The Backseat Lovers have announced their 2023 North American tour dates. The four-piece will return stateside after participating in Australia and New Zealand’s Laneway Festival, as well as an extensive tour of Europe and the U.K. in the first quarter of the year. Kicking off April 18th at Vancouver’s Orpheum Theatre, the band continue to play significantly larger rooms with each new tour. Announcing multiple nights at Portland’s Roseland Ballroom, other stops include LA’s Hollywood Palladium on April 26th, Nashville’s famed Ryman Auditorium on May 25th, and more. See all tour dates below. Tickets go on sale this Friday, November 18th at 10AM local time. Visit https://www.thebackseatlovers.com/tour for more info.
The band is currently on a sold out Fall tour where the band has been performing the new album live, in its entirety, they will end their run with two shows in the band’s hometown of Salt Lake City.Full tour dates listed below.
On October 28th, The Backseat Lovers released their new album Waiting To Spill (Capitol Records). The album made a big splash on the charts, coming in at #1 Alternative New Artist Albums, #2 Heatseekers Albums, #4 Current Alternative Albums, #6 Current Rock Albums. #9 Vinyl Albums, #9 Internet Albums, #18 Current Album Sales, #21 Billboard Album Sales and #24 Billboard Top Alternative Albums.
The Backseat Lovers recently made their network television debut on CBS Mornings, performing “Slowing Down,” “Know your Name” and “Growing/Dying.” They will make their late night TV debut on November 17th on Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35p/10:35p CT on ABC.
Prior to the release of the full project, the band shared early singles, “Slowing Down,” “Close Your Eyes” and “Growing/Dying.” The album is released in digital, 180g vinyl, cassette, and CD formats. In addition to the standard black vinyl, there is a dark green vinyl edition, available only from the band’s online store, and a clear vinyl version, which can be found exclusively at indie retailers. On the new record, the band explain, “Waiting to Spill has been one of the most important things we’ve been a part of both as people and musicians.”
Waiting to Spill is the follow-up to the group’s acclaimed 2019 debut, When We Were Friends, which racked up over 340 million global streams and featured the top 20 Alternative hit “Kilby Girl.”
The Backseat Lovers 2023 North American tour:
4/18 – Vancouver, BC @ Orpheum
4/19 – Seattle, WA @ Paramount Theatre
4/21 – Portland, OR @ Roseland Theater
4/22 – Portland, OR @ Roseland Theater
4/24 – Oakland, CA @ Fox Theater
4/26 – Hollywood, CA @ Hollywood Palladium
4/28 – Las Vegas, NV @ Brooklyn Bowl
4/29 – Phoenix, AZ @ Arizona Financial Theatre
4/30 – San Diego, CA @ SOMA – Mainstage
5/15 – Denver, CO @ The Mission Ballroom
5/17 – Austin, TX @ Moody Amphitheater at Waterloo Greenway
5/18 – Dallas, TX @ The Factory in Deep Ellum
5/19 – Houston, TX @ Bayou Place
5/22 – Orlando, FL @ House of Blues Orlando
5/23 – St. Petersburg, FL @ Jannus Landing
5/25 – Nashville, TN @ Ryman Auditorium
5/26 – Charlotte, NC @ The Fillmore Charlotte
5/27 – Raleigh, NC @ The Ritz
5/30 – Washington, DC @ The Anthem
5/31 – Philadelphia, PA @ The Fillmore Philadelphia
6/1 – Boston, MA @ Roadrunner
6/3 – Toronto, ON @ History