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2012 Tour Dates

August 30th, 2012 (Thursday) London, UK Bush Hall
July 9th, 2012 (Monday) Rome, Italy Rock in Roma with The Cure and Crystal Castles
September 1st, 2012 (Saturday) Dublin, Ireland Electric Picnic Festival with Sigur Ros and The Cure
November 23rd, 2012 (Friday) Barcelona, Spain Salamandra 2
November 24th, 2012 (Saturday) Madrid, Spain Sala Cats
December 1st, 2012 (Saturday) Bucharest, Romania Club Panic Event Info

2010 Tour Dates

April 7th, 2010 (Wednesday) London, UK The Jazz Cafe
April 17th, 2010 (Saturday) Dublin, Ireland Whelans

2009 Tour Dates

April 22nd, 2009 (Tuesday) Paris, France La Maroquinerie
April 23rd, 2009 (Wednesday) Grenoble, France Le Ciel
April 24th, 2009 (Thursday) Marseille, France Le Poste a Galene
May 14th, 2009 (Thursday) Bristol, England Cube Cinema | Support: Holloys
May 24th, 2009 (Sunday) Hertogenbosch, Netherlands W2
May 25th, 2009 (Monday) Amsterdam, Netherlands Paradiso (early show, cranes onstage at 7:00)
May 27th, 2009 (Wednesday) Huy/Liege, Belgium Atelier Rock Photos
May 28th, 2009 (Thursday) Hamburg, Germany Knust
May 29th, 2009 (Friday) Berlin, Germany Magnet | Tickets
May 30th, 2009 (Saturday) Leipzig, Germany WGT
July 4th, 2009 (Saturday) Gothenberg, Sweden Parken
July 9th, 2009 (Thursday) Seville, Spain Nocturama Festival Photos
August 8th, 2009 (Saturday) Festival, Sesto al Reghena - Italy Photos
October 29th, 2009 (Thursday) Malmo, Sweden Babel Photos
October 30th, 2009 (Friday) Goteborg, Sweden Parken
November 21st, 2009 (Saturday) London, England Luminaire

2008 Tour Dates

October 14th, 2008 (Tuesday) Paris, France La Locomotive
October 16th, 2008 (Thursday) Brussels, Belgium VK
October 17th, 2008 (Friday) Marburg, Germany Cafe Trauma
October 19th, 2008 (Sunday) Freiburg, Germany Cafe Atlantik
October 21st, 2008 (Wednesday) Rome, Italy Circolo degli Artisti
October 23rd, 2008 (Thursday) Milano, Italy Musicdrome
October 24th, 2008 (Friday) Cesena, Italy Vidia Club
October 25th, 2008 (Saturday) S. Giorgio In Bosco (Padova, Veneto) La Gabbia
October 27th, 2008 (Monday) Koln, Germany MTC
October 29th, 2008 (Wednesday) London, UK Hoxton Square Bar Photos

2006 Tour Dates

June 3rd, 2005 (Saturday) - Latvia - Valmiera Festival

2005 Tour Dates

January 27th, 2005 (Thursday) Freiburg, Germany Cafe Atlantik
January 28th, 2005 (Friday) Bologna, Italy Teatro Polivalente Occupato Photos/Setlist
January 29th, 2005 (Saturday) Geneva, Switzerland Undertown Photos/Setlist
February 1st, 2005 (Tuesday) Cologne, Germany Kantine
February 2nd, 2005 (Wednesday) Liege, Belgium Soundstation Photos/Setlist
May 27th, 2005 (Friday) Amsterdam, The Netherlands Paradiso (upstairs) Photos/Setlist
May 28th, 2005 (Saturday) Brussels, Belgium VK Photos/Setlist
July 16th, 2005 (Saturday) London, UK Wired Women All Day Festival at The Spitz
July 22nd, 2005 (Friday) Tonsberg, Norway Slottsfjell Festival
July 24th, 2005 (Sunday) Oxfordshire, England Truck Festival
August 10th, 2005 (Wednesday) Lokeren, Belgium Lokerse Feesten - w/The Cure, Mercury Rev Photos/Setlist
August 28th, 2005 (Sunday) Berlin, Germany Wuhlheide Stadium - The Cure + Cranes
Septemer 1st, 2005 (Thurday) Athens, Greece Terravibe Stadium - The Cure + Cranes

