Dirty Projectors releasing new album (hear first single), playing Union Transfer with Wye Oak

Dirty Projectors recently announced details for a new album and debuted its first single. Swing Lo Magellan will be released on July 10th via Domino Records. The first single is called “Gun Has No Trigger” and can be streamed below.

Today’s big news is that Dirty Projectors will be heading out on a summer tour, with support coming from Purity Ring early in the tour then Wye Oak later on. The 32-date tour will come to an end here in Philly on August 18th at Union Transfer; Wye Oak will support. Tickets will go on sale this Friday at noon and can be purchased here. Full tour dates are below.

Dirty Projectors 2012 Tour Dates
07/06 – Danforth Music Hall – Toronto, ON *
07/07 – Club Soda – Montreal, QC *
07/08 – Paradise Rock Club – Boston, MA *
07/10 – Prospect Park – Brooklyn, NY *^
07/11 – Mr. Smalls – Pittsburgh, PA *
07/13 – Pitchfork Music Festival – Chicago, IL
07/14 – Pabst Theater – Milwaukee, WI *
07/15 – First Avenue – Minneapolis, MN *
07/17 – The Pageant – St. Louis, MO ^
07/18 – Granada Theater – Lawrence, KS ^
07/20 – Bluebird Nightclub – Denver, CO ^
07/21 – In the Venue – Salt Lake City, UT ^
07/23 – Showbox – Seattle, WA ^
07/24 – Commodore – Vancouver, BC ^
07/25 – Crystal Ballroom – Portland, OR ^
07/27 – Fox Theater – Oakland, CA ^
07/28 – Wiltern – Los Angeles, CA ^
07/29 – House of Blues – San Diego, CA ^
07/31 – The Crowley Theatre – Marfa, TX ^
08/02 – Emo’s East – Austin, TX ^
08/03 – Kessler Theater – Dallas, TX ^
08/04 – House of Blues – New Orleans, LA ^
08/06 – The Beacham Theatre – Orlando, FL
08/07 – Culture Room – Ft. Lauderdale, FL
08/09 – Variety Playhouse – Atlanta, GA
08/10 – Orange Peel – Asheville, NC
08/11 – Bijou Theatre – Knoxville, TN
08/13 – Cannery Ballroom – Nashville, TN
08/14 – Headliners Music Hall – Louisville, KY
08/15 – The Crofoot Ballroom – Pontiac, MI
08/16 – 9:30 Club – Washington, DC ^
08/18 – Union Transfer – Philadelphia, PA ^

* – w/Purity Ring
^ – w/Wye Oak

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