The National Announces Intimate Shows in Paris, New York, London, More

first_imgThe National has announced a run of intimate performances in select cities ranging from New York to Paris scheduled for this April. The brief run of concerts is being billed under, “A Special Evening With The National,” and will begin with a performance a France’s Paris at Olympia on April 16th.Following the opening night in Paris, the band will head to London for a show at the Royal Festival Hall on April 18th, followed by scheduled stops at the Beacon Theatre in New York, NY (4/22); Roy Thomson Hall in Toronto, ON (4/24); and the Orpheum Theatre in Los Angeles, CA (4/26).Related: Eaux Claires Music Festival Announces Hiatus For 2019The upcoming performances mark the first shows for the band in 2019. The alternative rock band toured heavily in 2018 following the 2017 release of their seventh studio album, Sleep Well Beast. They also celebrated the 10-year anniversary reissue of 2007’s Boxer in 2017 as well. The band also marked an end to their busy 2018 this past fall when they hosted a mix of performers ranging from Jason Isbell and Phoebe Bridgers for their two-day, “There’s No Leaving New York” weekend event at New York City’s Forest Hills Stadium this past September.Other performances on the band’s upcoming 2019 concert schedule include appearances throughout the summer months at Bonnaroo, Spain’s Mad Cool Festival, and Italy’s Ypsigrock Festival, just to name a few. They’re also scheduled to team up with Florence + The Machine for a performance in London’s Hyde Park on July 13th.Tickets for New York, Toronto, and Los Angeles concerts will begin general on-sale this Saturday, March 2nd at 10 a.m. Local. The Paris and London concerts will go on sale starting the following Monday, March 4th at 10 a.m. Local. Fans can click here for tickets and information.last_img read more