Since 2008, Crystal Stilts’ Brad Hargett and JB Townshend have been taking their dream of a perfect pop act to the masses, building up a frenzied audience along the way. Here’s your chance to hear songs from their upcoming album, In Love With Oblivion, out April 12, 2011 on Slumberland, before they have to take on arena tours.

Sat-Apr-16        New York, NY            Le Poisson Rouge #

Sun-Apr-17    Brooklyn, NY            Music Hall of Williamsburg #

Sat-Apr-23    Raleigh, NC            Kings Barcade

Mon-Apr-25    Birmingham, AL        Bottletree

Tue-Apr-26    New Orleans, LA        Circle Bar

Thu-Apr-28    Houston, TX            Fitzgeralds (upstairs)

Fri-Apr-29    Austin, TX            Austin Psych Fest 4 at Seaholm Powerplant

Sat-Apr-30    Dallas, TX                Club Dada

Tue-May-03    Phoenix, AZ            Rhythm Room

Wed-May-04    San Diego, CA            Casbah

Thu-May-05    Santa Barbara, CA        TBD

Fri-May-06    Los Angeles, CA        Natural History Museum

Sat-May-07    San Francisco, CA        Rickshaw Stop

Sun-May-08    Sacramento, CA        The Hub

Tue-May-10    Portland, OR            Mississippi Studios

Wed-May-11    Seattle, WA            The Crocodile

Thu-May-12    Vancouver, BC            Biltmore

Fri-May-13    Kennwick, WA            Red Room

Sat-May-14    Boise, ID                Colorcube

Sun-May-15    Salt Lake City, UT        Urban Lounge

Mon-May-16    Denver, CO            Larimer Lounge

Wed-May-18    Minneapolis, MN        7th Street Entry

Thu-May-19    Madison, WI            High Noon

Fri-May-20    Chicago, IL            Empty Bottle

Sat-May-21    Detroit, MI            Magic Stick

Sun-May-22    Toronto, ON            Sneaky Dees

# = w/ Spectrum