Violent Femmes will be making a very rare television appearance tonight (February 23) on CBS' Late Show with Stephen Colbert where they will be performing their new single.
The band will take the stage on the late night talk show for their first live network television appearance in 16 years to perform their single "Memory," a track that comes from their forthcoming album "We Can Do Anything", which will be released on March 4th.
The band has also announced the initial dates for their upcoming North American tour in support of the album. The U.S. and Canadian leg of their world tour will kick off on May 2nd in Salt Lake City.
Announced Violent Femmes Tour Dates:
5/2 - Salt Lake City, UT - The Depot
5/3 - Phoenix, AZ - Marquee Theatre
5/5 - Las Vegas, NV - Brooklyn Bowl
5/6 - San Diego, CA - Humphrey's Concerts By The Bay
5/7 - Los Angeles, CA - Orpheum Theatre
5/8 - Santa Ana, CA - The Observatory
5/10 - San Francisco, CA - The Fillmore
5/11 - San Francisco, CA - The Fillmore
5/13 - Portland, OR - Crystal Ballroom
5/14 - Seattle, WA - Showbox at the Market
5/15 - Vancouver, BC - Commodore Ballroom
5/17 - Spokane, WA - Knitting Factory
5/18 - Boise, ID - Knitting Factory Concert House
5/19 - Missoula, MT - The Wilma
Additional dates to be announced soon.