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Monokino (Amsterdam, Holland) proudly announces their USA/Canada Tour, which
takes place during the entire month of June 2011. Some facts:
Between the 2nd and the 26th of June, we'll play 12 gigs, of which 3 are
festivals, spread over 6 cities, covering a total of 3851 miles and averaging
321 miles per gig. The longest trip ranges from Toronto to Calgary (1409 miles)
and the closest gig to Amsterdam is in Montreal (3715 miles), which will also be
The tour schedule includes three festivals:
- NXNE (Toronto, Canada): two shows on the 17th and 18th
Other bands include Aids Wolf, Deerhoof, Black Flag, DEVO, Art Brut, Dum Dum
Girls, Chad van Gaalen, Dirty Beaches and Descendents.
- Sled Island (Calgary, Canada): two shows on the 23rd and 24th
Other bands including Blonde Redhead, the Dandy Warhols, Off Montreal,
Buzzcocks, The Raveonettes.
- Weapons of Mass Creation (Cleveland Ohio, USA): one show on the 11th
Other bands include American Werewolves, Tom Evanchuck and Red Sun.
The rest of the tour consists of club shows spread over three different cities:
- New York: three shows on the 6th, 7th and 8th
with Kristeen Young and Love Inks
- Montreal: two shows on the 2nd and 3rd
- Rochester: one show on the 12th