Two iconic synthpop bands just announced a joint North American tour. New Order and Pet Shop Boys will co-headline a handful of dates in the U.S. and Canada this summer. They’re calling it the Unity Tour.
According to the announcement, both bands will play a full set with the headliner alternating each night.
Tickets go on sale this Friday, February 28. More info here.
Full list of dates below:
09/05 Toronto, Ontario
09/09 Boston, Massachusettes
09/11 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
09/12 New York, New York
09/15 Columbia, Maryland
09/18 Chicago, Illinois
09/20 Minneapolis, Minnesota
09/24 Vancouver, British Columbia
09/26 George, Washington
09/30 San Francisco, California
10/02 Los Angeles, California
Bernard Sumner of New Order and the members of Pet Shop Boys have teamed up before. They worked together on the Electronic project, which included ex-Smiths guitarist Johnny Marr. Here’s “Getting Away With It,” which features both Sumner and Neil Tennant singing. The song is supposedly about Morrissey.