Kentucky’s Cage the Elephant has just extended their current U.S. tour with dates stretching into late June, taking the quintet out through the Midwest and Left Coast. Appearances have also been confirmed for the annual KROQ Weenie Roast, Live 105′s BFD festival in Shoreline, CA, the KJEE Summer Roundup in Santa Barbara, and Milwaukee’s Summerfest. Current single “In One Ear” continues to chart well, and is currently sitting at #16 at alternative radio.

In other news, the group is currently marking its one-year anniversary on the Billboard 200 chart with 2008′s Cage the Elephant, and reaching the one million milestone in digital sales from the album’s three hits “Ain’t No Rest for the Wicked,” “Back Against the Wall” and “In One Ear.”

The tour dates are:
*New dates in bold
5/12      New Orleans, LA @ House of Blues                           
5/14      St. Petersburg, FL@  State Theatre                          
5/15      Fort Lauderdale, FL @ Culture Room     
5/16      Orlando, FL @ Club Firestone    
5/18      Jacksonville Beach, FL @ Freebird Live                
5/20     Johnson City, TN @ Capone’s                     
5/21      Norfolk, VA @ The NorVa                            
5/22      Washington DC @ DC101 Chili Cook-Off – RFK Stadium                   
5/29      Noblesville, IN @ X103’s May Day Festival – Verizon Wireless Music Center  
6/3        San Luis Obispo, CA @ Cal Poly State University (private show)
6/5        Irvine, CA @ KROQ Weenie Roast – Verizon Wireless Amphitheater

6/6        Shoreline, CA @ Live 105 BFD – Shoreline Amphitheatre
6/8        Las Vegas, NV @ Wasted Space
6/9        San Diego, CA @ House of Blues
6/10      Tucson, AZ @ Rialto Theater
6/12      Santa Barbara, CA @ KJEE Summer Roundup – Santa Barbara Bowl
6/13      San Jose, CA @ Blank Club

6/14      Reno, NV @ Knitting Factory
6/16      Portland, OR @ Crystal Ballroom
6/17      Seattle, WA @ Showbox at the Market
6/18      Spokane, WA @ Knitting Factory
6/20      Salt Lake City, UT @ The Depot
6/21      Denver, CO @ Ogden Theatre
6/22      Colorado Springs, CO @ Black Sheep
6/24      Kansas City, MO @ Beaumont Club
6/25      St. Louis, MO @ The Pageant
6/26      Milwaukee, WI @ Summerfest - Henry Maier Festival Park’s Marcus
6/28      Minneapolis, MN @ First Avenue
6/29      Omaha, NE @ The Waiting Room
6/30      Des Moines, IA @ People’s Court



  2. hi, my name is becca, and i was wondering if these dates are in 2011, cuz i live in colorado and i wanna see them at the black sheep, so was wondering if you could give me any more information? email me at i would really appreciate it thanks.