Kurt Vile will tour the United States in 2012.

Kurt Vile has announced a run of solo 2012 tour dates. It kicks off with a few dates in March, before Vile jumps between South America and Europe for a set of international shows. He comes back in earnest for a longer run of Stateside solo dates in May.

Black Bananas, last seen in San Francisco opening for Sleigh Bells at Noise Pop 2012, will join some of Vile’s May dates in support.

Kurt Vile 2012 tour dates:

03-22 Baltimore, MD – Rams Head Live!
03-23 Richmond, VA – Strange Matter
03-24 Durham, NC – Duke Coffeehouse
03-25 Asheville, NC – The Grey Eagle
04-07 Mexico City, Mexico – Indie O Fest
05-17 Lancaster, PA – Chameleon Club #
05-18 Nelsonville, OH – Nelsonville Music Festival
05-19 Ann Arbor, AL – Blind Pig #
05-20 Chicago, IL – Lincoln Hall #
05-21 Madison, WI – High Noon Saloon #
05-22 Minneapolis, MN – 400 Bar #
05-23 Fargo, ND – The Aquarium #
05-25 Vancouver, British Columbia – The Biltmore Cabaret
05-26 George, WA – Sasquatch Festival
05-27 Portland, OR – Star Theater
05-30 San Francisco, CA – The Fillmore #

! with Thurston Moore
# with Black Bananas