Shipping News May dates, new material

Just as the rad poster says, Shipping News will be playing a few dates near the end of May. For two U.S. and four European live performances, the band will not only be offering up the increasingly rare chance to see them play, but also the opportunity to hear their first new material since 2005s Flies the Fields.

Tour dates:
5/21 - The Pour House, Louisville, KY - with Young Widows
5/22 - The Hideout, Chicago, IL - with The Poison Arrows
5/25 - Maroqinerie, Paris, France
5/26 - L'Olympic, Nantes, France
5/27 - Le Grand Mix, Tourcoing, France
5/29 - Primavera Sound Festival, Barcelona, Spain with Shellac