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Pedro The Lion Take Roadside Monument Out For A Few Dates

Catherine Lewis reports:
After an extended tour this spring with Damien Jurado and TW Walsh, David Bazan and Pedro The lion are heading out to the Midwest and Pacific Northwest this month and next. All shows on this tour are with Roadside Monument.

Pedro the Lion's most recent record, Control, was released on Jade Tree in April; it was recorded with Seldom's Casey Foubert, who also co-wrote two of its songs. This is his third full-length record and his second officially for Jade Tree (his debut, It's Hard To Find A Friend, was originally released on Made in Mexico and has since been re-released by Jade Tree). Catch Bazan and whatever line-up he brings with him this time around:

06-29 Salt Lake City, UT - Kilby Court
06-30 Boulder, CO - Fox Theatre
07-01 Omaha, NE - Sokol Underground
07-02 Tulsa, OK - Curly's/The East End
07-03 St. Louis, MO - The Galaxy
07-06 Marietta, IL - Cornerstone Festival
07-07 Bloomington, IN - Rhino's
07-08 Chicago, IL - Abbey Pub
07-09 Minneapolis, MN - Cedar Cultural Center
07-13 Seattle, WA - Crocodile Cafe
08-03 Birmingham, AL - Furnace Fest

.: Pitchfork Review: Pedro The Lion: Control
.: Pitchfork News: Pedro the Lion Relinquishes Control, Tours
.: Pedro The Lion:
.: Jade Tree:
.: Originally published: 24 June 2002
.: Items mentioned above on It's Hard To Find a Friend (Pedro the Lion, 2001); Control (Pedro the Lion, 2002).