David Byrne and St. Vincent Announce Collaborative Album Love This Giant and Fall 2012 Tour Dates

June 14th, 2012
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After two and a half years that we’ve been waiting in anticipation, David Byrne and St. Vincent have finally released the details regarding their collaborative album.  Love This Giant is set to be released September 11 via 4AD/Todo Mundo.  Download the first single and check out their tour dates after the jump.

Love This Giant is a twelve song record and should showcase Byrne and Clark’s talents evenly.  Apparently, they split vocal duties down the middle and the album offers ten collaborative tracks and two written by each musician individually.  For those who want to check out this hot new outfit on the road, you can expect that together, St. Vincent and Byrne will play tracks off Love This Giant and that they concerts will also feature songs off their respective discographies.  Download their new track and check out the tour dates and album tracklisting below.

Love This Giant Tracklisting:
01 Who
02 Weekend in the Dust
03 Dinner for Two
04 Ice Age
05 I Am an Ape
06 The Forest Awakes
07 I Should Watch TV
08 Lazarus
09 Optimist
10 Lightning
11 The One Who Broke Your Heart (ft. The Dap-Kings and Antibalas)
12 Outside of Space & Time

St. Vincent and David Byrne Tour Dates:
09-15 Minneapolis, MN – State Theater
09-16 Milwaukee, WI – Riverside Theater
09-18 Chicago, IL – Chicago Theatre
09-20 Toronto, Ontario – Queen Elizabeth Theatre
09-21 Montreal, Quebec – Eglise St-Jean Baptiste (POP Montreal)
09-23 Boston, MA – Orpheum Theatre
09-25 New York, NY – Beacon Theater
09-26 New York, NY – Beacon Theater
09-27 Philadelphia, PA – Tower Theater
09-29 Brooklyn, NY – Williamsburg Park
09-30 N. Bethesda MD – The Music Center at Strathmore
10-02 Nashville, TN – Ryman Auditorium
10-03 Atlanta, GA – Cobb Energy Center
10-05 Austin, TX – Bass Concert Hall
10-06 Houston, TX – Hobby Center
10-07 Dallas, TX – McFarlin Memorial Auditorium (SMU)
10-10 San Diego, CA – Humphrey’s
10-11 Santa Barbara, CA – Arlington Theatre
10-12 Costa Mesa, CA – Segerstrom Theater for the Arts
10-13 Los Angeles, CA – Greek Theater
10-15 San Francisco, CA – Orpheum Theatre
10-17 Seattle, WA – 5th Avenue Theatre
10-18 Portland, OR – Arlene Schnitzer Auditorium
10-20 Vancouver, British Columbia – Centre in Vancouver for the Performing Arts

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