by Polyvinyl Tours

Influential post-hardcore outfit Braid has announced a run of August dates including East Coast shows two shows in New York City as well as a run of California dates. The East Coast shows will include support from Aficionado while Piebald vocalist Travis Shettel's newish band TS & and the Past Haunts will cover the West Coast. The band also recently confirmed a show at The Fest XI in Gainesville, FL.

Braid released Closer to Closed in 2011.

August 9, 2012New York, NYBowery BallroomBraid, Aficionado
August 10, 2012Philadelphia, PAUnion TransferBraid, Aficionado
August 11, 2012Brooklyn, NYMusic Hall of WilliamsburgBraid, Aficionado
August 12, 2012Cambridge, MAMiddle EastBraid, Aficionado
August 16, 2012San Diego, CAThe IrenicBraid, TS & The Past Haunts,
August 17, 2012Pomona, CAThe Glass HouseBraid, TS & The Past Haunts,
August 18, 2012West Hollywood, CAThe TroubadourBraid, TS & The Past Haunts,
August 19, 2012San Francisco, CASlim'sBraid, TS & The Past Haunts,