The Killers ready to battle in Boston

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The Killers have revealed plans to return to the road before the end of the year to celebrate the release of their brand new album, Battle Born. The band will make their way to Boston for a performance at the Agganis Arena on Monday, December 17. Tickets for the show, which range in price from $33 to $63 and will feature a general admission floor, will go on sale Friday at 10 a.m. through Ticketmaster. Opening the show will be Tegan and Sara.

Released earlier this week, Battle Born is the Las Vegas rockers’ fourth studio effort and follow-up to 2008’s Day & Age. The band worked with a team of acclaimed producers for the new album including Steve Lillywhite, Damian Taylor, Brendan O’Brien, Stuart Price and Daniel Lanois. Fran Healy of Scottish rockers Travis co-wrote the song “Here with Me” with frontman Brandon Flowers. The video for lead single “Runaways” is streaming below.

The band celebrated the release of Battle Born with a show in New York that was streamed live on YouTube. Check it out here.

Tegan and Sara are gearing up for the release of a new album due in January. The duo’s last studio release was 2009’s Sainthood.

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