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The Postal Service at Sasquatch Music Festival

Check out some photos of The Postal Service at Sasquatch! Music Festival in 2004. They returned to The Gorge a decade later, on Monday, May 27, 2013. (Photo credit Mark Duston)

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The Postal Service Add West Coast Arena and Amphitheater Dates

After selling out over a dozen shows and inspiring the largest crowds of both Coachella weekends, The Postal Service have added five new arena and amphitheater dates to their summer tour commemorating the 10th Anniversary of Give Up! Their first headline tour in a decade will now also include stops along the West Coast including Seattle, WA, Santa Barbara, CA, San Diego, CA and two nights at Los Angeles’ famed Greek Theatre.

A limited amount of pre-sale tickets for the new dates listed below plus a previously announced date at Rogers Arena in Vancouver will be available directly from The Postal Service HERE beginning Wednesday, April 24 at 10am local venue time. By purchasing tickets through this pre-sale, you will be able to buy your tickets before the general public, as well as save money on ticketing fees.

**Visit postalservicemusic.net/tour at 10am PST on April 24 for pre-sale tickets to the six shows listed below**

7/16 Vancouver, BC @ Rogers Arena
7/18 Seattle, WA @ Key Arena
7/20 Santa Barbara, CA @ Santa Barbara Bowl
7/21 San Diego, CA @ SDSU Open Air Theatre
7/23 Los Angeles, CA @ Greek Theatre
7/24 Los Angeles, CA @ Greek Theatre
7/16-7/23 Big Freedia will support
7/24 Divine Fits will support

All dates listed above go on sale 4/27 to the general public except SDSU Open Air Theatre in San Diego and Rogers Arena in Vancouver, which will go on sale 4/26

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THE POSTAL SERVICE ON TOUR

4/09 Reno, NV @ Grand Sierra Theatre * – SOLD OUT
4/10 Davis, CA @ Mondavi Center * – SOLD OUT
4/12 San Luis Obispo CA @ Madonna Expo Center * – SOLD OUT
4/13 Indio, CA @ Coachella – SOLD OUT
4/15 Pomona, CA @ Fox Theater * – SOLD OUT
4/18 Phoenix, AZ @ Comerica Theatre &
4/19 Las Vegas, NV @ Chelsea Ballroom at the Cosmopolitan & – SOLD OUT
4/20 Indio, CA @ Coachella – SOLD OUT
5/18 Manchester, UK @ Academy – SOLD OUT
5/19 London, UK @ Brixton Academy – SOLD OUT
5/20 London, UK @ Brixton Academy – SOLD OUT
5/21 Paris, FR @ Trianon
5/23 Barcelona Primavera Sound 2013
5/27 George, WA @ Sasquatch! Music Festival – SOLD OUT
5/28 Boise, ID @ Knitting Factory * – SOLD OUT
5/29 Magna, UT @ The Saltair *
5/30 Morrison, CO @ Red Rocks Amphitheatre # – SOLD OUT
6/01 Houston, TX @ Free Press Summer Fest
6/02 Cedar Park, TX @ Cedar Park Center
6/03 Grand Prairie, TX @ Verizon Theater #
6/05 Orlando, FL @ Hard Rock Live # – SOLD OUT
6/06 Atlanta, GA @ Fox Theatre # – SOLD OUT
6/07 Raleigh, NC @ Red Hat Amphitheater #
6/08 Columbus, OH @ The LC Pavilion ! – SOLD OUT
6/10 Detroit, MI @ The Fillmore Detroit # – SOLD OUT
6/11 Toronto, ON @ Air Canada Centre §
6/12 Boston, MA @ Bank of America Pavilion §
6/14 New York, NY @ Barclays Center § – SOLD OUT
6/15 New York, NY @ Barclays Center #
6/17 Philadelphia, PA @ Mann Center for Performing Arts #
6/18 Columbia, MD @ Merriweather Post Pavilion #
7/16 Vancouver, BC @ Rogers Arena £
7/17 Portland, OR @ Rose Garden Arena £
7/18, Seattle, WA @ Key Arena £
7/20, Santa Barbara, CA @ Santa Barbara Bowl £
7/21, San Diego, CA @ SDSU Open Air Theatre £
7/23, Los Angeles, CA @ Greek Theatre £
7/24, Los Angeles, CA @ Greek Theatre +
7/26 Berkeley, CA @ Greek Theatre – SOLD OUT
7/27 Berkeley, CA @ Greek Theater
7/30 Kansas City, MO @ Midland Theater §
7/31 Kansas City, MO @ Midland Theater § – SOLD OUT
8/02 St. Paul, MN @ Roy Wilkins Auditorium §
8/03 Chicago, IL @ Lollapalooza

* Baths will support
& YACHT will support
^ Stealing Sheep will support
# Ra Ra Riot will support
! Advance Base will support
£ Big Freedia will support
§Mates of State will support
+ Divine Fits will support

All dates listed above go on sale 4/27 to the general public except SDSU Open Air Theatre in San Diego and Rogers Arena in Vancouver, which will go on sale 4/26

Give Up: Deluxe 10th Anniversary Edition Out Now

Give Up (Deluxe 10th Anniversary Edition) was released today, April 9 on Sub Pop.

