The Shins to play the Wang Theatre

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The Shins have have revealed plans for a nationwide tour in support of the their forthcoming album, Port Of Morrow. Led by mastermind James Mercer, the indie rockers will make their way to Massachusetts for a performance at the Citi Wang Theatre on Friday, May 4. Tickets for the show, which range in price from $29.50 to $45, will go on sale Friday at 10 a.m. through Telecharge.

Port Of Morrow, The Shins’ fourth studio effort and first since 2007’s Wincing the Night Away, will hit stores on March 20. It will be released through Mercer’s new record label Aural Apothecary. Co-produced by Mercer and Greg Kurstin (Red Hot Chili Peppers, Foster The People), Port Of Morrow features lead single “Simple Song”. The video for the song is streaming below.

For the upcoming tour, Mercer will lead a Shins lineup of Yuuki Matthews (bass), Jessica Dobson (guitar), Richard Swift (keyboards) and Joe Plummer (drums).

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