TV on the Radio have just confirmed a September 23rd release date for Dear Science, their hotly anticipated follow-up to 2006′s Return to Cookie Mountain. Live dates have also been scheduled for the month of September to formally introduce the record to audiences. Miles Benjamin Anthony Robinson and The Dirtbombs have been selected as openers for the trek.

9/5: Roseland Theater; Portland, Oregon*
9/6: Showbox; Seattle, Washington*
9/12: Knitting Factory Concert House; Boise, Idaho*
9/13: In the Venue; Salt Lake City, Utah*
9/14: Monolith Festival at Red Rocks; Morrison, Colorado
9/19: San Diego Street Scene Festival; San Diego, California
9/20: Treasure Island Festival; San Francisco, California
10/10: Electric Factory; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania+
10/11: Lupos; Providence, Rhode Island+
10/13 Wilbur Theatre; Boston, Massachusetts+
10/14: Masonic Temple; Brooklyn, New York
10/15: Masonic Temple; Brooklyn, New York
10/18: Bogarts; Cincinnati, Ohio+
10/19 Vogue Theatre; Indianapolis, Indiana+
10/20: First Ave; Minneapolis, Minnesota+
10/21: First Ave; Minneapolis, Minnesota+
10/22: Riviera; Chicago, Illinois+
10/24: Voodoo Festival; New Orleans, Louisiana+
10/25: Tabernacle; Atlanta, Georgia+
10/26: Bijou Theatre; Knoxville, Tennessee+
10/28: Lakewood Theatre; Dallas, Texas+
10/30: Stubbs; Austin, Texas+
10/31: Diamond Ballroom; Oklahoma City, Oklahoma+
11/6: Wiltern; Los Angeles, California+

* Miles Benjamin Anthony Robinson to open
+ The Dirtbombs to open