New Artwork & Tour Dates: Beirut

Beirut have released pictures of the artwork which will be used for their new album, The Rip Tide, due out on August 29th
It seems simplicity has won over this time, as they have opted for this…
Hmmm, not the most inventive album cover…
However, we’re more than certain that the music will make up for it!
Plus! Beirut have added more dates to their worldwide tour. See below for the new, revised list, including today’s venture to Hyde Park…

30-Jun London, UK – Hyde Park w/ Arcade Fire
03-Jul St. Gallen, Switzerland – Montreuz Jazz Fest
05-Jul Ferrara, Italy – Castello Piazza w/ The National
07-Jul Novisad, Serbia – EXIT Festival
09-Jul Trencin, Slovakia – Pohoda Festival
12-Jul Arles, France – Festival Les Suds
14-Jul Meco, Portugal – Super Bock Super Rock Festival
16-Jul Benicassim, Spain – Benicassim Festival
18-Jul Lyon, France – Festival Nuits De Fourviere
20-Jul Nyon, Switzerland – Paleo Festival
29-Jul Portland, US – State Theater
31-Jul Montreal, Canada – Osheaga
02-Aug Toronto, Canada – The Phoenix
04-Aug Toronto, Canada – The Phoenix w/ Owen Pallett
05-Aug Chicago, US – Lollapalooza
06-Aug Chicago, US – Lollapalooza
07-Aug Chicago, US – Lollapalooza
10-Aug Vancouver, Canada – Commodore
12-Aug Portland, US – Crystal Ballroom
14-Aug San Francisco, US – Outside Lands
02-Sep Dorset, UK – End of the Road
04-Sep Stradballyr, Ireland – Electric Picnic
06-Sep Manchester, UK – Academy
08-Sep Amsterdam, The Netherlands – Paradiso
12-Sep Paris, France – Olympia
14-Sep Brussels, Belgium – AB
16-Sep London, UK – Brixton Academy 
21-Sep New York, US – Terminal 5
22-Sep New York, US – Terminal 5
28-Sep Denver, US – Auditorium
04-Oct Los Angeles, US – Greek Theatre
09-Oct St. Louis, US – The Pageant
11-Oct Royal Oak, US – Royal Oak Music Hall
25-Oct Richmond, US – The National
27-Oct Atlanta, US – Variety Playhouse
29-Oct Austin, US – Stubbs Waller Creek
11-Nov Cincinnati, US – Bogarts
13-Nov Philadelphia, US – Electric Factory