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Thursday, January 19th, 2017

Stream Japandroids New Album Via NPR Now


Japandroids third album, Near To The Wild Heart Of Life, is currently streaming at NPR. The album will be available at your local record store first on Vinyl Tuesday, January 24th, and everywhere else on January 27th via Anti-.

Near To The Wild Heart Of Life has been named one of the most anticipated albums of 2017 by Entertainment Weekly, Billboard, Consequence of Sound, New York Magazine’s Vulture, Pitchfork, Stereogum, NPR, AV Club and more!

A pre-order for the album is up now at, with the option to buy the special 7” edition of the title track single featuring a b-side cover of Talking Heads’ “Love → Building on Fire.”

Japandroids will set out on a headlining tour beginning on February 13th, which will find them playing their biggest show to date at NYC’s Terminal 5 on February 23rd, as well as multiple nights in Toronto, Philadelphia, DC, SF, and Los Angeles. They’ve also just announced a show in Austin on February 7th at the Mohawk Inside, with all proceeds benefiting Planned Parenthood. Check for all ticket information.

Japandroids on tour:
2/7 — Austin, TX — Mohawk Inside
2/13 — Madison, WI — Majestic Theatre*
2/14 — Minneapolis, MN — First Avenue*
2/15 — Chicago, IL — Vic Theatre* SOLD OUT
2/17 — Toronto, ON — Danforth Theatre* SOLD OUT
2/18 — Toronto, ON — Danforth Theatre*
2/20 — Boston, MA — Royale*
2/23 — New York, NY — Terminal 5*
2/24 — Philadelphia, PA — Union Transfer* SOLD OUT
2/25 — Philadelphia, PA — Union Transfer*
2/27 — Washington, DC — 9:30 Club* SOLD OUT
2/28 — Washington, DC — 9:30 Club*
3/01 — Carrboro, NC — Cat's Cradle*
3/03 — Atlanta, GA — Variety Playhouse*
3/04 — Birmingham, AL — Saturn*
3/05 — St Louis, MO — The Ready Room*
3/07 — Denver, CO — Gothic Theatre*
3/09 — Los Angeles, CA — Fonda Theatre*
3/10 — Los Angeles, CA — Fonda Theatre* SOLD OUT
3/11 — San Diego, CA — Music Box*
3/13 — Santa Ana, CA —Observatory*
3/14 — San Francisco, CA — Fillmore*
3/17 — Portland, OR — Revolution Hall*
3/18 — Seattle, WA — Neptune*
3/20 — Vancouver, BC — Commodore Ballroom*
4/18 — Copenhagen, Denmark — Pumpehuset
4/19 — Hamburg, Germany — Uebel & Gefährlich
4/20 — Cologne, Germany — Gebaude 9
4/22 — Berlin, Germany — Columbia Theater
4/23 —Frankfurt, Germany — Zoom
4/24 — Amsterdam, Netherlands — Melkweg
4/26 — Paris, France — La Maroquinerie
4/27 — Brussels, Belgium — The Rotonde / Botanique
4/28 — Birmingham, UK — o2 Institute Birmingham
4/30 — Glasgow, UK — The Garage
5/01 — Leeds, UK — Stylus
5/02 — Nottingham, UK — Rescue Rooms
5/04 — Manchester, UK — Gorilla
5/05 — Brighton, UK — Concorde 2
5/06 — London, UK — o2 Shepherd's Bush Empire
6/03 — Barcelona, Spain — Primavera Sound
6/04 — Barcelona, Spain — Primavera Sound
6/10 — Porto, Portugal — Primavera Sound
* with Craig Finn

For bio, lyrics, cover art and press photos, click HERE

For more information, contact:
Dana Erickson
Grandstand Media

Japandroids' artist page

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