August 15 of this summer brings the 20th anniversary of Garbage’s 1995 self-titled debut record, an album that sold four million copies and spawned still-scorching singles like “Stupid Girl,” “Only Happy When It Rains,” “Queer,” and our personal favorite, “Vow.” After first announcing two anniversary shows slated for London and France later this year, the celebration has now expanded into a full-on North American and European tour.
And it comes to Boston’s Orpheum Theatre on October 21.
“We’ll be playing the entire record front to back for the first time ever,” says the band in a statement. “We hope all our fans will come join with us to celebrate.”
Watch a tour teaser video below, as well as the full list of tour dates, which kicks off October 6 in San Diego and concludes November 14 in Scotland.
Closer to the album’s anniversary, Garbage will also release a special 20-year edition of the record, which will be re-mastered and feature remixes and previously unreleased versions of songs from the debut. Tickets to the shows listed below will go on sale Friday, June 12; check garbage.com for additional ticketing information. Torres will support on the U.S. dates and Dutch Uncles will support in Europe.
GARBAGE US TOUR
October 6, 2015 San Diego, CA Humphrey’s Concerts By the Bay
October 7, 2015 Oakland, CA Fox Theater
October 8, 2015 Los Angeles, CA Greek Theatre
October 10, 2015 Las Vegas, NV Blvd Pool @ Cosmopolitan Hotel
October 13, 2015 Houston, TX Bayou Music Center
October 14, 2015 Austin, TX Stubb’s Waller Creek Amphitheater
October 15, 2015 Dallas, TX South Side Ballroom
October 17, 2015 Chicago, IL The Riviera Theatre
October 18, 2015 Madison, WI Orpheum
October 19, 2015 Royal Oak, MI Royal Oak Theater
October 21, 2015 Boston, MA Orpheum
October 23, 2015 Westbury, NY The Space @ Westbury
October 24, 2015 Brooklyn, NY Kings Theater
October 26, 2015 Toronto, ON Phoenix Concert Theatre
October 28, 2015 Washington, DC 9:30 Club
October 29, 2015 Washington, DC 9:30 Club
GARBAGE EUROPEAN TOUR
October 31, 2015 Cologne, Germany Palladium
November 2, 2015 Copenhagen, Denmark Store Vega
November 4, 2015 Tillburg, Holland 013
November 5, 2015 Brussels, Belgium Forest National
November 7, 2015 Paris, France Zenith
November 8, 2015 London, UK Brixton Academy
November 9, 2015 London, UK Brixton Academy
November 11, 2015 Moscow, Russia Crocus City Hall*
November 13, 2015 Manchester, UK Academy
November 14, 2015 Edinburgh, UK Usher Hall