Dean Wareham Announces Tour Of Galaxie 500 Songs

Amy Rose Spiegel :: Wednesday, June 16th, 2010 1:05 pm

Galaxie 500, when it existed for four years back in the ’80s and ’90s, was a band of superhumans.  The evidence: A) It formed when its members were students at Harvard.  B) They borrowed their first drum set from Conan O’Brien.  C) They ran an avant-garde press called Exact Change on the side.  Their best musical accomplishments were dreamy, quiet albums for lonesome lovers.  To put it simply, Galaxie 500 killed it.  That’s why it’s so exciting that the former frontman, Dean Wareham, just put together a mini-tour of Galaxie 500 material, which will take place in the coming months.  Continue reading for dates.

8/19 New York, NY - Bowery Ballroom
8/20 Philadelphia, PA - The Trocadero
9/16-17 Atlanta, GA - The Earl
11/11 Los Angeles, CA - The Troubadour
11/13 San Francisco, CA - The Fillmore
12/3 Chicago, IL - Lincoln Hall