Sonic Youth Celebrating ‘Daydream Nation’ On Stage
Sonic Youth will perform its landmark 1988 album, “Daydream Nation,” in its entirety at several worldwide shows this summer. The first will be July 13 in Chicago as part of the Pitchfork Music Festival, in collaboration with ATP’s Don’t Look Back Series.
The band will also play Berkeley, Calif., Los Angeles and three shows in London; more dates will be added, according to a spokesperson. Previously announced was a June 2 “Daydream Nation” set at Spain’s Primavera festival.
In addition, a long-awaited 20th anniversary edition of “Daydream Nation” is due in June. The set will feature a host of rarities associated with the period in which “Daydream” was recorded.
Sonic Youth begins a world tour April 17 in Osaka, Japan.