Diamond Rings tour dates, opening for OMD



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MVRemix Rock

Diamond Rings is proud to announce that he will be supporting British New Wave pioneers, Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark (OMD) through two strings of shows in April and July, which include Canadian dates in Vancouver and Toronto. Currently in the midst of his headlining Runaway Love tour in Western Canada, Diamond Rings has also confirmed a number of live dates at SXSW. He will bring his March tour to a rousing close at CMW in Toronto on March 22nd, where he will be performing alongside Metric, Matt Mays and Yukon Blonde at the SiriusXM Indie Awards. Further information and tickets are available via Diamond Rings’ official website.

The 2012 release of his sophomore album Free Dimensional was met with praise from fans and critics alike, earning Diamond Rings nominations at the SiriusXM Indie Awards for Artist of the Year and Male Artist of the Year. He made his network TV debut last fall, performing his first single I’m Just Me from the new album, on The Late Show With David Letterman, followed by a performance on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno. Rolling Stone also recently premiered an acoustic version of his second single from the album, Runaway Love.

Acclaim for Free Dimensional:

“EW Recommends” – Entertainment Weekly

“Diamond Rings Shine” – Billboard

“…it’s a must-download for us.” – MTV.com

“Smokey and glam” – Stereogum.com

“Hook after perfect pop hook” – TinyMixTapes

UPCOMING 2013 TOUR DATES

March 06 – Calgary, AB @ The Commonwealth
March 07 – Edmonton, AB @ The Starlite Room
March 08 – Saskatoon, SK @ Louis’ Pub
March 09 – Winnipeg, MB @ Pyramid
March 14 – Austin, TX – SXSW – Waterloo Records In-Store @ Waterloo Records – 1pm
March 14 – Austin, TX – SXSW – FILTER/Dickies Day Party @ Lustre Pearl – 4pm
March 14 – Austin, TX – SXSW – Express Showcase @ Austin Music Hall – 7:15pm
March 15 – Austin, TX – SXSW – Brooklyn Vegan Day Party @ Old Emo’s – 1:30pm
March 15 – Austin, TX – SXSW – Spotify House (DJ gig) @ Spotify House – 4-6pm
March 15 – Austin, TX – SXSW – VEVOtv Showcase (acoustic) @ Ghost Room – 8pm
March 22 – Toronto, ON @ Kool Haus – SiriusXM Indie Awards
April 5 – Vancouver, BC @ The Commodore *
April 6 – Seattle, WA @ The Showbox*
April 7 – Portland, OR @ Wonder Ballroom*
April 10 – Salt Lake City, UT @ The Depot*
April 12 – San Francisco, CA @ The Regency*
April 15 – Los Angeles, CA @ The Fonda Theatre*
July 7 – Ottawa, ON – Ottawa Bluesfest @ LeBreton Flats
July 11 – Toronto, ON @ The Danforth Music Hall*
July 12 – Philadelphia, PA @ Union Transfer*
July 13 – Washington, DC @ 9:30 Club*
July 15 – Boston, MA @ Paradise Club*
July 17 – New York, NY @ Terminal 5*
July 19 – Toronto, ON @ The Danforth Music Hall*
July 20 – Detroit, MI @ St. Andrew’s Hall*
July 22 – Minneapolis, MN @ Varsity Theatre*
July 23 – Chicago, IL @ Metro*
August 10 – Squamish, BC @ Squamish Valley Music Festival

*w/OMD


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