listen to Kurt Vile ‘Smoke Ring For My Halo’ now

As we speak, our friends at NPR Music are sharing ‘Smoke Ring For The Halo’ with the world (it’s in stores next Tuesday). Head on over there to listen to the entire album, and don’t forget to pre-order the album now to receive a 15% discount.

And as we’ve mentioned, Kurt’s about to engage in some heavy touring this Spring with an in-store tour that commences tomorrow:

03/01 Boston, MA – Newbury Comics (Newbury Street store)
03/02 Washington, DC – Red Onion Records and Books
03/02 Baltimore, MD – Sound Garden
03/04 Philadelphia, PA – AKA Music
03/08 Brooklyn, NY – Academy LPs (with Northampton Wools)
03/08 New York, NY – Generation Records
03/08 New York, NY – Other Music
03/10 Ithaca, NY – Castaways  (with J Mascis)
03/11 Toronto, Ontario – The Great Hall (Canadian Music Fest)  (with J Mascis)
03/12 Kingston, Ontario – The Mansion
03/13 Burlington, VT – Monkey House
03/14 Milford, CT – Daniel Street
03/19 Austin, TX – Ground Control Showcase at Auditorium Shores (SXSW)
03/22 Brattleboro, MA – Headroom Stages  (with J Mascis)
03/23 Philadelphia, PA – World Cafe Live  (with J Mascis)
03/24 New York, NY – Mercury Lounge  (with J Mascis)
03/25 Brooklyn, NY – Music Hall of Williamsburg  (with J Mascis)
03/26 Boston, MA – Brighton Music Hall  (with J Mascis)
03/28 Red Hook, NY – Bard College
03/29 Pittsburgh, PA – Andy Warhol Museum
03/30 Cleveland Heights, OH – Grog Shop  (with J Mascis)
03/31 Ann Arbor, MI – Blind Pig  (with J Mascis)
04/01 Chicago, IL – Subterranean  (with J Mascis)
04/02 Minneapolis, MN – 7th Street Entry  (with J Mascis)
04/03 Iowa City, IA – The Mill
04/05 Gambier, OH – Kenyon College
04/06 Nashville, TN – The End
04/07 Atlanta, GA – The Earl  (with J Mascis)
04/08 Athens, GA – Melting Point  (with J Mascis)
04/09 Asheville, NC – Grey Eagle  (with J Mascis)
04/10 Carrboro, NC – Cat’s Cradle  (with J Mascis)
04/21 Los Angeles, CA – The Echo
04/22 San Francisco, CA – Bottom of the Hill
04/23 Portland, OR – Bunk Bar
04/24 Seattle, WA – Sunset Tavern
04/25 Vancouver, British Columbia – Waldorf Hotel
05/11 Berlin, Germany – Festaal Kreuzberg
05/15 Utrecht, Netherlands – Tivoli
05/19 London, England – Corsica Studios
05/20 Liverpool, England – Sound City Festival
05/21 Glasgow, Scotland – Stag & Dagger Festival @ Captains Rest
05/25-29 Barcelona, Spain – Primavera Sound Festival
06/30-7-3 Roskilde, Denmark – Roskilde Festival

photo borrowed from maryrehak‘s flickr