Bright Eyes unveils 2022 tour schedule


Bright Eyes have announced that they’ll be heading out on the road for a run of US shows next year.

The band – comprised of Conor Oberst, Mike Mogis and Nate Walcot – will hit the road for a 13-date tour throughout the midwest, southeast, and east coast, starting in Minnesota on March 23 and ending in Virginia on April 10.

Bright Eyes have partnered with Plus1, a nonprofit organisation that helps to unlock funding and building visibility for high-impact social and environmental justice initiatives, to give $1 from every ticket sold on the tour to the Downtown Women’s Center in Los Angeles.

Bright Eyes spring 2022 US tour dates:

MARCH 2022

23 – St. Paul, MN – Palace Theatre

24 – Milwaukee, WI – The Riverside Theater

25 – Madison, WI – The Sylvee

26 – Chicago, IL – Chicago Theatre

30 – St. Louis, MO – The Pageant

31 – Louisville, KY – Paristown Hall

APRIL 2022

1 – Nashville, TN – Ryman Auditorium

3 – Columbus, OH – Express Live!

5 – Pittsburgh, PA – Stage AE

7 – Boston, MA – Roadrunner

8 – Philadelphia, PA – The Met

9 – Washington, DC – The Anthem

10 – Norfolk, VA – The NorVa

News of the spring tour comes after Bright Eyes hit the road for the first time in over a decade this past summer, in support of their latest album, 2020’s ‘Down In The Weeds, Where The World Once Was’.

In a four-star review of album, NME‘s Andrew Trendell said ‘Down In The Weeds, Where The World Once Was’ sees the alt-folk vanguard “explore gut-wrenching heartbreak with their trademark honesty and an increased appetite for eclecticism”.