of Ancestorship
January 21:  Standards
April 21:  Lonesome Sound & Mosquito 7″s


Tour Dates:


25    Grand Rapids, MI       
       Pyramid Scheme w/Miracle Condition
Apr 26    Oberlin, OH       
Apr 27    Ann Arbor, MI       
          The Blind Pig w/Miracle
Apr 28    Chicago, IL       
            Empty Bottle (Two Shows) w/Miracle Condition, Jason
May 02    Madison, WI       
            Majestic Theatre
May 04    Minneapolis, MN   
            Walker Arts
May 12    Santiago Compostella, Spain   
Auditorio Galicia
May 15    Madrid, Spain       
          Rock Kitchen
May 16    Barcelona, Spain   
May 17    Valencia, Spain   
            Wah Wah
May 18    Sevilla, Spain   
Jun 02    London, UK       
             Field Day Festival
Jun 03    Skopje, Macedonia   
          OFF Festival
Jun 04    Zagreb, Croatia   
            Tvornica Kulture
Jun 05    Munich, Germany   
Jun 06    Zurich, Switzerland   
Jun 08    Hasselt, Belgium   
           Kunstencentrum Belgie
Jun 09    Tenerife, Spain   
            Proximos Festival
Jul 18    Molde, Norway       
          Teatret Vart
Jul 20    Tonsberg, Norway   



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