David Byrne announces album, tour, releases single

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David Byrne officially announced American Utopia on Monday, his first true solo album since 2004’s Grown Backwards. Byrne has been a part of collaborations with St. Vincent, Brian Eno, and Norman Cook (Fatboy Slim) since then, but American Utopia will be the first Byrne-only album in 14 years.

Along with the announcement came the revelation of a new tour, which will include a spring and summer full of festival stops. Here’s a look at the dates:

March 3: Red Bank, NJ (Count Basie Theatre)
March 4: Wilkes-Barre, PA (Kirby Center For the Performing Arts)
March 6: Buffalo, NY (Center For the Arts)
March 7: Hershey, PA (Hershey Theatre)
March 9: Waterbury, CT (Palace Theater)
March 10: Kingston, NY (Ulster Performing Arts Center)
March 16: Santiago, CL (Lollapalooza Chile)
March 18: Buenos Aires, AR (Lollapalooza Argentina)
March 24: Sao Paulo, BR (Lollapalooza Brasil)
April 7: Guadalajara, MX (Corona Capital Guadalajara)
April 14: Indio, CA (Coachella Music Festival)
April 21: Indio, CA (Coachella Music Festival)
May 4: Atlanta, GA (Shaky Knees Music Festival)
June 23: Prague, CZ (Metronome Festival)
June 25: Zagreb, HR (Inmusic Festival)
June 30: Ewijk, NL (Down the Rabbit Hole)
July 4-7: Gdynia, PL (Open’er Festival)
July 6: Roskilde, DK (Roskilde Festival)
July 11: Oeiras, PT (Cool Jazz Festival)
July 13: Bilbao, ES (Bilbao BBK Live)
July 14: Barcelona, ES (Festival Cruilla)
July 19: Ravenna, IT (Ravenna Festival)
July 21: Trieste, IT (Piazza Unita D’Italia)
July 27: Camden, NJ (XPoNential Music Festival)

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Byrne also released a single from the album titled “Everybody’s Coming To My House”, co-written by Eno. Listen below:

“Everybody’s Coming To My House” is one of 11 tracks on the album. The track list is below:

1. “American Utopia”
2. “I Dance Like This”
3. “Gasoline And Dirty Sheets”
4. “Every Day Is A Miracle”
5. “Dog’s Mind”
6. “This Is That”
7. “It’s Not Dark Up Here”
8. “Bullet”
9. “Doing The Right Thing”
10. “Everybody’s Coming To My House”
11. “Here”

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