Conor Oberst has joined a new band. Check out Monsters of Folk, a new collaboration between Conor Oberst, Yim Yames (My Morning Jacket), Matt Ward, and Mike Mogis (Bright Eyes). The album is out on 9/22/09 on Shangri La Records, go to http://monstersoffolk.com/ for news and updates. MOF begin a US and European tour in mid November, the tour promises to be a very special opportunity to catch these guys on the same stage. The show will entail Conor Oberst, Jim James, M Ward and Mike Mogis in a 2 1/2 hour musical event showcasing brand new songs from the forthcoming album as well as songs fans have come to enjoy from their respective Bright Eyes, My Morning Jacket and M Ward catalogues CONTINUE READING
Monsters of Folk, a collaboration between Conor Oberst, M. Ward, Jim James and Mike Mogis, have announced a 16 date North American tour. Tickets go onsale this upcoming week, and more information is available at the Monsters of Folk website.
We have added a few shows on the East Coast in July. Tickets will go onsale later this week; shows listed below.
7/9 Morgantown, WV 123 Pleasant St
7/12 Pittsburgh, PA Mr. Smalls
7/13 Columbus, OH Wexner Center for the Arts
7/14 Chicago, IL Metro
7/15 Detroit, MI Majestic Theatre
7/20 Bloomington, IN Jakes Nightclub
7/21 Athens, GA 40 Watt