Chemical Brothers Announce Tour Dates

March 14 [19:00 EST] -- The British electronic duo Tom Rowlands and Ed Simmons, better known as The Chemical Brothers(Quicktime, 1 MB), are busy firming up dates for a U.S. tour that will kick off on April 24 in Dallas with The Orb opening up.

So far, only a smattering of dates are firm, but it is known that the act will also visit Chicago, Las Vegas, and Boston before the tour winds down on May 21. The Orb will only appear on the first few dates of the tour, and another opening act has not been announced yet. The U.S. run coincides with the release of the Brothers' new album, "Dig Your Own Hole," which comes out April 8.

Here's how the tour shapes up so far:

  • 4/24 - Dallas, TX @ The Bomb Factory
  • 4/26 - Chicago, IL @ Aragon Ballroom
  • 5/2 - Las Vegas, NV @ The Joint
  • 5/12 - Boston, MA @ Avalon
  • 5/21 - TBA