The Violent Femmes have announced tour dates for their newest tour to support their album, “We Can Do Anything,” due out March 4. The tour kicks off May 2 in Salt Lake City.

The tour is mostly sticking to the West Coast and runs for 17 days before ending in Missoula, MT.


In addition to their tour announcement and album release, the band will also appear on the Late Show with Stephen Colbert on Feb. 23 to perform the first single “Memory.” This appearance will mark their first television performance in 16 years.

The band tweeted a sneak peek of their performance on the Late Show and captioned it, “Sneak Peek! Tonight on @colbertlateshow and why yes, that is a @WeberGrills being used as a drum.”

Violent Femmes Tour Dates

May 2 Salt Lake City, UT—The Depot
May 3 Phoenix, AZ—Marquee Theatre
May 5 Las Vegas, NV—Brooklyn Bowl
May 6 San Diego, CA—Humphrey’s Concerts by the Bay
May 7 Los Angeles, CA—Orpheum Theatre
May 10 San Francisco, CA—The Fillmore
May 11 San Francisco, CA—The Fillmore
May 13 Portland, OR—Crystal Ballroom
May 14 Seattle, WA—Showbox at the Market
May 15 Vancouver, BC—Commodore Ballroom
May 17 Spokane, WA—Knitting Factory
May 18 Boise, ID—Knitting Factory
May 19 Missoula, MT—The Wilma

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