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Cranes Tour Dates

May 11th (Tuesday) Helsinki, Finland Tavastia Photos
May 12th (Wednesday) Turku, Finland Klubi Photos
May 13th (Thursday) Tampere, Finland Klubi Photos
May 14th (Friday) Jyvaskyla, Finland Lutakko Photos
May 16th (Sunday) Aarhus, Denmark Train
May 17th (Monday) Copenhagen, Denmark Vega Photos/Video/Setlist
May 20th (Thursday) Hamburg, Germany Logo
May 21st (Friday) Hertogenbosch, Holland W2 Photos/Setlist
May 22nd (Saturday) Brussels, Belgium VK Photos/Setlist
May 24th (Monday) Strasbourg, France La Laiterie
May 25th (Tuesday) Zurich, Switzerland Dynamo Photos/Setlist
May 28th (Friday) Rome, Italy Black Out Photos/Setlist
May 30th (Sunday) Freiburg, Germany Cafe Atlantik
June 1st (Tuesday) Paris, France La Locomotive Photos/Setlist
June 3rd (Thursday) Berlin, Germany Knaak Photos/Setlist
June 4th (Friday) Leiden, Holland LVC Photos/Review
June 5th (Saturday) Utrecht, Holland Ekko Photos/Review
June 11th (Friday) London, England Bush Hall Photos/Video/Setlist
June 25th (Friday) Cologne, Germany Tanzbrunnen (supporting The Cure) Photos/Setlist
July 9th (Friday) Manchester, England Move Festival (supporting The Cure) Photos/Setlist
July 15th (Thursday) Portsmouth, England The Wedgewood Rooms
September 1st (Wednesday) Glasgow, Scotland King Tuts
September 3rd (Friday) Bristol, England Cube Cinema
September 5th (Sunday) Colchester, England Colchester Arts Centre
September 6th (Monday) Norwich, England Norwich Arts Centre
September 7th (Tuesday) London, England Institute of Contemporary Arts (ICA) Photos/Setlist
December 22nd (Wednesday) London, England The Spitz (Jim/Ali electronica set)

2003 Shows

February 13th 2003 (Thursday) - Aarhus, Denmark at Train
February 14th 2003 (Friday) - Copenhagen, Denmark at Rust / Vibration Festival
June 21st 2003 (Saturday) - London, UK at Bush Hall

Cranes Tour Dates
October 10th (Thursday) Liege, Belgium Soundstation
October 11th (Friday) Brussels, Belgium VK
October 12th (Saturday) Amsterdam, Holland Melkweg Photos/Review
October 13th (Sunday) Tilburg, Holland O13 Photos/Review
October 23rd (Wednesday) Vienna, Austria WUK Photos/Review
October 25th (Friday) Pordenone, Italy Deposito Giordani
October 26th (Saturday) Ancona, Italy Mamamia
October 28th (Monday) Rome, Italy Black Out
October 29th (Tuesday) Massa, Italy Baroanda Photos/Setlist

July 27th 2002 Saturday - Hyde Park - London, UK - The Cure, Mogwai, and Cranes
August 2nd 2002 Friday - Benicassim Festival, Spain
November 9th 2002 Saturday - Mexico City, Mexico - Circo Volador

Cranes 2002 Tour
April 18th (Thursday) Portsmouth, England The Wedgewood Rooms Photos/Setlist
April 24th (Wednesnday) Washington, DC The Black Cat Photos/Review
April 25th (Thursday) Boston, MA Middle East Photos
April 26th (Friday) Philadelphia, PA North Star Photos/Review
April 27th (Saturday) NYC, NY The Knitting Factory
April 28th (Sunday) NYC, NY The Knitting Factory Photos/Review
April 30th (Tuesday) Toronto Lee's Palace Photos/Review
May 1st (Wednesday) Cleveland, OH Beachland Ballroom Photos/Setlist
May 2nd (Thursday) Detroit, MI Magic Stick
May 3rd (Friday) Chicago, IL The Metro
May 4th (Saturday) St. Louis, MO The Galaxy Photos/Review
May 6th (Monday) Denver, CO The Bluebird Theatre
May 9th (Thursday) Seattle, WA Graceland Photos/Review
May 10th (Friday) Vancouver, Canada New Music West 2002
May 11th (Saturday) Portland, OR Music Millennium In-store Photos/Setlist
May 11th (Saturday) Portland, OR Berbatis Pan
May 13th (Monday) San Francisco, CA Amoeba Music In-store Photos/Setlist
May 14th (Tuesday) San Francisco, CA Slim's Photos/Review
May 15th (Wednesday) Los Angeles, CA Amoeba Music In-store Photos/Review
May 16th (Thursday) Los Angeles, CA El Rey Theatre Photos/Review
May 17th (Friday) Phoenix, AZ Big Fish Pub Photos/Review
May 20th (Monday) Dallas, TX Trees
May 21st (Tuesday) Austin, TX Steamboat Photos/Review
May 22nd (Wednesday) New Orleans Shim Sham Club
May 24th (Friday) Atlanta, GA Cotton Club Photos/Review
May 25th (Saturday) St. Petersburg, FL State Theatre Photos/Video/Review
May 26th (Sunday) Orlando, FL The Social Photos/Setlist


