Photo Credit: Leslie Kirchhoff
Courtney Barnett made her US television debut on The Tonight Show With Jimmy Fallon, performing the single “Avant Gardener” off her acclaimed album, The Double EP: A Sea Of Split Peas. Released for the first time in North America on April 15th via Mom + Pop Music, you can check out the stellar live performance of the lead single below.
Click Here to Watch Courtney Barnett Perform “Avant Gardener” on The Tonight Show With Jimmy Fallon
Critics have lauded The Double EP: A Sea of Split Peas, with The New York Times comparing the collection to “wildly unpredictable storytelling with rock that works up the scrappy momentum of the Velvet Underground.” Pitchfork went on to describe Barnett’s lyrical style as “wordy, articulate and dazzlingly witty.” You can check out recent interviews with Barnett, where she talks in depth about the new album as well as some new recordings, now at Noisey, Stereogum and Grantland.
After wrapping up two standout performances at Coachella Festival, Barnett will heading out on the road for shows and a string of summer festival slots in support of the album, including appearances at Sasquatch Festival, Northside Festival, Firefly, NXNE, Outside Lands and more. All upcoming dates are listed below.
Upcoming Tour Dates /
06.10.14 – Headliners Music Hall – Louisville, KY *
06.11.14 – Exit In – Nashville, TN *
06.12.14 – Georgia Theatre – Athens, GA *
06.14.14 – Music Hall Of Williamsburg – Northside Festival – Brooklyn, NY
06.17.14 – Bowery Ballroom – New York, NY
06.18.14 – The Sinclair – Cambridge, MA
06.19.14 – Firefly Festival – Dover, DE
06.20.14 – NXNE Festival – Toronto, ON
06.24.14 – Varsity Theater – Minneapolis, MN
07.01.14 – Larimer Lounge – Denver, CO
07.02.14 – Urban Lounge – Salt Lake City, UT
07.04.14 – Fortune Sound Club – Vancouver, BC
07.05.14 – Sasquatch Festival – George, WA
08.01.14 – 08.03.14 – Pickathon Festival – Happy Valley, OR
08.01.14 – 08.03.14 – Lollapalooza – Chicago, IL
08.01.14 – 08.03.14 – Osheaga Festival – Montreal, QC
08.08.14 – 08.10.14 – Outside Lands Festival – San Francisco, CA
* w/ Phosphorescent