Broken Social Scene will take to the road in Asia and Europe this Spring for the “Impregnate The Skies” tour, which will see the band performing in nine countries beginning May 9 in Istanbul, Turkey and finishing May 26 in Helsinki, Finland. Line-up for the tour will consist of Brendan Canning, Kevin Drew, Justin Peroff, Charles Spearin, Sam Goldberg, Amy Millan and Evan Cranley. The tour includes numerous markets that Broken Social Scene will be performing in for the first time, and will be performing songs from 2003’s You Forgot It In People, 2005’s Broken Social Scene, 2007’s Broken Social Scene Presents: Kevin Drew Spirit If…, and will debut songs from the upcoming Broken Social Scene presents: Brendan Canning album due out via Arts & Crafts this summer. [July 22, 2008]
In other BSS news, the band also recently scored the music to the film The Tracey Fragments, (starring fellow Canadian Ellen Page), which premieres May 9 in NYC at the Village East Cinemas. The Tracey Fragments Soundtrack will be available in your finer neighborhood record stores and Amazon.com on April 29, 2008.
View the trailer for The Tracey Fragments here.
All BSS tour dates after the jump.
Broken Social Scene “Impregnate The Skies” 2008 Tour Dates
05/09/08 – Istanbul, Turkey @ Babylon Bar
05/10/08 – Istanbul, Turkey @ Babylon Bar
05/12/08 – Nijmegen, Netherlands @ Doornroosje
05/13/08 – Amsterdam, Netherlands @ Maxx at Melkweg
05/14/08 – Paris, France @ Elysee Montmartre
05/15/08 – Luxembourg, Luxembourg @ Den Atelier
05/16/08 – Vilagarcia De Arousa, Spain @ Fexdega – Festical Do Norte
05/18/08 – Minehead @ Butlins, UK @ All Tomorrow’s Parties
05/20/08 – Dublin, Ireland @ Vicar Street
05/21/08 – Sheffield, UK @ Leadmill
05/22/08 – Oxford, UK @ Carling Academy
05/23/08 – London, UK @ Shepherds Bush Empire
05/25/08 – Moscow, Russia @ IKRA Club
05/26/08 – Helsinki, Finland @ Tavastia