June 5th, Tuesday - Northhampton, UK - Roadmender
June 9th, Saturday - London, UK - The Mean Fiddler
June 24th, Sunday - Fete de la Musique - Geneva, Switzerland
August 4th, Saturday - EuroRock, Belgium
September 18th, Tuesday - Les Nuits Botaniques at L'Orangerie - Brussels, Belgium
September 19th, Wednesday - Paris, France - La Locomotive
October 11th, Thursday - Milan, Italy - Tunnel
October 12th, Friday - Rome, Italy - Blackout
October 13th, Saturday - Florence, Italy - Siddartha
October 24th, Wednesday - London, UK - The Garage
October 25th, Thursday - Colchester, UK - Colchester Arts Centre
November 10th, Saturday - Paris, France - Acoustic Set at FNAC Montparnasse
November 29th, Thursday - Portsmouth UK - Southdowns College - College Road, Havant


February 26th, Saturday - London, UK - The Garage
March 3rd, Friday - Mexico City, Mexico - Hard Rock Live
March 4th, Saturday - Guadalahara, Mexico - Hard Rock Live

August 3rd, Thursday- Portsmouth, UK - The Wedgewood Rooms
August 6th, Sunday - Bristol, UK - Fleece and Firkin
August 9th, Wednesday - Portugal - Arcos de Valdevez Festival


September 5th, Sunday - Portsmouth, UK - The Wedgewood Rooms
September 9th, Thursday - Leiden, Holland - LVC
September 11th, Saturday - Waremme, Belgium - Waremme Capitale Festival


May 14th - Fribourg, Switzerland - Espace 2c
May 15th - Lausanne, Switzerland - Balelec Festival
May 16th - Zurich, Switzerland - Dynamo



6th Portsmouth @ Wedgewood Rooms
13th London @ Kings College


7th Atlanta @ The Masquerade
8th off
9th Baltimore @ 8x10 Club
10th off
11th Philidelphia @ Theater of Living Arts
12th New York @ Irving Plaza
13th NYC instore @ Virgin Megastore
14th Washington DC @ 9:30 Club
15th Boston @ Axis
16th off
17th Montreal @ Club Soda
18th Toronto @ The Opera House
19th off
20th Cleveland @ Peabody`s Down Under
21st Detroit @ St Andrews Hall
22nd Chicago @ The Metro cool interview with Jim
23rd off
24th off
25th Austin @ The Electric Lounge
26th Houston @ The Urban Art Bar
27th Dallas @ Trees Nightclub
28th off
29th Denver @ Ogden Theatre
30th off
31st Salt Lake City @ The Bar and Grill


1st off
2nd Vancouver @ Starfish Rooms
3rd Seattle @ Moes
4th Portland @ Berbatis Pan
5th San Francisco @ Slim's
6th off
7th Los Angeles @ Luna Park
8th Los Angeles @ The Roxy !!Very Cool!!
9th Phoenix @ Gibson's

The US tour concludes, but the Euro tour begins.


26th Nottingham, UK @ Rock City (The Rig)
27th Leeds, UK @ Duchess of York
29th London @ Union Chapel
30th off


1st Amsterdam, Holland @ The Melkweg
2nd Eindhoven, Holland @ The Effenaar
3rd Krefeld, Germany @ Kultur Fabrik Festival
4th off
5th Hamburg, Germany @ Logo
6th Aarhus, Denmark @ Husets Musikteater
7th Odense, Denmark @ Rytmeposten
8th off
9th Bergen, Norway @ Hulen
10th Oslo, Norway @ Rockefeller
11th off
12th Stockholm, Sweden @ Studion
13th Lund, Sweden @ Salamands
14th Malmo, Sweden @ KB
15th off
16th Copenhagen, Denmark @ Vega
17th Hildesheim, Germany @ Vies Linden
18th Berlin, Germany @ Huxley's
19th Leipzig, Germany @ Eiskeller - The Wave Festival
20th off
21st Frankfurt, Germany @ Batschapp
22nd Munchen, Germany @ Strom
23rd off
24th Pordenone, Italy @ Atrium
25th off
26th Roma, Italy @ Frontiera
27th Milano, Italy @ Rainbow Club
28th off
29th Geneva, Switzerland @ L'Usine
30th Lille, France @ L'Aeronef
31st Paris, France @ La Cigale


1st Gent, Belgium @ Vooruit
2nd Rotterdam, Holland @ Nighttown
3rd off
4th Bordeaux, France @ Le Jimmy
5th Montpellier, France @ Victoire 2
6th off
7th Strasbourg, France @ La Laiterie

Be sure to check out these classic pictures from previous tours.

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