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A.A. Bondy: January/February Headlining Tour Dates

A.A. Bondy has announced a new headlining tour that will begin January 8th in Memphis, TN, and wrap up February 3rd in Buffalo, NY.  Currently winding down a run of headline dates, he will perform his final show of 2009 tonight at the Bowery Ballroom in New York, NY.

Bondy has been on the road nearly non-stop since June in support of his sophomore album When The Devil's Loose.  Released September 1st by Fat Possum Records, the album has been praised by NPR, Spin, Nylon, Time Out New York, The A.V. Club, American Songwriter, Blurt, V Magazine, and Popmatters, among others.  His current headlining performances have been drawing high marks as well, with The A.V. Club Milwaukee calling his November 24th show "quietly captivating" and noting "He knows when to keep it simple and understated, like on the set opener 'Mightiest Of Guns' or 'I Can See The Pines Are Dancing'-both off of this year's When The Devil's Loose-and when to throw mid-song curveballs that can transform the otherwise plaintive 'A Slow Parade' from a whisper to a scream."

Over the past six months, Bondy has toured with Conor Oberst and the Mystic Valley Band, The Felice Brothers, and Elvis Perkins in Dearland, in addition to several headlining tours.  He also performed at the Bonnaroo and Sasquatch! music festivals this year.

Additionally, Bondy has had songs placed on several television shows recently: ABC's "Good Morning America," FOX's "House" and "Bones," NBC's "Friday Night Lights," and the CW's "One Tree Hill."

A.A. Bondy tour dates:

DEC. 9          NEW YORK, NY                  BOWERY BALLROOM
JAN. 8           MEMPHIS, TN                    HI-TONE CAFÉ
JAN. 9           FAYETTEVILLE, AR             GEORGE'S MAJESTIC LOUNGE
JAN. 11         FORT WORTH, TX               LOLA'S
JAN. 12         SANTA FE, NM                   SANTA FE BREWING COMPANY
JAN. 13         PHOENIX, AZ                     RHYTHM ROOM
JAN. 14         TUCSON, AZ                      SOLAR CULTURE
JAN. 15         SAN DIEGO, CA                  THE CASBAH
JAN. 16         LOS ANGELES, CA              EAGLE ROCK CENTER FOR THE ARTS
JAN. 18         SANTA BARBARA, CA          MUDDY WATERS
JAN. 19         VISALIA, CA                      CELLAR DOOR
JAN. 20         SAN FRANCISCO, CA          CAFÉ DU NORD
JAN. 22         PORTLAND, OR                  MISSISSIPPI STUDIOS
JAN. 23         SEATTLE, WA                     THE TRACTOR TAVERN
JAN. 25         SPOKANE, WA                   THE BLVD
JAN. 26         BOISE, ID                         NEUROLUX
JAN. 27         SALT LAKE CITY, UT            URBAN LOUNGE
JAN. 28         DENVER, CO                      HI-DIVE
JAN. 29         LAWRENCE, KS                  JACKPOT MUSIC HALL
JAN. 30         AMES, IA                           MAINTENANCE SHOP
FEB. 1           MADISON, WI                    HIGH NOON SALOON
FEB. 2           ANN ARBOR, MI                  BLIND PIG
FEB. 3           BUFFALO, NY                     MOHAWK PLACE

A.A. Bondy: Nov/Dec U.S. Headlining Tour

With European dates with The Felice Brothers now underway, A.A. Bondy has announced a new run of headlining shows in late November and early December.  The tour, which will follow his previously announced dates with Elvis Perkins in Dearland, will begin November 24th at Club Garibaldi in Milwaukee, WI, and wrap up December 9th at the Bowery Ballroom in New York, NY.

Bondy's sophomore album When The Devil's Loose was released September 1st on Fat Possum and has been garnering high praise from the media, such as Spin, NPR's All Songs Considered, Nylon, Time Out New York, V Magazine, The Onion, and American Songwriter, among others. Download the title track here and second single "I Can See The Pines Are Dancing" here.

Bondy also stopped by The Tripwire in September to play three songs for their acoustic session series 'The Fireplace' (watch it here).

A.A. Bondy headlining dates:

NOV. 24         MILWAUKEE, WI                 CLUB GARIBALDI

NOV. 25         MINNEAPOLIS, MN              400 BAR

NOV. 27         OMAHA, NE                        SLOWDOWN, JR.

NOV. 28         COLUMBIA, MO                   MOJO'S

NOV. 30         COLUMBUS, OH                  THE BASEMENT

DEC. 1           AKRON, OH                        MUSICA

DEC. 2           PONTIAC, MI                      VERNORS ROOM @ THE CROFOOT

DEC. 3           TORONTO, ONT                  EL MOCAMBO

DEC. 4           MONTREAL, QUE                 THE GREEN ROOM

DEC. 5           BURLINGTON, VT                HIGHER GROUND

DEC. 7           PORTLAND, ME                   SPACE GALLERY

DEC. 8           NORTHAMPTON, MA            IRON HORSE MUSIC HALL

DEC. 9           NEW YORK, NY                   BOWERY BALLROOM

Previously announced A.A. Bondy dates:

OCT. 19         BIRMINGHAM, UK                  GLEE CLUB*

OCT. 20         MANCHESTER, UK                  ACADEMY 3*

OCT. 21         LONDON, UK                         THE SOCIAL%

OCT. 22         LONDON, UK                         SHEPHERDS BUSH EMPIRE*

OCT. 24         AMSTERDAM, NL                    PARADISO (upstairs)*

OCT. 26         UTRECHT, NL                         TIVOLI*

OCT. 27         FRANKFURT, DE                      BATSCHKAPP*

NOV. 1          CHARLESTON, WV                  MOUNTAIN STAGE#

NOV. 3          CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA            THE SOUTHERN#

NOV. 4          ASHEVILLE, NC                       GREY EAGLE#

NOV. 5          ATLANTA, GA                          THE EARL#

NOV. 6          ST. AUGUSTINE, FL                  CAFÉ 11#

NOV. 7          ORLANDO, FL                          THE SOCIAL#

NOV. 9          TALLAHASSEE, FL                    CLUB DOWNUNDER#

NOV. 10         BIRMINGHAM, AL                    BOTTLETREE#

NOV. 11         NEW ORLEANS, LA                  THE PARISH#

NOV. 12         HOUSTON, TX                        WALTERS ON WASHINGTON#

NOV. 13         AUSTIN, TX                            THE PARISH#

NOV. 14         DALLAS, TX                            CAMBRIDGE ROOM#

NOV. 16         LITTLE ROCK, AR                    STICKY FINGERZ#

NOV. 17         NASHVILLE, TN                      MERCY LOUNGE#

NOV. 18         LOUISVILLE, KY                      ZANZABAR#

NOV. 19         BLOOMINGTON, IN                  THE VIDEO SALOON#

NOV. 20         ST. LOUIS, MO                        GARGOYLE CLUB#

NOV. 21         CHICAGO, IL                           LINCOLN HALL#

* with The Felice Brothers

% Bondy solo

# with Elvis Perkins in Dearland