The Kooks announce North American dates

The Kooks announce North American dates

After the May 19 release of The Best Of…So Far, a collection of their greatest hits, UK band, The Kooks announce today that they will embark on a fall tour across North America. Kicking off October 2 in Toronto, the run brings the band through the U.S. and Canada, including stops at Terminal 5 in New York City on October 5 and The Wiltern in Los Angeles on October 19. Full routing can be found below.

This tour announcement follows the news that The Kooks’ first two albums, Inside In/Inside Out and Konk,will be reissued on vinyl on August 11.

Of the band’s journey so far, lead singer Luke Pritchard says, “It’s been the greatest pleasure to work, travel, fight, hate and love the best and most talented people I’ve met in my life. It’s the greatest job in the world and we don’t intend to stop any time soon.”

Since the quartet formed in 2006 with their debut Inside In/Inside Out, the Brighton-based four-piece have released three additional studio albums, and a number of world tours.

The Kooks

Oct 2 Toronto, ON @ Danforth Music Hall
Oct 3 Philadephia, PA @ Electric Factory
Oct 4 Washington, DC @ Lincoln Theatre
Oct 6 New York, NY @ Terminal 5
Oct 7 Brooklyn, NY @ Brooklyn Steel
Oct 8 New Haven, CT @ College Street
Oct 9 Boston, MA @ House of Blues
Oct 11 Chicago, IL @ Vic Theatre
Oct 13 Portland, OR @ Roseland
Oct 14 Seattle, WA @ Showbox Market
Oct 16 San Francisco, CA @ The Warfield
Oct 17 Sacramento @ Ace of Spades
Oct 19 Los Angeles, CA @ The Wiltern
Oct 20 San Diego @ North Park
Oct 21 Santa Ana @ Observatory


1. Naïve
2. Always Where I Need To Be
3. Junk Of The Heart (Happy)
4. Bad Habit
5. She Moves In Her Own Way
6. Shine On
7 Seaside
8 Down
9. Sofa Song
10. Is It Me
11. You Don’t Love Me
12. Forgive & Forget
13. Ooh La
14. Sway
15. Eddie’s Gun
16. Matchbox
17. Be Who You Are – Alternative Intro
18. Broken Vow
19. Naïve (The Him 2017 Remix) (*Digital only)