Stereophonics Plan Short North American Tour

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Currently touring Australia with Aussie punks the Living End, melodic Welsh pop act Stereophonics will tour North America for nine days in October, according to label publicists. The band will sandwich the abbreviated tour between its Down Under outing and its upcoming stint as openers for the Red Hot Chili Peppers' European tour, a spokesperson said. Dates for the upcoming North American tour include: Slim's in San Francisco on Oct. 17; The Whiskey in Los Angeles on Oct. 18; Hard Rock Live in Orlando, Fla., on Oct. 20; the Cotton Club in Atlanta on Oct. 21; Lee's Palace in Toronto on Oct. 23; Paradise in Boston on Oct. 25; and the Bowery Ballroom in New York on Oct. 26.