To celebrate the release of their new album, abandonment boogie, The black keys will present a rare and intimate club show at the famous capacity of 500 Troubadour in Los Angeles on May 11. The group will also participate in an album release party with iHeart Radio stations across the United States when the album is released on May 13.
The Black Keys show at the Troubadour will be broadcast live on May 11 exclusively via fly machine, with a rerun scheduled for the following day. Fans can tune in here to watch.
The event will lead up to the album’s May 13 release date, when the band will deliver a performance that will air live on iHeart stations across the country at 7:00 p.m. PT.
Flymachine livestream passes will be available here along with exclusive merchandise. In-person tickets for the show go on sale May 9 here, with fan club sales beginning at 9 a.m. PT and general on-sale at 11 a.m. PT.
Along with previously released singles “Wild Child” and “It Ain’t Over”, abandonment boogie will include collaborations with Billy F. Gibbons (ZZ Top), and Angelo Petraglia (Kings of Leon), and Greg Cartwright (Sound reigning). The release of the album will coincide with the 20th anniversary of the band’s debut LP, The big come-up.
The Black Keys will embark on their first North American tour in three years beginning in July with herd of horses provide support on all dates. Some performances will also include opening sets from Ceramic animals (from July 9 to 30), First James (August 24 to September 9) and the Velvet (from October 2 to 18). International tour dates will be announced in the coming weeks.
See a list of tour dates and album art for abandonment boogie below.
The black keys’ abandonment boogie Tour dates:
July 9: Las Vegas, Nevada – MGM Grand Garden Arena
July 11: Salt Lake City, UT – USANA Amphitheater
July 13: Denver, CO – Red Rocks Amphitheater
July 15: St. Louis, MO – Hollywood Casino Amphitheater St. Louis
July 16: Indianapolis, IN – Ruoff Music Center
July 17: Chicago, IL – Hollywood Casino Amphitheater Tinley Park
July 20: Saratoga Springs, NY – Saratoga Performing Arts Center
July 22: Jones Beach, NY – Northwell Health at Jones Beach Theater
July 23: Holmdel, NJ – PNC Bank Arts Center
July 25: Columbia, MD – Merriweather Post Pavilion
July 27: Charlotte, NC – PNC Music Pavilion
July 29: Boston, MA – Xfinity Center
July 30: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania – Waterfront Music Pavilion (formerly BB&T Pavilion)
August 24: West Palm Beach, FL – iTHINK Financial Amphitheater
August 25: Tampa, FL – MIDFLORIDA Credit Union Amphitheater
August 27: Atlanta, Georgia – Ameris Bank Amphitheater
August 28: Huntsville, AL – Orion Amphitheater
August 30: Charleston, SC – Credit One Stadium
September 1: Raleigh, NC – Coastal Credit Union Music Park at Walnut Creek
September 3: Cincinnati, OH – Riverbend Music Center
September 6: Toronto, ON – Budweiser Stage
September 7: Detroit, MI – Pine Knob Musical Theater
September 9: Cuyahoga Falls, OH – Blossom Music Center
October 2: Seattle, WA – Climate Pledge Arena
October 3: Vancouver, BC – Rogers Arena
October 5: Mountain View, CA – Shoreline Amphitheater
October 8: Los Angeles, California – The Forum
October 10: Phoenix, AZ – Ak-Chin Pavilion
October 13: Rogers, AR – Walmart AMP
October 15: Houston, Texas – Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion
October 17: Austin, TX – Moody Center ATX
October 18: Dallas, TX – Dos Equis Pavilion
Show tour dates