TURBONEGRO To Issue 'Scandinavian Leather' In April

Norway's TURBONEGRO — recently reformed after a four-year break — have set "Scandinavian Leather" as the title for their upcoming CD, due on April 28 through Sweden's Burning Heart Records. The cover art for the new album is going to be designed by Klaus Voormann, an artist and musician from Hamburg who received a Grammy Award for his work on THE BEATLES' "Revolver" album in 1966. In other news, TURBONEGRO will support QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE on a U.S. tour in March. Confirmed dates so far are as follows:

Mar. 13 - House of Blues - New Orleans, LA
Mar. 14 - New Daisy Theater - Memphis, TN
Mar. 15 - 40 Watt Club - Athens, GA
Mar. 17 - The Marquee Theater - Jacksonville, FL
Mar. 18 - Culture Room - Ft. Lauderdale
Mar. 19 - Twilight - Tampa, FL
Mar. 20 - TBA
Mar. 21 - Hard Rock Live - Orlando, FL
Mar. 22 - House of Blues - North Myrtle Beach, SC
Mar. 23 - Lincoln Theatre - Raleigh, NC
Mar. 24 - Norva Theatre - Norfolk, VA
Mar. 25-31 - TBA

TURBONEGRO have also announced the dates for their upcoming European Tour. They are as follows:

Apr. 29 - Frimis - Örebro, Sweden
Apr. 30 - Vågen - Göteborg, Sweden
May 01 - Munchen Bryggeriet - Stockholm, Sweden
May 02 - KB - Malmö, Sweden
May 03 - Grosse Freiheit 36 - Hamburg, Germany
May 06 - Melkweg - Amsterdam, Netherlands
May 07 - Garage - London, United Kingdom
May 08 - King Tuts Wah Wah Hut - Glasgow, United Kingdom
May 09 - Hope & Grape - Manchester, United Kingdom
May 10 - Acedemy 2 - Birmingham, United Kingdom
May 11 - Whealans - Dublin, Ireland
May 13 - La Tranbendo - Paris, France
May 15 - Sala Jam - Bergara, Spain
May 16 - Aqualung - Madrid, Spain
May 17 - Apolo - Barcelona, Spain
May 19 - Transilvania - Milano, Italy
May 20 - Rote Fabrik - Zürich, Switzerland
May 21 - Elserhalle - München, Germany
May 22 - Longhorn - Stuttgart, Germany
May 23 - E-Werk - Köln, Germany
May 24 - PC69 - Bielefeld, Germany
May 25 - Columbia Halle - Berlin, Germany
May 27 - Siddishallen - Stavanger, Norway
May 28 - Haukelandshallen - Bergen, Norway
May 29 - Trondheim Spektrum/Nidarhallen - Trondheim, Norway
May 31 - Oslo Spektrum - Oslo, Norway
Aug. 09 - Øya Festival - Oslo, Norway

Support at all Swedish dates will come from Norwegian "glam rock" band SILVER. DIVISION OF LAURA LEE will be the opening act on the rest of the tour.


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