Bastille Adds Fall Tour Dates, Books TV Appearance

By Andrea Dresdale

Credit: Jesse JenkinsBastille has added a fall leg to its North American tour. The shows run from an October 11 date at Washington, D.C.’s Patriot Center to an October 24 show in Rochester, NY.

Tickets for the newly-announced shows go on sale to the general public Friday, May 16. But fans who have made a purchase on the band’s website, or have signed up to the band’s mailing list, will have access to pre-sale tickets this Wednesday and Thursday, May 14 and 15.

The first leg of the band’s tour gets underway Wednesday in Raleigh, North Carolina.

While the band has a busy touring schedule, they’ll take one night off the road — June 3 — to make an appearance on Late Night with Seth Meyers which airs at 12:35 a.m. on NBC.

In other news, Bastille’s breakthrough single “Pompeii” has been certified double-platinum in the U.S. and Italy, four-times platinum in Australia and New Zealand, and platinum in the U.K. and Belgium. That means the single is closing in on three million downloads worldwide.

Here are Bastille’s newly announced October tour dates:

10/11 — Washington, DC, Patriot Center
10/13 — …read more

From: Adult Contemporary Music News From ABC

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