North Carolina-based electronic-pop duo Sylvan Esso has detailed the first leg of its 2022 tour. The group made its announcement on Tuesday after a Monday night appearance on Jimmy Kimmel Live.

Sylvan Esso will use Birmingham, AL as a launchpad on May 11th, staging a performance at Avondale Brewing Company. From there, the tour will work through The Fillmore in New Orleans, LA (5/12); Orlando, FL’s House of Blues (5/14); Jannus Live in Tampa, FL (5/15); Greenfield Lake Amphitheatre in Wilmington, NC (5/16); and Firefly Distillery in Charleston, SC (5/17).

On May 19th–21st, Sylvan Esso will host a hometown residency at Durham Athletic Park in North Carolina. The three-night run will see support from Moses Sumney and Vagabon on the 19th, Yo La Tengo and Indigo De Souza on the 20th, and Little Brother and Mr. Twin Sister on the 21st. A show at The National in Richmond, VA (5/23) will set up stops at Beak and Skiff Apple Orchard in Ithaca, NY (5/24); Thompson’s Point in Portland, ME (5/26); and a slot at Wilco‘s Solid Sound Festival in North Adams, MA (5/27–5/29). Also on the group’s 2022 schedule is a spot at Electric Forest in Rothbury, MI (6/23–6/26).

Tickets for all newly-announced tour dates will go on sale this Friday, February 11th, at 10 a.m. local. Scroll down for a full list of tour dates and click here for purchase options.

On Monday night, Sylvan Esso made an appearance on Jimmy Kimmel Live. The one-song performance saw members Amelia Meath and Nick Sanborn deliver a take on “Ferris Wheel” from the duo’s 2020 album, Free Love. Watch Sylvan Esso’s performance via the video player below and head here for more clips from the show.

Sylvan Esso – “Ferris Wheel” – Jimmy Kimmel Live

Sylvan Esso 2022 Tour Dates

5/11 – Birmingham, AL – Avondale Brewing Company
5/12 – New Orleans, LA – The Fillmore
5/14 – Orlando, FL – House of Blues
5/15 – Tampa, FL – Jannus Live
5/16 – Wilmington, NC – Greenfield Lake Amphitheater
5/17 – Charleston, SC – Firefly Distillery
5/19 – Durham, NC – Durham Athletic Park +
5/20 – Durham, NC – Durham Athletic Park # SOLD OUT
5/21 – Durham, NC – Durham Athletic Park @
5/23 – Richmond, VA – The National
5/24 – Ithaca, NY – Beak and Skiff Apple Orchard
5/26 – Portland, ME – Thompson’s Point
5/27-29 – North Adams, MA – Solid Sound Festival
6/23-26 – Rothbury, MI – Electric Forest Festival

+ w/ Moses Sumney and Vagabon
# w/ Yo La Tengo and Indigo De Souza
@ w/ Little Brother and Mr. Twin Sister

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