Kurt Vile announces new album & tour, shares new track

Philly’s own Kurt Vile has officially announced his next studio album, titled Wakin on a Pretty Daze and slated for an April 9th release via Matador Records. Along with the announcement comes a new track and a spring tour.

Vile will end a 13-date North American tour on May 18th at Union Transfer before a quick trip to Europe. Tickets will be $16 and go on sale this Friday at noon via TicketFly. In the meantime, stream the 9-minute “Wakin on a Pretty Day” and check out the trackist below.

Wakin on a Pretty Daze tracklist
01 Wakin on a Pretty Day
02 KV Crimes
03 Was All Talk
04 Girl Called Alex
05 Never Run Away
06 Pure Pain
07 Too Hard
08 Shame Chamber
09 Snowflakes Are Dancing
10 Air Bud
11 Goldtone

Kurt Vile 2013 Tour Dates
4/14 – Indio, CA @ Coachella
4/21 – Indio, CA @ Coachella
5/04-05 – Atlanta, GA @ Shaky Knees Festival
5/07 – Los Angeles, CA @ Echoplex ^*
5/08 – San Francisco, CA @ Independent ^*
5/10 – Portland, OR @ Doug Fir ^*
5/11 – Vancouver, BC @ Biltmore ^*
5/12 – Seattle, WA @ Neumos ^*
5/14 – Chicago, IL @ Lincoln Hall *
5/16 – New York, NY @ Bowery Ballroom !#
5/17 – Boston, MA @ The Sinclair !#
5/18 – Philadelphia, PA @ Union Transfer !#
5/24 – Barcelona, Spain @ Primavera Sound
5/25 – London, England @ Field Day
5/26 – Brussels, Belgium @ AB
5/27 – Amsterdam, Netherlands @ Paradiso
5/28 – Hamburg, Germany @ Knust
5/29 – Copenhagen, Denmark @ Amager Bio

^ with the Fresh & Onlys
* with Steve Gunn
# with Angel Olsen

This post was updated at 12:06 P.M. on February 11th.

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