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Modest Mouse share 'Of Course We Know,' announce tour dates

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Forecast 2015 | The misanthropic dukes of Northwest indie rock are finishing up their first full-length since 2007—which means 100 percent more of the off-kilter rhythms, oddly addictive…
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Modest Mouse has released a new song, “Of Course We Know,” the fourth from their upcoming Strangers To Ourselves, and accompanied it with a big tour announcement. So far, the dates stretch from March 7 in Tampa and go through July 25, with a couple festival stops, including a spot at the HomeAway Music and Arts Festival in Ontario. It makes for the Northwest indie-rock icons’ most extensive tour in years after they canceled their 2013 tour to work on Strangers To Ourselves

Strangers To Ourselves is due March 17, and three other tracks are already available: the apocalyptic “Lampshades On Fire,” the dark, howling, Moon and Antarctica-like “The Ground Walks, With Time in a Box,” and “Coyotes” (which comes complete with an adorable music video).

03-07 Tampa, FL – Gasparilla Music Festival

03-09 Athens, GA – Georgia Theatre*

03-10 Chattanooga, TN – Track 29*

03-12 Charleston, SC – North Charleston PAC*

03-13 Raleigh, NC – The Ritz*

03-18 New York, NY – Webster Hall*

03-19 New York, NY – Webster Hall*

04-17 Buffalo, NY – Asbury Hall at Babeville

04-19 Ithaca, NY – Barton Hall at Cornell University

04-20 Pittsburgh, PA – Stage AE

04-22 Memphis, TN – Minglewood Hall

04-24 Oklahoma City, OK – Diamond Ballroom

04-25 Frisco, TX – Edge Fest

05-23 Chelan, WA – Sasquatch Music Festival

06-19 Dover, DE – Firefly Festival

06-26 Odense, Denmark – Tinderbox Festival

07-01 Gdynia, Poland – Open’er Festival

07-05 Birmingham, England – The Institute

07-07 Manchester, England – The Ritz

07-08 Leeds, England – O2 Academy Leeds

07-09 Newcastle, England – 02 Academy Newcastle

07-12 Perth, Scotland – T in the Park

07-19 Louisville, KY – Forecastle Festival

07-22 Brooklyn, NY – Prospect Park Bandshell

07-23 Boston, MA – Blue Hills Bank Pavilion

07-25 Oro-Medonte, Ontario – HomeAway Music and Arts Festival

* with Mimicking Birds