French Synthwave Outfit Carpenter Brut Announces North American Tour

Carpenter Brut, the mysterious French synthwave artist, will be returning to North America this Spring, following a brief 2016 Fall trek with Ghost and a pair of sold out headlining dates (Chicago’s Double Door and San Francisco’s DNA Lounge).

The 14-day outing finds the project, which grows to a trio in live settings, with dates at New York’s Schimanski and Los Angeles’ Union, along with a stop at SXSW. Tickets are on-sale now and dates are listed below! 

“I like the concept of bands like Ghost or Daft Punk. If anonymity is well kept, it makes the concept strong,” explained Carpenter Brut in an interview with Diabolique Magazine, he also discussed the approach go live performances “We are three people on stage. There is a drummer, a guitarist and I’m on keyboards. We have a visual background of cool and cheesy old school movies.”

March 8Boston, MABrighton Music Hall

March 9New York, NYSchimanski

March 10Montreal, QCTheatre Fairmount

March 11Toronto, ONVelvet Underground

March 12Chicago, ILThalia Hall

March 14Nashville, TNExit/In

March 15Atlanta, GATerminal West

March 17Austin, TXSXSW

March 19Vancouver, BCFortune Sound Club

March 20Seattle, WAHighline

March 21Portland, ORStar Theater

March 22Boise, IDTreefort Music Festival

March 24San Francisco, CAGreat American Music Hall

March 25Los Angeles, CAUnion