The reissue includes the remastered original 10-track album along with 15 bonus tracks, including the brand new songs “Turn Around” and “A Tattered Line of String,” a previously unreleased live recording, and every other official recording the band has ever released, as well as cover versions of Postal Service classics by The Shins and Iron & Wine.

Purchase the album on 3xLP or 2xCD from the band’s online store HERE
on iTunes HERE
or from Amazon HERE

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Give Up: Deluxe 10th Anniversary Edition track listing:

1. The District Sleeps Alone Tonight
2. Such Great Heights
3. Sleeping In
4. Nothing Better
5. Recycled Air
6. Clark Gable
7. We Will Become Silhouettes
8. This Place Is a Prison
9. Brand New Colony
10. Natural Anthem
11. Turn Around
12. A Tattered Line of String
13. Be Still My Heart
14. There’s Never Enough Time
15. Suddenly Everything Has Changed
16. Against All Odds (Take a Look At Me Now)
17. Grow Old With Me
18. Such Great Heights (John Tejada Remix)
19. The District Sleeps Alone Tonight (DJ Downfall Persistent Beat Mix)
20. Be Still My Heart (Nobody Remix)
21. We Will Become Silhouettes (Matthew Dear Remix)
22. Nothing Better (Styrofoam Remix)
23. Recycled Air (Live on KEXP)
24. We Will Become Silhouettes (Performed by The Shins)
25. Such Great Heights (Performed by Iron & Wine)

Ra Ra Riot, Mates of State and Big Freedia Announced as Support

Ra Ra Riot, Mates of State, and Big Freedia will support select dates on the Postal Service’s upcoming tour, joining the list of very special guests that includes Baths, YACHT and Advance Base.

A dozen of the shows on this tour commemorating the 10th Anniversary of Give Up have already completely sold out. The dates kick off tomorrow, April 9 in Reno at the Grand Sierra Theatre. A complete list of dates is below.

4/09 Reno, NV @ Grand Sierra Theatre * – SOLD OUT
4/10 Davis, CA @ Mondavi Center * – SOLD OUT
4/12 San Luis Obispo CA @ Madonna Expo Center * – SOLD OUT
4/13 Indio, CA @ Coachella – SOLD OUT
4/15 Pomona, CA @ Fox Theater * – SOLD OUT
4/18 Phoenix, AZ @ Comerica Theatre &
4/19 Las Vegas, NV @ Chelsea Ballroom at the Cosmopolitan & – SOLD OUT
4/20 Indio, CA @ Coachella – SOLD OUT
5/18 Manchester, UK @ Academy – SOLD OUT
5/19 London, UK @ Brixton Academy – SOLD OUT
5/20 London, UK @ Brixton Academy – SOLD OUT
5/21 Paris, FR @ Trianon
5/23 Barcelona Primavera Sound 2013
5/27 George, WA @ Sasquatch! Music Festival – SOLD OUT
5/28 Boise, ID @ Knitting Factory * – SOLD OUT
5/29 Magna, UT @ The Saltair *
5/30 Morrison, CO @ Red Rocks Amphitheatre #
6/01 Houston, TX @ Free Press Summer Fest
6/02 Cedar Park, TX @ Cedar Park Center
6/03 Grand Prairie, TX @ Verizon Theater #
6/05 Orlando, FL @ Hard Rock Live # – SOLD OUT
6/06 Atlanta, GA @ Fox Theatre # – SOLD OUT
6/07 Raleigh, NC @ Red Hat Amphitheater #
6/08 Columbus, OH @ The LC Pavilion ! – SOLD OUT
6/10 Detroit, MI @ The Fillmore Detroit # – SOLD OUT
6/11 Toronto, ON @ Air Canada Centre §
6/12 Boston, MA @ Bank of America Pavilion §
6/14 New York, NY @ Barclays Center § – SOLD OUT
6/15 New York, NY @ Barclays Center #
6/17 Philadelphia, PA @ Mann Center for Performing Arts #
6/18 Columbia, MD @ Merriweather Post Pavilion #
7/16 Vancouver, BC @ Rogers Arena £
7/17 Portland, OR @ Rose Garden Arena £
7/26 Berkeley, CA @ Greek Theatre Berkeley £ – SOLD OUT
7/27 Berkeley, CA @ Greek Theater
7/30 Kansas City, MO @ Midland Theater §
7/31 Kansas City, MO @ Midland Theater § – SOLD OUT
8/02 St. Paul, MN @ Roy Wilkins Auditorium §
8/03 Chicago, IL @ Lollapalooza

* Baths will support
& YACHT will support
^ Stealing Sheep will support
# Ra Ra Riot will support
! Advance Base will support
£ Big Freedia will support
§ Mates of State will support

Watch an Exclusive Interview with The Postal Service via NPR

Check out NPR music for an exclusive video interview featuring Ben and Jimmy talking about the history of The Postal Service.

Lollapalooza 2013

The Postal Service will perform Saturday, August 3rd at Lollapalooza 2013. Tickets go on sale Wednesday, April 3 at 10am CST.

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