The Shins team up with Spoon for a handful of special shows, culminating at Red Rocks
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Indie rock icons The Shins and Spoon are teaming up for a handful of dates this fall culminating in a show at Red Rocks Amphitheatre. Both The Shins and Spoon are touring in support of new, critically acclaimed albums, Heartworms and Hot Thoughts respectively. The four-city run gets underway September 30 at the Greek Theatre in Berkley, California. The band will then hit San Diego and Phoenix ahead of their Red Rocks play on October 5.

A special pre-sale for the Red Rocks show will begin Thursday, April 13 at 10:00 a.m. MST. General on-sales get underway Friday April 14 at 10:00 a.m. MST. Follow this link for The Shins and Spoon Red Rocks tickets. You can find a full list of The Shins and Spoon dates below.

Major music media outlets have lauded both The Shins’ Heartworms and Spoon’s Hot Thoughts as some of the bands’ best work to date. You can watch James Mercer performing the Heartworms track “The Fear” above. Also be sure to check out the video of Spoon performing the title track from Hot Thoughts at this year’s SXSW below.

The Shins and Spoon tour dates:

Sept. 30 - Berkeley CA - Greek Theater
Oct. 1 - San Diego CA - Cal Coast Credit Union (OAT)
Oct. 3 - Phoenix AZ - Comerica Theater
Oct. 5 - Denver CO - Red Rocks Amphitheatre (Click here for tickets)